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.
Whodunit Car Crash Case
Fowler v. Cascade Products Inc. et al., Multnomah County Case No. 17CV47988Plaintiff fowler was a passenger on a Tri-Met bus when the bus came to a sudden stop, and she was thrown to the ground. The fall caused soft-tissue injuries to her neck, back, shoulders, and hips. She initially brought this action against Tr-Met.... read more >> July 7, 2019
Merge Crash on 99E
Sparks v. Ahern, Multnomah County Case No. 18CV18922Plaintiff Sparks was driving in the right-hand lane on OR 99E approaching SE Glenwood when Defendant Ahern attempted to merge onto 99E without yielding. Ahern ran into the side of Sparks. Sparks claimed that the crash caused injury to her head, neck, back, and shoulders, including the.... read more >> July 6, 2019
ARCO Coffee Spill Case
Davis v. Kong Marketing LLC, Multnomah County Case No. 18CV17220Plaintiff Davis was a customer at an ARCO gas station and convenience store operated by Defendant Kong Marketing. She placed her own coffee mug and coffee into Defendant’s microwave to warm it up as she made another purchase. The microwave was situated on top of.... read more >> June 19, 2019
Safeway Scooter Chaos Case
Gladysh v. Safeway, Multnomah County Case No. 18CV08426Plaintiff Gladysh was standing in line at a Starbucks kiosk inside Defendant’s Gresham Safeway store. Another customer was driving a motorized cart and ran into a coffee display that was located in the aisle. The display fell, hitting Gladysh. Gladysh alleged that Safeway was negligent in placing.... read more >> June 17, 2019