Offshore InjuryBlog

Unanimous Jury Verdict of $4.9 Million Secured

Attorneys Kurt Arnold, Jason Itkin, and another attorney from Arnold & Itkin recently filed suit against on behalf of an injured offshore worker who was employed on an oil rig owned and operated by Diamond Offshore Drilling outside of the Brazilian coast. The plaintiff was working on the rig when he was abruptly lifted over twenty feet into the air; his fail safety protection did not function properly and as a result, he suffered serious injuries to his left arm and his back.

A case was recently filed against Diamond Offshore in the 157th District Court for Harris County, TX in front of Judge Wilson. Total, the trial lasted over a week and a half; however, when it was done, the invested time as well worth it as the jury returned with a unanimous verdict of $4,900,000 for the injured plaintiff.

At Arnold & Itkin LLP, we are proud to help our clients get the assistance that they need if they have been wrongfully injured. Being well-versed in all matters of maritime law allows for us to apply a comprehensive and a dynamic approach to even the most complex of cases. Should you choose to work with an offshore injury lawyer from our firm, you will be able to be confident knowing that you will have an attorney on your side that is fully prepared to go the distance for you.

Do not hesitate to contact a maritime law attorney from our firm today if you would like to schedule an initial case evaluation. We have been able to successfully recover over $1 billion on behalf of our clients – you can be confident knowing that should you choose to seek our legal assistance that we will go above and beyond the call of duty in our efforts to help you obtain the maximum monetary compensation. Give us a call today at 888-346-5024 if you'd like to learn more.

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