Spinal Cord Injury

Remme vs. State of Washington and City of Seattle

December 2013

$4,000,000 settlement for Plaintiff on a bicycle who encountered a 2-inch vertical change between concrete sidewalk panels on the Montlake Bridge sidewalk. Defendants each blamed the other (State bridge; City sidewalk).  Plaintiff suffered incomplete quadriplegia. 

Pattison vs. City of Chelan

March 2008

$4,500,000 settlement

Settlement for a spinal cord injury that resulted in the client being a tetraplegic. Client dove into Lake Chelan in a city park and hit his head on submerged rocks. No warnings of the danger were posted, nor were "No Diving" signs.