Construction Negligence Verdict: $185,871.13 Awarded

Posted on June 22, 2011

Michael Gill successfully tried a construction negligence case to verdict in the Circuit Court of Cook County, Illinois. The jury awarded $185, 871.13 to a 29 year-old bricklayer's assistant who suffered a trimalleolar (ankle) fracture when a box fell onto his ankle while emptying a storage crate. The case was tried June 13-21, 2011 before the Hon. Barbara McDonald. The case was settled post-trial for $202,500.00.