Case Conclusion Date:August 8, 2012
Practice Area:Personal Injury
Outcome:Winner - Motorcycle Accident
Description:Published with permission from Mark (Name changed to protect identity). Mark was told by the insurance company not to hire a lawyer. An insurance company was trying to get Mark to settle his case for $40,000. Mark suffered a compound fracture of his leg and his ankle. Mark was hit by a truck that made a left turn into his motorcycle. Mark was forced into arbitration by his own insurance company and received an arbitration award of $500,000. Mark sued his insurance company for forcing Mark to arbitrate his case. The matter was resolved confidentially for more than what the insurance company was legally obligated to pay.