Gabelman Obtains Verdict Less Than Pre-Suit Offer
On March 6, 2017, Becky Gabelman tried a case to jury verdict in Gordon County. Defendant admitted to causing a near head-on collision. Plaintiffs’ alleged neck and back injuries from the accident. Pre-suit, plaintiffs were offered $14,000 and $11,000, respectively to settle their claims. After deliberating for forty (40) minutes, the jury awarded $5,172.37 and $2,270.75, respectively, which was for ER treatment following the accident.