Trials & Appeals

EVANS v. INSURANCE COMPANY, ET AL.

Decision Date: February 24, 2010
Case No: 07-CV-664
State of Wisconsin/Circuit Court/Sauk County
Jury Trial

In this case, the Corneille Law Group successfully defended the driver of a motor vehicle who collided with Plaintiff's vehicle when pulling out of a gas station into traffic. Plaintiff complained of continued pain as a result of injuries to her neck and upper back. In closing argument, Plaintiff requested an award of $9,097 for medical expenses and $60,000 in pain and suffering. The jury apportioned 25 percent of the liability to Plaintiff and awarded her $285 – the cost of her initial visit to the emergency room. Plaintiff received no pain and suffering award.