$348,685.91 – Jury Verdict – Auto Accident – Circuit Court of Hillsborough County, FL
Type: Claim for underinsured motorist benefits from an auto accident against the client’s auto insurance company for personal injuries from an auto accident.
Facts: Client was the seat-belted driver of a vehicle stopped at a red light that was struck by a rear-end auto accident. Client suffered an aggravation of prior neck injuries that required surgery.
Verdict: After the trial, the jury returned a verdict in the amount of $348,685.91. Prior to filing a lawsuit the maximum offer made by the underinsured motorist insurance company was $15,000.