Zero Non-Economics in MVA Case
Telles v. Coleman, Multnomah County Case No. 14CV04903
Plaintiff was a passenger in a vehicle at a red light when struck from behind by Defendant. Plaintiff alleged injury to his head, neck, shoulder, knee and back. He alleged that the injury to his neck required a fusion surgery at C5-6. Plaintiff sought $69,563.86 in economic damages and $125,000 in non-economic damages.
Defendant acknowledged that his car “bumped” a car in front of him at a light but denied everything else.
Plaintiff’s Counsel – Bruce A. Bottini
Defense Counsel – Greg Lockwood & Brian Williams
Verdict – $2,299.50 (zero non-economics)
Date – June 5, 2015June 12, 2015