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Expert Listings from Verdict Search

Award: $1,800,000
Case Types: Elder Law – California Elder Abuse Act; Fraud; Partnership-Breach of Fiduciary Duty; Negligent Misrepresentation
Case: Leila Rose and Kulyanee Patinnat, Trustees of the Leonard Rose Living Trust and Executors of the Estate of Leonard Rose v Don Bolin Development, BevRidge LLC, and L.O. Associates Inc.
Venue: Superior Court of Los Angeles County, Los Angeles
State: California
Date: 16-Sep-11
Expert: Colin G. Koransky, PhD (Newport Beach) Psychology, Neuropsychology
Summary: Between 2003 and 2007, plaintiffs’ decedent, Leonard Rose, a wealthy property owner, invested in excess of $5.6 million into BevRidge LLC, a real estate joint-venture with Don Bolin.
Award: $55,184,288
Decision: Plaintiff
Case type: Motor vehicle
Case: Leilani Gutierrez, a minor, by and through her Guardian ad Litem, and June Gutierrez v the United States of America
Venue: United States District Court, Central District, Santa Ana, California
Date: 27-Sep-07
Expert: Colin G. Koransky PhD (Newport Beach) Post-traumatic stress disorder
Summary: On May 12, 2002, June Gutierrez, 26, a waitress, was driving southbound on Newport Boulevard in Costa Mesa, with her 4-year-old daughter, Leilani Gutierrez, in the back seat on the driver’s side. …
Award: $210,000, settlement
Case type: Construction
Case: Maria Garza, Michael Garza, a minor, by and through his Guardian ad Litem, Richard Garza; and Richard C. Garza, a minor, by and through his Guardian ad Litem, Richard Garza v Corona Construction, Mastercraft Homes LLC and R.B.M. Grading
Venue: Superior Court of San Bernardino County, Rancho Cucamonga, California
Date: 10-Oct-03
Expert: Colin G Koransky PhD, Clinical Psychology
Summary: On September 29, 1999, plaintiff Michael Garza, then 10, was playing in the front yard of his family’s home when an unshored section of the yard collapsed into the construction area of an adjacent new home. …
Award: $55,184,288, decision Plaintiff
Case type: Motor vehicle
Case: Gutierrez v United States of America
Venue: United States District Court, Central District, Santa Ana, California
Date: 7-Sep-07
Expert: Colin G Koransky PhD, Post-traumatic stress disorder, Clinical Psychology
Summary: According to plaintiff: On May 12, 2002, plaintiff June Gutierrez, 26-years-old on the date of the accident, was driving a private vehicle southbound on Newport Boulevard in Costa Mesa, California.
Award $2,601,058, verdict Plaintiff
Case type: Products liability
Case: Jane Doe and John Doe v Ford Motor Company, Jose Manuel Reyes Barajas, HOL Construction Inc.
Venue: Superior Court of Orange County, Santa Ana, California
Date: 2-Nov-09
Expert: Colin G Koransky PhD, Post-traumatic stress disorder, Neuropsychology
Summary: On May 9, 2007, the plaintiff, 42, an information security technician, was driving a motorcycle northbound in the carpool lane on a highway. Reportedly, she was struck by a 2004 Ford F-350 truck after …
Award: $2,500,000, verdict mixed
Case type: Motor vehicle
Case: Mary Soto v Duc V. Nguyen, an individual, Laidlaw Transit Services Inc., Valeda Co. LLC
Venue: Superior Court of Orange County, Orange, California
Date: 3-May-06
Expert: Colin G Koransky PhD, Psychological trauma, Neuropsychology
Summary: On Oct. 20, 2003, plaintiff Mary Soto, 70, retired, boarded a paratransit bus in Santa Ana owned by Laidlaw Transit Services Inc., Overland Park, Kan. Bus driver Duc V. Nguyen, buckled Soto to her whe…
Award: n/a; verdict Defendant
Case type: Intentional Torts
Case: Manjit Singh Kanwal v Rana Singh Rai, et al.
Venue: Superior Court of Orange County, Santa Ana
Date: 3-Mar-04
Expert: Colin G Koransky PhD, Clinical Psychology
Summary: On June 9, 2002, plaintiff Manjit Singh Kanwal, 58, claimed that he was involuntarily detained, threatened and battered over a period of approximately three hours by Rana Singh Rai, Balwinder Singh Ra …
Award: n/a, verdict Plaintiff
Case type: Trusts and estates
Case: In re: Libby L. Freeman Trust
Venue: Superior Court of Orange County, Orange, California
Date: 24-Apr-08
Expert: Colin G Koransky PhD, Neuropsychology, Elder Law
Summary: In April 2004, Libby L. Freeman executed the Libby L. Freeman Trust in Orange County, the third amendment to which purported to disinherit Libby Freeman’s grandchildren in favor of Bruce and Donna Fin…
Award: $350,000, mediated settlement
Case type: Motor vehicle
Case: Leonid Fridman and Tatyana Fridman v Mohammad Karim and A White and Yellow Cab Company Inc.
Venue: Superior Court of Orange County, Santa Ana, California
Date: 16-Sep-08
Expert: Colin G Koransky PhD, Neuropsychology
Summary: On June 20, 2007, plaintiff Leonid Fridman, 70, retired, was hit by a taxi driven by Mohammad Karim while taking a walk in Irvine. At the time, Fridman was crossing Lake Road at its intersection with …
Award: $150,000, settlement
Case type: Medical malpractice
Case: Lind v Dr. Roe
Venue: Superior Court of Los Angeles County, Pasadena, California
Date: 20-Feb-99
Expert: Colin G Koransky PhD, Clinical Psychology
Summary: September 2, 19997; Plaintiff, a 51-year-old retail salesperson, had focal and segmental glomerular sclerosis (FSGS) that Defendant M.D. failed to diagnose and treat for over three years.

Settlements

Vego, et al. v Edison
Attorneys: Aitken Aitken & Cohn, Santa Ana, California
Appearing for: Plaintiffs
Disposition: Settled, October 2011
Lt. S v PMA
Case Info: Case arising out of Afghan War military service, PTSD
Disposition: Settled August 2011
Attorney: Law Offices of Jules Miller
Appeared for: Plaintiff
Gutierrez v Disneyland
Case Info: Rollercoaster accident victim
Disposition: Settled
Attorneys: Aitken Aitken & Cohn, Irvine, California
Appearing for: Plaintiff
Cummins v Metrolink
Disposition: Settled July 2011
Attorneys: Cummins and White
Appearing for: Defense
Tamara Thompson v Harshbarger
Attorneys: Aitken Aitken & Cohn, Santa Ana, California
Appearing for: Plaintiff
Settled: November 2012
Tynes Elementary (Chavarin v Tynes Elementary)
Attorneys: Woodruff, Spradlin & Smart
Appearing for: Defense
Settled: September 2012
Webber v Derbidge
Attorneys: Erikson Arbuthnot: Michael Kiefer, Esq.
Appearing for: Defense
Settled: April 2012
Langus v Essence Treatment Options
Attorneys: Thompson & Colegate
Appeared for: Defendant
Bhindi v Maehara
Disposition: Settled January 2011
Attorney: Roger Buffington
Appearing for: Defendant
In re the Estate of Majid Karoon, Decedent
Case Info: Contestants M. Karimi Disposition
Disposition: Settled
Attorney: Farad Novian, Esq.
Strickland v Gabrielson
Disposition: Settled
Attorneys: Aitken Aitken & Cohn, California
Appearing for: Plaintiff
Frei v Coldwell Banker
Disposition: Settled
Attorney: Frank Granato
Appearing as: Expert for Defense
Appearance: (Settled)
Robert Shockey v Princess Cruise Lines
Disposition: Settled
Attorneys: Aitken Aitken & Cohn, Santa Ana
Appearing for: Plaintiff