Josh Strief Successfully Defends Client in Jury Trial
Elverson Vasey attorney Josh Strief successfully defended a jury trial in Polk County, Iowa, where his client admitted responsibility for a vehicle accident and the Plaintiff claimed significant personal injuries.
Before trial, the lowest demand received from Plaintiff was $45,000.00, and Mr. Strief’s client offered $5,000.00 to resolve the case. At trial, Plaintiff asked the jury to award $100,000.00.
After a multi-day trial, the jury returned a verdict of $500.00 for Plaintiff’s past pain and suffering, denying Plaintiff’s request for past loss of full mind and body damages and Plaintiff’s request for future damages.