|By PR Newswire||
|February 17, 2014 08:30 AM EST|
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla., Feb. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A Palm Beach County jury returned a verdict of $3,577,378 on February 12th in the case of John and Jo-Ann Gelland v. Christina Bill.
Counsel for the plaintiffs, Jeanmarie Whalen and Fred Cunningham of Slawson Cunningham Whalen & Gaspari, obtained the verdict after an eight day trial and lengthy pre-trial litigation. The defendant denied fault for the crash which occurred on SR A1A in Jupiter, as well as for the extent of injuries and damages sustained by the plaintiff, John Gelland. As a result of the collision, Mr. Gelland suffered serious traumatic injuries including fractures of the right upper extremity as well as nerve damage.
According to Ms. Whalen, "we are pleased with the jury's verdict which will allow Mr. Gelland to receive the necessary future care he requires for the extensive injuries he suffered in this unfortunate collision."
Slawson Cunningham Whalen & Gaspari is dedicated to serving your legal needs. With decades of combined litigation experience, we are lawyers not only for seriously injured people and their families, but also for lawyers throughout Florida and the nation. For more information about our firm please call 1-800-681-8882, or visit our website at www.toppalmbeachinjurylawyers.com.
SOURCE Slawson Cunningham Whalen & Gaspari