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.
Worksite Injury Verdict For Forklift Operator
Perry v. Phase II Transportation Inc., Multnomah County Case No. 17CV14005Plaintiff Perry was a forklift operator working at Schnitzer Steel. Defendant Phase II was a transportation company that contracted to take scrap computer parts to Schnitzer Steel. When Perry was unloading the scrap from Phase II’s truck, the flooring on the truck collapsed causing.... read more >> December 16, 2018
Wells Fargo Slip & Fall
Martinez v. Wells Fargo Bank, Multnomah County Case No. 17CV54281Plaintiff Martinez was in the teller line at Defendant’s bank when he slipped on standing water and fell. He alleged rib injuries. He claimed that Wells Fargo was negligent for failing to remove the water or warn customers of the hazard. He sought $8,000 for non-economic.... read more >> December 13, 2018
$3,619.87 Soft Tissue Verdict
Scott v. Clevenger, Multnomah County Case No. 17CV43984Plaintiff Scott was stopped at a red light when she was struck from behind by Defendant Clevenger. Scott alleged that the crash caused soft-tissue injuries to her neck and back with associated headaches and radiating symptoms. She sought $9,570.83 in non-economic damages and $429.17 in unreimbursed medical.... read more >> December 3, 2018
Defense Verdict Biopsy Case
Miller v. Constantino and Epic Imaging, Multnomah County Case No. 17CV17556 Defendants saw plaintiff Miller for diagnostic testing related to a pelvic mass. Defendant Constantino performed six biopsies of the mass with an ultrasound-guided needle. Miller claimed that her ovarian artery was punctured during the procedure. She claimed that she was then discharged from Defendants'....read more >> November 27, 2018