Trial Win - April 13, 2016

Guillermo Tijerina, Jr., Partner Edinburg, Texas

Guillermo Tijerina, Jr., Partner
Edinburg, Texas

Congratulations to Guillermo Tijerina, Jr.!

Trial Win - April 13, 2016

Chavez v. Martinez
County Court at Law No. 3, Cameron County, TX
Verdict: Defense verdict
Type of Case: Auto Accident
Parties Represented: Yolanda Martinez


Plaintiffs and Defendant were involved in a motor vehicle accident that occurred on Lincoln Street and U.S. 77/83 North Frontage Road in Harlingen, Texas. Plaintiffs’ negligence action alleged that Defendant changed lanes when unsafe and struck Plaintiffs’ vehicle causing them to suffer serious injuries and damages.

Defendant alleged treatment was not causally related to the accident.

Plaintiff Maria Chavez claimed injuries to her neck, right shoulder, and low back. There were no surgical recommendations and no epidural steroid injection recommendations. Plaintiff Miguel Chavez claimed injuries to his neck. Defendant alleged Plaintiffs’ injuries pre-existed the accident.

Plaintiffs’ total combined medical specials at the time of trial were $14,830.00.

The jury attributed no liability to Defendant, Yolanda Martinez.