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Shapiro & Appleton, P.C.

2 Metro Rankings | Website

Awards Received by Firm

In 2001, one of the firm's attorneys (along with co-counsel) obtained a record-setting $46 million jury verdict in Manassas, Virginia Circuit Court against Norfolk Southern in a railroad derailment, brain injury to plaintiff case.

In 2010, Rick Shapiro and co-counsel obtained an $8.6 million verdict in a Tennessee state court. A new trial on damages was ordered during 2015. The case was settled for a confidential sum.

In 2012, firm attorney Randy Appleton negotiated a tractor trailer claim involving brain injury to a young girl that resulted in a $21 million annuity payout settlement, with a 5.5 M present value settlement.

In 2015, firm attorney Rick Shapiro and co-counsel obtained a $2.5 million verdict in Norfolk Federal Court for a wrongful death claim of a man who burned to death while using a ride-on lawnmower. The verdict was affirmed on appeal.

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