NATURE OF CASE: Personal injury litigation resulting from a commuter train v. freight train accident.
OUTCOME: Jury awarded the plaintiff $8.9 million ($1.4 million for economic damages). Case was tried at Orange County Superior Court, Santa Ana; Judge Dennis S. Choate presided.
ATTORNEY: Jerome L. Ringler of Robins, Kaplan Miller & Ciresi, Los Angeles, (510) 552-0130 represented the plaintiff.
ATTORNEY COMMENT: “As always, Richard Andersen did an outstanding job, particularly when testifying at trial.”