Attorneys Robert J. Uhorchuk and Nicholas C. Stevens, who practice in Spicer Rudstrom’s Chattanooga office, prevailed in a jury trial last week, defeating a plaintiff’s claim for $500,000 in alleged damages. The case involved a car and truck accident in Sequatchie County, Tennessee. Rob and Nick used strategies at the trial involving expert testimony, detailed cross-examination of the plaintiff’s witnesses and scene-forensic evidence.

Rob is an experienced trial lawyer with more than 20 years of practice, and is a member of the firm’s board of directors. His practice areas include tort liability defense, focusing on catastrophic injury cases, trucking and transportation, construction defect litigation, workers’ compensation and automobile liability. Rob is AV Preeminent rated by Martindale-Hubbell, the highest possible rating in both legal ability and ethical standards. He is involved with the International Society of Primerus Law Firms, Primerus Defense Institute and its Transportation Law Practice Group. He is also a Member of the Claims & Litigation Management Alliance.

Nick is an associate attorney whose practice includes automobile liability, business and commercial litigation, insurance defense litigation and family law. He is a member of the Bradley County Bar Association, Chattanooga Bar Association and Tennessee Bar Association.