J.H. v. Seattle Archdiocese – $1,200,000 Settlement
About the case
Attorney Michael Pfau represented an adult female victim of child sexual abuse which occurred in the 1960s at the hands of a Catholic pedophile priest. The case was tried for three weeks to a jury. On the Sunday before closing arguments, defense counsel offered $1,200,000 to settle the case.
- Settlement: $1,200,000
- Whatcom County Superior Court, 12-2-03295-5
- Seattle Archdiocese