“There’s no question about it, these guys were here for you.”
Gerald Orvis came to Jonathan Sol Harris to get answers when his 8-year-old son was electrocuted to death while sitting on a fishing pier. Jonathan Sol Harris and his team at Schechter, McElwee, Shaffer & Harris, LLP obtained a court order not to destroy any evidence and then hired a team of experts to conduct a detailed forensic evaluation of the electrical system. The pier owner, a corporation which owned multiple resort facilities in Texas and other states, denied any responsibility claiming it never had any notice of the electrical problem. After a contentious battle, just days before jury selection, the case settled for a confidential sum. Hear what Mr. Orvis had to say about how his case was handled.