Matt Sharp helped deliver Bill Eskew’s family a $200 million verdict against the largest health insurer in the country. Bill Askew was denied proton beam radiation therapy to treat his lung cancer when his insurance company issued an automatic denial without conducting a proper investigation or examining the risks of alternative treatment. After undergoing the alternative treatment, he suffered from severe complications and lost his life.
$104,000,000 Jury Verdict
Matthew Sharp recovered the seventh-largest verdict in the United States in 2011 against a drug manufacturer and distributor.
$100,000,000+ Total Recovery
Over $100 million was recovered for clients injured in a Hepatitis C outbreak in lawsuits against health maintenance organizations, health care providers, and manufacturers.
A $27 million settlement was recovered following a trucking accident.
A $25 million settlement was recovered for 23 victims who lost their homes and others who lost property during the Little Valley Fire that occurred in October 2016 in Washoe Valley. The fire was determined to have been caused by an escaped blaze from a Nevada Division of Forestry (NDF) prescribed burn. In 2018, a jury found the NDF to be “grossly negligent” for the blaze that burned about 2,300 acres just south of Reno. Learn more about the case here and find the Governor’s Finance Office’s Approval of Settlement Agreement here.
A $25 million insurance bad faith settlement involving a Michigan no-fault case in the Southwest United States.
A $15.25 million settlement for construction injury product liability with devastating injuries to a child.
A $4 million settlement for negligent property destruction.
A $4 million health insurance bad faith settlement.
A $3 million homeowners insurance bad faith settlement.
“I recently retained the professional services of Matthew Sharp and his law firm to represent my interest in a legal proceeding. Mr. Sharp and his firm shall I say was way over the top in providing excellent and sound legal advice. His professional attitude and attention to detail during the entire process was second to none as well as the rapid and courteous responses from Mr. Sharp and his staff to any and all of my questions regarding my case. Furthermore, I would give my utmost support to anyone choosing Mr. Sharp and his firm in any type of legal representation.”
- RICK S.