Adelman Obtains Defense Verdict in Fulton County
As reported in the Daily Report, Jonathan M. Adelman obtained a defense verdict in the State Court of Fulton County. The case involved a motor-vehicle pedestrian accident from which the plaintiff sustained multiple leg fractures, underwent multiple surgeries, incurred medical expenses of more than $95,000, and was left with a permanent abnormal gait. In addition, the plaintiff’s daughter was killed in the accident. The defense involved proving that the plaintiff negligently walked into the path of the defendant’s vehicle and disproving the plaintiff’s allegation that the defendant was speeding and failed to take evasive action.