Daniel R. Baradat

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Daniel R. Baradat was born in Tulare, California on June 21, 1950. He earned a bachelor's degree from St. Mary's College in 1972 and a Juris Doctorate from University of San Francisco in 1975.

Mr. Baradat was admitted to the California and U.S. District Court, Eastern and Northern Districts of California Bars in 1976. He was admitted to the U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Oklahoma Bar in 1984.

Mr. Baradat has served as a Judge Pro Tem for the Fresno County Superior Court. He is a member of the Fresno, Kings and Tulare County Bar Associations, where he has served as a Director. He is also a member of the State Bar of California, the International Academy of Trial Lawyers, the American College of Trial Lawyers, the Consumer Attorneys of California, and the International Society of Barristers, where he is currently the President. Mr. Baradat is a Diplomate in the American Board of Trial Advocates, where he formerly served as the Central Valley Chapter President.

Mr. Baradat was named one of the top 100 lawyers of Northern California in every year since 2006 by Northern California Super Lawyers. He has also been honored with Lifetime Achievement Membership among America’s Top 100 Attorneys. He practices in the areas of personal injury law, legal and medical malpractice. Mr. Baradat has nine jury verdicts in excess of $1,000,000. Mr. Baradat has served on the Board of Regents of St. Mary's College.

The following cases are some of the verdicts and settlements that Mr. Baradat has obtained on behalf of his clients:

$4.3 Million – Auto v. Truck – Personal Injury
$4 Million – Solo Vehicle Rollover – Premises Liability
$3.25 Million – Auto v. Pedestrian – Personal Injury
$3 Million – Auto v. Truck – Wrongful Death
$2 Million – Yosemite Bus Accident – Personal Injury
$1.9 Million – Medical Negligence Case – Neurosurgical Injury
$1.6 Million – Jane Doe v. Hospital – Medical Malpractice
$1.5 Million – Wrongful Death Case – Wrongful Death|Auto Accident
$1.5 Million – Medical Malpractice – Neurosurgical Injury
$1.5 Million – Medical Malpractice – Birth Injury
$1.4 Million – Medical Malpractice – Birth Injury
$1.32 Million – Refrigeration Malfunction – Products Liability
$1.3 Million – Construction Site Accident – Wrongful Death
$1.3 Million – Auto v. Tractor – Personal/ Injury
$1.28 Million – Anesthesia Accident – Medical Malpractice
$1.26 Million – Motor Vehicle Accident – Wrongful Death
$1.2 Million – Medical Negligence – Neurosurgical Injury
$1.15 Million – Police Officer Seriously Injured – Auto Accident
$1.11 Million – Motorcycle Accident insurance Suit – Insurance Bad Faith
$1.1 Million – John Does v. Concrete Pumping Company – Wrongful Death
$1.1 Million – Motor Vehicle Accident – Wrongful Death
$1.05 Million – Farmworker Accident – Wrongful Death
$1.04 Million – Insurance Bad Faith – Insurance
$1.02 Million – Motorcycle Accident – Personal Injury
$1 Million – Failure To Diagnose – Medical Malpractice
$1 Million – Bicycle v. Motor Vehicle Accident – Wrongful Death
$1 Million – John Doe v. John Doe – Auto Accident
$1 Million – Railroad v. Automobile – Wrongful Death
$973,000 – Trip and Fall Accident – Personal Injury
$810,000 – McKenzie v. Ean Coyle – Personal Injury
$800,000 – Uninsured Motor Vehicle Accident – Personal Injury
$785,000 – Henry v. Verengo Solar – Personal Injury
$750,000 – Motor Vehicle Accident – Personal Injury
$750,000 – Pedestrian v. Automobile – Wrongful Death

Awards and Recognitions


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