NATURE OF CASE: Personal injury litigation regarding a conveyor collapse on the job.
OUTCOME: The case settled for a total of $23,285,000, after the jury rendered a unanimous liability verdict in favor of plaintiffs (including $3,755,168 for a companion wrongful death case).
ATTORNEY: Thomas Patrick Beck and Gregory R. Vanni of Thon, Beck, Vanni, Phillipi & Nutt, Pasadena (626) 795-8333 represented the plaintiffs. Mr. Beck and Mr. Vanni hired Richard Andersen as a Vocational Expert to render an opinion regarding the plaintiff's future earning capacity.
ATTORNEY COMMENT: "Mr. Andersen is dependable and very professional. His deposition and trial skills show he has a command of his area of expertise and cannot be bullied by opposing counsel."