McNicholas & McNicholas

Representative Successes

The attorneys at McNicholas & McNicholas, LLP have tried more than 300 trials to verdict and obtained multimillion dollar results for our clients. The firm has received some of the largest results in the history of California in our areas of practice. Below are some notable case results.

Additionally, we regularly partner and co-counsel with other attorneys throughout California and across the country, and have paid more than $25 million in referrals in a variety of cases. Click here to discuss a case or learn more about our referral/attorney partnerships.

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  • Aviation
  • Catastrophic Injury
  • Class Actions
  • Construction Accidents
  • Employment and Civil Rights
  • Mass Habitability and Nuisance
  • Motorcycle Accidents
  • Premises Liability
  • Product Liability
  • Railroad and Mass Transit Accident
  • Sexual Abuse / Harassment
  • Spinal / Brain / Burn / Birth Injuries
  • Wrongful Death
Car Crash Award

$3,900,000 Retaliation Award for LAPD Veteran

Retaliation Award

Los Angeles Police Department veteran fired in retaliation for testifying in a Fair Labor Standards trial.


Car Crash Award

$3,600,000 Discrimination Award for LAPD Employee

Discrimination Award

Los Angeles Police Department K9 Bomb Unit dog handler retaliated against for standing up for the lone female in the Unit who was harassed and discriminated against.


Car Crash Award

$3,590,000 Discrimination Award for LAPD Employee

Discrimination Award

Japanese-American officer recovered against Los Angeles Police Department K9 Unit for harassment, discrimination and retaliation. 


Fatal Truck Accident

$3,297,000 Fatal Truck Accident Award

Fatal Truck Accident

Death of decedent in a loading dock by an 18-wheel truck.


Farm Labor

$3,150,000 Toxic Exposure Settlement

Toxic Exposure

Settlement for farm laborers exposed to a soil fumigant during a single application causing acute symptoms.


Train Derailment

$3,000,000 Train Derailment Award

Train Derailment

Result from a derailment injuring an employee.


Car Crash Award

$3,000,000 Retaliated Against for Whistleblowing

Retaliated Against for Whistleblowing

McNicholas & McNicholas, LLP obtained judgments from the City of Los Angeles on behalf of six firefighters who were retaliated against after blowing the whistle on LAFD’s dangerous and unlawful building inspections.


Car Crash Award

$2,750,000 Verdict for LAFD Employee Who Was Retaliated Against for Whistleblowing

Retaliated Against for Whistleblowing

After a 12-day trial, secured a $2.75 million unanimous verdict on behalf of a Los Angeles Fire Department (LAFD) employee who experienced retaliation after disclosing potential grant fraud and abuse.


Car Accident Head Injury

$2,750,000 for Person Injured In Car Accident

Injured In Car Accident

Plaintiff suffered a head injury when another driver ran a red light and T-boned the plaintiff’s car. 


Truck Repairs

$2,600,000 Truck Accident Award

Truck Accident

Represented truck driver against two entities that repaired a portion of his truck that didn’t operate properly causing head injury. 


Car Crash Award

$2,300,000 Gender Discrimination Verdict for LAPD Employee

Gender Discrimination

Obtained verdict in favor of a female officer denied a position on elite police squad; Found all male SWAT team of Los Angeles Police Department liable for gender discrimination.


Sexual Harassment PD

$2,300,000 Verdict for Sexual Harassment that Led to Pre-Term Labor

Sexual Harassment

Female Los Angeles Police Department officer who was subjected to sexual harassment.