Case Results

With Tens of Millions in verdicts and settlements awarded to clients, Rikard & Protopapas, LLC can bring decades of experience and dedication to clients who are facing crisis.  Below are some the firm’s results.


$2,000,000

Motorcycle Wreck

Client injured when tractor trailer crashed into him.
$825,000

Nursing Home Injury

Client died after suffering injuries.
$400,000

Trucking Accident


Client injured when truck collided with her.
$4,200,000

Pharmacy Malpractice


Client given wrong medication and suffered brain injury.
$200,000

Motorcycle Wreck

Client injured when car hit him.
$3,860,000

Trucking Wreck


Client died when truck collided with his van.
$3,000,000

Trucking Wreck


Client died when struck truck improperly parked in roadway.
$2,450,000

Drug Injury

Client suffered stroke and seizure after taking over the counter medication where company failed to warn of adverse events.
$1,431,960

Drug Injury


Client died after taking over the counter medication where company failed to warn of adverse events.
$800,000

Medical Malpractice


Client injured during birth and suffered eye injuries.
$755,000

Medical Malpractice


Client injured after failure to diagnose infection.
$1,060,000

Negligent Security


Client injured and family member died after security company failed to protect them at retail establishment.
$765,750

Drug Injury


Client died after taking over the counter medication where company failed to warn of adverse events.
$865,000

Nursing Home Injury


Client died after suffering injuries.
$850,000

Medical Malpractice Drug Injury


Client died after being given inappropriate medication.
$1,200,000

Medical Malpractice


Client injured after doctor prescribed medicine that knows to be allergic to.
$650,000

Boat Accident


Client injured in boating collision.
$550,000

Tractor Trailer Wreck


Client injured when truck backed into her.
$500,000

Medical Malpractice


Failure to diagnose infection.
$500,000

Medical Malpractice



Surgical Injury.
$475,000

Medical Malpractice


Surgical Injury.
$395,000

Trucking Wreck


Client was injured after tractor trailer collided with her car.
$350,000

Trucking Wreck

Client was injured after tractor trailer collided with his car.
$125,000

Auto Wreck


Client hurt when other driver crashed into him.
$300,000

Medical Malpractice


Failure to diagnose injury.
$187,500

Car Wreck


Client hit by car.
$232,500

Auto Wreck


Client hurt when other driver crashed into him.
$400,000

Nursing Home


Client died after pressure sores and infection.
$320,000

Nursing Home Case


Client died as a result of negligence.
$175,000

Motorcycle Wreck


Client died when truck pulled in front of him.
$150,000

Auto Wreck


Client hurt when other driver crashed into him.
$150,074

Nursing Home


Client injured when suffered a fall.
$100,000

Auto Wreck


Client hurt when other driver crashed into him.
$98,200

Auto Wreck


Client hurt when other driver crashed into him.
$92,500

Motorcycle Case


Client hurt when other driver crashed into him
$75,000

Nursing Home


Client suffered a fall at facility

These descriptions are meant only to provide information about the experience of our attorneys at Rikard & Protopapas, LLC. They are not intended as a guarantee that the same or similar results can be obtained in a matter undertaken by our attorney. You should not assume that a similar result can be obtained in a legal matter of interest to you. The outcome of a particular matter can depend on a variety of factors – including the specific factual and legal circumstances, the ability of opposing counsel, and, often, unexpected developments beyond the control of any client or attorney. Neither Rikard & Protopapas LLC, nor its attorneys can predict, warrant or guarantee that any of its clients will achieve the results for their case as shown in the summary of results set forth on this website or as achieved in prior, similar cases. No lawyer or law firm can predict, warrant or guarantee particular results for a client. Many factors affect the outcome of any case. Robert Rikard, Esq. 1329 Blanding Street Columbia, SC 29201