After a 9 day trial, Phelps County client awarded $14.2 million after suffering a traumatic brain injury due to a motorcycle crash. Learn More Here.
Mr. Sumner represented a 46 year old man who was driving down Highway M in Scott County when another vehicle failed to yield the right of way and pulled out in front of oncoming traffic. Mr. Sumner’s client slammed on his brakes and steered to the left, but he could not avoid the accident. Mr. Sumner’s client T-Boned the passenger side of the truck that pulled out in front of him. Ambulance and police came to the scene of the crash and Mr. Sumner’s client was transported by Ambulance to the hospital. Mr. Sumner sued the other driver and his insurance company for injuries. After a three day jury trial at the Scott County Circuit Court house in Benton, Missouri, the jury returned a verdict of $1,000,000 (One Million Dollar jury verdict) for the personal injuries suffered by Mr. Sumner’s client.
Client was rear-ended and suffered a neck injury in the crash. Verdict was obtained in St. Charles County Circuit Court.
A Ladue driver hit from behind was awarded $650,000 after being hit by a distracted driver and suffering from neck injuries. Learn more here.
A worker injured during the partial collapse of an old building in St. Louis reached at least $6 million in combined settlements with help from Brent Sumner. Learn more about this case that was #21 in the State of Missouri for 2020.
Nine day trial on behalf of a man who was beaten nearly to death at a fast food restaurant by eight customers. Theory of liability: negligent security & general negligence. 4thLargest Verdict in Missouri (Missouri Lawyers Weekly) and 82nd Nationally for 2013 (National Law Journal).
A truck driver was not qualified to drive 18 wheelers and never received a post-a post-crash drug test after killing our client’s son in a crash. Brent Sumner’s client received a $6,000,000 Settlement for this negligence.
Eight day trial on behalf of a truck driver who was injured while attempting to unload cargo from his trailer. The cargo was loaded improperly within the trailer and it tumbled down onto his head causing a brain injury and orthopedic injuries.
Three day jury trial on behalf of a man that was badly injured when the tractor trailer in front of him stopped suddenly. Our client suffered significant bodily injuries in the crash. We helped change how this trucking company inspects 18 wheelers for safety.
We filed a wrongful death lawsuit on behalf of the families of two men who were hit head on and killed by a drunk driver. The drunk driver had a blood alcohol content of .247 an hour after the crash. The drunk driver crossed the grass median on a highway and hit our clients head on at 96MPH.