Steinger, Iscoe & Greene Partners Sean Greene and Alfred Bell took this case to trial and a Jury Verdict was reached on December 18th, 2018.
In the early morning hours of October 4, 2018, our client was on his way home from work and was rear-ended on the Florida Turnpike by the Defendant’s wrecker truck. His car was declared a total loss. Before the crash, the client was a professional driver working up to 60 hours per week, including the loading and unloading of the tractor-trailers that he drove and able to repeatedly bend, twist, climb and lift up to 50 pounds. Despite undergoing both neck and back surgeries, he remains unable to work in any capacity.
On December 18, 2018, the Jury of the Circuit Court of the 19th Judicial Circuit in and for St. Lucie County, Florida found the total amount of our client’s damages for pain and suffering, disability, physical impairment, disfigurement, mental anguish, inconvenience, aggravation of a physical defect and loss of his capacity to enjoy his life sustain in the past and the be sustained in the future to be worth $8,197,303.49.