Alexandra Alvarez Wins Defense Verdict in Bronx County
On October 28, 2015, Alexandra Alvarez won a defense verdict in Supreme Court, Bronx County in Ventura v. Grant, Index No. 306893/2013. The plaintiff claimed that he sustained injuries, including a fracture of his right wrist, as a result of a motor vehicle accident on September 23, 2013 at the intersection of Barnes Avenue and East 222nd. The plaintiff testified that he had a green light when the defendant’s vehicle drove through the intersection and struck his vehicle. The defendant claimed that he had the green light when the plaintiff’s vehicle drove through the intersection and struck his vehicle. The jury returned a verdict finding that the defendant’s conduct was not a substantial factor in causing the accident.