Virginia: Car Accidents – a Lawyer’s Bus

Trial is the monthly legal journal of the American Association for Justice (“AAJ”), formerly American Trial Lawyers Association (“ATLA”). Its issue for July, 2018, is emblazoned “BIG PHARMA: A Broken System”.

In “Verdicts & SETTLEMENTS,” July 2018 Trial marquees a motor vehicle case, “Failure to remove bus driver with fainting condition”. It reports a 2017 Alabama jury award of $5,000,000.00 in compensatory damages plus unspecified punitive damages for a victim passenger who suffered leg amputation. Id. at 14.

Mr. Waterman has been a member of AAJ/ATLA for 31 years. His law practice focuses on vehicle accidents, medical malpractice, and other cases of wrongful death and serious personal injury.