Michigan Lawyer’s Weekly – January 25th, 2016

$1.1 Million – Two defendant accused of negligence in plaintiff’s death

This case concerned general negligence alleged against two defendants, resulting in the death of the plaintiff’s deceased. Specific details omitted to preserve confidentiality. The matter settled for $1.1 million.

Sarah S. Stempky Kime, co-counsel for plaintiff, provided case information.

  • Type of action: Personal injury
  • Type of injuries: Wrongful death
  • Name of case: Confidential
  • Court/Case no./Date: Oakland County Circuit Court; confidential; Aug. 25, 2015
  • Name of judge: Hon. Colleen A. O’Brien
  • Settlement amount: $1.1 million
  • Insurance carrier(s): Withheld
  • Attorneys for plaintiff: David E. Christensen, Lawrence Falzon, Sarah S. Stempky Kime
  • Attorney(s) for defendant: Withheld