Metro Verdicts Monthly graph this month is the median verdict and settlement value of shoulder surgery lawsuits that have gone to trial over the last 23 years. The average settlement/verdict in Washington D.C. is $59,500. Maryland is less than half that: $42,636. The average settlement/verdict in a shoulder surgery case in Virginia is $60,000.
Our law firm has handled a large number of shoulder surgery cases from the trauma of a car or truck accident. These statistics are not very helpful when it comes to figuring out the settlement value of your shoulder injury case. Why? Because the settlements and verdicts in these cases are all over the map. An “average” shoulder injury verdict tell you nothing about your case.