Nim v. Alexander, Multnomah County Case No. 16CV23073
Plaintiff Nim was driving on SW Alder Street. Defendant Alexander pulled out onto Alder Street from a stop on SW 17th Avenue, causing a crash. Nim alleged crash-related injuries to his neck, back, leg, shoulder, abdomen, knee and hip. He alleged that the hip injury necessitated surgery. He sought $50,030.96 in past medical expenses, $40,000 in future medical expenses, $8,608.05 in lost wages and $400,000 in non-economic damages.
Defendant Alexander admitted liability but contested the cause and extent of Nim’s injuries.
Plaintiff’s Counsel – Marc Schworm and Chase Morinaka
Defense Counsel – Matthew Wiese
Verdict – $11,890.61
Date – August 3, 2017