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.
$44,365 Soft Tissue Verdict
Horowitz v. Flores, Multnomah County Case No 18CV30608
Defendant Flores rear-ended Plaintiff Horowitz. Horowitz claimed that the collision caused soft-tissue injuries to her neck and back as well as a concussion. She sought $6,495.00 for past medical expenses and $75,000 for non-economic damages. In addition, Horowitz also claimed that the crash caused damage.... read more >> September 22, 2019
$147,680 ORLTA Verdict
Thomas v. Dillon Family Limited Partnership et al., Multnomah County Case No. 18CV29986
Plaintiff Thomas rented a duplex unit from Defendant Dillon Family Limited Partnership. Thomas alleged that she slipped and fell on a puddle of water that collected near a faulty refrigerator. She alleged that the lack of maintenance and repair of.... read more >> September 20, 2019
DUII Driver Strikes Cyclist Verdict
Post v. Hansen, Multnomah County Case No. 18CV28270
Plaintiff Post was riding her bicycle in the bike lane on NE couch. Defendant Hansen was driving her car in the same direction when she took a right turn without yielding to the bicycle lane and struck Post. Hansen was driving under the influence of.... read more >> September 8, 2019
Falling Bulk Food Bin Verdict
Sherman v. Fred Meyer Stores, Multnomah County Case No. 18CV24377
Plaintiff Sherman was in the bulk foods area of a Fred Meyer store. She attempted to dispense peppercorns by pulling down on the handle of the bin. When she pulled on the handle, the bin fell over onto her head. She claimed that.... read more >> September 5, 2019