$1.5 Million Arbitration Verdict

In a binding arbitration trial, Daniel J. Gatti received a verdict of $1,447,000 for a client who was injured on his motorcycle, requiring low back surgery. Fortunately, the client had an umbrella policy of $1,000,000. The offer, prior to arbitration, was $400,000. After the arbitration verdict was rendered, policy limits were paid in May, 2006.