Defense Verdict in 20.080 Case
Hayes v. Robinett, Multnomah County Case No. 1404-04283
Plaintiff was stopped at an intersection when she was hit from behind by Defendant. Plaintiff alleged that she suffered injuries to her neck, back, shoulder and arms including an aggravation of a pre-existing neck injury. She sought $10,000.00 including $1,000 in unpaid medical bills and $500 in lost wages. She also sought attorney fees pursuant to ORS 20.080.
Defendant admitted liability but contested causation and the nature and degree of Plaintiff’s injuries.
Plaintiff’s Counsel – Steven Smucker
Defense Counsel – Jason Bush
Verdict – Defense Verdict
Date – April 21, 2015May 15, 2015