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Jane Doe v. Mormon Church – $4,232,000 Jury Verdict

About the case

Attorney Michael Pfau tried a three-week case to jury in King County Superior Court against the Church of Latter-Day Saints (a/k/a Mormon Church). Mr. Pfau represented two girls who were abused by a Mormon high priest and stepfather. Plaintiffs alleged negligence and intentional torts against the church and the perpetrator. The jury found the defendants guilty of both intentional and negligent torts and returned a total verdict of $4,232,000.


  • Jury Verdict: $4,232,000

Cause Number

  • 02-2-04105-1


  • Church of Latter Day Saints