National Class Action and Complex Litigation
Call Us Toll-Free: 877-553-3057

What the Courts Say

Terri N. White, et al., v. Experian Information Solutions, Inc., et al.

Injunctive Relief Class Counsel hit a home run with the injunctive relief settlement:  it achieved virtually everything that Plaintiffs could have achieved had they prevailed on their claims for injunctive relief after full litigation.  The injunctive relief settlement thus represents a complete victory for the injunctive relief class members.  It also serves the public good:  society at large benefits from the increased accuracy in the field of credit reporting that the injunctive relief settlement has triggered. Plaintiff’s case presented largely novel, complex questions.  Ascertaining a solution to these complicated problems therefore required significant skill.  Injunctive Relief Class Counsel rose to the occasion, all the while operating under a contingent fee arrangement that offered no guarantee of compensation.

~ Judge David O. Carter, July 15, 2011


 Class Counsel has worked on behalf of the class for almost six years.  Their efforts resulted in a $45 million settlement — the second largest settlement in the history of the FCRA.

~ Judge David O. Carter, July 15, 2011


Equifax  Bankruptcy:

I think an incredible accomplishment was accomplished by both sides in terms of the injunctive relief . . . [which] I think turns out to be a substantial benefit for the public. . . I think you’ve made such magnificent strides in terms of the injunctive relief, quite frankly, that I’ve got a lot of confidence in you.

~United States District Judge David O. Carter, Central District of California, Santa Ana, California; October 27, 2009


In Re: Trans Union Corp., Privacy Litigation:

… [T]he settlement agreement that was achieved here is both an impressive achievement and a creative result.

~Edward W. Feldman, Special Master, September 11, 2009


Hyundai  National Class Action Settlement: 

A tremendous accomplishment, you’ve done a terrific job, the settlement is as fair and reasonable as could have been arrived at.

~Superior Court Judge Stephen J. Sunvold, Orange County, California, June 16, 2004


In Re: Britestarr Contested Motion to Retain Special Counsel:

I know Mr. Caddell. I’ve seen his work. I know of his level of competency.  He’s a notable trial attorney.

~ Deidre Martini, United States Trustee for Region 2.


I think he’s got a national reputation he’s competent. Mr. Caddell appeared before the Court and my recollection is that he comported himself very well.

~United States Bankruptcy Judge Alan H.W. Shiff, Bridgeport, Connecticut


Mr. Caddell is more than competent, he is a pugnacious bulldog and where there are grounds to make a recovery he usually does.  Where the fire is the hottest people tend to get scorched once in a while, and Mr. Caddell takes cases where the fire is as hot as it gets. . .

~Steven Mackey, Office of the United States Trustee, Region 2 United States Bankruptcy Court, District of Connecticut, June 3, 2003


Equifax, Transunion, and Experian National Class Action Settlement:

[T]he involvement of Objectors’ Counsel [led by Caddell & Chapman] aided in improving the settlement terms, the value to the class has . . . clearly been improved through the modifications to the Stipulations of Settlement, and Objectors’ Counsel [for whom Michael Caddell served as lead counsel] contributed to the final successful settlements.

~United States District Judge Cameron Currie, Columbia, South Carolina, April 21, 2004 


In Re: Wireless Telephone Federal Cost Recovery Fees Litigation National Class Action Settlement:

Several of the suggestions made [by the Caddell & Chapman group] were incorporated into the final settlement and Caddell and his co-counsel, contributed significantly, to the final settlement.

~United States District Judge Fernando Gaitan, Kansas City, Missouri, July 8, 2004


Bellorin v. Ford and Firestone (32 foreign death cases):

Mr. Caddell, you and your office have a gold-plated reputation as good and thorough and thoughtful lawyers.

~United States District Judge Royal Furgeson, Western District of Texas, March 5, 2002

Contact Us:

713-751-0400

877-553-3057

713-751-0906

Caddell & Chapman
628 East 9th Street
Houston, TX 77007

 

 


We invite you to contact us and welcome your calls, letters and electronic mail. Contacting us does not create an attorney-client relationship. Please do not send any confidential information to us until such time as an attorney-client relationship has been established.

 

 


The information you obtain at this site is not, nor is it intended to be, legal advice. You should consult an attorney for advice regarding your individual situation.

© 2015 by Caddell & Chapman. All rights reserved.