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Directed Verdict

Ortiz v. AT&T – Partners Kenneth Watase and Andrew Pongracz successfully defended AT&T. Plaintiff claimed that she was injured by property she believe was owned by AT&T. After presentation of evidence of in a jury trial, Ken and Andrew made a motion for directed verdict arguing that the Plaintiff had failed to prove that the property belonged to AT&T. Their motion for a directed verdict in favor of the defense was granted by the Judge.

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Jury Verdicts

Jury Verdict

Ramirez v. Deputy Marquez, et al. – Andrew Pongracz and Edwin Rathbun successfully defended seven Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Deputies who were accused of violating an inmate’s civil rights. After hearing all the evidence in a Federal Court in Los Angeles, a jury returned verdicts in favor of each of the seven deputies.

© 2011

Jury Verdicts

Jury Verdict

Puckett v. Deputy Jaquez, et al. – Andrew Pongracz and Edwin Rathbun represented five Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Deputies against allegations brought by an inmate alleging a violation of his civil rights. A Los Angeles Federal jury after hearing all the evidence and after careful deliberations returned verdicts in favor of all the defendants.

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Jury Verdicts