PIP Benefits Lawsuit
Morales v. State Farm, Multnomah County Case No. 1402-01417
This was a lawsuit brought by Plaintiff against her own insurance company for denial of PIP benefits. After a motor vehicle crash, Plaintiff sought medical care for injuries she alleged were reasonable, necessary and related to the accident. After paying for some care, Defendant terminated her benefits and refused to pay for further care arguing that the additional care was no longer reasonable and necessary. The jury determined that the care was reasonable and necessary.
Plaintiff’s Counsel – Jeffrey Thayer
Defense Counsel – Eric Waxler
Verdict – Plaintiff’s Verdict.
Attorney’s Fees- $26,248
Date – February 4, 2015.May 12, 2015