Steve Higgins successfully defended a business owner in a premise liability case. The plaintiff asked the jury to award damages in the amount of $2.7 million as a result of his leg being amputated from injuries sustained while falling in the parking lot. The jury concluded that the business acted reasonably in maintaining the parking lot.
Steve Higgins successfully defended an auto accident in a parking lot of a grocery store. The plaintiff alleged that an employee of the grocery store negligently caused his vehicle to collide with the Plaintiff’s vehicle while acting in the course and scope of his employment. The jury rendered a defense verdict and concluded that the plaintiff was negligent and that her negligence was greater than the negligence of the employee driver. The Plaintiff was represented by Frank Azar and Associates.