News

Evans and Smiley Reach Favorable Settlement in Co-Worker Claim

Posted on July 10th 2012

The Plaintiff, Mr. Aery, sued his co-employee Mr. Moore, for injuries sustained in a work place accident that occurred on August 22, 2005. Terry Evans and Sheri Smiley represented the Defendant, Mr. Moore. Read More

Category: Settlements

Evans and Smiley Awarded Favorable Med-Mal Jury Verdict

Posted on July 10th 2012

On January 3, 2008, the Plaintiff, Mrs. Dale, a 76 year old woman at the time, suffered second degree burns to her face following an operating room fire that occurred while two basil cell carcinomas were being surgically removed from her face. The Plaintiff was a lifelong smoker and had been diagnosed with COPD, which necessitated the need for a monitored anesthetic care (MAC) procedure during the surgery, meaning that she was heavily sedated. Read More

Category: Defense Verdicts

Lewis Wins Defense Verdict in Wrongful Death Case Involving a Motor Vehicle Accident in Carroll County, Missouri

Posted on July 3rd 2012

William Lewis convinced a Carroll County jury to find in his clients' favor and award a verdict in favor of the defendants. The trial lasted three days in November 2011. Read More

Category: Defense Verdicts

Lewis Wins a Defense Verdict in T-Bone Motor Vehicle Accident in Buchanan County, Missouri

Posted on July 3rd 2012

William Lewis convinced a Buchanan County jury to find in his client's favor and award a verdict in favor of the defendant. The trial lasted two days in April 2012. Read More

Category: Defense Verdicts

Lewis and Klein Secure Another Defense Verdict - Slip-and-Fall at Grocery Store

Posted on July 3rd 2012

Bill Lewis and Amanda Klein convince a Johnson County, Kansas jury to find in favor of Hy-Vee. Read More

Category: Defense Verdicts

Krohn and Blackburn win Defense Verdict in Case Involving a Motor Vehicle Accident in Mercer County

Posted on January 24th 2012

Matthew Krohn and Tara Blackburn convinced a Mercer County jury to find in their client's favor and award a verdict in favor of the Defendants. The trial lasted three days. Read More

Category: Defense Verdicts

Defense Verdict for Lewis and Klein

Posted on November 3rd 2011

At the time of the accident, Plaintiff was operating a Black 2003 Mitsubishi Eclipse westbound on US 36 Highway in St. Joseph, Missouri. At the same time and place Defendant was operating a 1999 Mercury Cougar also traveling westbound on 36 Highway which struck the rear of Plaintiff's vehicle. Read More

Category: Defense Verdicts

Lewis and Klein Keep Damages Low in Kansas

Posted on November 3rd 2011

This accident occurred on July 24, 2008, at the Hy-Vee in Lawrence, Kansas at approximately 10:00 p.m. Ms. Davis slipped and fell on water in the produce section, after which she complained of ankle pain and sought treatment. She was taken by ambulance to Lawrence Memorial Hospital. Read More

Category: Defense Verdicts

Rod Widger Appointed ECBA State Liaison in Missouri

Posted on January 5th 2011

The Electric Cooperative Bar Association is pleased to introduce the new ECBA State Liaison in Missouri, Rod Widger. Read More

Category: Firm News

Lewis & Peerson Win Defense Verdict in Clay County Slip & Fall

Posted on December 1st 2010

William Lewis and Haley Peerson successfully defended this slip and fall case by convincing a Clay County jury to award Plaintiff Daren Moon $0. The Plaintiff claimed that he slipped and fell when he entered the Hy-Vee store in Gladstone, Missouri. The Plaintiff alleged that there was a significant amount of rainwater on the tile floor at the entrance of the Hy-Vee store. The Plaintiff presented evidence that it was raining on the morning of this incident and alleged that Hy-Vee should have placed a floor mat on its tile floor. Read More

Category: Defense Verdicts

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