$4,000,000.00 settlement

Type of action: Interstate wreck

Description: This case involved an interstate wreck. The defendants denied liability. After extensive discovery the case settled at mediation. Bob Beason served as the mediator. Extensive expert testing was involved, including highway road testing and computer animation performed by Accident Reconstruction Analysis, Inc. and David McCandless.

Injuries alleged: Wrongful death and personal injury

Name of case: Confidential

Court/county: Confidential

Case no.: Confidential

Tried before: n/a

Name of judge: n/a

Special damages: n/a

Verdict/settlement: Settlement

Amount: $4,000,000

Date obtained: Oct. 16, 2006

Demand: Confidential

Offer: n/a

Experts: n/a

Insurer: n/a

Plaintiff's attorneys: Doug Abrams and Peggy Abrams, Raleigh; Wade Byrd, Fayetteville; Tom Dimmock, Raleigh

Person submitting: Doug Abrams