Columbia, MD (PRWEB) September 03, 2014
The settlement comes from a client, Damian Danchenko, case number 212082, who was riding his motorcycle in DC when he was struck by a commercial truck. The truck driver allegedly negligently ran through a red light moments before the accident. Mr. Danchenko suffered serious permanent injuries when his body was thrown from his vehicle upon impact. Even after numerous surgeries to his ankle and knee, Mr. Danchenko is left with permanent injuries that hinder even his ability to walk.
Mr. Jonathan Portner is amongst the top trial attorneys in the area. In fact, he is a member of The National Top 100 Trial Lawyers, the Million Dollar Advocates Forum, and has been recognized by TIME magazine’s 2013 Excellence in Law. With his vast experience, along with seasoned paralegal Christine Airey, Mr. Portner was able to settle the case for the policy limits of $1 million. Because Mr. Portner was able to settle the case, he saved his client the stress and cost of a lengthy litigation. Many attorneys are afraid of litigation, but it is Mr. Portner's aggressiveness in the courtroom that actually facilitates his successful settlements. This type of settlement success is very rare, which is why it was featured by The National Trial Lawyers magazine just this month.
Mr. Portner was available to make a statement with regard to the settlement: “Our record of successfully obtaining million-dollar verdicts and settlements is further proof of our dedication and commitment to our number one priority – our clients.”
The attorneys at Portner & Shure always strive to provide the best possible service to their clients. One of the unique features about this prestigious law firm is their ability to carter to clients who do not speak English or speak English as their second language. Their experienced multilingual paralegals are able to help clients who speak Spanish, Chinese, Korean, Vietnamese, and Japanese along with their English-speaking clients. Time and time again, they show that they are able to provide their clients with the best. This landslide victory is only the latest in their winning streak.