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.
Soft Tissue Defense Verdict
Soucie v. Wiens, Multnomah County Case No. 1302-02394Rear-end car crash case where Plaintiff alleged injury to her neck and back including an exacerbation of a pre-existing injury. Plaintiff sought $129,000 in medical expenses, future medical expenses, and non-economic damages. Defendant admitted liability but challenged causation and damages. Plaintiff's Counsel - David Foster. Defense Counsel.... read more >> February 28, 2014
Significant Injury – Minimal Verdict
Mulflur v. Hoshibata, Multnomah County Case No. 1212-16336Rear car accident case where Plaintiff Mulflur alleged that he suffered injuries including a concussion, an embolism, and thrombosis in his right leg, pyogenic arthritis of the leg requiring hospitalization and a subsequent infection. Mulflur sought $2,958,050 for past and future medical bills (including future knee replacement),.... read more >> February 28, 2014
DUII Related Crash Verdict
Warzynski v. Reel, Multnomah County Case No. 1301-01449Plaintiff was struck head-on by a defendant who was intoxicated at the time of the crash. Plaintiff alleged past medical bills of $18,644.63, future medical bills of $63,500.00, non-economic damages of $350,000 and punitive damages of $25,000. The jury returned a verdict that included $15,739.63 in past medical.... read more >> February 28, 2014
Defense Verdict in Soft Tissue Case
Alvarez v. Gros, Multnomah County Case No. 1211-15225Plaintiff Alvarez claimed that she suffered soft-tissue injuries when she was hit from behind by Defendant Gros. She claimed Goss was negligent for failing to keep a proper lookout. Alvarez sought $10,000 in damages pursuant to ORS 20.080. Gros admitted liability but denied that the crash caused.... read more >> February 28, 2014