Case Results

  • $4,100,000
    Catastrophic Injury
    Attorney Nathaniel Hansford of The Law Offices of Nathaniel F. Hansford, LLC in Atlanta recently helped a client who was catastrophically injured after a far on-the-job fall. Through dedicated casework and negotiations, Nathaniel secured a settlement in excess of 4.1 million dollars, which includes an MSA. Our client, a professional tree cutter, fell 45-feet to the ground while working, resulting in life-changing injuries.
  • $2,226,250
    Workers' Compensation

    We are so grateful for the opportunity to help our client win a settlement of $2,226,250.20 including a medical set-aside arrangement. Our client was injured in a catastrophic explosion which resulted in severe burns over 70% of his body that eventually led to the amputation of both his legs. After expensive treatment, procedures and therapy, we were happy to assist him in obtaining a settlement and a life care plan to set him up for all the future necessities.

  • $2,127,113.40
    Catastrophic Injury

    Attorney Hansford of The Law Offices of Nathaniel F. Hansford was able to assist a client who sustained a catastrophic work injury.Our client suffered a right arm amputation injury when his arm was caught in a meat grinder. Attorney Hansford was able to secure a settlement of $2,127,113.40 which includes an MSA.

    We are always so thankful to be able to assist our clients during these difficult times.

  • $2,000,000
    Workers' Compensation
    Our client was a construction worker who sustained a significant fall on the job. He was diagnosed with a closed head injury. Catastrophic case. Lifetime medical and attendant care issues.
  • $1,850,000
    Workers' Compensation
    Our client sustained multiple injuries on the job. He is a functioning paraplegic with RSD. Catastrophic workers' compensation case.
  • $1,726,824
    Workers’ Compensation

    Our client had to be extricated from his work vehicle after an 18-wheeler accident. He lost his left arm and suffered various other catastrophic injuries. The settlement amount includes a medical annuity.

  • $1,500,000
    Workers' Compensation
    Our client was a truck driver who fell off his vehicle injuring back, neck and shoulder. Multiple surgeries. Attendant care. Psychological issues.
  • $1,441,791
    Workers' Compensation

    Our client worked in sanitation and was standing behind a garbage truck when a car crashed directly into him. He was diagnosed with a traumatic brain injury and eventually had to have both of his lower extremities amputated. After obtaining medical treatment, prosthetics, home and auto accommodations, Mr. Hansford was able to settle this catastrophic case for $1,441,791 which includes the Medicare set aside.

  • $600,000
    Knee Injury
    Client sustained a catastrophic injury to his right knee which resulted in an amputation. His right foot and leg were crushed by heavy road plates.
  • $575,000
    Workers' Compensation
    Mr. Hansford recently settled a Catastrophic workers’ compensation case for an injured worker who sustained a horrific work injury when a co-worker ran over his left leg while operating a forklift. This resulted in a below the knee amputation.
  • $567,120
    Workers' Compensation
    Our client was a sales manager who sustained a lower back injury while on the job. This was deemed a catastrophic case by the State Board of Workers Compensation.
  • $555,000
    Workers' Compensation
    Mr. Hansford recently settled a Georgia workers' compensation case for an injured worker who sustained a below-the-knee amputation among other injuries as a result of a significant job injury. This claim was deemed catastrophic. The client underwent more than ten surgeries as a result of this catastrophic accident. This Georgia workers' comp case has been going on for over 10 years, and he was 65 years old.
  • $400,000
    Workers' Compensation
    Our client was a Hispanic male sustained a closed head injury among other injuries suffering a fall as an electrician.
  • $400,000
    Workers' Compensation
    Our client was a Hispanic male who sustained a below the knee amputation when his leg was caught in wood chipper working for a tree service.
  • $390,000
    Workers' Compensation

    Attorney Wesley B. McDaniel represented an injured worker that was unfortunately involved in a severe, traumatic work-related accident. Mr. McDaniel’s client was operating a plastic-production machine when his arm was pulled into the machine. The client sustained a potentially catastrophic traumatic fracture and crush injury to his dominant hand and forearm. Attorney McDaniel was able to get his client the specific treatment he required as well as a $390,000.00 settlement!

  • $375,000
    Workers' Compensation
    Mr. Hansford represented this Cobb County worker who sustained a very significant back injury on the job. He underwent two surgical procedures, and Mr. Hansford was fighting for his claim to be deemed catastrophic prior to settlement. The initial offer of settlement in this case was $15,000 over two years ago.
  • $350,000
    Workers' Compensation
    Our client was attempting to install ceiling-mounted fire alarms when he stepped back into an open elevator shaft. He initially tried to prevent fall by holding onto a cable causing multiple abrasions to his left hand before losing his grip. He then fell approximately three stories landing on the base of the elevator shaft.
  • $250,000
    Workers' Compensation
    Our client was a minor league hockey player who sustained a closed head injury while playing a hockey match when he was hit by a hockey stick.
  • $250,000
    Workers' Compensation
    Mr. Hansford represented this Cobb County worker who sustained a very significant back injury on the job. He underwent two procedures and Mr. Hansford was fighting for his claim to be deemed catastrophic prior to settlement.
  • $245,000
    Workers' Compensation
    Our Georgia workers' compensation client was injured while performing landscape work that involved repetitive bending and twisting. As he removed materials from the truck and planted multiple rows of plants, he made a twist to turn to the right and felt a sharp pain in his low back that radiated to his right leg. He underwent multiple back surgeries under workers' compensation.
  • $230,000
    Workers' Compensation
    Nate Hansford represented a Bosnian speaking client who struck his head on a metal pole from a bent–over position while lifting a pallet of product. This triggered multiple seizures causing him to fall on the job injuring his shoulder and back. He was diagnosed with anxiety, depression, cognitive impairment, PTSD, right shoulder injury, brain injury and intractable complex partial seizures.
  • $225,000
    Workers' Compensation
    Our client sustained traumatic injuries to multiple parts of his body, including but not limited to his shoulder, head, back, face, eyes and teeth as well as serious neurological issues when he fell approximately 40 ft. from a tree while working as a tree climber. As a result of his injuries, he underwent multiple surgeries with both a plastic surgeon and an orthopedic physician.
  • $213,120
    Workers' Compensation
    Our client sustained severe injuries to his bilateral heels and feet when he fell from a ladder and landed directly on his feet. He also hit his head on the ground.
  • $211,219
    Workers' Compensation
    Our client sustained extensive injuries to his right knee as a result of his on the job injury. He had to have surgery and extensive treatment.
  • $200,000
    Workers' Compensation
    Our client injured his face and right leg, elbow, shoulder, neck, and body when he fell 25 feet while hooking a cable to an elevator. He was diagnosed with a traumatic brain injury. Multiple surgeries were needed.
  • $200,000
    Knee Injury

    Client sustained very significant injuries to his right knee, head and neck as well as whole body as a result of his fall on the job.
  • $200,000
    Workers' Compensation

    This client was a 51-year-old male who is originally from Vietnam with only a high school education from Vietnam with no formal training in English. He has very limited education and transferrable skills. We were in the process of moving forward with litigating this matter for catastrophic designation; however, Mr. Hansford settled this case at this client’s third mediation.

    The client sustained his work injuries in 2012, and our office fought hard throughout representation to get this injured worker all the benefits he deserved under the law. As a result, our client was pleased with the outcome.

  • $195,000
    Workers' Compensation
    Our office represented a client who fell off a roof while inspecting after Hurricane Katrina. He suffered injuries to his head, neck, both knees, left and right upper extremities and psychological injuries. He received medical and income benefits under Alabama law.
  • $195,000
    Workers' Compensation
    Nate Hansford represented a Claimant who was injured in a motor vehicle accident while working. He suffered severe injuries to his back, neck, and multiple extremities. Multiple surgeries were performed.
  • $190,000
    Catastrophic Injury
    One of our client sustained life-altering injuries to his bilateral shoulders and left ankle during the course and scope of his employment.  He fell approximately 20 feet to the ground when the scaffold he was standing on collapsed.  Our client was initially diagnosed with a fracture of the talar neck and osteochondral lesions, and underwent multiple surgeries and procedures to repair the damage.  It was concluded that our client was catastrophically injured and is unable to return to the work force in any sort of gainful employment, as a direct result of his on-the-job injuries. Attorney Wesley McDaniel was able to win a $190,000.00 settlement for our client to help bring resolution to this horrific event.
  • $185,000
    Workers' Compensation
    Our client sustained a severe injuries to her neck, back, and arm while on the job. She underwent invasive surgery.
  • $170,000
    Workers' Compensation

    Wes McDaniel recently settled a case for an injured construction worker who sustained a severe foot injury resulting in neuropathy and infection that required multiple surgeries. The insurance company made an initial offer of $30k to settle the claim but after experienced negotiating, Wes was able to obtain a final settlement for our client of $170,000.00.

  • $150,000
    Workers' Compensation

    Accident happened January 2019. Multiple traumatic injuries, to include L1 vertebral body fracture, right wrist fracture, left wrist fracture, and missing teeth. Mr. Martinez underwent two surgeries to his bilateral wrists, and an anterolateral L1 corpectomy with T12-L2 instrumentation and posterior spinal fusion T12-L2.

    Initial offer was $15,000.00, and we eventually settled for $150,000.00.

  • $150,000
    Workers' Compensation

    Attorney Hansford represented an injured worker who was unloading frozen products when he felt a pull in his back. The Claimant’s injuries to his lumbar spine were treated as compensable. The injured worker received extensive medical treatment and TTD Checks. The Claimant underwent a course of conservative treatment including physical therapy and injections without any significant improvement.

  • $150,000
    Workers' Compensation
    Hansford Law Firm represented a truck driver who injured his right hip, neck, left knee, chest, and lower back while working. The injured worker received medical treatment and income benefits through workers’ compensation. The Claimant is likely to need a back surgery.
  • $150,000
    Back Injury
    Client was walking down a flight of steps and fell injuring her back and left ankle. She was diagnosed with CRPS to the left ankle and a spinal cord stimulator was also installed.
  • $145,000
    Workers' Compensation

    Attorneys Nate Hansford and Elizabeth Sullivan recently settled a case for an injured worker who fell 25 ft. down an elevator shaft resulting in multiple lower extremity injuries and surgeries. Settled for $145,000.00.

  • $140,000
    Workers' Compensation

    Attorney Elizabeth Sullivan recently represented a client whose occupation was installing cabinets. She was able to obtain a settlement for $140,000.00. The claimant injured his back in a lifting incident at work, and a lumbar fusion was recommended by the authorized treating physician.

  • $140,000
    Workers' Compensation

    Attorney Wes McDaniel recently settled a case for an injured worker who sustained 3 compensable on-the-job injuries. The initial injury occurred when he was electrocuted and thrown from a ladder, causing multiple cervical and neurological injuries. This injured worker then sustained 2 subsequent injuries after returning to work. Settled for $140,000.00, including an allocation for future medical treatment.

  • $125,000
    Workers' Compensation
    Mr. Hansford represented a Spanish speaking claimant who sustained a very significant injury to his right foot. While at work, his right foot was crushed by a Bobcat shovel. As a consequence, his right big toe was eventually amputated. This claim was treated as compensable and the claimant began receiving TTD benefits.
  • $120,000
    Workers' Compensation
    Our client fell from a scaffold approximately 15 feet landing with impact to his heel. His case was accepted and it is probable he will require another surgery in the future.
  • $120,000
    Workers' Compensation Benefits
    Mr. Hansford represented a Spanish speaking male who fell approximately 10 feet from a ladder. Our client suffered injuries to his right ankle and knee. His claim was accepted and he began receiving medical and income benefits.
  • $115,000
    Workers' Compensation
    The Law Offices of Nathaniel F. Hansford represented an injured worker who fell off a ladder onto a concrete floor injuring his left foot. The claim was treated as compensable.
  • $112,500
    Physical and Mental Trauma

    Attorney Nathaniel Hansford of The Law Offices of Nathaniel F. Hansford, LLC in Atlanta has secured a $112,500 settlement for a woman who was assaulted and robbed at gunpoint while working. She experienced significant facial and mouth injuries, as well as lasting post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) symptoms.

  • $110,000
    Crush Injury to Hand

    Injured worker suffered a crush injury to his hand, and underwent surgery, followed by hand therapy. After a second opinion indicated the injured worker may have Complex Regional Pain Syndrome, Attorney Sullivan was able to negotiate a top offer of $110,000.00 to settle the case.

  • $110,000
    Workers' Compensation
    Our office represented a Claimant who sustained injuries when she was hit by an angry student who turned over a 5-foot bookcase that landed on her. She was then attacked by this student, in which she was hit in the face, and almost losing consciousness. The claimant injured her face, neck, shoulder, and low back. This claim was treated as compensable, and she began receiving TTD benefits. As for her medical care, the Claimant underwent a lumbar L4-5 discectomy and neck injections.
  • $110,000
    Workers' Compensation
    Claimant suffered injuries while attending a work conference when a large piece of sheetrock fell from the ceiling striking him in the head. Our client suffered injuries to his head, neck, and bilateral arms. He began receiving medical treatment and income benefits through workers’ compensation. As far as medical treatment, he underwent multiple medial branch blocks which did not provide relief. The Claimant was recommended for a disc replacement surgery at C6-C7.
  • $100,000
    Hip and Lower Back Injury

    The Hansford Firm recently resolved a claim for a deserving client who sustained significant work-related injuries to his left hip and lower back when he lifted a case of drinks from a sled. After getting his surgery approved and ensuring a successful recovery, we secured a him settlement of $100,000.00.


  • $100,000
    Workers' Compensation Benefits
    Our client suffered a work injury when several sheets of sheetrock weighing approximately 1000 pounds fell on his foot and ankle. He underwent multiple surgeries and his case was accepted as compensable.
  • $100,000
    Workers' Compensation
    Our client suffered multiple fractures to his right leg and foot when he fell approximately 18 feet from a ladder. He began receiving income and medical benefits, including a surgery, under GA law.
  • $100,000
    Workers' Compensation
    Attorney Wesley B. McDaniel was able to reach a $100,000 settlement for his client who was unfortunately crushed under a vehicle. After years of treatment through workers’ compensation and multiple procedures and therapy sessions, our client was able to settle his case and receive compensation for his treatment in the future.
  • $99,000
    Repetitive Work Injury

    Repetitive climbing, twisting, and lifting as a wire technician caused injuries to neck, low back, and left shoulder. The injured worker underwent aggressive physical therapy and was provided injections. After a second opinion indicated the injured worker may need a cervical fusion, Attorney Sullivan was able to negotiate a top offer of $99,000.00 to settle the case.

  • $98,000
    Workers' Compensation
    Attorney Hansford represented a Spanish speaking injured worker who suffered injuries to his left ankle, neck and back. The injured worker’s claim was deemed compensable and he began receiving income benefits. The Claimant underwent a left ankle surgery and medical treatment for his neck and back.
  • $95,000
    Workers' Compensation
    Our Spanish speaking client fell from a roof injuring his foot and ankle. Medical treatment and income benefits were paid by the insurance company. Future surgeries have not been ruled out.
  • $95,000
    Serious Knee Injury
    Attorney Wesley McDaniel recently resolved a claim for a client who suffered a serious injury to his left knee. As a result of a customer running into him with a motor vehicle, the injured worker sustained multiple tears on his knee as well as continuing sharp pains. Attorney McDaniel was able to get his client the surgery he required through the workers’ compensation insurer and a  $95,000.00 settlement.
  • $95,000
    Left Arm Injury

    Attorney Elizabeth Sullivan recently settled a claim for a mechanic who suffered a left arm injury, and subsequently underwent multiple surgeries under workers' compensation to regain motion and strength. The case settled for $95,000.00.

  • $90,000
    Pre-Existing Back Condition

    Attorney Elizabeth Sullivan recently settled a claim wherein the claimant suffered an aggravation of a pre-existing back condition at work, and needed back surgery. Her client worked in shipping and processing and did a lot of repetitive work. The case settled for $90,000.00.

  • $85,000
    Neck Injury

    Attorney Wes McDaniel secured medical treatment benefits and an $85,000 settlement for a worker who suffered neck, upper arm, and bodily injuries while working on a transformer that broke. He attempted to return to work after a few months of rest, but the injury was worsened, which made it even more crucial for our team to land this victory.

  • $85,000
    Back Injury
    Attorney Hansford represented a Claimant who suffered injuries to her back, arm, and head when a student pulled her chair away when she attempted to sit down. She underwent epidural steroid injections and physical therapy and received income benefits.