San Diego County, CA: Sailor seeks pro bono assistance to defend against lawsuit involving an insurance company

Wednesday, March 17, 2021

  • Location: San Diego County
  • Organization: ABA Military Pro Bono Project (California).
  • Contact:
    Rachael Derham
  • Case Number: 22869

A Navy servicemember seeks pro bono assistance in a dispute with an insurance company. The sailor co-signed on a vehicle for his friend. Both he and his friend were deployed, and the friend allowed his girlfriend to drive the car while he was gone. The girlfriend was involved in a car accident and the sailor was not aware of the car accident until he received a call from the opposing party‚Äôs insurance company seeking payment. He is now being sued for the damages and seeks pro bono assistance to defend himself in the lawsuit.