$35,474.11 MVA Verdict
Zavalina v. Yukhimchuk, Multnomah County Case No. 15CV22572
Plaintiff Zavalina was driving on West Powell. Defendant Yukhimchuk, an unlicensed minor, caused a crash by turning directly in front of Zavalina from the opposite direction. Zavalina alleged crash related soft tissue injuries her neck, back, chest, shoulder, hip and jaw. She sought $12,974.11 in past medical expenses, $48,000.00 in non-economic damages and punitive damages of $50,000.00.
Defendant Yukhimchuck admitted liability but contested the nature and degree of Zavalina’s injuries.
Plaintiff’s’ Counsel – Steven Kahn
Defense Counsel – Glen Barger
Verdict – $35,474.11
Date – June 15, 2016
July 4, 2016