$2,200,000 Verdict.

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.

$2,050,000 Wrongful Death Settlement

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.

$2,000,000 Motor Vehicle Crash Settlement

Our client’s 7 year old son was killed due to an employee of a construction company negligently parked a company truck and trailer unattended in the road which caused a motor vehicle crash.

$1,750,000 Settlement.

Settled at mediation on behalf of leather press worker who was injured while feeding leather through a defectively modified leather press.

$1,750,000 Verdict.

Three day jury trial on behalf of a motorcycle rider that was hit by a car that failed to yield and turned in front of him. The client broke several bones in his body and will not work again in his field.

$1,500,000 product liability case settlement

We sued an American car manufacturer for negligent design and safety in a rollover vehicle crash. We also sued the tire manufacturer because the tire blew out and caused the crash.

1,475,000 Motor Vehicle Crash Settlement

Our client was injured in a motor vehicle crash in Cape Girardeau, Missouri on Kings highway that involved an O’Reilly Auto Parts truck. We mediated the case against the defendants and they agreed to pay $1,475,000 to settle the case.

$1,000,000 Verdict

$1,000,000 Verdict in Southeast Missouri for a man injured in a T-bone crash.

$1,000,000 Verdict for a Motor Vehicle Crash

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.

$750,000 Settlement

We represented a 70-year-old woman that was badly injured in a car wreck. The defendant in the case ran a red light and T-boned our client’s car. It was a bad car accident and our client was seriously injured.