Reiner v. Huisel, Multnomah County Case No. 15CV32662
Plaintiff Reiner was driving on SE 39th Avenue when Defendant Huisel ran a stop sign, causing them to crash. Reiner alleged accident-related injuries including a concussion with permanent symptoms, visual deficiencies, and soft tissue injuries to her neck, back arms, legs and hands. She further alleged damages for humiliation after being bullied by Huisel at the scene. She sought $450,000 in non-economic damages.
Defendant admitted liability and that Reiner suffered some soft-tissue injuries but disputed the remaining injuries and the amount of damages.
Plaintiff’s Counsel – Ben Cox
Defense Counsel – Denell Solberg
Verdict – $35,000
Date – January 19, 2017