Quick Settlement At Trial

Quick Settlement At Trial
by Bret Schnitzer

Type of Action: Auto negligence.
Type of Injuries: Neck injuries, bulging disk.
Name of case: Phyllis White v. City of Detroit.
Court/Case No.: 36th District Court, No. 91-590250 P.S.
Name of Judge: Hon. Jimmy Lee Gray.
Jury Demand? Yes.
Damages Awarded: $90,000.00.
Trial Verdict or settlement: Settlement during trial.
Attorney for Plaintiff: Bret A. Schnitzer.
Name/City of Your Experts: Treating Doctors.
Insurance Carrier: Self-insured.
Highest Offer: $90,000.00.
Other Useful Information: Case mediated for $2,500.00 defendant, motion for summary disposition based upon no serious impairment was denied.