Case Conclusion Date: 06.22.2007
Practice Area: Motorcycle accident
Outcome: The case went to trial in June of 2007. After 7 days of trial, the jury found in the plaintiff's favor in the amount of $7,000,000.
Description: The case arose from a traffic collision that occurred on May 17, 2003. The plaintiff was riding his motorcycle south on Seventh Street in Phoenix, Arizona. The plaintiff's motorcycle collided with a Chevrolet Tahoe being driven by a 16 year-old who had just finished a training session with her Under-17 Mesa Soccer Club team. In the collision, the plaintiff was seriously injured. The most serious of his injuries included a severe, permanent bilateral diffuse axonal shear traumatic brain injury. He suffers from spastic hemiplegia and severe cognitive and behavioral problems.