Why Research Multnomah County Jury Verdicts?
I started this blog January 1, 2014 to track personal injury verdicts in Multnomah County. I did it for my own curiosity as a trial lawyer and to offer information to clients and potential clients. Every personal injury case tried to verdict in Multnomah County is summarized in this blog. I think part of being a good trial lawyer is being willing to learn from the successes and failures of others. If after reading this blog you have questions about trials or any of the listed results, please call me for a free consultation at 503-546-8812.
Sideswipe Case – Defense Verdict
Rivas v. Rose, Multnomah County Case No. 17CV19488 Plaintiff Rivas and Defendant Rose were both driving westbound on NE Broadway; Rose was in the lane to Rivas’ right. As the road curved to the right, Rose failed to stay within her lane and sideswiped Rivas. Rivas claimed that the impact caused her to suffer an....read more >> July 31, 2018
Defense Verdict in Vascular Disease Med-Mal Case
Booker v. Boskind and Adventist Health, Multnomah County Case No. 17CV16885Plaintiff Booker had a history of arterial occlusive disease. He had stents placed in his right leg in 2007. He was advised to quit smoking. In 2014 he had a femoral – femoral bypass surgery in which Dr. Boskind participated. Testing after his surgery.... read more >> July 30, 2018
Parking Lot Collision – Defense Verdict
Yankovskaya v. Montova and Legacy Emmanuel Hospital, Multnomah County Case No. 17CV11548 Plaintiff Yankovskaya claimed that she was stopped in the right hand lane of the Legacy Emmanuel Parking lot waiting to turn right, when she was struck head-on by Defendant Montova who was in the course and scope of his employment with Defendant Legacy.....read more >> June 29, 2018
$26,331 MVA Verdict
Le v. Sandri, Multnomah County Case No. 17CV25589Plaintiff Le was the passenger in a vehicle that was involved in a crash with Defendant Sandri in an uncontrolled intersection. Le claims that Sandri was negligent for driving too fast and failing to yield the right of way. She alleged crash-related injuries to her neck, back,.... read more >> June 28, 2018