Don Liddy

Don Liddy

Of Counsel
Beverly Hills, California

Don Liddy is Counsel to SHOOP | A PROFESSIONAL LAW CORPORATION. He is a trial lawyer that thrives on representing victims of corporate negligence. Don has over twenty years of experience as lead trial counsel in personal injuries cases in California, and both Don Liddy and David Shoop have successfully tried multi-million dollar cases to verdict together, each bringing his own unique talents to the courtroom to maximize clients' recovery. Most recently, In May of 2013, David and Don secured a $5.1 million dollar verdict for their client as against Peerless Insurance Company for insurance bad faith.

Don has tried over seventy cases to verdict in multiple jurisdictions in California, having further obtained jury verdicts and multiple awards in numerous, wrongful death cases, brain injury and other serious injury cases.
Some of Don's successes include the following representative matters: Wrongful Death [against Defendant, Caltrans] involving dangerous roadway conditions. Caltrans refused to repair the road and a Victorville jury awarded $7,000,000 in damages. Subsequently, Caltrans fixes the dangerous road after the jury verdict; Brain Injury (against Defendant, Caltrans and a construction company] involving dangerous roadway conditions. After refusal of a policy limits demand, the jury in Independence, California awards $10,000,000 in damages - five (5) times the amount of the applicable policy limits; Don has also tried to verdict huge exposure cases as against the County of Palmdale and a large corporation which cause a crash injuring a man and his family on their way home from church. The case would eventually settle for over $13,000,000 during the course of trial.

Other highlights include trial against the nation's largest car rental company wherein two young women are killed when their rental catches fire. After significant litigation, the company admits liability and the resulting recovery is in excess of $15,000,000.

Don Liddy and David Shoop together represent individuals nationally who have suffered injury as a result of defective products and medical devices. With the Attorneys at SHOOP | A PROFESSIONAL LAW CORPORATION at your side, you have experience from every imaginable angle. For catastrophic injury cases, you will not find a more balanced team of attorneys who genuinely care about their clients and deliver proven results. This is YOUR firm.

Areas of Practice

  • Personal Injury