Centerpoint Energy denied liability for the incident. It claimed that our client’s injuries were actually pre-existing conditions that could be traced back in medical records for over a decade.
It ended with a jury verdict in favor of our client.
Attempts to settle this case out of the courtroom did not succeed, and the suit went to trial. The jury eventually agreed with the plaintiff, our client. It found Centerpoint Energy was liable for the accident, and awarded our client $89,931 in damages. With post-judgement interest, when the judgement to enter the verdict was signed, the total was $103,095.04.
$103,095.04 Verdict; attorneys’ fees were $41,238.02 and expenses were $38,928.56.