Tallahassee Law Firm Wins $5.4 Million Verdict

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Man Blinded in Premises Liability Case in Gadsden County

Quincy, FL: Tallahassee based Fasig & Brooks is announcing together with Fred E. Pearson of the Law Office of Fred Pearson, a verdict against State Farm where their client was permanently blinded in a dangerous power tool accident. Following three hours of deliberations, a Gadsden County Florida jury returned a gross verdict of $5.4 million in favor of their client.

“It was a hard fought battle between our team and the State Farm Attorneys,” said James E. Fasig whose team worked tirelessly to fight for justice for their client. “As a result of a dangerous power tool incident at his brother-in-law’s home our client Mr. Simmons must now bear the burden of blindness for the rest of his life. Despite the fact that the injury happened on his brother-in-law’s property, with his brother-in-law’s power tool which had a history of at least one dangerous incident that the brother-in-law knew about, State Farm initially denied the claim on his brother-in-law’s homeowner’s policy.”

Fasig & Brooks is a Florida Law Firm with its office in Tallahassee. In addition to premises liability litigation, the firm also advocates for the rights of personal injury victims by helping them earn just compensation for their pain, loss and suffering. The firm handles a wide array of personal injury, wrongful death and medical malpractice claims.

For more information call Fasig & Brooks at (850) 222-3232.