Missouri

Lynn Seegmiller v. Tammy Keim

Plaintiff was struck by defendant while standing in a ditch getting his mail. With only $4,917 in medical billed and less than $1,000 paid, plaintiff argued that the criminal charges filed against defendant for leaving the scene of an accident and DUI could give rise to punitive damages (damages designed to punish a defendant but [...]

Lynn Seegmiller v. Tammy Keim2012-08-16T19:01:57+00:00

Brasington v. Tiffani Molz & Nationwide

$100,000 – Allied Ins. (Molz) $46,500 – Nationwide (underinsurance) Defendant Molz t-boned the plaintiff going approximately 45 mph. Plaintiff Brasington was transported to the hospital via ambulance. Her neurosurgeon diagnosed her with a herniated disk. After conservative treatment of physical therapy and epidural steroid injections, her surgeon recommended surgery of a decompressive lumbar laminectomy. This [...]

Brasington v. Tiffani Molz & Nationwide2012-05-01T21:43:59+00:00

Eise v. Fru and Allstate

$35,000 - Allstate Underinsured - Megan $25,000 - American Family - Megan $1,200 - American Family - Kelsey $14,000 - American Family – Brad TOTAL - $75,200 This was a difficult case in that a relatively minor impact caused serious problems for a mother. The initial wreck was on icy roads and was a low [...]

Eise v. Fru and Allstate2012-08-16T19:46:37+00:00

Luke Baker v. Elsie Filo and Atlas Cab Company

M. Blake Heath and Scott Waddell with the Waddell Law Firm successfully obtained a jury verdict for Luke Baker after he was hit by a cab while driving his motorcycle. On August 2, 2010 at 1:00 a.m., Luke Baker was traveling north on Grand Boulevard when he entered the intersection of Grand and Pershing. Upon [...]

Luke Baker v. Elsie Filo and Atlas Cab Company2014-09-10T14:03:34+00:00

Lynn Seegmiller v. Richard Cullum

Our firm successfully obtained a settlement for Lynn C. Seegmiller after his freightliner truck collided with horses that had escaped and wondered onto a county road. On June 15, 2010, around 4:00 a.m. Lynn Seegmiller was carrying grain in his freightliner truck westbound on U.S. 136 in Putnam County. Two horses owned by Richard Cullum had gotten loose and ran [...]

Lynn Seegmiller v. Richard Cullum2014-09-10T14:04:32+00:00

Kansas City Plaintiff versus Defendant Hospital and Doctor

A family received a $1.45 million settlement after the family alledged the negligence of a doctor and hospital caused permanent brain damage to their infant daughter. In February of 2009, a 33 year old Sudanese immigrant went to a hospital for labor inducement. Her husband, a taxi cab driver, was also from Sudan. The mother and baby [...]

Kansas City Plaintiff versus Defendant Hospital and Doctor2014-09-10T13:53:47+00:00

Special Education Student v. School District and Special Education Teacher

Case Description - September 2011, Plaintiff was a special education student who was molested by her special education teacher. The plaintiff alleged the school district had knowledge of the teacher's prior sexual misconduct based on other complaints by other students and by write-ups in the teacher's file. Plaintiff also alleged the school district engaged in [...]

Special Education Student v. School District and Special Education Teacher2012-01-30T22:18:10+00:00

Vehicle Accident Settlement: Wollman v. Frentz and Safeco

Case Description - Patricia McCleary was run over in a cross walk in Kansas City, Kansas by defendant Frentz. Patricia was retired and had no children or spouse, but was survived by her sister, plaintiff Wollman. Because both the plaintiff and defendant lived in Missouri, suit was brought in Jackson County. That proved hugely important [...]

Vehicle Accident Settlement: Wollman v. Frentz and Safeco2012-01-30T22:18:28+00:00

Vehicle Accident Settlement: Seegmiller v. Cullum

On June 15 at approximately 4:00 am, Lynn Seegmiller was driving a freightliner truck hauling grain. Two horses owned by Richard Cullum ran in front of the semi-truck. The plaintiff struck one horse, ran over the horse with the driver's side tires and was forced into the ditch, where the truck fell onto the passenger [...]

Vehicle Accident Settlement: Seegmiller v. Cullum2012-04-26T22:39:22+00:00

Wrongful Death: Injured Worker vs. Doctor and Hospital

We represented a widow and her daughters whose husband and father died at a hospital. The plaintiff alleged that the doctor and hospital failed to properly treat, prevent and diagnosis a deep vein thrombosis. Their husband ultimately died from a pulmonary embolism. Their husband had been admitted to the hospital after he rear-ended another vehicle. [...]

Wrongful Death: Injured Worker vs. Doctor and Hospital2012-01-30T22:19:01+00:00