Case Conclusion Date: March 19, 2010
Practice Area: Insurance
Description: Personal injury lawsuit settled for policy limits with insurance company of at fault driver; sued client's insurance company under for UIM (Under Insured Motorist) coverage and for violation of Washington State's IFCA law (Insurance Fair Conduct Act). Of the the first cases to be tried under that law in federal court, judge Jones presiding. Jury Verdict on first phase of bifurcated trial; case settled before the IFCA claims were tried.