Represented five-year old girl who fell eight (8) feet from playground slide located at day care center. Client suffered severely broken leg. After insurance company for day care center denied all responsibility, a lawsuit was filed in Coos County Superior Court upon a theory of negligent supervision by the day care center. Case settled with the insurance company during a private mediation session.
- Represented young boy bitten in the face by neighbor’s dog, severe scarring and disfigurement resulting. Negotiations directly with insurance company of dog owner resulted in a settlement for the available amount of insurance coverage for the claim. Case settled with the insurance company prior to the filing of a lawsuit.
- Represented teenage girl who was a passenger involved in an automobile collision. Client suffered scarring and significant permanent leg injuries. Suit was filed in Coos County Superior Court against an adult homeowner who had purchased alcohol for a minor, which minor had caused the automobile collision. Case settled with the insurance company after the lawsuit was filed.