Injuries alleged: Leg compound fracture, fractured clavicle, torn rotator cuff
Case name: Nancy G. Batchelor v. Christopher A. Moody, et al.
Case number: 11 CvS 144
Court: Pitt County Superior Court
Verdict or settlement: Suit was filed but plaintiff gave the adjustors additional time to negotiate before retaining defense counsel, and the case was settled before the answer was due.
Date: Feb. 9, 2011
Special damages: $207,000 (medical expenses)
Insurer: Liberty Mutual and N.C. Farm Bureau
Were liability and/or damages contested? Yes
Was the opposing party represented by legal counsel? No
Has the plaintiff been successful in actually collecting the judgment or settlement? Yes
Plaintiff’s attorney: Bob Probst of Vrsecky, Probst and Associates (Winston-Salem)
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