Gwinnett County Jury Unpersuaded by Orthopedic Doctor’s Live Testimony at Trial
On March 27, 2019 and March 28, 2019, Alex D. Mayfield obtained a very favorable verdict in the State Court of Gwinnett County. Plaintiff claimed physical injuries as a result of an admitted fault motor vehicle collision. Plaintiff had his chiropractor and orthopedic doctor testify live at trial. Both testified that plaintiff’s injuries were related to the subject accident. Plaintiff claimed nearly $30,000 in medical bills and asked the jury to award up to $5,000 a month for pain and suffering. Ultimately, the jury awarded $8,500. Plaintiff demanded policy limits prior to trial.