Fraternity Held Responsible When Alcohol Party Leads to Tragic Death

Robert Edward Sanders

Practice Area:Wrongful Death

Outcome:Jury Trial Verdict: $1,200,000

Description:Automobile Collision after Fraternity Party: A young man and his friend attended a fraternity party where he was provided with a large amount of alcohol. He and his friend decided to drive home. Noone at the party tried to prevent them from leaving, despite being obviously intoxicated. The driver fell asleep and wrecked, killing his friend. A jury found both the local and national fraternities responsible for the death of the young man.