Experience

Favorably settled high-stakes New Mexico crashworthiness lawsuit


Wheeler Trigg O'Donnell lawyers negotiated a very favorable settlement in a New Mexico crashworthiness case involving five deaths and multiple serious injuries. This case was noteworthy because, when it was decided in 2006, New Mexico's wrongful death statute allowed value-of-life damages in addition to economic and non-economic damages. 

Negotiated a favorable settlement in a New Mexico crashworthiness case involving five deaths at a time when New Mexico allowed value-of-life damages in addition to economic and non-economic damages.