State Farm PIP Benefits Lawsuit
Maczko v. State Farm, Multnomah County Case No.1309-12899
This was a PIP benefits lawsuit. Plaintiff was in an automobile accident and began seeing a chiropractor. Defendant sent plaintiff to see an IME doctor. The first IME doctor agreed that the injuries were related to the crash and recommended two additional treatment sessions. When Plaintiff treated beyond those sessions Defendant sent her to a different IME doctor who indicated that no further treatment was necessary and that the injuries were either unrelated to the crash in all or part. Plaintiff brought this suit to alleging that Defendant breached their contract with Plaintiff by not paying for reasonable and necessary medical expenses that resulted from the car crash.
Plaintiff’s Counsel: Allison Williams
Defense Counsel: Eric Waxler
Verdict: Plaintiff’s Verdict
Legal Fees – $33,052.50October 10, 2014