Verdicts & Settlements

res ipsa loquitur

Clough v. Taylor, Clay Co, Missouri 2011

Wrongful Death Settlement in the amount of $1,100,000 for family of 21year old man hit and killed by negligent motorist while riding his bicycle on public street. 

Brown v. Allinder, Jackson Co, Missouri 2011

 Automobile negligence Jury Trial – $70,000 plaintiff’s verdict for rotator cuff repair arising from an automobile accident case.) 

Confidential v. Confidential

 Jackson Co, MO – 2010 – Dram Shop Bar and Grill Liquor Liability Case – settlement in the amount of $4,000,000 for a brother and sister injured by drunk driver who was over-served alcohol at a local bar and grill establishment. 

Harris v. MHTC

 Jackson Co, MO: 2009- Wrongful Death – $100,000 Trial by Arbitration – award for plaintiff for improper warning of dangerous condition allowed to exist on I-70 bridge over Manchester Trafficway when client’s daughter fell to her death due to a deceptive gap between the two bridges. 

Confidential v. Confidential

Jackson Co, MO – 2008 – Products liability. $2,125,000 settlement involving a young woman who sustained a severe traumatic brain injury while seated in a minivan restrained only by a lap belt 

McCurley v. Bridges – Wyandotte Co, KS:

 2005 – Wrongful Death settlement of $300,000 for negligence of homeowner resulting in gas explosion from water heater.