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Wilkes & Associates built a reputation as the go-to firm for nursing home abuse and neglect cases, but our skills, experience, and results extend far beyond that.

Woman suffers fractured pelvis in Florida ALF

Location: Brevard County, Florida Plaintiff: A 92-year-old woman Defendant: An assisted living facility and its administrator Amount: Confidential Alleged Injuries:  Non-lethal negligence in a case where a woman suffered...

Florida Court of Appeals upholds nursing home verdict

Location: Hernando County, Florida Plaintiff: Walter Spilman Defendant: Beverly Enterprises-Florida, Inc. d/b/a Eastbrooke Health Care Center Amount: $2.7 Million (jury verdict) Alleged Injuries: Neglect by...

Mississippi jury awards verdict in nursing home case

Location: Washington County, Mississippi Plaintiff: The Estate of Henry Gibson Defendant: Magnolia Healthcare, Inc. Amount: $1.5 million verdict Non-economic Damages: $500,000 Permanent Disfigurement Damages: $75,000 Alleged Injuries: Negligence, medical malpractice, gross...

Barge crash on Tennessee River kills two

Location: Benton County, Tennessee Plaintiff: The widow of a Tennessee man  Defendant: A barge company Amount: Confidential settlement Alleged Injuries: Negligence, gross negligence, negligent hiring and supervision, wrongful death...