Why Research Multnomah County Jury Verdicts?
I started this blog on 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.
Defense Verdict in Bus Rear-End Case
Turner v. Morgan, Multnomah County Case No. 18CV55293
Plaintiff Turner was in a Tri-Met medical transport bus accompanying another person to a medical appointment. Defendant Morgan was leaving a medical facility when she encountered the bus stopped in the driveway area and tried to go around it. The front right side of her.... read more >> February 16, 2020
$75,000 MVA Verdict
Benarroch v. KT Charboneau Trucking et al., Multnomah County Case No. 18CV45630
Plaintiff Benarroch was driving on North Interstate Avenue when Defendant’s driver attempted to take a right turn across traffic from a left turn only lane. Defendant’s driver struck the driver side of Benarroch’s vehicle. Benarroch claimed that the crash caused injuries.... read more >> December 23, 2019
$6,739 MVA Disc Injury Verdict
Sodaro v. Boyd, Multnomah County Case No. 18CV51752
Plaintiff Sodaro was a passenger in a car driven by her son when he stopped suddenly to avoid another car that ran a red light. Boyd was driving behind the Sodaro car and failed to stop in time and struck the back of the Sodaro.... read more >> December 22, 2019
20.080 Verdict Red Light Crash
Preston v. Muhammad, Multnomah County Case No. 18CV56840
Plaintiff Preston claimed that she was the passenger of a vehicle going eastbound on SE Stark when Defendant Muhammad ran a red light causing a collision. She claimed that the crash caused her soft-tissue sprains and strains to her back, neck, shoulder, and knee as.... read more >> December 21, 2019