Wrongful Death: Car Accident

Amount of Settlement: $900,000

Family filed suit for death of a 74 year old mother. Wrongful death attorney W Morris Taylor represented family. Defendant , a seventeen-year-old male, contended the deceased mother pulled out in front of him from a side street, which was substantiated by another driver. W Morris Taylor contended that the “youth” was driving too fast and exceeding the speed limit. The jury found damages in sum of $900,000 and found the deceased mother 25% at fault, reducing the judgment by that amount.

 

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