Our Cases

Personal Injury Cases

 

 Case

 Description

 Verdict

Motor Vehicle Accident Woman suffers burns in car fire following rear end collision. $6 Million Jury Verdict
Sexual Assault Confidential. $3.2 Million Verdict, including $1 Million in Punitive Damages
Workers Comp Man contracted lung/respiratory disease after inhaling silica dust. $360,000 Settlement, plus future medical
Medical Malpractice Failure to diagnose bladder reflux. $3.1 Million
Motor Vehicle Accident 38-year-old mother of four minor children fractures a vertebra, both arms, both legs, and pelvis in car accident. $3 Million Settlement
Motor Vehicle Accident Sledding accident. $2.3 Million
Medical Malpractice Failure to diagnose meningitis. $2.1 Million
Workers Comp Confidential $385,000 settlement plus future medical.
Dangerous Products Hay bale transport system. $1.6 Million
Dangerous Products Contraceptive device case. $1.6 Million
Motor Vehicle Accident Woman suffers fractured ankle resulting in joint fusion in car accident. $1 Million Settlement
 Dangerous Products  Aerosol can explosion causes burns.  $1.25 Million
 Dangerous Products  Child loses leg in Harvestore silo.  $1.1 Million
Workers Comp Man suffered meniscus tear in left knee. $11,000 Settlement
 Dangerous Products  Corn picker injuries.  $1.1 Million
 Motorcycle Accident  Woman passenger loses lower leg in motorcycle accident.  $950,000 Jury Verdict
 Medical Malpractice  Shoulder dystotia at birth.  $850,000
 Medical Malpractice  Child recovers from facial deformities caused during improper delivery.  $700,000 Jury Verdict
 Negligent Construction  Man suffers back injury when grain bin collapses.

$650,000 Jury Verdict

 Slip and Fall  48-year-old truck driver suffers cervical disc injury when he falls on sidewalk outside convenience store.  $525,000 Settlement
 Medical Malpractice  Woman compensated for injuries following failure to diagnose breast cancer.  $500,000 Jury Verdict
 Trip and Fall  20-year-old man suffers mild traumatic brain injury when he trips and falls in an enclosed and unlit, cluttered porch where he had been directed to walk by the homeowner.  $405,000 Settlement
Low Impact Motor Vehicle Accident Man suffers back injury during low impact rear end collision. Insurance company offered $14,000 before trial. $313,000 Judgment
Dog Bite 10-year-old girl compensated for injuries from dog bite that left permanent scar on her nose. $290,000 Settlement
Dangerous Product 48-year-old farm laborer suffers debilitating respiratory disease from exposure to animal feed supplement, the harmful nature of which was not identified on the product label or otherwise communicated to the user of the product. Confidential Settlement
Dangerous Product Man suffers brain injury due to defective seat back in pick up truck. Confidential Settlement

Commercial Service Cases

 

Case

Description

Verdict

Bank Sale Misrepresentation One bank purchases another, which includes the purchase of a bad loan that was not properly disclosed. Over $2.1 Million Judgment
Class Action Claim Former insurance agents bring claim for improperly denied benefits. $2 Million Settlement 
Agricultural Cases Stray voltage cases, defective feed cases and defective pipeline cases. Successful Settlements
Fire Loss Cases Cases pursued against insurance companies based on a failure to pay claim. Successfully Settled
Lemon Law Cases

Cases tried and settled against General Motors, Ford, Chrysler/Dodge and Irbit Motorworks.

Successfully Settled

Criminal Defense Cases

 

Case

Description

Verdicts

 Sexual Assault by Therapist Woman therapist charged with sexual assault of one of her patients found not guilty in trial to the court.  Not Guilty
 Child Sexual Assault Mother charged with 12 counts of child sexual assault to her children and found not guilty by jury in battered women/coercion defense case.  Not Guilty
 Felony Child Abuse Male babysitter charged with multiple counts of felony child abuse found not guilty by jury.  Not Guilty
 Felony Substantial Battery Man charged with multiple counts of felony substantial battery for his use of a baseball bat in a back alley fight found not guilty in self-defense case.   Not Guilty
 Theft 22-year-old woman who was a clerk at a convenience store charged with employee theft found not guilty by jury when defense evidence reveals co-employees responsible for theft.  Not Guilty
Possession Of Marijuana Young woman charged with possession with intent to deliver marijuana based on 26 pounds of marijuana found in her car is found not guilty in trial to the court.  Not Guilty
Felony Sexual Assault 21-year-old man charged with sexual assault by threat of weapon found not guilty by jury.  Not Guilty
Child Sexual Assault Man charged with child sexual assault to his daughter found not guilty in trial to the court.  Not Guilty
 Theft 64-year-old man charged with attempting to steal live bear cubs from a den acquitted after jury trial.  Not Guilty
Possession of Child Pornography Man charged with possession of child pornography has case dismissed after defense closing argument; state chose to dismiss case rather than respond to defense closing. Case Dismissed
 Sexual Assault 40-year-old stepfather of two teenage girls charged with child sexual assault is not convicted after jury trial results in a hung jury; state convinced not to recharge the case. Hung Jury
 Felony Child Abuse 27-year-old female child care provider has felony charges for battery to a child reduced to misdemeanor after jury trial results in hung jury. Hung Jury
Felony Armed Robbery Teenager charged with armed robbery with a gun has case reduced to misdemeanor in the middle of jury trial. Sentence Reduced
Attempted Homicide Teenage woman charged with attempted homicide and other felonies has case reduced to misdemeanors on the eve of the jury trial. Sentence Reduced