Personal injury – Rear end auto accident
Plaintiff, Deidra Griswold
Christopher Price, Esq. (Ashton & Price, LLP – Fair Oaks, CA)
Defendants, Autowest Dodge Chrysler Jeep & Ruslan Lashchuk
Elizabeth L. Kolar, Esq. (Kolar & Associates – Santa Ana, CA)
Dealer employee rear ended Plaintiff while stopped at light. Plaintiff alleged that she suffered neck and back injuries resulting in medical expenses and surgery of over $250,000 and loss of earnings of $75,000. Liability and causation disputed. Demand of $450,000 made. Offer of $350,000 made and rejected.
Defense verdict for Autowest Dodge Chrysler Jeep and Ruslan Lashchuk.
Costs and fees awarded to Defendants.