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Steven Eugene Knapp

Steven Knapp’s Legal Cases

13 total


  • State v. Smith

    Practice Area:
    State, Local And Municipal Law
    Date:
    Aug 03, 1992
    Outcome:
    Expanded Laws of Evidence in Washington
    Description:
    I successfully offered a facsimile copy of a Department of Licensing document into evidence at trial. The defendant appealed and I was affirmed by the Washington State Court of Appeals, Division I. This case is important because it expanded the Laws of Evidence and Hearsay in Washington State, to keep pace with advances in technology.
  • $175,000 settlement for shoddy home repair

    Practice Area:
    Construction & Development
    Outcome:
    $175,000 settlement
    Description:
    Obtained $175,000 settlement in mediation for a client who had been ripped off by an incompetent contractor during the repair of her home following a windstorm.
  • $100,000 for motorcycle accident

    Practice Area:
    Personal Injury
    Date:
    Mar 20, 2012
    Outcome:
    $100,000 settlement
    Description:
    My client received a fractured leg when his motorcycle was hit in an unmarked intersection by the at-fault driver.
  • Bicycle accident on the Burke Gilman trail

    Practice Area:
    Personal Injury
    Date:
    Jun 01, 2012
    Outcome:
    $32,000 settlement
    Description:
    My client received a fractured pelvis and cracked ribs after a bicycle accident caused by poor trail maintenance. He received a settlement from King County.
  • $200,000 for pedestrian wrongful death

    Practice Area:
    Wrongful Death
    Date:
    Jun 12, 2012
    Outcome:
    $200,000 settlement
    Description:
    My client was a pedestrian who was struck and killed by a car in a parking lot.
  • $45,000 settlement for fall on sidewalk

    Practice Area:
    Personal Injury
    Date:
    Jan 06, 2012
    Outcome:
    $45,000 settlement
    Description:
    My client received a $45,000 settlement from a municipal government for injuries she suffered after tripping on a sidewalk
  • $50,000 policy limits for ATV injuries

    Practice Area:
    Personal Injury
    Date:
    Dec 02, 2011
    Outcome:
    $50,000 settlement
    Description:
    My client received $50,000 in policy limits from the insurance company of the driver of an ATV.
  • $50K for leg injury in crash in the snow

    Practice Area:
    Personal Injury
    Date:
    May 29, 2014
    Outcome:
    $50,000
    Description:
    My client was driving on Interstate 5 in snowy weather when he stopped on the side of the road to help the occupants of a car in the ditch. As he was rescuing a child passenger in that car, another driver lost control of his car and struck my client, injuring his leg.
  • Passenger injured in broadside collision on Halloween

    Practice Area:
    Personal Injury
    Date:
    May 06, 2014
    Outcome:
    $50,000
    Description:
    On Halloween day, my client was a passenger in a car that was unexpectedly struck broadside by the at-fault driver who ran a stop sign, causing my client a mild closed head injury and abdominal trauma. Her case was settled for the policy limits of $50,000.
  • Rear-end crash with semi truck causes back and shoulder injuries

    Practice Area:
    Personal Injury
    Date:
    Mar 19, 2014
    Outcome:
    $151,000
    Description:
    My client was driving at freeway speed when she slowed and stopped for traffic ahead. The vehicle behind her also stopped, but the at-fault semi-truck driver following them crashed into the rear of the vehicle in front of him, pushing it into the rear of my client’s vehicle. My client sustained back and shoulder injuries.