$43.6 million in damages to the families of three victims in the 1997 crash of a Silk Air jet in Indonesia

July 2004 – An award of $43.6 million in damages to the families of three victims in the 1997 crash of a Silk Air jet in Indonesia which abruptly rolled and plummeted 35,000 feet under suspicious conditions.  The crash was ultimately linked to a defective rudder control valve.  Another 29 cases received the benefit of the liability finding from Podhurst Orseck’s trial work
Attorney: Steven C. Marks