Koepnick v. Kashiwa Fudosan America, Inc.

Clifford Abraham Blackman

Case Conclusion Date:January 1, 2007

Practice Area:Personal Injury

Outcome:Verdict and Judgment for Plaintiff $6.48 million

Description:Plaintiff suffered a low back injury requiring surgery when an elevator made a sudden and hard stop causing the plaintiff to fall inside the elevator. Unable to return to work, the plaintiff had reconstructive spinal surgery and can no longer work as a truck driver who delivers air conditioning ducts and supplies for construction of HVAC systems. Mr. Blackman asked the jury for a verdict of $4,500,000. The jury returned a verdict for $5,235,000. After appeal, they paid interest, for a total settlement of $6.48 Million