No-Fault (PIP)
The Estate of Calvin Simmons, by his personal representative Victor Payne v. Auto Club Insurance Association

Court/Case No: Wayne County Circuit Court, 15-016609-NF

Tried/Argued Before: Michigan Court of Appeals

Demand: $185,762.59

Verdict: Summary Disposition

Name of Judge(s): Honorable Leslie Kim Smith

Keys to the Case:

After oral arguments, Judge Leslie Kim Smith in Wayne County granted Auto Club Insurance Association’s Motion for Summary Disposition where Plaintiff claimed a totaled $185,762.59 (plus insurance and attorney fees) in PIP benefits. During oral arguments Krystal had an opportunity to go through her entire motion and reply and highlight: Plaintiff’s significant pre-existing condition; Dr. Gonte’s findings; the No-Fault Statute and findings in the Supreme Court decision in Admire; and Plaintiff’s lack of documentary evidence establishing the existence of a material factual dispute.

Defense SW attorney(s) Involved in Case: Krystal Hermiz and Drew Broaddus

Result Date: 09/12/2017
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