Morphew v. Fortner

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Morphew v. Fortner

County Court at Law for Smith County, Texas

Cause No.: 66725

Trial Date: January 8, 2018

Summary: This was an appeal from a justice of the peace verdict, where my client won at the JP level and the Plaintiff appealed the verdict to the County Court at Law. The first time he was pro se. On appeal, he had an attorney. Same result. Jury found no negligence on the part of my client.

Whittington v. Beard

County Court at Law #2 for Gregg County, Texas

Cause No.: 2016-1557-CCL2

Trial Date: December 11-12, 2017

Summary: My client rear-ended the Plaintiff’s vehicle. Plaintiff was driving, and her 8 year old daughter was a passenger. They were checked out at the ER, and the daughter claimed only to have been sore for a few days, while mother claimed to need various chiropractic treatment. My client failed to show up for trial. Plaintiff was claiming medical bills for her and her daughter, as well as $12,000 in lost wages for ten weeks of lost work as a realtor.

Case Type: Personal Injury

Economic Damages: $21,220.39

Verdict: $16,690.39

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