Cases - Settlement in Car Wreck Case a Mere Tenth of Plaintiff’s Demand

Settlement in Car Wreck Case a Mere Tenth of Plaintiff’s Demand

Resolution Date
06/02/2014

Practice Areas
Automobile Liability
General Liability

Description

Andy Countryman and Jeff Crudup obtained an excellent result in a recent car wreck case that went to trial in the Charleston County Court of Common Pleas. Liability was disputed, and Plaintiff refused to come down from her initial $25,000 demand. Defendant offered $8,000 and renewed that offer the morning of trial. After openings and two witnesses, Plaintiff settled for $2,500.

Attorneys Involved
Andrew W. Countryman
Jeffrey M. Crudup

CCS Office
Atlanta
Charleston