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$10.4 Million Verdict for Injuries in 2016 NW 23rd Gas Explosion Case

On October 13, 2022, a Multnomah County jury awarded several million dollars to two people who suffered physical and emotional injuries in a 2016 gas explosion in Portland, and assessed punitive damages of $4.6 million against Loy Clark Pipeline Co. Both plaintiffs were represented by Greg Kafoury and Mark McDougal of Portland.   Firefighters responded after a natural gas explosion … Continue reading

What Makes a Super Lawyer?

To Portland attorney Greg Kafoury’s clients, he is a super lawyer who obtains super jury verdicts. One million dollars, including punitive damages, for an $11/hour airport employee who was assaulted by a wealthy neurosurgeon to whom she had written a traffic ticket. More than $1 million for a blind man who suffered permanent brain damage after he fell into an … Continue reading