Intersection Crash Defense Verdict
Rosenthal v. Robinson, Multnomah County Case No. 14CV19911
Plaintiff Rosenthal alleged that he was traveling east on NE Division Street when Defendant Robinson, who was travelling west on NE Division, made a left turn across his lane of travel. Rosenthal claimed that he had a green light and Robinson had a yellow arrow. He claimed accident-related injuries including a scaphoid fracture to his wrist which will require future surgery. He sought $12,871.43 for past medical expenses, $24,125.67 for future medical expenses, $1,634.00 for lost wages and $500,000.00 in non-economic damages.
Defendant Robinson alleged that he had the green light and that Rosenthal ran a red light causing his own injuries.
Plaintiff’s Counsel – David Eder
Defense Counsel – Lawrence Schuckman
Verdict – Defense Verdict
Date – February 24, 2016March 1, 2016