Obtained a Defense Verdict in Four-day Jury Trial In Circuit Court Of Union County
Obtained a defense verdict in a four-day jury trial in the Circuit Court of Union County, Mississippi. The jury determined that the defendant construction company and its employee were not negligent in a personal injury action. Plaintiff alleged that while sampling concrete he sustained serious back and upper extremity injuries such that he could no longer pursue his construction and MMA career. Plaintiff demanded $1 million prior to trial and sought approximately $4.5 million during closing argument.