$9,800,000 Trucking AccidentThe Padberg, Corrigan & Appelbaum obtained a $9,800,000 settlement for a 21-year old woman who was permanently paralized when the vehicle in which she was a passenger was rear-ended by a tractor-trailer on Interstate 44 in Pacific, Franklin County, Missouri. The tractor-trailer struck the pickup truck in which the young woman was riding, causing it to overturn and partially ejecting her. She fractured her neck, was placed on life support and was in a coma for several months. Thereafter, she was transferred to a rehab hospital where she remained for 6 months. The attorneys at Padberg, Corrigan & Appelbaum filed a lawsuit in federal district court against the owner of the truck and the truck driver. After numerous depositions of expert witnesses, witnesses to the accident and all parties involved, a settlement for $9,800,000 was reached one week prior to trial. The settlement will provide the young woman with sufficient funds to pay for her medical and personal needs for the rest of her life....Read More
$4,850,000.00 Medical Malpractice$4,850,000.00 settlement in a medical malpractice lawsuit for an eight-year old girl who sustained a brain injury due to the negligent medical treatment by a hospital and her treating doctors, including her pediatrician and a geneticist, when there was a misdiagnosis of congenital hypothyroidism and as a result of the hospital losing her Newborn Screen Test which tests for congenital hypothyroidism...Read More
$4,500,000.00 Construction Site Injury$4,500,000.00 settlement for construction worker partially paralyzed when struck in the head by a falling beam....Read More
Personal Injury“Personal Injury” is a general term applied to an area of the law (also known as “tort” law) which allows an injured person to sue in a private action to be compensated for injuries suffered by them through the negligence or recklessness of another party. Injuries are not limited to physical injuries. Virtually every case we handle at Padberg & Corrigan involves personal injury of some type. The practice areas that are listed on our site are examples of specific types of personal injury actions we handle regularly. We have handled hundreds of other personal injury actions that may not necessarily fit neatly into those specific categories. We would encourage you to tell us your story if you believe you have been injured in some way. A successful client in a personal injury suit may recover money damages for such things as medical expenses, property damage, emotional distress, pain and suffering, loss of consortium or companionship, lost wages, costs and attorney fees, and lost future earnings, depending on the circumstances of the case. Read More
Automobile AccidentsMotor vehicle accidents often result in serious injuries. Whether bad drivers or shoddy roads are to blame, tens of thousands of people in the United States are injured or killed every year in auto accidents. While money can’t restore health or return a loved one to a grieving family, it can help alleviate some of the financial pressures. In addition to medical bills and lost past and future income, victims can also seek damages for pain and suffering and property. However, it is important to see a Missouri automobile accident attorney as soon as possible after an auto accident so that witnesses can be interviewed while their memory is still fresh and evidence from the scene of the collision and the vehicles can be collected before it is destroyed. The Padberg & Corrigan Law Firm is made up of attorneys with a great deal of experience in car accident cases, who are committed to obtaining the best result for their clients. There are a number of St. Louis car accident lawyers but only a few can match the success and experience of The Padberg Corrigan & Appelbaum Law Firm. See Our Case Victories
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After the death of our father in a tragic motorcycle accident we called the lawyers at The Padberg Corrigan & Appelbaum law firm. Everyone on the staff was very compassionate about our painful situation. We can’t thank everyone enough for all of your hard work and dedication. Nothing will bring our father back but knowing that we had such caring and competent attorneys on our side made things a lot easier.
After being hit in a head-on collision by another driver, I contacted the lawyers at The Padberg & Corrigan law firm for representation. They were all so thoughtful and courteous and always available to answer my questions. l am extremely satisfied with the results of my case and would recommend The Padberg & Corrigan Law Firm to anyone looking for great representation.
l want to thank Michael P. Corrigan and the staff at The Padberg & Corrigan law firm for all of the time and effort they put into my workers’ compensation case. l feel like the firm did an excellent job in handling my claim and obtained fair compensation for my injuries.
I hired The Padberg & Corrigan Law Firm to represent me in a personal injury car accident case. The attorneys at The Padberg & Corrigan Law Firm are very caring and compassionate. All of my phone calls were returned promptly. I am very pleased with the settlement that I received for my injuries from the motor vehicle collision. I will recommend The Padberg & Corrigan Law Firm to all of my family and friends if they need a personal injury attorney.
Throughout my relationship with The Padberg & Corrigan Law Firm in the handling of my construction site injury case, the attorneys exhibited tremendous amounts of legal knowledge, skill and commitment. Matt Padberg and Mike Corrigan and their staff were always kind, responsive and professional. I would recommend The Padberg & Corrigan Law Firm to any potential client to handle a personal injury claim.
The attorneys at The Padberg & Corrigan Law Firm did an excellent job in representing me in my personal injury case that resulted from a car crash. Mike Corrigan handled my claim and he was very aggressive in obtaining the insurance policy limits from the driver that caused the accident. I trust Mike Corrigan completely and in the end, I was extremely satisfied with his representation in my case.
I hired The Padberg & Corrigan Law Firm to represent my daughter who was involved in a car accident and sustained a serious brain injury. The Padberg & Corrigan Law Firm did an excellent job in handling the case. The firm understands the legal, medical, emotional, financial and personal difficulties that clients face with severe brain injuries and their ability to help clients through the process is unmatched. We trusted The Padberg & Corrigan Law Firm and in the end, were extremely satisfied with the results of the case. Thank you again.
I would like to thank The Padberg & Corrigan Law Firm for handling my car accident claim. I was involved in a rear-end motor vehicle collision and sustained a serious injury to my shoulder. I underwent shoulder surgery to repair a torn rotator cuff. When the other driver’s insurance company refused to make a fair settlement offer, the attorneys at The Padberg & Corrigan Law Firm filed a lawsuit on my behalf against the other driver and the insurance company. After preparing the case for trial, the insurance company made a fair and reasonable settlement offer and my claim settled. I am very happy with the hard work that The Padberg & Corrigan Law Firm performed on my behalf and I would highly recommend them to anyone who has a personal injury claim.
I was involved in a motor vehicle accident while driving a dump truck on the job and was struck by another motorist head on. The impact caused my dump truck to overturn. I was flown by helicopter from the scene of the collision to an area hospital. The lawyers at The Padberg & Corrigan Law Firm handled my workers’ compensation claim and my personal injury claim against the driver that caused the collision. The attorneys at The Padberg & Corrigan Law Firm did an excellent job in handling my claims and obtained fair compensation for my injuries.
I was involved in a motor vehicle collision with a semi-truck. I was driving my pickup truck to work near Festus, Missouri when a tractor-trailer driver working for a trucking company failed to stop at a stop sign and crashed into my pickup truck. The impact was very hard and caused me to hit my head on the windshield. After the accident, I underwent surgery to repair a herniated disc in my neck. The insurance company for the 18-wheeler trucking company refused to treat me fairly. I hired the lawyers with The Padberg & Corrigan Law Firm. The Padberg & Corrigan Law Firm attorneys are experienced in handling cases involving commercial motor vehicles and tractor-trailer accidents. After a lawsuit was filed, the insurance company for the tractor-trailer company offered a fair settlement to compensate me for my permanent injuries. I would like to thank the lawyers at The Padberg & Corrigan Law Firm for fighting for me against the trucking company and now I am able to not worry about paying my bills that I incurred after I was off work following the accident.
We want to thank Michael P. Corrigan and the staff at The Padberg & Corrigan Law firm for the time, work and effect they put into our automobile accident case. Everyone was courteous, professional and understanding and we’re very pleased with the results they obtained for us.