20 Jul Virginia: Car Accidents – a Lawyer’s Report
The July 2013 issue of Trial, the monthly magazine of the American Association for Justice (“AAJ”), reported “Verdicts & Settlements”. A notable one was entitled “AUTOMOBILE ACCIDENTS: High-Speed, Road-End Collision”. Id.at 8.
A Florida jury awarded over $25,000,000.00 to a rear-end victim who suffered a brain injury. Defendants at trial were the offending motorist, who was speeding at more than 100 m.p.h.; and the individual who rented the car and permitted the reckless driver to operate that “dangerous instrumentality”. Id.
Mr. Waterman has handled vehicle collision cases for over 30 years. He also handles other personal injury and wrongful death matters.
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