Ward v. Bank of New York Mellon, et al.  (Los Angeles Case No.: BC498730)
On August 13, a Los Angeles County jury returned a defense verdict on all counts in this wrongful foreclosure case, tried by Severson attorneys, Kristin Walker-Probst and Jarlath Curran.   They sought actual, emotional distress and punitive damages.   After nearly three weeks of trial, the jury returned its verdict in just over three hours.  Countless Severson attorneys and support staff assisted in cinching this victory, including attorneys Suzanne Hankins and Kerry Franich.