Wayne has extensive experience in plaintiff civil litigation (wrongful death, personal injury, employment and business litigation). In 2000, Wayne obtained the largest settlement ($5.15 million) in Hardin County, Texas history for a widower and his 6 young children, whose wife was killed by a drunk driver in a company vehicle. Wayne had his first jury trial in 2001 and obtained a $9.6 million verdict for the Plaintiff in Dallas County in a commercial fraud lawsuit. At the time, it was the largest single-Plaintiff verdict in Dallas County History.
In 2002, Wayne tried a fraud case to jury in Alexandria, Virginia and obtained a $177 million verdict, which is the largest verdict in Virginia history and the 11 th largest in the nation for the year 2002. Since that time, Wayne has resolved hundreds of matters, including BP explosion cases and other multi-million dollar settlements and verdicts.