Laurel Car Accident

Laurel Car Accident Verdict

Laurel, car accident lawyer, George Patterson obtained a $46,055.33 car accident jury verdict ($10,727.33 medical bills, $5,376.00 lost wages and $29,952.00 non-economic damages) in Prince George’s County in 2012. The client from Laurel, Maryland sustained a chronic neck strain and a mild head injury in a car accident that occurred in Howard County. The defendant's insurance company hired a doctor to claim that the client had mild muscle strains and should have recovered within several weeks. The offer to settle the Laurel car accident case before suit was filed was just over $18,000.00. The offer was increased to $32,500.00 after the video depositions of the plaintiff's and the defendant's doctors were taken for use at trial. 

The trial testimony of the defense doctor established that his opinions were biased and not consistent with the medical records.  The defendant's doctor relied on treatment guidelines that all but a couple of states have declined to follow and that have not been recognized by the American Medical Association.  The car accident lawyers at RGPH are familiar with the various treatment guidelines and permanency rating guides that medical doctors and chiropractors follow.  These guides are often subject to interpretation and the choice of a particular guide can slant a doctor's opinion. 
Lawyer, George Patterson has litigated numerous car accident cases to verdict in Prince George's, Montgomery, Anne Arundel, Charles, Calvert and Queen Anne's Counties.  If you have been involved in a car accident please contact lawyer George Patterson to arrange for a free consultation at his Bowie law office located near the intersection of Route 301 and Route 50.

Each case is different.  Past records are no assurance that our lawyers will be successful in reaching a favorable result in any future case.


The Laurel car accident lawyers at Reinstein, Glackin, Patterson & Herriott serve clients in Prince George's, Montgomery, Calvert, Charles, St. Mary's, Howard, Anne Arundel, Queen Anne's and Baltimore Counties. Our clients are from Silver Spring, Upper Marlboro, Bowie, Forestville, Prince Frederick, Leonardtown, Annapolis, Edgewater, Rockville, Mayo, Bethesda, Germantown, Olney, Beltsville, Deale, Bethesda, Severna Park, Largo, Landover, Oxon HIll, La Plata, Waldorf, Crofton, Columbia and Riverdale.
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