NATURE OF CASE: Personal injury litigation regarding a schoolteacher injured in a parking lot accident.
OUTCOME: Case was tried to a jury with an award of $578,000.
ATTORNEY: Bryan Foster, Law Offices of Bryan F. Foster, Riverside (909-369-6696), represented the plaintiff. Mr. Foster hired Richard Andersen as a Vocational Expert to render an opinion regarding Plaintiff's future earning capacity.
ATTORNEY COMMENT: 'The jury found that Mr. Andersen's testimony specific to my client's work life expectancy was compelling. Consequently, they calculated my client's future loss of earnings based on a shortened future work life."