$4.5 Million Med-Mal Verdict

Croff v. Roberts and Aspen Spine and Neurosurgery et al., Multnomah County Case No. 15CV17095 Plaintiff Croff underwent L5-S1 decompressive laminectomy and discectomy surgery with Defendant Roberts and Aspen Spine and Neurosurgery.  He alleged that the surgery was negligently performed when Roberts failed to remove several protruding discs, failed to decompress the spine, fractured the…

$3.7 Million Medical Malpractice Verdict

Haveman v. Oregon Emergency Physicians et. al., Multnomah County Case No. 1404-04430 Plaintiff Haveman was transported by ambulance to Providence St. Vincent after collapsing at home and becoming unresponsive. Defendants misinterpreted CT scans results as negative and suspected Plaintiff was having an emotional episode. It was not until more than eight hours later that defendants correctly diagnosed a stroke. …

$3 Million + Asbestos Verdict

Hoff v. Kaiser Gypsum Company, Multnomah County Case No. 15CV23996 Plaintiff Hoff alleged that he was exposed to asbestos products manufactured, supplied and distributed by Defendant while working at various construction jobs from 1972-2013.  He was diagnosed with mesothelioma in 2015. Defendant denied liability.  Several other defendants settled before trial. Plaintiff’s Counsel – Matthew Bergman,…

$1.6 Million Safeway Slip & Fall Verdict

Armstrong-Stevenson v. Safeway, Inc., Multnomah County Case No. 15CV04913 Plaintiff Armstrong-Stevenson was shopping in the St. Helens, Oregon Safeway when he slipped on spilled liquid laundry detergent and fell.  The fall caused Plaintiff a fractured femur that required surgical repair. Plaintiff alleged that Safeway was negligent for failing to warn customers of the slippery surface…