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April ’21 – Last month, Warnken, LLC Recovered in Excess of $1 Million for 19 Injured Clients

Warnken, LLC once again recovered in excess of one million dollars for our injured clients last month. 19 cases in total produced recoveries of $1,125,709.95

When thinking about a personal injury, workers’ compensation, slip and fall or car crash case – no two cases are the exact same.  Just because Warnken, LLC was successful in one personal injury case doesn’t mean success in your case is assured. The injuries, the lost wages, the medicals, and the insurance coverage are just a few of the variables that go into figuring out the value of an injury case. We never promise specific results or specific numbers – no honest lawyer should. However, we promise our best efforts. Also, you don’t pay our fee or expenses, unless you win.  Remember, from the insurance company perspective, one of the most important things that goes into how much they’re going to pay is the quality of the plaintiff’s lawyer.  You should seek out the best personal injury lawyer for your case.

Please see last month’s results below.

  • Body Part(s): Back, Neck and Shoulder
  • Amount: $16,000.00
  • Our client was in a car accident.  (A motor vehicle collision or crash is the more appropriate term as crashes, unfortunately, generally have someone at fault.). Our client treated with medication and therapy.
  • Body Part(s): Shoulder
  • Injury: Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Amount: $111,600.00
  • Claimant was at work moving a patient when they sustained injury to the shoulder. Claimant was treated with surgery and physical therapy.
  • Body Part(s): Pelvis
  • Injury: Pelvis fracture and injuries to the wrist, ribs, and back.
  • Amount: $165,915.45
  • Claimant was in a motor vehicle accident during the course of employment. Claimant was treated with diagnostic testing, pain medications, two surgeries and physical therapy.  This recovery represents the workers’ compensation aspect of the case.
  • Body Part(s): Hand
  • Injury: Fracture
  • Amount: $8,415.00
  • Body Part(s): Back
  • Injury: Massive left L5-S1 disc herniation
  • Amount: $65,100
  • Claimant sustained injury lifting 50 lbs metal tubing.? Was hospitalized and underwent emergency hemilaminectomy and Ls-S1 recurrent diskectomy.? Five months later, injured worker underwent L4-L5 posterior lumbar interbody fusion and decompression of the nerve roots at L3-L4 and L4-L5. Claimant returned to work with same employer in same position.?
  • Body Part(s): Back
  • Injury: lumbar sprain/strain
  • Amount: $16,200
  • Claimant was working as law enforcement officer in a horse mounted unit.? While mucking out a stall, the officer sustained a back injury.?
  • Body Part(s): Shoulder
  • Injury: Acromioclavicular joint arthropathy and biceps tendinopathy
  • Amount: $44,125
  • Claimant injured the shoulder moving and lifting heavy products in a warehouse.? Worker was diagnosed with AC joint arthropathy and tendinopathy of the biceps tendon.? After cortisone injections failed, worker underwent surgery.? Claimant was not able to return to the pre-injury job.? Claimant found another job through vocational rehabilitation.?
  • Body Part(s): Shoulders
  • Injury: rotator cuff tendonitis, biceps tendonitis/degeneration
  • Amount: $47,450
  • Claimant fell down stairs. Treatment consisted of physical therapy, aquatic therapy, medications, and acupuncture
  • Body Part(s): Finger
  • Injury: distal phalanx fx
  • Amount: $5,000
  • Claimant’s finger got smashed by a desk while unloading. Treament consisted of two surgeries, hand therapy, and medications
  • Body Part(s): Hand
  • Injury: laceration to dorsal PIP joint, CRPS
  • Amount: $22,500
  • Claimant sliced tendon & nerves in finger. Treatment consisted of surgery, injections, physical therapy and medications.
  • Injury: left great toe contusion, deformity to nail bed
  • Amount: $2,753
  • Claimant injured his great toe when a food cart rolled over it. Treatment consisted of medications and nailbed debridement.
  • Body Part(s): Back
  • Injury: L1 compression fx, multiple rib fx pulmonary contusion, PTSD
  • Amount: $410,000
  • Claimant was involved in fatal MVC. Treatment consisted of physical therapy, medications, and psychotherapy.
  • Body Part(s): Back
  • Injury: L1 compression fx, multiple rib fx pulmonary contusion, PTSD
  • Amount: $90,000
  • Claimant was involved in fatal MVC. Treatment consisted of physical therapy, medications, and psychotherapy.
  • Body Part(s): Knee
  • Injury: Chronromalacia of patellofemoral joint, osteoarthritis
  • Amount: $8,500
  • Claimant slipped and fell, injuring right knee. Treatment consisted of injections, medications. Prior right knee surgery
  • Body Part(s): Thumb
  • Injury: Torn Ulnar Collateral Ligament
  • Amount: $7,013
  • Claimant fell at work. Claimant had surgery on the thumb due to the torn ulnar collateral ligament followed by therapy and bracing.
  • Body Part(s): Shoulder
  • Injury: Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Amount: $69,014
  • Claimant was injured when a co-worker fell on him while exiting a van. Claimant underwent surgery to repair the torn rotator cuff before returning to pre-injury employment.
  • Body Part(s): Abdomen
  • Amount: $10,000
  • Claimant sustained injury after being assaulted by a student. Claimant was seen by a PCP and therapist. Claimant passed away due to unrelated health issues. Claimant’s son received post-humous settlement amount.
  • Body Part(s): Toe
  • Injury: Chronic Joint Sprain
  • Amount: $4,525
  • Claimant sustained injury after being struck by a power jack. Claimant had therapy and was given orthotics.
  • Body Part(s): Neck
  • Injury: Chronic neck sprain
  • Amount: $21,600
  • Claimant was involved in a motor vehicle collision while working. Claimant underwent PT and returned to pre-injury employment.

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Warnken, LLC Attorneys At Law

Warnken, LLC started more than 20 years ago.  The firm’s founder, Byron L. Warnken, Esq., has been an attorney for more than 40 years.  He is also a full-time law professor at the University of Baltimore School of Law.  In the early 1990’s, Warnken, LLC consisted of Byron L. Warnken and his wife Bonnie L. Warnken, who handled mostly medical malpractice and personal injury cases.  In 1997, the firm began to expand, with more lawyers being hired to handle the work associated with representing the Maryland Troopers Association.  Since then, the MTA has been a focus for Warnken, LLC.  Warnken, LLC also has a reputation throughout the State for success in personal injury and workers’ compensation cases.

Personal Injury Attorneys

Warnken, LLC has handled more than 2000 litigation matters in more than 20 years of practice.   This includes numerous kinds of litigation and includes trial work, post-verdict work, and appeals.

Warnken, LLC handles personal injury cases and workers’ compensation cases.  We also handle truck accidents, negligence, wrongful death, catastrophic personal injury, medical malpractice, and other injuries or disputes.

Workers’ Compensation Lawyers

Workers’ compensation is by far the fastest growing practice area at Warnken, LLC.  A decade ago, Warnken, LLC had less than 20 comp files at any given time a few years ago.  Today there are more than 500.  Some of the best workers’ compensation lawyers in Baltimore practice law at Warnken, LLC

Our comp practice grew from serving law enforcement.  Being one of the most dangerous jobs, police officers and other public safety employees often need counsel for workplace injuries.  In order to serve our existing clients, we gained the expertise.

Law Enforcement

Since 1997, Warnken, LLC has been general counsel to the Maryland Troopers Association.  We handle administrative discipline, trial boards, disability retirement, grievances, and generally anything else active or retired law enforcement personnel face.  We take great pride in the work.