$6,800 20.080 Verdict
Keyser v. Coleman, Multnomah County Case No. 16CV12961
Plaintiff Keyser alleged that he was hit by Defendant Coleman when Coleman made a lane change as I-84 merges into I-5 South. He asserted that Coleman was negligent for driving too fast and changing lanes without yielding. Keyser claimed crash-related injuries to his back, shoulder, knees, and arm. He sought $10,000 in non-economic damages and attorney fees under ORS 20.080.
Defendant Coleman denied liability and claimed that the crash was Keyser’s fault for driving too fast and changing lanes without yielding.
Plaintiff’s Counsel – Jeremiah Ross
Defense Counsel – Bryan Kidder
Verdict – $6,800.00 (After 20% reduction for comparative negligence).
Attorney’s Fees – $34,101.26
Date – August 9, 2017September 4, 2017