Obtained defense verdict in disputed liability auto negligence case involving a bicycle and automobile collision. The Plaintiff was sadly rendered brain damaged and is a paraplegic. Medical specials exceeded $1,500,000.00. Plaintiff sought $12,000,000.00 but the jury returned a defense verdict on liability in a hotly contested case.
Successful Fraud Defense in Homeowners’ Burglary Claim
Total defense verdict in alleged homeowner’s burglary claim in which insureds claimed $65,000.00 in stolen personal property and jewelry. Insurer denied claim payment on basis that it was an intentionally staged loss by the insured. Prevailed on defense that insureds breached the Concealment or Fraud provisions of the policy and staged the loss. Secured award of fees and costs against Plaintiffs that was not dischargeable in bankruptcy.