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.
Verdict Against Cab Company For Sexual Assault
Gallegos v. Broadway Cab, Inc., Multnomah County Case No. 1212-16239Plaintiff alleged that a cab driver for defendant's company repeatedly sexually assaulted her when she was a paying passenger in the cab. The cab driver had already been convicted of Attempted Sexual Abuse I for the conduct once the civil case went to trial. Plaintiff.... read more >> February 28, 2014
Defense Verdict in Dental Malpractice Case
Abraham v. Blodgett, Multnomah County Case No. 1210-12386Plaintiff Abraham had dental work performed by Defendant Blodgett. Abraham alleged that Blodgett injured him when he negligently replaced his damaged tooth with a dental implant. Abraham sought $960,500 in damages. Plaintiff's Counsel - William Macke. Defense Counsel - Grant Stockton. Verdict - Defense Verdict. Date.... read more >> January 31, 2014
Harden v. Vo, Multnomah County Case No. 1302-02050Plaintiff Harden claimed he was injured in a rear-end car accident caused by Defendant Vo. Harden alleged soft-tissue injuries to his neck and back. He sought $10,000 pursuant to ORS 20.080. Defendant Vo admitted liability but disputed the cause and degree of Harden's injuries. Plaintiff's Counsel -.... read more >> January 31, 2014
$17,790.00 in Attorney Fees Awarded in PIP Lawsuit
Nunez v. State Farm, Multnomah County Case No. 1210-13554This is a breach of contract case related to the defendant cutting off PIP benefits to the plaintiff. Plaintiff claimed that his treatment and bills were reasonable and necessary and therefore the defendant breached the contract when medical bills were denied for payment by Defendant. Plaintiff's.... read more >> January 31, 2014