$43,938.66 Soft Tissue Verdict
Trent v. Betancourt, Multnomah County Case No. 14CV17517
Plaintiff Trent was the passenger in a car stopped for traffic on I-84. Defendant Betancourt failed to stop for traffic and rear-ended Trent’s vehicle. Trent claimed accident-related soft-tissue injuries to her neck and back. She sought $16,338.66 for past medical expenses and $85,000.00 in non-economic damages.
Defendant Betancourt admitted that the accident occurred, but denied both that he was at-fault and that Trent was injured as a result of the crash.
Plaintiff’s Counsel – Cary Cadonau
Defense Counsel – Tom Spooner
Verdict – $43,938.66
Date – October 16, 2015October 28, 2015