Trial Lawyers Portland Oregon

Home Page
The Firm
Case History
About Us
Our Location
Contact Us
Insurance Dispute and Automobile Injuries Cases

$5.4 Million Jury Verdict
Multnomah County Circuit Court, April 1990
Harris v. Gilbert Pacific Corporation
Highway Design Defect
Car Lost Control on Uneven Pavement of I-5
Spinal Injury Resulting In Paraplegia - Contested Liability

$4.1 Million Jury Verdict
Multnomah County Circuit Court, May 1997
Richard and Dixie Sedy v. Columbia Distributing Co
Log Truck Collision with Disabled Semi on Freeway
Multiple Neck, Back, Knee and Shoulder Injuries
42-Year-Old Log Truck Driver Making $43,000/yr.
Total Disability - Disputed Liability
$750,000 Offer
$75,000 Past and Future Medical Bills
$1.5 Million Awarded for Future Lost Earning Capacity
$2 Million Awarded for Pain and Suffering
$500,000 Awarded for Wife’s Loss of Consortium Claim

$3 Million Present Value
($15 Million Structured Settlement
for Surviving Family Members)

Multnomah County Circuit Court, December 2007
King Family v. Union Pacific RR, et al.
Wrongful Death - Personal Injury Claims
Train Collides with Car at Hazardous Rural Railroad Crossing in Oregon
Causing Death of 31-Year-Old Mother-To-Be
And Emergency Caesarean Birth of 29-Week-Old Fetus

$2.8 Million Settlement
U.S. Federal District Court - District of Oregon, May 2001
Estate of Dr. Robert Dunnington v. Macy Ranches
Wrongful Death Claim - Intersection Motorcycle Accident
50-Year-Old Orthodontist, Husband and Father from Ellensburg, Washington
Traveling Home Through Oregon to Washington From Medical Convention in Nevada
Struck and Killed by Defendant’s Flatbed Truck

$1.5 Million Settlement
Multnomah County Circuit Court (Oregon), Summer 2009
Automobile Injury Case
17 Year Old Passenger
Facial Scars and Head Injuries

$1.5 Million Settlement
U.S. Federal District Court, October 1995
Joe & Robin Golden v. A to Z Rentals
Auto Accident - Defective Trailer Broke Loose
27-Year-Old Sailor’s Brain Injury & Loss of Consortium
Policy Limits Case

$1.5 Million Jury Verdict
Multnomah County Circuit Court, April 1985
Green v. Ford Motor Company
Products Liability - Automobile Design Defect
Ford Pinto Roof Crush
Wrongful Death of 21-Year-Old Mother-Passenger
in a 1980 Ford Pinto Which Struck a Horse in the Road
Case was Featured on 60 Minutes
Affirmed on Appeal, 87 Or App 298 (1987)

$1.25 Million Settlement
Multnomah County Circuit Court, July 2003
Decedent’s Estate v. North Pacific Insurance Company
Wrongful Death - Underinsured Motorist Liability
(Policy Limits Case)
21-Year-Old Medical Student
Passenger In Car Which Slid On Ice

$1.2 Million Jury Verdict
Multnomah County Circuit Court
Van Osdel v. Knappton Corporation
Automobile Accident - Brain Injury
Affirmed on Appeal, 91 Or App 499 (1988)
No Offer Case

$1.1 Million Jury Verdict
Multnomah County Circuit Court, April 2000
Lynn Wallace v. State Farm Mutual Insurance Company
Auto Accident Case
70-Year-Old Retiree Rear-Ended by Underinsured Driver
Cervical Fusion and Knee Surgery
Court Awarded Additional Statutory $430,000 Attorney Fee
We Collected 100% + Interest While Case Was on Appeal

$1.025 Million Jury Verdict
Multnomah County Circuit Court, January 1994
Murphy v. Familian Northwest
Rear-End Automobile Accident
Eye & Head Injuries - 74-Year-Old Retired Cook
$500,000 Non-Economic Damages Award

$1 Million Policy Limits Settlement
Multnomah County Circuit Court (Oregon), December 2010
Estate of Thai Williams
Liquor Liability Dram Shop Case
Automobile Wrongful Death
36-Year-Old Father of 3 Minor Children
Killed by a Drunken Driver

First $1 Million Jury Verdict 1983
Multnomah County Circuit Court, 1983
Reiger v. Foster Gardens Tavern
Tavern Liquor Liability
Automobile Accident - Brain Injury

$835,000 Settlement
Case 1
Multnomah County Circuit Court (Oregon), March 2011
Hopkins v. Radio Cab Co. and Norris
Rear-End Automobile Injury Case
28-Year-Old Electrician
Shoulder Injury

$777,000 Jury Verdict
Multnomah County Circuit Court, December 1995
Jon Bighaus v. Portland General Electric Company
Auto Accident - Admitted Liability
$300,000 Offer
30-Year-Old Self-Employed Contractor
Knee and Shoulder Injuries

$700,000 Jury Verdict
Multnomah County Circuit Court, 1991
Peterson v. R.L. Coats Construction
Failure to Warn - Highway Construction Site Accident
Plaintiff Drove her Vehicle off the Roadway
49% Contributory Negligence Finding
Back Injuries

$590,000 Jury Verdict
U.S. Federal District Court, August 1994
Richards v. Collinsworth, et al.
Auto Case - 50-Year-Old Nurse Suffered Fractured Hip
Hip Replacement Surgery
$40,000 for Husband’s Loss of Consortium Claim

$585,000 Settlement
Multnomah County Circuit Court, August 1999
Jessica Waldron v. CYR Enterprises, et al.
Minor Injured When Hit by a Jet Ski
Multiple Chest, Back and Abdominal Injuries

$500,000 Settlement
Multnomah County Circuit Court, April 2002
Estate of John Nolan Griener v. Truckers Express, Inc.
Wrongful Death Claim - Auto Accident
81-Year-Old Retired Family Man

$500,000 Jury Verdict
Multnomah County Circuit Court, May 1995
Pentz v. Mutual of Enumclaw
Rear-End Auto Collision - Uninsured Motorist Policy Limits Case
42-Year-Old Teacher’s Aide - Two Neck Fusion Surgeries

$500,000 Jury Verdict
Multnomah County Circuit Court, 1981
Tikka v. Bohemia Corp.
Motorcycle Accident - Pelvic Fractures
Contested Liability

$458,000 Jury Verdict
Coos County Circuit Court, June 1989
Clewell v. McCormick & State Farm Mutual Insurance
Automobile Accident and Insurance Bad Faith
Soft Tissue-Low Back Injury Partially Contributed to Later Surgery
$7,000 Offer - $458,000 Verdict
Full Judgment Plus 1/3 Attorney Fee Paid in Full in 1991

$450,000 Jury Verdict
Multnomah County Circuit Court, 1988
Albyn v. Kuhl Trucking
Rear-End Automobile Case - Eye Injury
Contested Liability - Multiple Vehicle Freeway Accident

$300,000 Jury Verdict
Multnomah County Circuit Court, 1988
Alger v. Goldbergs Bakery
Automobile Accident - Fractured Ankle

$250,000 Jury Verdict
Multnomah County Circuit Court, April 1997
Sam Brooks v. Try-Maxx Parking
Auto Case
Admitted Liability with $20,000 in Medical Bills
Fractured Left Forearm with Surgery
No Lost Wages Claimed - $l00,000 Offer

$248,452.21 Settlement
Multnomah County Circuit Court, January 2000
Blake Dupont v. North Pacific Insurance
Auto Accident Case
Minor Passenger in Vehicle Hit by Uninsured Driver
Lumbar Fracture, Colon Tear, Multiple Contusions and Closed Head Injury

$225,000 Settlement
Multnomah County Circuit Court, September 1999
Estate of Matthew Schekel v. Sheridan Fruit Company
Wrongful Death - 26-Year-Old Single Bicyclist Hit Delivery Truck

$200,000 Policy Limits Settlement
Multnomah County (Oregon), February 2011
Car Strikes Baby in a Stroller in a Crosswalk
Young Parents' First Born 23-Month-Old Infant Is Killed

$165,000 Settlement
Case 2
Multnomah County Circuit Court (Oregon), September 2011
Hopkins v. Radio Cab Co. and Norris v. Traylor
Third Party Defendant Traylor's Counterclaim Against Radio Cab Co.
Settled Before Trial for
Remaining $165,000 on $1 Million Policy
Emotional Distress Damages Only

$100,000 Policy Limits Settlement
Clackamas County (Oregon), April 2011
Ross v. Wiebold
Pedestrian/Automobile Wrongful Death
51-Year-Old Woman
Struck and Killed by Automobile
In Grocery Store Parking Lot

Tom Baisch Jury Verdict
King County Superior Court (Seattle, Washington), March 2011
Insurance Company Appeals from Arbitration Award of $22,316
Jury Awards $17,811 Verdict
Verdict Exceeds Plaintiff's Final Offer of $15,000
Court Awards Additional $65,175 Prevailing Plaintiff's Attorney Fees



Other Case Listings:

*Disclaimer:
These results are for your information only. There are no guarantees of a specific monetary recovery, as every case is different. The materials on this website have been prepared for informational purposes only and are not legal advice. You should not act on the basis of these materials. They are not a substitute for obtaining legal advice from your own lawyer. Browsing this website or contacting us through it does not create an attorney/client relationship. If you contact us through this website, please do not send us any confidential information.



All Cases | Recent Cases | Automobile Injuries | Construction Accidents | Drug Manufacturer Liability | General Negligence | Hospital Liability | Insurance Dispute | Malpractice | Maritime Accidents | Personal Injury | Premises Liability | Product Liability | Wrongful Death




The Firm | Cases | About Us | Location | Contact Us