Case Summaries

Hon. Howard L. Halm


Judge, Los Angeles County Superior Court (Ret.)


Mediator  •  Arbitrator  •  Referee

Personal Injury

  • Personal injury matter involving a tow truck operation.

  • Auto v. auto incident leading to an unoperated back injury.

  • Truck vs. tractor-trailer resulting in traumatic brain injuries and broken leg.

  • Numerous premises liability cases involving a variety of surfaces.

  • Numerous common carrier cases involving sudden movement claims.

  • Numerous auto v. auto cases involving neck and back injuries.

  • FELA claim by laborer for knee injury.

  • Common carrier causing degloving injury of chest to debarking passenger.

  • Common carrier inaction causing passenger to be shot leaving bullets in heart and next to spinal canal.

  • Collapse of crane causing brain injuries to operator of crane.

  • Defamation per se action by former wife of former boxing champion for accusation of adultery.