Case Studies

Auto Accidents

$464,700 Dollar Auto Wreck Settlement

At-fault driver crashed his van into a car driven by a client of Stanley Law Firm.  Client driver’s brother, son, daughter, and nephew were passengers in the car at the time of the accident.  Client driver’s right leg was fractured, she had surgery to insert a pin into her leg, and she sustained permanent scarring.  Brother’s left thigh bone was fractured, he had surgery to insert a pin in his leg/hip, and he sustained permanent scarring to his leg and hip.  The crash caused injuries to Nephew’s eye and leg; Daughter’s face; and Son suffered abrasions and contusions. After substantial negotiations, defendant settled the family’s case for a six-figure amount.

$215,000 Dollar Auto Wreck Settlement

While driving too fast for conditions, at-fault driver crashed into rear of vehicle driven by a client of Stanley Law Firm.  Client sustained a Traumatic Brain Injury, neck, back and shoulder injuries.  After substantial negotiations, defendant settled the case for a six-figure amount.

$6.2 Million Dollar Auto Wreck Settlement

Prior to a scheduled trial date, defendants settled an auto wreck case for $6.2 million dollars.  In this case, Stanley Law Firm’s client was killed in a single car collision where numerous defendants were found negligent.

$325,000 Dollar Auto Wreck Settlement

Local company’s delivery driver crashed into a client of Stanley Law Firm.  The crash caused injuries to the client’s face, arm, and leg.  After substantial negotiations, defendant settled the case for a six-figure amount.

Construction Defect

$1.8 Million Dollar Construction Defect Settlement

Stanley Law Firm represented a local homeowners association in North Myrtle Beach, South Carolina that was suffering interior water intrusion at numerous locations.  Stanley Law Firm hired a forensic architect and contractor that led to the discovery of defective construction especially at windows, doors, and exterior siding.  The defendants settled for $1.8 million dollars.

$3.8 Million Dollar Construction Defect Settlement

Myrtle Beach, South Carolina involving construction defect claims against the condominium’s original developer, general contractor, and subcontractors for damages arising out of defects in the condominium’s exterior building envelope.  On the day before trial, the defendants settled for $3.8 million dollars.

$1.2 Million Dollar Construction Defect Settlement

Stanley Law Firm represented a condominium association in North Myrtle Beach, South Carolina that had construction defects at balconies, walkways, roof, and exterior siding.  After several years of litigation, the defendants settled for $1.2 million dollars.

Commercial Building Construction Defects

General contractor and subcontractors built a defective commercial building in North Myrtle Beach, South Carolina.  The multi-million dollar building exhibited water intrusion.  Owner hired the Stanley Law Firm and Stanley Law Firm sued the general contractor and subcontractors.  Defendants settled the case for a six-figure amount.

Homeowners' Associations

Amendments

Stanley Law Firm drafted an Amendment to the Master Deed for client HOA changing the Condominium Community to operate as a 55 Years of Age or Older Community.

Lien Foreclosures

 On behalf of a Condominium Community, Stanley Law Firm successfully collected $13,000 in delinquent HOA dues through the lien foreclosure process.

Miscellaneous Litigation

$750,000 Negligent Case Against Regional Bank

Stanley Law Firm represented several potential purchasers of a condominium project.  The clients deposited escrow money with a regional bank; however, the bank was negligent in managing the escrow money.  Bank settled for $750,000.

$250,000 Trip and Fall Case Against Business Owner

Stanley Law Firm represented a client who tripped over a defective parking stop.  Client suffered numerous injuries.  Business owner settled case for $250,000.

Workers' Compensation

$325,000 Dollar Workers’ Compensation Settlement

Client sustained a Traumatic Brain Injury, neck, back and shoulder injuries in a work-related automobile accident.  After substantial negotiations, defendant settled the case for a six-figure amount.