Partner Stephen W. Moore had a very successful result in a trial where the jury awarded a defense verdict of zero.
Facts of the case: Case of disputed liability where our client was turning left into an elementary school and plaintiff drove on the shoulder of the road, passing a line of stopped vehicles, and struck our client. Plaintiff alleged back pain, had a series of epidural steroid injections, and a left rotator cuff surgery.
Damages Submitted: $116,183
Plantiff’s last demand: $600,000
Defendant’s last offer: Waiver of costs
Verdict: $0 (defense)