$85,000 Soft Tissue Verdict
Andre v. Lehrle, Multnomah County Case No. 17CV49480
Plaintiff Andre was driving through a green light in northeast Portland when Defendant Lehrle made a turn directly in front of her causing a significant collision. Andre alleged that the crash caused soft-tissue injuries to her neck, back, shoulders, knee wrists, and head. She claimed that some of the injuries were permanent. She sought $27,087.68 in past medical expenses, $25,000 for future medical expenses and $350,000 for non-economic damages.
Defendant Lehrle admitted fault and that he caused some injury but disputed the extent of the injuries and Andre’s damages.
Plaintiff’s Counsel – Benjamin Falk and Joanna Dorchuck
Defense Counsel – Simon Harding
Verdict – $85,000
Date – February 27, 2020