Cervical Disc Herniation Verdict
Cline v. Limbocker, Multnomah County Case No. 14CV07189
In this car accident case Plaintiff Cline was stopped for traffic when she was hit from behind by Defendant Limbocker. Cline claimed the crash caused her to suffer a cervical disc herniation, right arm nerve damage, permanent loss of range of motion in her right hand as well as neck/back/shoulder strains and sprains. She sought $857,301.00 in damages including $32,301.00 in past medical bills, $75,000.00 for future medical and surgical costs, $250,000.00 for lost future earning capacity, and $500,000.00 in non-economic damages.
Defendant Limbocker admitted negligence but contested causation and damages.
Plaintiff’s Counsel – Thomas D’Amore
Defense Counsel – Christopher J. Drotzmann
Verdict – $104,301.00 ($32,301.00 medicals, $40,000.00 in lost earning capacity, and $32,000 in non-economic damages.)
Date – August 13, 2015
August 20, 2015