Attorney James Sabatini has reached a $100,000 settlement on behalf of his client who suffered a herniated disc as a result of a drunk driver. The client was rear ended by a drunk driver. The case settled for the drunk driver’s policy limits. The insurance company’s original settlement offer was $6,000.00. The insurance company repeatedly attempted to try to settle the case for less than the policy limits.
Each attempt by the insurance company to settle for less than the policy limits was immediately rejected. With the trial a few months away, the insurance company offered the full policy limits. On a related noted, the drunk driver had been drinking alcohol at a restaurant. A dram shop claim has been brought against the restaurant. The case remains pending in court.