Product Liability Case Verdict: Client Awarded Over $13M

Posted on September 7, 2011

Bruce R. Pfaff and Matthew D. Ports successfully tried a product liability case to verdict in the Circuit Court of Tazewell County, Illinois. The jury awarded $13,544,172 to a 19-year-old young man who suffered an above-knee amputation when the MiTek Roof Glider machine he was working on catastrophically failed trapping and crushing his leg. See the complete Verdict Report and news article by Michael Smothers of The Pekin Daily Times for further details.