$17,736.00 MVA Verdict
Battaglini v. Busby, Multnomah County Case No. 14CV18952
Plaintiff Battaglini was stopped on Freemont Street with her left turn signal on waiting for oncoming traffic to clear when she was struck from behind by defendant Busby. Battaglini claimed that the crash caused her to suffer lower back strains/sprains with disc displacement, neck sprains/strains, tailbone pain, left foot sprain/strain, headaches, post-traumatic stress, and emotional shock. Battaglini sought $21,981.96 for past medical expenses and $170,000.00 in non-economic damages.
Defendant admitted liability but contested the cause and degree of Battaglini’s damages.
Plaintiff’s Counsel – Russell Hanf
Defense Counsel – Angela Lucero
Verdict – $17,736.00
Date – January 21, 2016January 29, 2016