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 MVA – No causation
Razloga v. Gurbuz, Multnomah County Case No. 17CV51078Plaintiff Razloga was a passenger in a vehicle that was involved in an intersection crash. She claimed that the other driver ran a red light, causing the collision. She alleged that the crash caused injuries to her neck and back including ruptured discs. She sought $15,000 for.... read more >> March 23, 2019
$1.8 Million MVA – Disc Replacement and Thyroid Removal
Garrison v. Industrial Finishes & Systems Inc. et al., Multnomah County Case No. 17CV18794
Plaintiff Garrison was rear-ended by a driver operating a commercial vehicle for Defendant Industrial Finishes & Systems Inc. Garrison alleged that the crash caused him to suffer multiple injuries to his....read more >> March 21, 2019
Rear-End Crash Verdict
Kelly v. Harila, Multnomah County Case No. 17CV52061
A car driven by Defendant Harila rear-ended Plaintiff Kelly. Kelly alleged the crash caused her injury to the soft tissue of her neck, back, and shoulder including sprains, strains, and contusions. She also claimed a cerebral spinal....read more >> March 20, 2019
TRI-MET Max Train Hits Pedestrian
Laing v. TRI-MET et al., Multnomah County Case No. 17CV36490
Plaintiff Laing was walking northbound on the east side of SW 170th Avenue with the intention of crossing the eastbound and westbound MAX tracks to board the Westbound train that was stopped at the platform. ....read more >> March 19, 2019