Intentional Tort

Schuff v. Simon & Bridge City

(Jefferson County) Plaintiff sued Defendants for excessive force causing injury.  Photographs of Plaintiff showed a large hematoma on his forehead immediately following his interaction with Bridge City Police Department. 

The jury deliberated 35 minutes and determined that Officer Simon had not used excessive force in arresting the Plaintiff.  Complete defense verdict.

O’Day vs. Medical Center Kings Row Apartments

(Bexar County) Plaintiff was assaulted and raped in an apartment owned and managed by Defendant. Plaintiff claimed the initial abduction occurred in the presence of two or three employees by the pool.

Plaintiff asked for $1 million; jury found no negligence on the apartment complex.