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.
$10,017 MVA Verdict
Tsering v. Mockenhaupt, Multnomah County Case No. 18CV52031
Plaintiff Tsering and Defendant Mockenhaupt were both driving on Highway 26. Tsering alleged that he slowed to a stop in traffic and was hit from behind by Defendant Mockenhaupt. He claimed that the crash caused unspecified injuries and that the unpaid medical expenses were $3,696.89..... Read More >>
$47,768 Bicycle Verdict
Mayer v. Johnson, Multnomah County Case No. 18CV35097
Defendant Johnson was driving westbound on E. Burnside and attempted to take a left across oncoming traffic onto 81st Avenue. Plaintiff Mayer was riding her bicycle in the eastbound bicycle lane on East Burnside when Johnson turned in front of her. The bike.... Read More >>
$3,444 MVA Verdict
Akhtar v. Griffith, Multnomah County Case No. 18CV24949
Defendant Griffith ran a stop sign and struck Plaintiff Akhtar. Akhtar claimed that the crash caused him multiple lumbar disc herniations that will require surgical repair and will cause permanent pain. He sought $12,551.03 for past medical expenses, $44,000 for future medical expenses and $75,000.... Read More >>
Defense Verdict – Medical Negligence Case
Stryffeler v. Jenq, Oregon Cosmetic and Reconstructive Clinic, PC et al, Multnomah County Case No. 17CV37543
This was a medical negligence trial. The plaintiffs were Danny and Mary Stryffeler. They were co-guardians for Latasha Stryffeler, their daughter. The defendants were: (1) Tina Fan Jenq, M.D., Oregon Cosmetic and Reconstructive Clinic; (2) Providence Health.... Read More >>