Kurt Arnold
Kurt Arnold Founding Partner / Attorney

"Always bet on justice. It takes a lot of time and resources to win a case against big defendants, and some cases are easier to win than others. But this doesn’t matter at Arnold & Itkin. We take the cases that we must win because it’s the right thing, the ones we have to win—even if it’s hard. Especially if it’s hard."

Kurt Arnold is a fierce trial lawyer who has won billions in verdicts and settlements for his clients since founding Arnold & Itkin. He is one of the nation’s most accomplished, skilled advocates both in and out of the courtroom. Kurt believes results matter, and his track record proves it.

Meet Kurt Arnold

Kurt has won numerous record-setting jury verdicts, including $117 million for the largest single-plaintiff personal injury verdict in Louisiana, $42 million for the largest commercial verdict in Hawaii, $44 million for the largest single amputee verdict nationwide, and $29 million for the largest settlement for an offshore death case in U.S. history.

Kurt cares deeply about his clients and will not take no for an answer. One of his favorite parts of being a trial lawyer is helping individuals defeat companies that have continued to deny their claims. Kurt turns “no” into victories for his clients every day. His dedication to justice has resulted in record-setting eight and nine-figure verdicts, dozens of jury verdicts and settlements in excess of $10 million, hundreds of settlements and verdicts in excess of $1 million, and multiple nationwide product recalls. The National Law Journal recently recognized Kurt’s $44 million crane collapse jury verdict when it named Arnold & Itkin to its Elite Trial Lawyer List. This list honors 50 law firms who accomplished the largest awards for their clients. That case was later listed #43 in The National Law Journal's Top 100 Verdicts of 2015.

The Best Lawyers in America® also recognized Kurt for his extraordinary work in Admiralty and Maritime Law, as well as Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs. When the Deepwater Horizon exploded, killing 11 workers and injuring dozens more, 27 of the men and women on the rig chose him as their lawyer. Kurt represented more workers on the Deepwater Horizon than any other lawyer in the country. His hard work resulted in unprecedented settlements on their behalves, ensuring they would be taken care of for life. Kurt understands the unique complexities of maritime litigation and has been a leader in every major maritime accident litigation from the Deepwater Horizon explosion to the El Faro cargo ship tragedy. Kurt has obtained hundreds of millions of dollars in verdicts and settlements for his maritime and oil rig clients in the past few years alone and is the go-to source for high-profile news organizations covering offshore and oilfield disasters.

After co-founding his law firm at the age of 25, the success Kurt has achieved in the subsequent years is unparalleled. He has won bigger settlements and verdicts for his clients than anyone else his age in the country. In addition to his record verdicts, Kurt consistently wins multi-million dollar verdicts and settlements for clients injured in a variety of high-profile cases. He has represented clients injured in the largest work site accidents, plant explosions, industrial disasters and land rig accidents across the nation, securing numerous eight-figure verdicts and settlements on their behalves.

He has also fought for the rights of thousands of families who were harmed by giant pharmaceutical companies’ defective drugs and held trucking companies accountable for the tragedies they caused. These successes have earned Kurt the reputation among his peers as the leader in catastrophic personal injury litigation. As a result of his track record for obtaining exceptional value for his cases, hundreds of lawyers from around the world have asked Kurt to try their cases.

Kurt graduated from the University of Texas with High Honors at only 19 years of age. Three years later, he graduated from the University of Texas Law School with Honors in the top 5 percent of his class. Kurt is licensed to practice in Texas and Pennsylvania, before the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals, and before the U.S. Supreme Court. Kurt is proud of the firm he has built and takes pride in his team’s commitment to protecting clients and fighting for justice. He and his wife Tara, who is also a lawyer, live in Houston and are involved in various organizations.

  • University of Texas, B.A. in Government with High Honors
  • University of Texas Law School, J.D. with Honors
  • United States Supreme Court
  • United States District Court, Southern District of Texas
  • United States District Court, Eastern District of Texas
  • United States District Court, Western District of Texas
  • United States District Court, Northern District of Texas
  • Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals
  • Second Circuit Court of Appeals
  • Third Circuit Court of Appeals
  • State Bar of Texas
  • State Bar of Pennsylvania
  • Best Lawyers® for Admiralty and Maritime Law (2016-2018)
  • Best Lawyers® for Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs (2018)
  • Lawdragon 500 Leading Lawyers in America (2017)
  • The National Law Journal’s Elite Trial Lawyer Top 50 List
  • Texas Super Lawyers® List - One of the Youngest Lawyers in Texas History to Receive This Honor (2013 - 2017)
  • Texas Super Lawyers® Rising Stars℠ List (2005-2006, 2009-2013)
  • Top 100 Trial Lawyer by the National Trial Lawyers
  • Top 40 Under 40 by the National Trial Lawyers
  • Member of the Million and Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum®
  • Top 40 Under 40 Award by the Houston Business Journal
  • Founding Member of the Nation's Top 100 Attorneys by the National Association of Distinguished Counsel
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Get to Know Kurt Arnold

"It is truly a joy to go to work every day and know you’re helping so many people with so many different types of cases and knowing they’re relying upon you to ensure their life is put back together. It’s a great responsibility, but honestly it’s one of my favorite parts about being a trial lawyer."

Kurt Arnold

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"I told him, 'Kurt you’re my hero. You’re my knight in shining armor.' Because that’s how I feel toward him."

To Kurt, our clients are the single greatest proof that we have committed our lives to doing the right thing. These are people who were left with nothing because big organizations didn’t want to spend the money to do the right thing. He is happy to spend the rest of his life forcing companies to do right by regular, everyday people—no matter what it takes.

Kurt Arnold's Case Results

  • $171 Million

    One of the Largest Confidential Settlements in History

    Arnold & Itkin worked over the course of several years to represent clients in a case that many other law firms turned down. In the end, we were able to obtain a record-setting confidential settlement of $171 million.

  • $117 Million

    Largest Single-Event Personal Injury Verdict in Louisiana History

    Arnold & Itkin represented a pregnant woman who experienced stomach pain and called Acadian Ambulances. The driver of the ambulance drove the ambulance into the back of a sugar cane truck causing the plaintiff's spine to be severed at T4 and for her to sustain serious brain injuries. We succeeded in obtaining a $117 million verdict for the mother, as well as her two daughters.

  • $110 Million

    Record Settlement Achieved for Victims of Defective Products

    Arnold & Itkin obtained a record settlement for individuals harmed by defective, dangerous products. The result exemplifies our commitment to clients and justice for those seriously injured by the conduct of others.

  • $105 Million

    Record Settlement for Dangerous Product Victims

    Arnold & Itkin’s legal team helped represent those harmed by dangerous products. We were successful in recovering a $105 million settlement.

  • $72 Million

    Record Victory for Severely Injured Worker

    Arnold & Itkin has achieved a record settlement for a worker who was injured in a severe oilfield accident less than 2 years after the incident. His accident was a result of negligence from multiple parties--all of whom settled with our client only a week before trial. We are thrilled that our client will receive the medical care and future security he deserves.

  • $44 Million

    The Largest Verdict Ever Won for an Amputee Victim

    Arnold & Itkin represented a construction superintendent who required a leg amputation after a crane collapse. At the time of the collapse, our client had been standing behind a safety fence 100 feet away when a fallen piece of crane equipment pinned him down. Our firm got him the largest award ever given in a case involving loss of limb, including $8.5 million in punitive damages.

  • $41 Million

    The Largest Commercial Litigation Verdict in Hawaii

    Our client was a Houston-based investor who was cut out of a deal to acquire Honsador Lumber Corporation, one of Hawaii’s largest lumber suppliers. The jury found Key Principal Partners LLC and its parent Key Corporation guilty of breaching their fiduciary duties, interfering with Foreman's efforts to acquire the Honsador Lumber Corporation, and violating Hawaii's unfair competition statute. We won a massive $41 million verdict for the wrongdoing committed against our client.

  • $29 Million

    The Largest Known Settlement for a Wrongful Death Offshore

    Kurt Arnold, Jason Itkin, and Cory Itkin successfully secured a record settlement for a single family who tragically lost a loved one. It is the largest known settlement for a death that occurred offshore. While a settlement is not an admittance of responsibility, our firm was pleased that the company was willing to provide fair compensation to the family of their employee without a fight.

  • $28 Million

    Massive Confidential Settlement Obtained

    Arnold & Itkin is thrilled to announce that we have secured a massive settlement for our clients.

  • $18.5 Million

    Second Verdict Won for 4 Victims of Geismar Explosion

    In our second trial on behalf of victims of the 2013 plant explosion in Geismar, LA, Arnold & Itkin won a massive verdict for 4 workers and their families. The verdict will go toward providing the extensive care they have required in the years since the explosion as well as the care they will need for the rest of their lives. This was the second of 2 massive verdicts Arnold & Itkin won against Williams Companies, Inc.

  • $15.45 Million

    Massive Verdict Won for Geismar Explosion Victims

    Arnold & Itkin won a landmark verdict against Williams Companies, Inc. and child company Williams Olefins LLC for their part in the 2013 explosion that killed 2 workers and injured over 100 more. Williams Companies tried to blame the incident on their limited liability shell company, but the jury saw through the defense. They awarded 95% of the blame to Williams Companies, Inc. and gave our clients the money they needed for medical care.

  • $14 Million

    Jones Act Settlement Reached Two Days Before Trial

    Arnold & Itkin represented a seaman after he suffered a head injury on the Hercules 15 inland barge. Hercules employees tack welded a three foot pipe to the derrick and then forgot to remove it before starting drilling operations. The pipe was jarred loose and hit Plaintiff in the head, causing severe injury. We presented his case under the Jones Act against Hercules, who chose to settle just before trial.

  • $13.75 Million

    Massive Settlement Won Only Months After Injury

    Arnold & Itkin represented a plant worker who was seriously injured in an accident on the job. Plant injuries are often complex, taking years to fully investigate and litigate. Fortunately, our firm’s work was able to secure a multi-million dollar settlement mere months after the injury took place. Now our client’s medical expenses and other needs are taken care of for the rest of his life.

  • $12.75 Million

    Settlement Won for Worker Who Suffered Serious Harm

    Sometimes accidents keep people from working. When that happens, they need more than medical care—they need financial security. Arnold & Itkin represented a worker who was seriously injured in an accident on the job, and he needed both medical care and hope for the future. As a result, we won him a settlement that will allow him to recover without worrying about income.

  • $12.5 Million

    Settlement Obtained for Those Harmed by Major Oil Spill

    Arnold & Itkin represented individuals who suffered catastrophic economic losses after the Deepwater Horizon oil spill. We was successful in navigating the complexities of the case and recovered $12.5 million.

  • $12 Million

    Injured Worker Received Settlement for Burn Injuries

    Our industrial injury lawyers have recently recovered $12 million on behalf of a plant worker who suffered burns when a safety valve failed at the refinery where he was employed. His settlement will go toward providing him with extensive and long-term medical care. His employer chose to settle his case two weeks before trial was set to begin.

  • $11.75 Million

    Settlement Won for Plant Worker Injured During Turnaround

    Attorneys Kurt Arnold and Jason Itkin successfully recovered $11.75 million on behalf of a man who was injured while working a turnaround at an industrial plant. He was injured because he and his team were not informed of the plant’s dangers, and his family turn to Arnold & Itkin shortly afterward. Our team was able to get him money for his present and future medical expenses less than a year after he was injured.

  • $11.6 Million

    Verdict Secured for a Worker Partially Blinded on the Job

    Our client was only offered $300,000 by the defendant for his near-total loss of sight in one eye, but the jury only deliberated for less than 2 days before they found the defendant guilty of defective equipment design. They gave our client an award of $11.6 million.

  • $11.5 Million

    Settlement Won for Injured Victim of Offshore Accident

    Arnold & Itkin obtained a settlement of $11.5 million on behalf of an offshore accident victim suffering from both physical and psychological injuries. His settlement will ensure that our client gets all the time, financial support, and stability he needs to fully recover and get back on his feet.

  • $10.9 Million

    Train Accident Victims Won Verdict Against Union Pacific

    Attorneys Kurt Arnold and Jason Itkin won a $10.9 million verdict after a three week trial involving a 5-year-old girl who was paralyzed and a mother who was killed in a crossing accident. The firm was able to prove that the crossing was not safely designed, requiring Union Pacific to pay for the emotional and medical costs suffered by our clients.

  • $10 Million

    Settlement Won for Family Against Negligent Trucking Company

    Attorneys Kurt Arnold, Caj Boatright, and Ces Tavares represented a family who had lost their father in a tragic 18-wheeler accident. He was driving home when a trucker made a dangerous maneuver and caused a massive collision. The trucking company ultimately settled for $10 million.

  • $10 Million

    Defendant Paid Massive Settlement Rather than Risk Trial

    Arnold & Itkin is proud to have aggressively pursued compensation for our client before the trial even began. Our pretrial preparation resulted in nearly two dozen depositions before the defendant chose to resolve the cast for $10 million.

  • $9 Million

    Settlement Recovered for Oil Field Worker

    After being told by a previous lawyer that he would likely not recover any compensation, an injured oil field worker came to Arnold & Itkin. Attorneys Caj Boatright and Kurt Arnold created such a strong case that the defendant chose to settle rather than face a trial. We were able to secure $9 million on our client’s behalf.

  • $9 Million

    Victim of Texas Plant Fire Received a Multi-Million Dollar Settlement

    Arnold & Itkin represented a Louisiana man who suffered severe burn injuries after he fell through an open hole at a Texas plant. His employers knew about the danger but did nothing to protect their employees. They chose to settle the case one week before trial was scheduled to start after multiple depositions.

  • $9 Million

    Louisiana Landowners Won Settlement Against Oil Company

    Kurt Arnold represented a handful of Louisiana landowners who brought suit against big oil companies to clean up their property, winning a $9 million settlement. Each plaintiff’s family had owned their land for generations, making this particular case emotional for our clients. The money went toward full restoration of the land to its former health.

  • $8.9 Million

    Verdict Won for Severely Injured Seaman

    Arnold & Itkin helped secure a settlement on behalf of a seaman who injured his head when working aboard an offshore drilling vessel. Our firm helped to recover $8.9 million on his behalf.

  • $8 Million

    Massive Settlement Reached Before Trial Began

    Our firm represented an offshore worker (a steward) who seriously injured his back in an accident. The injury prevented him from making a living. While other lawyers told him his case was only worth a few hundred thousand dollars, our attorneys knew better. Due to intense negotiations by the firm, Arnold & Itkin was able to obtain a settlement for $8 million from his employers.

  • $7.25 Million

    Multi-Million Dollar Settlement Won for Accident Victim

    Our attorneys helped recover more than $7 million on behalf of an injured client. The settlement will go toward taking care of our client and the family for the rest of their lives, both medically and financially.

  • $7.2 Million

    Millions Won for Brain-Injured Client in Louisiana

    Arnold & Itkin recovered more than $7 million in a settlement for a severely injured Louisiana client. Our client suffered brain injury and memory issues while working on an offshore platform. The defendant settled his case during jury selection, and our client now has the money he needs to receive quality medical care for the rest of his life.

  • $7.1 Million

    Concussed Worker Received a Massive Settlement after Accident

    Arnold & Itkin represented an offshore worker with a concussion and a herniated disk from an accident on the job. These injuries inhibited our client’s ability to make a living, requiring him to pursue a claim. His employers eventually resolved the case by settling for $7.1 million.

  • $7 Million

    Settlement Obtained for Burn Victims

    Attorneys Jason Itkin, Cory Itkin, and Noah Wexler helped represent the rights of individuals who had been severely injured when an explosion at an oil refinery covered them with hot steam and coking material. We were successful in recovering $7 million on their behalf and ensured they receive the proper medical care.

  • $6.9 Million

    Settlement Obtained for Family of Deceased Offshore Worker

    Arnold & Itkin negotiated a multi-million dollar settlement for the family of a man who died offshore. Though the defendant attempted to get away with an extremely low offer, our team obtained a settlement that was many times larger.

  • $6.6 Million

    Settlement Obtained for Wife & Family of Deceased Offshore Worker

    Arnold & Itkin helped a woman and her family get justice after her husband was killed in an incident offshore. Despite undue pressure from the defendant, our firm made sure our clients were taken care of for the rest of their lives.

  • $6.5 Million

    Two Refinery Workers Won Settlement for Chemical Injuries

    Arnold & Itkin LLP attorneys represented two man exposed to dangerous chemicals in a refinery accident. Their employer wanted the incident to go unreported, so refused to give them the medical care they needed. The defendant negotiated a settlement of $6.5 million just weeks before trial was set to begin.

  • $6.1 Million

    Settlement Secured for Widow of Offshore Worker

    Arnold & Itkin obtained a record settlement for our client after a prolonged attempt by the defendant to limit her compensation. Despite pressure from the defendant to settle for very little, our client called us. We negotiated a result over 12 times what she was originally offered.

  • $6.1 Million

    Settlement Reached for Louisiana Family After Oil Contamination on Property

    Attorneys from Arnold & Itkin have helped a family from Louisiana who had been affected by severe contamination to their property. Attorney Kurt Arnold and Kyle Findley took on the case.

  • $5.9 Million

    Settlement Obtained Prior to Arbitration for Grieving Widow

    Kurt Arnold represented a widow and her family after her husband was tragically killed in a workplace accident in Southeast Texas. He was crushed by pipes that weren’t properly secured, and he succumbed to his injuries weeks later. His employer settled the case just weeks before arbitration was set to begin.

  • $5.8 Million

    Maritime Injury Case Results in Large Settlement

    Arnold & Itkin attorneys were able to obtain a $5.8 million settlement on behalf of an injured maritime worker. Our client suffered a head injury in an accident that also led to severe PTSD, impacting his quality of life. We successfully compelled the employer to settle, giving our client the financial security he needed.

  • $5.6 Million

    Sizable Settlement Secured for Grieving Mother

    Arnold & Itkin has achieved a $5.6 million settlement on behalf of a woman who lost her son in a fatal accident while working offshore. Our client’s son was tragically killed during a crane accident that the defendant attempted to blame on other parties. Despite playing the blame game, the employer settled the case after we took around 20 depositions in preparation for trial.

  • $5.5 Million

    Settlement Won for Young Offshore Worker

    Attorneys Kurt Arnold, Jason Itkin and Cory Itkin get compensation for a young offshore worker who will likely never work again. As a result of her accident, the young woman suffered depression and PTSD. Our work (and her settlement) ensured that she will never need to worry about financial security for the rest of her life, allowing her to recover in peace.

  • $5.5 Million

    Concussed Rig Worker Got Settlement for Medical Care

    Arnold & Itkin was able to obtain a $5.5 million settlement on behalf of the client, an injured rig worker. Our client suffered serious head and back injuries that caused him chronic pain. His settlement will cover the cost of continuous treatment and pain management.

  • $5.5 Million

    Offshore Worker Received Settlement a Month Before Trial

    Arnold & Itkin recovered $5.5 million for an oil platform worker who was severely hurt by the negligence of his co-workers and employer. He was doing plug and abandonment work in the Gulf when he was struck by a loose pipe. This caused severe injury to his neck, requiring surgery and extensive care. The defendant hoped to avoid paying compensation on a technicality, but eventually settled with our client.

  • $5.4 Million

    Settlement Won for Victim of PTSD

    Arnold & Itkin took on the case of a victim of post-traumatic stress disorder and were able to obtain a $5.4 million settlement on their behalf. Cases like our client’s address the very real mental injuries caused by traumatic accidents. His settlement will now help him and his family face the future with confidence and peace.

  • $5.2 Million

    Offshore Accident Victim Received Sizable Settlement for Injuries & Pain

    A $5.2 million settlement was won on behalf of an injured offshore worker who suffered from a herniated disc and concussion. Our client also received PTSD from the trauma of the accident. His settlement has provided him with the peace and security he deserves.

  • $5 Million

    Confidential Settlement Won for Child Day Before Trial

    One of the strongest tactics our lawyers employ is pushing a case to trial in order to pressure the other side into a settlement or the courtroom. That's what happened in this case. Our firm is honored to have helped our young client get justice and rightful compensation before trial even began.

  • $4.97 Million

    Settlement Reached for Orthopaedic Injury Victim

    Our team worked to represent a client who was severely injured while working at a chemical plant. He was performing construction and maintenance work at the time of the incident. In the end, our firm was successful in settling the case for $4.97 million.

  • $4.9 Million

    Verdict Won for Driller on Brazilian Coast

    Arnold & Itkin won a $4.9 million verdict in a unanimous jury decision in a case where the plaintiff was seriously injured while working for Diamond Offshore. Deliberation lasted for about 10 days while jurists decided to award our client—a 30-year-old driller who was hoisted over 20 feet in the air without fall protection. He sustained serious back and arm injuries as a result.

  • $4.8 Million

    Settlement Won for Victim of Offshore Accident

    Arnold & Itkin LLP secured a settlement of $4.8 million on behalf of their client, an injured offshore worker. He suffered a concussion and a herniated disc from his accident. Our client has received excellent medical care thanks to his settlement.

  • $4.8 Million

    Verdict Won for Bereaved Daughter

    Kurt Arnold recovered $4.8 million for a client whose father was killed after suffering a severe head injury in Port Arthur, Texas. Winning justice for grieving clients is a primary reason we became lawyers, and it's our honor to help clients like this one receive help.

  • $4.6 Million

    Settlement Won for Female Offshore Worker

    A woman was injured in an offshore accident while performing her job duties, suffering a bulging disc and a concussion. After seeking the help of Arnold & Itkin, she was able to obtain a $4.6 million settlement.

  • $4.5 Million

    Offshore Accident Victim Got a Multi-Million Dollar Settlement

    The victim of an offshore accident sought the help of Arnold & Itkin and received a $4.5 million settlement. The accident caused him to suffer a herniated disc and multiple ankle injuries. The settlement will now allow him to recover while caring for his family’s needs.

  • $4.4 Million

    Massive Settlement Won in Property Contamination Case

    Kurt Arnold brought suit against oil companies that had left behind contamination on a piece of property in Cameron Parish. The land had belonged to our client’s family for generations when it was severely damaged by poor environmental practice. Our team secured a $4.4 million settlement for the client.

  • $4.1 Million

    Settlement Won for Injured Rig Worker

    An injured rig man who couldn’t return to work sought the help of Arnold & Itkin, who secured $4.1 million on his behalf. Our client unfortunately suffered a concussion that left him unable to work or support his family. His settlement will provide for his medical care while giving his family the security they deserve.

  • $4 Million

    Multi-Million Dollar Settlement Won for Injured Offshore Worker

    An offshore worker was injured while performing his job duties, so Arnold & Itkin fought to obtain a $4 million settlement on his behalf. The settlement went toward helping him recover from his neck, knee, and ankle injuries.

  • $4 Million

    Victim of Plant Explosion Received Millions in Settlement

    Arnold & Itkin attorneys represented a Mississippi man who was severely injured in a Texas refinery plant explosion. Cases like these require a high level of experience and investigative resources due to the myriad factors involved in a plant explosion. Our attorneys are proud to have helped our client receive a settlement of $4,000,000.

  • $3.995 Million

    Mariner Won Settlement for Contracting Disease on Vessel

    Arnold & Itkin attorneys negotiated a $3.995 million settlement on behalf of a mariner who contracted an infection from contaminated water while aboard a vessel. Due to the infection, our client was forced to get his lower leg amputated. While his employers blamed it on diabetes, we were able to hold them accountable and make things right.

  • $3.9 Million

    Settlement Reached for Injured Land Rig Worker

    Arnold & Itkin attorneys helped an injured Louisiana rig worker recover $3.9 million after sustaining severe injuries to his neck and shoulders. The case settled right before a jury was selected.

  • $3.8 Million

    Offshore Accident Victim Received Settlement for PTSD

    Our client was injured on the job and sought legal help from Arnold & Itkin. His accident not only caused a traumatic brain injury, but left him psychologically harmed as well. Left without a way to support himself, he sought justice for his injury. Our firm was able to secure $3.8 million on his behalf.

  • $3.8 Million

    Settlement Obtained for Baby Injured by Medication

    Our client, a young child, was injured from exposure to a dangerous product, and her parents turned to Arnold & Itkin for justice. With the help of Kurt Arnold & Jason Itkin, she was able to obtain a $3.8 million settlement. The settlement will allow her all the medical care she needs for years.

  • $3.8 Million

    Woman Injured by Dangerous Drug Won Settlement

    Our client was injured from taking a dangerous prescription medication, but Arnold & Itkin were able to secure a $3.8 million recovery on her behalf. Her injuries from the medication were tragically long term, but her settlement will help her afford the best medical care for years to come.

  • $3.8 Million

    Child Won Settlement for Drug Injuries

    A young child was injured from exposure to a dangerous product, but with the help of Arnold & Itkin was able to obtain a $3.8 million settlement. As a result, our young client will receive the financial support and medical care that she will need for the rest of her life.

  • $3.8 Million

    Worker Won a Settlement for Severe Physical & Psychological Injuries

    An offshore worker sought the help of Arnold & Itkin after he was injured while performing his job duties. He sustained injuries to his throat in the accident. Unfortunately, he also struggled with PTSD following the trauma of the accident.

  • $3.8 Million

    Worker Injured in Basket Transfer Won a Massive Verdict

    Our client, an injured oil rig worker, sought the legal assistance of attorneys at Arnold & Itkin when his injuries required back and neck surgery. He was injured while transferring from a crew boat to a jack up rig in choppy waters. Though his employers wrongfully denied the accident happened, we proved otherwise. Our client received a verdict much larger than the $200,000 settlement offer.

  • $3.7 Million

    Jones Act Claim Won Seaman a Large Settlement

    Arnold & Itkin attorneys represented a Jones Act seaman who lost his left hand to a fan blade when working near the engine room. The firm successfully secured a $3.75 million settlement. Our client, a Virginia resident, received a settlement less than a year after filing a claim.

  • $3.7 Million

    Settlement Reached for Client Injured in Plant Explosion

    We settled a case on behalf of a client who sustained burns and other serious injuries after a Louisiana plant explosion

  • $3.7 Million

    Justice Brought to Family of Deceased Longshoreman

    The legal team at Arnold & Itkin recovered $3.7 million for the family of a longshoreman who was thrown to his death at the Port of Houston. He was transporting steel pipe from a vessel to the dock when a cable struck him from the side and threw him off the dock. His employers offered his family a $250,000 settlement just before trial, but our attorneys urged the family to reject it. The jury offered our clients a multi-million dollar verdict after only 3 days.

  • $3.57 Million

    Significant Settlement Obtained for Explosion Victim

    Our attorneys represented a man from Louisiana who was injured during a turnaround job. After a severe industrial accident, our client suffered injuries to his back, neck, and shoulder. We recovered $3.57 million.

  • $3.5 Million

    Settlement Won for Victim of Nigerian Pirates

    Kurt Arnold and Noah Wexler obtained a $3.5 million settlement on behalf of clients who suffered back injuries, facial fractures, and PTSD after being attacked by armed assailants off the coast of Nigeria. Our clients were captains whose ships were suffering from engine failure and poor security, which eventually allowed them to be attacked and boarded.

  • $3.45 Million

    Breach of Contract Claim Led to Sizable Settlement for IT Company

    Arnold & Itkin LLP successfully helped an IT company recover $3.45 million in a breach of contract claim that involved a contract for the management of information technology operations. The case was resolved very early in the discovery process—leading to low expense and maximum compensation for our client.

  • $3.35 Million

    Settlement for Offshore Worker Won the Day Before Trial

    Our client was injured on an offshore rig and eventually lost the ability to walk due to his injuries. He was able to obtain a $3.3 million settlement with the legal representation of Arnold & Itkin. Our firm had prepared such a strong case that the defendant chose to settle before trial began.

  • $3.3 Million

    Settlement Achieved for Injured East TX Man

    Arnold & Itkin attorneys represented a man who was injured when a plant explosion caused him to fall and herniate a disc in his back. Workers’ compensation denied the claim. We took on the case and were able to help him achieve the best possible medical care and reached a $3.3 million settlement on his behalf.

  • $3.3 Million

    Multi-Million Settlement Reached for Man Unable to Return to Work

    While working at a plant, our client sustained a serious back injury. One that was severe enough to make it impossible for him to return to work. We eventually secured $3.3 million on his behalf.

  • $3.3 Million

    Settlement Reached for Man Hurt in Plant Explosion

    Our attorneys helped recover a $3.3 million settlement on behalf of a man from Louisiana who was hurt in a plant explosion. We helped ensure he received fair compensation and the best possible medical care.

  • $3.2 Million

    Offshore Accident Victim Received Multi-Million Dollar Settlement

    Our client was an offshore worker who suffered an accident that caused a herniated disc, a concussion, and severe PTSD. Arnold & Itkin was able to see that their client, an injured offshore worker, received a $3.2 million settlement.

  • $3.2 Million

    Offshore Oil Worker Injured on the Job in Accident

    Our client was injured while performing his job duties and sought the legal expertise of Arnold & Itkin. As an offshore oil rig employee, his line of work is particularly dangerous and unforgiving of negligence. His injuries included a concussion and PTSD; thankfully, we were able to help him obtain a $3.2 million settlement.

  • $3.2 Million

    Settlement Achieved for Victim of Severe Burn Injuries

    Arnold & Itkin attorneys helped represent a worker who suffered severe burns to his hands and ears while working in a plant. We helped recover $3.2 million on his behalf.

  • $3.2 Million

    Confidential Settlement Reached for Man Injured at a Plant

    Our attorneys represented a man who sustained injuries to his neck and shoulder while working at a plant. We defeated the defendant’s arguments that the injuries were preexisting and obtained a $3.2 million settlement.

  • $3.1 Million

    Settlement Won for Victim of Offshore Accident

    Our client was an offshore worker who suffered an accident due to negligence. The injuries they sustained included a herniated disc and PTSD. Attorneys at Arnold & Itkin were able to secure a $3.1 million settlement for their client who was injured while working offshore.

  • $3.15 Million

    Settlement Achieved for Man Injured at a Plant

    Our attorneys helped reach a $3.15 million settlement on behalf of a man who suffered injuries to his back while working at a plant. Despite being told at first that workers’ compensation was his only remedy, we were successful in securing a multi-million settlement on his behalf.

  • $3.1 Million

    Multi-Million Settlement Obtained for Plant Explosion Victim

    Arnold & Itkin represented a man who was severely injured in a Louisiana plant explosion. Our client’s injuries required him to undergo surgery for medical treatment. We successfully recovered $3.1 million on his behalf.

  • $3.1 Million

    Settlement Achieved for Female Plant Worker

    Arnold & Itkin resolved the case of a woman who was injured while working on a turnaround job. The injuries she suffered were numerous, including second degree burns, PTSD, and orthopedic injuries to her knees, legs, and back. Her $3.1 million settlement has decisively secured her future, allowing her the financial support she needs for medical care and long-term recovery.

  • $3 Million

    Settlement Reached for Injured Plant Worker

    Arnold & Itkin is proud to have achieved a sizable settlement for a worker who suffered a back injury during a turnaround job.

  • $3 Million

    Settlement Reached for Man Injured in a Plant Explosion

    Our client sustained serious neck and back injuries that required surgery. We were successful in securing a $3 million settlement on their behalf—enough for them to move forward from this incident.

  • $3 Million

    Injured Seaman Received Settlement for Rig Accident

    On behalf of a Louisiana seaman who suffered a hand injury in the Gulf of Mexico, Arnold & Itkin LLP negotiated and recovered a settlement for $3 million. Our client’s injuries inhibited his ability to work, so his settlement will provide for him and allow him to afford quality medical care long term.

  • $3 Million

    Real Estate Dispute Settlement Won for Landowner

    Arnold & Itkin obtained a $3 million settlement on behalf of a client who was involved in a commercial real estate deal that went wrong. Our client was promised a certain level of tenants and revenue that were not delivered. He was offered a settlement only days before trial, allowing him to recoup most of his losses.

  • $3 Million

    Tortious Interference Case Resulted in Massive Settlement

    Our firm represented a commercial client and recovered a $3 million settlement on his behalf. The settlement was negotiated and paid within a year, costing our client minimal expense (maximizing their compensation).

  • $3 Million

    Offshore Accident Victim Won a Settlement for Injuries

    Arnold & Itkin took on the case of a worker who was injured in an offshore accident, securing him $3 million. Our client sustained a severe head injury as well as a herniated disc. His settlement will go toward helping him fully recover from his injuries and seek a new line of work if necessary.

  • $3 Million

    Boat Captain Won Settlement for Injuries at Sea

    Arnold & Itkin lawyers helped represent a boat captain injured after his boat sank. He was injured while ensuring his crew were safe while abandoning ship. Despite the complexity of the case, our attorneys got him a sizable settlement merely a year after the incident occurred—only months after we filed his case.

  • $2.9 Million

    Injured Offshore Worker Received Settlement for Pain

    Our attorneys took up the case of a worker who was severely injured while on the job. Our representation made it possible for the client to receive a $2.9 million settlement. His settlement will help him provide for himself while he recovers from his injuries.

  • $2.97 Million

    Settlement Reached for Man Injured During a Turnaround

    Our firm secured a multi-million settlement on behalf of a man from Louisiana. Our client had suffered serious injuries when an explosion caused him to fall, injuring his back. We reached a settlement shortly before trial.

  • $2.9 Million

    Settlement Won for 2 Victims of Vehicle Accident

    Kurt Arnold & Noah Wexler obtained a $2.9 million settlement on behalf of two motor vehicle occupants who were struck by a large commercial vehicle. Their settlement helped them get the quality medical care they needed to recover.

  • $2.9 Million

    Settlement Secured for Worker Injured Offshore

    An offshore worker was helped by Arnold & Itkin attorneys. We investigated his case and held his employers responsible for our client's pain. Our representation made it possible for our client to receive a $2.9 million settlement.

  • $2.9 Million

    Settlement Reached for Plant Explosion Injury Victim

    Arnold & Itkin is proud to announce a victory for a client who suffered back and shoulder injuries in a plant explosion. Our client received the best medical care and the compensation he deserved.

  • $2.87 Million

    Significant Settlement Achieved for Plant Explosion Victim

    A team of our attorneys represented a client who was severely injured in a plant explosion; our client required multiple surgeries in the aftermath of the incident. We fought on their behalf and recovered $2.87 million.

  • $2.8 Million

    Multi-Million Settlement for Man Injured During Turnaround Job

    Our plant accident lawyers helped achieve a $2.8 million settlement on behalf of a man injured at a Louisiana plant. The plant owners completely refused responsibility for the incident.

  • $2.8 Million

    Verdict Won for Worker with Severe Ankle Injury

    Arnold & Itkin attorneys helped to represent a rigger who suffered from a foot injury while working on the job. His injury occurred when a crane load dropped onto his foot, breaking his ankle. His employer denied all responsibility, but we were able to secure a $2.8 million court award on his behalf.

  • $2.78 Million

    Settlement Obtained for Injured Contractor

    While performing construction work at a Louisiana plant, a serious accident occurred that caused neck and back injuries to a contractor. Our firm represented the man and successfully reached a $2.78 million settlement.

  • $2.7 Million

    Landowners Received Settlement for Contaminated Land

    Two attorneys from Arnold & Itkin have recently settled a case for Louisiana landowners whose land become contaminated from a gas processing plant operation. Despite the contamination occurring decades prior, our team held the negligent parties accountable. We recovered $2.75 million.

  • $2.7 Million

    Woman Won Settlement for Injury Caused by Medication

    A woman who was harmed by her prescription pharmaceutical was helped by Arnold & Itkin attorneys, who secured a $2.7 million settlement on her behalf. The money went toward helping her recover from the serious side effects of her medication—side effects that should have been made more clear to users.

  • $2.7 Million

    Settlement Reached for Man Injured in an Explosion

    When an explosion caused him to suffer injuries to his lower back, a Texas man turned to Arnold & Itkin for the help he needed. Our firm took on the case and fought for several years before successfully obtaining a $2.7 million settlement on his behalf.

  • $2.6 Million

    Multi-Million Settlement Reached for Father of Two

    Our client was a father of two who had been severely injured on the job through no fault of his own. We fought for our client over the course of several years and ultimately recovered $2.6 million.

  • $2.6 Million

    Multi-Million Settlement for Man Hurt During Turnaround Work

    After a Louisiana explosion caused our client to sustain injuries to his back, our legal team took on the case. We helped him to receive necessary medical care and achieved a $2.6 million settlement on his behalf.

  • $2.6 Million

    Multi-Million Settlement Reached for Man Hurt in LA Explosion

    Our firm helped a Louisiana man recover full, fair compensation after being severely injured during turnaround work at a plant. We secured a $2.6 million settlement on his behalf.

  • $2.58 Million

    Settlement Secured for Injured Louisiana Man

    Our client was injured while working a turnaround at a Louisiana plant. We fought for him for several years and were able to ensure he received proper medical care. We eventually reached a $2.58 million settlement.

  • $2.5 Million

    Amputee Victim Won a Product Liability Verdict

    Arnold & Itkin obtained a $2.5 million verdict in a products liability case involving a defectively manufactured tiller handle steering mechanism for an outboard motor. This led to loss of control of the boat, which caused severe arm injuries to our client. His verdict came after the defendant made no settlement offers.

  • $2.5 Million

    Jones Act Claim Won Settlement for Louisiana Seaman

    Kurt Arnold represented a seaman injured on a drilling barge, obtaining a $2.5 million settlement on his behalf. Our client injured his back in a mudroom when he struck a protruding piece of metal that should not have been there.

  • $2.5 Million

    Breach of Oral Contract Claim Resulted in Settlement for Businessman

    Our client was promised a certain sum of money in return for helping a large telecom corporation acquire a second company. While terms were never formally put down in writing, the oral contract was clear and binding. The company tried to pay our client only 2% of what he was owed, but our firm secured our client the compensation he deserved.

  • $2.49 Million

    Multi-Million Settlement for Man Injured During Turnaround Work

    Arnold & Itkin LLP secured $2.49 million for a Louisiana man injured during turnaround at plant. We ensured he received the medical care he needed and the compensation he deserved.

  • $2.45 Million

    Multi-Million Settlement Recovered for Back Injury Victim

    Our client sustained a serious back injury in a Louisiana plant explosion and turned to our firm for help. We fought tirelessly for more than three years and were able to recover $2.45 million on his behalf.

  • $2.4 Million

    Settlement Obtained for Woman Who Sustained Serious Neck Injuries

    Arnold & Itkin represented the rights of a woman whose neck was severely injured in a plant explosion. We fought tirelessly for nearly four years before achieving a $2.4 million settlement.

  • $2.4 Million

    Settlement Obtained for Man with Injured Back

    Our attorneys worked to secure a significant settlement for a man who severely injured his back while working as a turnaround at a plant. We were ultimately successful in defeating the defendants, despite the fact that they denied any responsibility for the incident.

  • $2.4 Million

    Settlement Achieved for Woman Hurt While Working a Turnaround

    Our firm represented a Louisiana woman who sustained injuries to both her neck and her back during an explosion. We aggressively moved the case forward and recovered a 7-figure settlement.

  • $2.4 Million

    Settlement Achieved for Woman Who Escaped a Fire

    After escaping a fire, our client required two knee replacements. Our firm helped to represent her best interests and were able to reach a $2.4 million settlement on her behalf.

  • $2.4 Million

    Elderly Truck Accident Victim Won Millions in Verdict

    The team of attorneys at Arnold & Itkin recently secured $2.4 million on behalf of an elderly woman who was backed into by a delivery truck, causing extensive damages. The defendant insisted that our client was to blame, but an objective trucking expert testified otherwise. She now has everything she needs to recover from her injuries as fully as possible.

  • $2.4 Million

    Plant Worker Received Millions for Accident Injuries

    Arnold & Itkin attorneys have recently represented a client who was injured in a serious plant accident. He was doing his job when the refinery burst into flames, and he was injured while escaping. Our firm was successful in recovering $2.4 million on his behalf.

  • $2.4 Million

    Burned Refinery Worker Won Sizable Verdict

    Arnold & Itkin LLP recovered $2.4 million for a refinery worker who suffered third-degree burns to 20% of his body. The defendant was the engineering company whose device caused his injuries. They offered to settle for $135,000—not even 10% of what the jury verdict provided. Our aggressive strategy rendered the defense’s witnesses ineffective (and in one case, inadmissible).

  • 2.3 Million

    Wronged Landowners Received Settlement Before Trial Began

    Arnold & Itkin attorneys were successful in recovering $2.375 million on behalf of a Louisiana landowner who believed their land was damaged by an oil and gas operations. Our team investigated the damage and found evidence of poor environmental practices from years earlier. We settled while the suit was pending.

  • 2.3 Million

    Settlement Secured for Injured Seaman

    Kurt Arnold represented a seaman who sustained injuries off the coast of Louisiana while working for his employer. The worker had sustained serious damage to his leg, affecting his ability to work. We obtained a $2.37 million settlement on his behalf—all in less than a year after we took on his case.

  • $2.3 Million

    Accident Victim Won a Settlement for Work Injuries

    Our client was injured in an offshore accident that caused a concussion and a herniated disc, among other injuries. He was compensated $2.3 million with the help of Arnold & Itkin attorneys.

  • $2.3 Million

    Family & Child Compensated for Preventable Birth Defects

    Arnold & Itkin took on the case of a child who was born with birth defects because of exposure to dangerous pharmaceuticals. The child’s parents were unaware of the risk involved with taking certain medications while pregnant, and it was the manufacturer’s job to ensure that medical risks are known and obvious. We won a settlement of $2.3 million to help the baby receive quality medical care.

  • $2.3 Million

    Child Injured by Defective Product Received Justice

    Arnold & Itkin took on the case of a child who was injured by a defective product and obtained a $2.3 million settlement on the family’s behalf. The settlement will go toward helping the child receive the medical attention required for full recovery.

  • $2.3 Million

    Settlement Won for Child Born with Birth Defect Due to Drug Side Effects

    A child born with birth defects was awarded a $2.3 million settlement thanks to Arnold & Itkin. Our client was exposed to pharmaceuticals harmful to babies while developing in the womb. As the parents were unaware of the risk, our firm successfully sought compensation from the pharmaceutical manufacturer.

  • $2.29 Million

    Multi-Million Settlement Reached for Man Hurt in Plant Accident

    Our attorneys worked tirelessly for years to represent the best interests of a man whose neck was injured after a plant explosion in Louisiana. When the plant owners refused to take responsibility, we took on the case and eventually secured a $2.29 million settlement.

  • $2.29 Million

    Settlement Reached for Victim of Plant Explosion Injuries

    After a plant exploded in Louisiana, our client sustained serious injuries, including hearing loss and damage to his back and neck. He eventually required surgery. We relentlessly fought and obtained a $2.29 million settlement.

  • $2.26 Million

    Multi-Million Settlement for Plant Explosion Victim

    Following an explosion, a plant worker was left with serious back injuries. Arnold & Itkin won a seven-figure settlement to compensate for his suffering and multiple procedures.

  • $2.2 Million

    Mother Injured by Dangerous Drugs Won Settlement

    Arnold & Itkin LLP successfully obtained a $2.2 million settlement on behalf of an injured client. Our client was a mother who was harmed from taking a prescription medication that caused harmful (and previously unknown) side effects. Our firm held the drug company accountable and ensured that our client received justice.

  • $2.25 Million

    Settlement Obtained for Louisiana Tankerman Injured in Fall

    Arnold & Itkin LLP secured a large settlement for a man who fell from a gangway and was trapped beneath a barge. His accident resulted in severe emotional and physical injuries, leaving him unable to work. His settlement will go toward ensuring he and his family will lack nothing while he recovers.

  • $2.2 Million

    Seaman with Severe Back Injury Won Case with Settlement

    Arnold & Itkin LLP attorneys Kurt Arnold and Jason Itkin secured a $2.25 million dollar settlement in an unoperated back injury case. Our client fell onto the deck from a raised machine when a crane operator failed to control the wrecking ball. The settlement will provide for his needs while he recovers.

  • $2.2 Million

    Settlement Won for Fixed Platform Operator

    Arnold & Itkin has recently settled a case for $2.25 million on behalf of a fixed platform operator who was injured while performing maintenance. He was only on his second hitch for a platform in Louisiana performing maintenance when he received an electric shock, causing him to lose consciousness and fall to the ground. The neck injuries from the fall required surgery, which is why we took up his case.

  • $2.2 Million

    Settlement Reached for Severely Injured Texas Man

    Arnold & Itkin’s team of attorneys worked together to help represent a Texas man who sustained severe injuries to his neck and wrist after a plant exploded. We worked tirelessly for him and recovered $2.2 million.

  • $2.2 Million

    Settlement Reach for Woman Injured in Serious Work Accident

    Our firm reached a $2.2 million settlement on behalf of our client, despite the fact that the defendants argued that her injuries were from a previous accident. The settlement was 20 times larger than the final offer at mediation.

  • $2.1 Million

    Settlement Won for Child Born with Defect Due to Side Effects

    Arnold & Itkin LLP was able to help a child who was born with a birth defect obtain a $2.1 million settlement. We proved that the defect was caused by exposure to a dangerous prescription drug, then held the pharmaceutical company accountable. The settlement has allowed our client to receive the highest-quality medical care for their birth defect.

  • $2 Million

    Dangerous Product Caused Severe Injury to a Child

    A $2 million settlement was won on behalf of a client of Arnold & Itkin’s who was injured by a dangerous product. Our client was a child, and our aggressive litigation approach helped them get the money they needed for justice and medical care.

  • $2 Million

    Settlement Obtained for Man Seriously Injured in Plant Accident

    The Arnold & Itkin team helped represent a client who was seriously injured after a plant exploded in Louisiana. We fought hard to hold plant owners responsible before reaching a $2 million settlement.

  • $2 Million

    Jones Act Worker Received Settlement Early in Trial Process

    Our client suffered a severe back injury while working on a vessel in the Gulf of Mexico. His supervisors knew of the injury but did not provide medical care for another week. Arnold & Itkin LLP attorneys were able to secure a $2 million settlement after just one deposition.

  • $2 Million

    Settlement Won for Louisiana Worker in the Gulf

    Arnold & Itkin LLP attorneys Kurt Arnold and Cory Itkin recovered $2 million on behalf of a Carencro, Louisiana man who was injured doing seismographic work in the Gulf of Mexico. The injuries he sustained meant that he would never be able to earn a living in his current career. Our work ensured that he would be able to provide for himself while finding a new career.

  • $2 Million

    Settlement Achieved for Injured Louisiana Workers

    Two men injured while working on a pipeline off the coast of Louisiana were represented by Arnold & Itkin, LLP in a lawsuit that resulted in a $2 million settlement after the firm proved negligence on the part of the safety consultant hired by the defendant.

  • $2 Million

    Injured Offshore Worker Received Millions in Settlement

    Arnold & Itkin LLP won $2 million for an offshore worker who suffered severe injuries when a canister exploded in his face, causing multiple facial fractures. His settlement provided a net recovery of $1 million.

  • $2 Million

    Multi-Million Settlement Changed Plant Accident Victim’s Life

    Our firm helped represent the best interests of a man severely injured during a plant accident. We not only helped ensure our client received the best medical care possible, but we also reached a $2 million settlement.

  • $2 Million

    Large Settlement Obtained for Grieving Family

    Arnold & Itkin is proud to have secured a massive settlement for a family who lost their loved one due to the negligence and reckless action of a commercial vehicle driver. Our work will allow our clients to live in financial stability while they grieve and heal from this tragedy.

  • $1.9 Million

    Former Nurse Received Verdict for an Oil Company’s Negligence

    Arnold & Itkin, LLP won a $1.95 million jury verdict on behalf of an injured client, which resulted in a net recovery of over $1.3 million. Our client was injured when oilfield equipment fell onto her car while in transit, resulting in injuries to her head, face, and back.

  • $1.9 Million

    Compensation Secured for Psychological Injuries

    The attorneys at Arnold & Itkin, LLP recently represented a Louisiana man who was injured while working offshore. An accident led to our client developing severe PTSD, which inhibited his ability to make a living offshore. They were able to recover $1.95 million on his behalf to support him while he fostered a new career.

  • $1.9 Million

    Mother Injured by Dangerous Drugs Needed Justice

    Arnold & Itkin were able to secure a $1.9 million settlement for a victim of a dangerous drug. Our firm took on the pharmaceutical manufacturer who allowed our client to suffer serious harm. The settlement will provide for her needs while she seeks quality medical care.

  • $1.94 Million

    Settlement Obtained for Plant Explosion Victim

    Our attorneys worked tirelessly for more than three years to help a man severely injured in a Louisiana plant explosion. In the end, we were able to reach a $1.94 million settlement.

  • $1.9 Million

    Compensation Won for Head, Back, & Emotional Injuries

    Our client was an offshore worker who suffered a traumatic accident which left him psychologically and physically harmed. Arnold & Itkin were able to take his employer to task for causing the injury. Our work resulted in a $1.9 million settlement on his behalf.

  • $1.9 Million

    Compensation Won for Victim of Undisclosed Side Effects

    Our client was harmed by a drug with unexpected side effects. As a result of the side effects, she sustained injuries requiring significant medical expenses. She was compensated $1.9 million with the help of Arnold & Itkin attorneys.

  • $1.9 Million

    Settlement Secured for Victim of Birth Defect

    Arnold & Itkin took on the case of a child born with a birth defect because of dangerous drug exposure. We held the pharmaceutical company accountable, helping our client receive the money necessary for medical care and long term support.

  • $1.9 Million

    Injured Child Received Compensation for Injuries from Defective Product

    Arnold & Itkin were able to represent a child who was injured by a dangerous product, obtaining a successful outcome. The settlement will go toward helping the child’s medical expenses and other needs for years to come.

  • $1.9 Million

    Settlement Secured for Injured Child

    Arnold & Itkin were able to represent a child who was injured by a dangerous product, obtaining a successful outcome. His $1.9 million settlement will go toward keeping him healthy while providing the family with financial stability.

  • $1.9 Million

    Contested Jones Act Claim Resolved with a Large Settlement

    Kurt Arnold and Robert Wynne prosecuted and won a settlement for an injured 60-year-old seaman, recovering $1.9 million on his behalf just a few weeks before trial was set to begin. Our client was injured aboard a barge when a flash fire ignited, causing severe second-degree burns. After 10 depositions several weeks before trial, the defendant offered a settlement.

  • $1.9 Million

    Settlement Achieved for Arkansas Man Hurt at a Plant

    Our legal team reached a $1.9 million settlement on behalf of a man from Arkansas. We fought hard to ensure he received not only the best medical care, but also the proper medical care that he needed.

  • $1.85 Million

    Settlement Received for Victim of Louisiana Plant Accident

    Our firm was hired by a Louisiana man who was severely injured in a plant accident while working a turnaround. Our client required years of year, including injections and surgeries. We obtained a $1.85 million settlement.

  • $1.8 Million

    Maritime Worker’s Claim Settled for Accident Injuries

    Arnold & Itkin LLP settled a general maritime claim for $1.85 million on behalf of worker injured while participating in cargo operations. Our client was forced to jump overboard to avoid even worse injury and demanded compensation from his employer—who was ultimately responsible for the accident.

  • $1.8 Million

    Grieving Family Received Large Wrongful Death Settlement

    Arnold & Itkin obtained a $1.8 million settlement on behalf of a bereaved family. They lost their loved one in an incident in the Houston ship channel. Our work allowed our clients to grieve and move forward in peace.

  • $1.78 Million

    Settlement Obtained for Man Injured While Working as a Turnaround

    Several attorneys from the Arnold & Itkin team represented a man who was working as a turnaround at plant when he suffered serious injuries. His injuries were severe enough to warrant a back procedure. Our firm was successful in securing a $1.78 million settlement.

  • $1.7 Million

    Birth Injury Victim Received Settlement for Defect

    The lawyers at Arnold & Itkin were able to obtain a $1.7 million settlement for a birth defect victim. Our firm proved that the birth injury was caused by prescription drugs taken while the baby was developing in the womb. As a result, the pharmaceutical company provided a settlement to pay for our client’s medical (and other) needs.

  • $1.7 Million

    Victim of Dangerous Drug Won Settlement for Side Effects

    Our client, the victim of a dangerous drug with undisclosed side effects, was able to obtain a $1.7 million settlement with the help of Arnold & Itkin attorneys. Our firm leveraged our considerable experience holding pharmaceutical companies accountable to negotiate a fair outcome for our client.

  • $1.75 Million

    Settlement Achieved for Injured Seaman in Winch Accident

    Arnold & Itkin LLP attorneys helped to reach a $1.75 million settlement for a relief mate who was injured when tightening the winch on a tow. The case was settled after multiple depositions.

  • $1.75 Million

    Arnold & Itkin's Lawsuit Leads to Nationwide Recall of Goalie Mask

    After a dentist was blinded by a hockey puck, Attorney Kurt Arnold helped to represent him. This lawsuit led to the defective goalie mask being recalled throughout the U.S. and Canada.

  • $1.75 Million

    Offshore Injury Case Settled Two Weeks Before Trial

    Arnold & Itkin LLP obtained a $1.75 million settlement on behalf of a client who was suffering from a back injury, which he sustained in a crane accident while working offshore.

  • $1.75 Million

    Injured Seaman with Concussion Received Settlement

    An injured seaman who suffered a concussion and herniated discs due to a malfunctioning lifeboat obtained a $1.75 million settlement through the efforts of the attorneys at Arnold & Itkin. Our trial efforts compelled the defendant to double their previous settlement offer, which resolved the case.

  • $1.75 Million

    Case for Injured Crane Operator Resolved with Settlement

    Arnold & Itkin obtained a $1.75 million settlement on behalf of a crane operator injured in a refinery explosion. His settlement went toward providing for his needs and paying for high-quality medical care for a better recovery.

  • $1.7 Million

    Injured Maritime Worker Received Settlement for Pain

    Arnold & Itkin offshore injury lawyers obtained a $1.7 million settlement for their injured maritime client. An accident on the job left our client with severe PTSD, affecting his ability to do his job or make an income. Our work provided for his needs while he recovered from his psychological trauma.

  • $1.7 Million

    Offshore Workers Received Settlement for Toxic Exposure

    Two contractors who were exposed to hydrogen sulfide obtained a $1.72 million settlement with the help of Arnold & Itkin LLP. It only took a year for our firm to secure the compensation our clients deserved for the scope and nature of their injuries.

  • $1.7 Million

    Settlement Won for Seriously Injured Louisiana Worker

    Arnold & Itkin reached a $1.7 million settlement for a Louisiana man injured at a plant during turnaround work. We fought hard to ensure he received proper medical care and the compensation he needed to move forward.

  • $1.7 Million

    Settlement Obtained for Back & Knee Injury Victim

    After sustained serious injuries to his back a knee, a victim of a Louisiana plant explosion turned to our legal team. We fought hard and helped him recover $1.7 million.

  • $1.68 Million

    Mother Exposed to Dangerous Drug Received Settlement

    Our client sought the help of Arnold & Itkin when her medication’s side effects caused her harm. She received a $1.6 million settlement from the pharmaceutical company.

  • $1.68 Million

    Child Injured by Defective Product Won Settlement

    Arnold & Itkin won a $1.6 million settlement for our injured client—a child exposed to a dangerous product.

  • $1.68 Million

    Birth Defect Case Resolved with Settlement

    Arnold & Itkin took on the case of child injured by a defective product, securing a successful outcome. We proved our client, a child, was harmed by dangerous drugs while developing in the womb. These drugs led to birth defects requiring significant care.

  • $1.675 Million

    Oilfield Worker Received Settlement for Injuries

    Our attorneys represented a man who suffered severe injuries after being struck by a pair of malfunctioning tongs while working on a drilling rig. His injuries included broken vertebrae and ribs and necessitated the removal of his kidney. We reached a $1.675 million settlement.

  • $1.65 Million

    Maritime Piracy Case Settled for Victim’s Injuries

    Our firm helped to represent foreign seamen who were held hostage off the coast of African by pirates. We took on the case and were able to beat back allegations that the defendants were not responsible for the ship’s poor security. We recovered a $1.65M settlement.

  • $1.6 Million

    Injured Mother Received a Settlement for Dangerous Drugs

    Our client, a mother, was injured by dangerous and defective medication, but our team fought for her right to compensation. In the end, she received a $1.6 million settlement with the help of attorneys at Arnold & Itkin LLP.

  • $1.6 Million

    Settlement Obtained for Seaman Injured on Unstable Stairs

    Arnold & Itkin attorneys represented an offshore worker who was injured after falling down the stairs while aboard a vessel. Our firm helped discover and prove that a missing bolt in the stairs made them unstable. We were successful in recovering a $1.6 million settlement on his behalf one week before trial.

  • $1.6 Million

    Injured Wireline Operator Won Settlement for Accident

    Three attorneys from Arnold & Itkin helped to recover $1.6 million on behalf of a man who was injured while working as a platform wireline operator. His injuries necessitated surgery, but even so, his defendants contested their responsibility for the accident. The case settled following mediation.

  • $1.6 Million

    Seaman’s Death Settled for Loved Ones

    Arnold & Itkin obtained a $1.6 Million settlement on behalf of a client who lost their loved one in an explosion on a spud barge. Our clients’ loved one lost his life when his barge struck an underwater gas line, resulting in an explosion. The owner of the barge was successfully held liable for the seaman’s death.

  • $1.6 Million

    Settlement Won for Injured Ship Captain

    Arnold & Itkin LLP represented a ship captain who suffered a back injury when he fell through a hatch that had been negligently left open, posing a serious risk. Our firm hired an industry expert to provide testimony that showed how negligent the defendants were. The firm recovered a $1.6 million settlement on his behalf.

  • $1.6 Million

    Large Settlement Reached for Victim of Severe Truck Accident

    Truck accident attorneys at Arnold & Itkin secured a sizable settlement for a client who was rear-ended by an 18-wheeler on the highway. Her injuries required multiple surgeries, but the defendants refused to take responsibility. Her $1.6 million settlement will get her the medical care and financial support she needs.

  • $1.6 Million

    Arnold & Itkin Won Settlement for Plant Worker

    Arnold & Itkin attorneys represented a man who was injured at a Texas plant. We were able to obtain a settlement of $1.6M after months of our client being denied medical treatment.

  • $1.57 Million

    Settlement Reach for Injured Fire Watch

    We represented a woman who was injured as a fire watch. As she was trying to escape a fire she fell down and sustained several serious injuries. We obtained $1.57 million on her behalf.

  • $1.54 Million

    Large Settlement Won After Three Year Fight

    For more than three years, our legal team fought to recover just compensation for a man who was severely injured in a plant explosion. Our client was brought to tears after we recovered a $1.54 million settlement.

  • $1.5 Million

    Injured Longshoreman Received Settlement for Pain

    Our client, an injured longshoreman, had consulted with many firms who told him he did not have a case. However, our firm recognized the strategies needed to secure compensation for our client. Arnold & Itkin helped recover $1.5 million on his behalf.

  • $1.5 Million

    Settlement Reached for Man Suffering Serious Injuries

    When a plant explosion caused our client serious injuries, he turned to the legal team at Arnold & Itkin. We fought relentlessly on his behalf and were ultimately able to reach a seven-figure settlement before trial.

  • $1.5 Million

    Insurance Dispute Resolved with Property Settlement

    Arnold & Itkin fought to obtain compensation for a client who suffered property damages. The insurer refused to honor our client’s claim, but our firm proved that the company had miscalculated the damages to the plaintiff’s property.

  • $1.5 Million

    Wrongful Death Case Resolved with Settlement

    After a seaman was killed while working on a bridge construction project, our legal team was able to represent the family and recover $1.5 million in damages on their behalf.

  • $1.5 Million

    Drill Worker On Brazilian Coast Received Substantial Settlement

    Arnold & Itkin, LLP attorneys successfully negotiated a settlement on behalf of a seaman who suffered a severe hand injury while working on a drill ship off the Brazilian coast.

  • $1.5 Million

    Offshore Worker’s Case Settled After Defective Product Injury

    Arnold & Itkin LLP obtained a settlement on behalf of a client who suffered an open leg fracture while using a defective grinder. The case settled the day before trial was scheduled to begin.

  • $1.5 Million

    Seaman Received Serious Injuries & Won Settlement

    Kurt Arnold filed a lawsuit in Houston, Texas on behalf of a man who suffered serious facial injuries when a spreader bar hit him in the face. In addition, the plaintiff’s employer denied him the right to seek treatment from his own doctor. We eventually obtained a settlement for $1.5 million.

  • $1.5 Million

    Jones Act Seaman’s Estate & Minor Child Received Settlement

    Arnold & Itkin attorneys helped a family in a case involving the death of a Jones Act seaman. Our original client succumbed to his injuries during litigation, and his child and estate became the plaintiffs in the case. One month before trial, the defendants chose to settle.

  • $1.49 Million

    Settlement Reached for Man Hurt During Turnaround

    Arnold & Itkin LLP attorneys helped secure $1.49 million on behalf of a man severely injured during turnaround. He sustained damage to his back and elbow after a plant exploded.

  • $1.45 Million

    Recovery Obtained On Behalf Of Injured Jones Act Seaman

    Jason Itkin, Kurt Arnold and Cory Itkin worked to recover a settlement exceeding $1.4 million on behalf of a Jones Act seaman who suffered serious injuries to his hip and wrist in an accidental fall. The case settled just days before going to trial.

  • $1.45 Million

    Settlement Won for Injured Offshore Worker

    Attorneys from Arnold & Itkin recently represented an offshore worker who sustained back injuries on the job. They recovered a sizable settlement on his behalf after our firm took multiple depositions from medical experts.

  • $1.4 Million

    Settlement Achieved for Birth Defect Injury

    Arnold & Itkin took on the case of a child born with a birth defect after dangerous drug exposure. The settlement money will go toward providing him with the support and medical care he needs due to his injuries sustained by the defective medication.

  • $1.4 Million

    Settlement Won for Child Hurt By Dangerous Product

    A child injured by a dangerous product was awarded a settlement of $1.4 million through the advocacy of attorneys Kurt Arnold and Jason Itkin.

  • $1.4 Million

    Child Injured By Drug Received Settlement

    Arnold & Itkin LLP was able to help a child exposed to a dangerous drug.

  • $1.4 Million

    Child Injured by Dangerous Product Won Settlement

    A child injured by a dangerous product was awarded a settlement of $1.4 million through the advocacy of attorneys Kurt Arnold and Jason Itkin.

  • $1.4 Million

    Recovery Won for Worker Injured By Poor Scaffolding

    Arnold & Itkin successfully fought for a worker who fell from a height and injured his neck and back, challenging his employer’s assertion that his injuries were his fault.

  • $1.4 Million

    Settlement Reached for Woman Injured in Explosion

    Our client was severely injured while fleeing from an explosion. She turned to our firm for help. We helped ensure she received necessary medical care and obtained a $1.4 million settlement on her behalf.

  • $1.37 Million

    Settlement for Injured Worker Achieved

    Arnold & Itkin LLP won a $1.3 million settlement for a worker injured in an accident.

  • $1.3 Million

    Settlement Won for Injured Mother

    A child born with a birth defect was successfully represented by Arnold & Itkin attorneys. The child's $1.3 million settlement will help provide for medical care and other needs.

  • $1.2 Million

    Settlement Achieved for Child with Multiple Birth Defects

    Attorneys at Arnold & Itkin represented a child born with multiple birth defects. The child's $1.2 million went toward both past and future medical expenses.

  • $1.2 Million

    Settlement in Drug Liability Case Achieved for Our Client

    Arnold & Itkin LLP proudly represented a woman injured by a dangerous drug.

  • $1.2 Million

    Settlement Reached in Dangerous Product Lawsuit

    Arnold & Itkin helped obtain a settlement for the family of an injured child.

  • $1.2 Million

    Settlement Achieved in Product Liability Case

    Arnold & Itkin helped a child injured by a dangerous product receive a $1.2 million settlement.

  • $1.2 Million

    Compensation Achieved for Victim of Dangerous Drug

    Our client received a $1.2 million settlement after we proved that the plaintiff, a child, was exposed to a dangerous substance.

  • $1.2 Million

    Settlement Won for Defective Drug Victim

    Arnold & Itkin attorneys took on the case of a woman injured by a defective drug. We resolved it successfully through aggressive and precise representation.

  • $1.2 Million

    Settlement Achieved in Hurricane Ike Case

    Our client, a hurricane victim, was awarded over $1 million from incompliant insurance company. We proved that the plaintiff’s claim was unfairly denied, ensuring that the insurance company paid what was owed (and then some).

  • $1.2 Million

    Settlement Reached in Real Estate Case

    Over $1 million was earned on behalf of our client through a settlement by the attorneys at Arnold & Itkin.

  • $1.2 Million

    Settlement Recovered for Injured Jones Act Seamen

    Our maritime lawyers represented two seamen who were injured after their ship ran aground off the coast of Louisiana. We were able to obtain a $1.2M settlement on their behalf.

  • $1.2 Million

    Settlement Reached for Man Hurt During Turnaround at a Plant

    Arnold & Itkin LLP secured $1.2 million for a Louisiana man injured during turnaround at plant. Our client sustained knee, back, and neck injuries. This settlement will help change his life.

  • $1.2 Million

    Recovery Won for Maritime Worker Injured in Foreign Country

    The attorneys at Arnold & Itkin recovered a $1.2 million verdict on behalf of a dredge worker who was seriously injured while working in Nigeria.

  • $1.2 Million

    Jury Verdict Won by Arnold & Itkin LLP

    Kurt Arnold & Jason Itkin secured a winning verdict for $1.2 million in a case involving a seaman who suffered serious neck injuries when he fell from a ladder while working.

  • $1.2 Million

    Arnold & Itkin LLP Recovers Verdict for Tugboat Captain

    Arnold & Itkin, LLP recovered a sizable jury verdict on behalf of a tugboat captain who suffered a brain injury as well as post-traumatic stress disorder in an accident on the Mississippi River.

  • $1.19 Million

    Settlement Obtained for Seaman Injured on Inland Drilling Barge

    Attorney Kurt Arnold recently secured a favorable settlement in excess of $1 million against a large operator in the Gulf of Mexico on behalf of a floor hand who sustained a neck injury from a loose pipe.

  • $1.17 Million

    Settlement Obtained for Severely Injured Plant Worker

    Attorneys from Arnold & Itkin helped represent a Louisiana man who suffered a serious knee injury while trying to escape an explosion at a Louisiana plant. We eventually recovered $1.17 million on his behalf.

  • $1.15 Million

    Settlement Obtained for Defective Product Damages

    Our firm won a settlement of over $1 million, which we fought for on behalf of an injured child who had been harmed by a defective product.

  • $1.1 Million

    Settlement Won for Injured Offshore Worker

    Arnold & Itkin is proud to announce that we have obtained $1.1 million on behalf of an injured offshore platform worker who suffered neck and shoulder injuries during an accident on a platform.

  • $1.1 Million

    Settlement Won for Woman Injured During Turnaround

    We recovered a $1.1 million settlement on behalf of a woman hurt during a Louisiana plant accident. We helped ensure she received the proper medical care and obtained $1.1 million on her behalf.

  • $1 Million

    Settlement Reached for Injured Jones Act Worker

    Our attorneys helped represent a Jones Act seaman who was injured while working on a drilling barge.

  • $1 Million

    Settlement Obtained on Behalf of Injured Mother

    A dangerous drug taken by a mother left her injured. The attorneys at Arnold & Itkin were able to secure $1 million in a settlement.

  • $1 Million

    Partial Settlement Achieved for Industrial Worker

    Arnold & Itkin LLP obtained a $1.05 million partial settlement on behalf of a client who suffered a herniated disk in a crane collapse that occurred when the cab sheared away from the crane's base.

  • $1 Million

    Recovery Obtained for Injured Highway Worker

    Our legal team recently represented a man who was struck by an 18-wheeler and who sustained a serious back injury. We recovered $1.04 million on his behalf.

  • $1 Million

    Settlement Achieved for Injured Seaman

    Our firm successfully settled a suit and secured $1.03 million on behalf of a seaman who suffered injuries when a drill pipe rolled onto his foot.

  • $1 Million

    Settlement Achieved in Longshoreman's Unoperated Neck Case

    Arnold & Itkin LLP obtained a $1M verdict on behalf of a client who sustained injuries due to a brake chamber malfunction during an inspection. The plaintiff sustained facial lacerations and a neck injury due to the impact.

  • $1 Million

    Settlement Won for Child Injured by Dangerous Drug

    When the effects of a dangerous drug caused a child to be born with a birth defect, the team at Arnold & Itkin was responsible for earning a $1 million settlement.

  • $1 Million

    $1 Million Recovered for Injured Industrial Worker

    Three attorneys from our firm worked to help represent a worker who was injured while tack welding strips of metal. We successfully recovered one million on his behalf.

  • $1 Million

    Settlement Obtained for Injured Louisiana Man

    Our client sustained injuries to his neck, back, and head after a Louisiana plant exploded. We eventually secured a 7-figure settlement on his behalf, money that can be used to help his client move forward with his life.

  • $1 Million

    Settlement Achieved for Severely Injured Apartment Resident

    Arnold & Itkin recently represented a client who suffered severe head and neck injuries after falling from a second-story apartment building. We were able to secure a $1M settlement.

  • $1 Million

    Settlement Reached by Arnold & Itkin in Rollover Accident

    Arnold & Itkin was able to obtain $1M for their injured clients before the case went to trial.

  • $1 Million

    Settlement Achieved for PTSD Sufferer

    Arnold & Itkin recovered a $1 million settlement in a case involving a client who suffered from PTSD after witnessing the death of a friend while on a vessel.

  • $1 Million

    Settlement Reached for Victim of Catastrophic Industrial Accident

    Arnold & Itkin obtained a $1 million settlement on behalf of a man from Texas who was severely injured in a plant accident. This settlement ensures that our client will receive what he needs to move forward in his life.

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