Style of Case: Michael Pascoe v. Dona Boyer
Client: Dona Boyer
Trial End Date: 2/9/2010
Court: Third Judicial Circuit Court, Madison County, Illinois
Type of Case: Rear-end Auto; Chiropractic; Herniated Discs
Judge: The Honorable Clarence Harrison
Reed Armstrong Lawyer who tried the case: James Hodges
The Plaintiff was examined by with defendant’s retained medical expert Dr. David Robson, an orthopedic spine surgeon, who opined that the accident did not cause the herniations and bulge and may not have caused any injury. Dr. Robson found the complaints following the accident to be an aggravation of pre-existing degenerative disc disease.
The medical bills totaled $11,705.65. Defendant rejected an award of $25,000 entered in mandatory arbitration and proceeded to jury trial.
Last Demand: $35,119.95
Verdict: $5,121.00 for the plaintiff