Search results include verdicts, dismissals, summary judgments, appellate rulings and other successful results achieved on behalf of the clients we serve. The outcomes described are representative examples, not a complete list, of results achieved. Past results afford no guarantee of future results.
Baker Sterchi attorney Joe Swift obtained a favorable verdict for a trucking client, one of the nation's leading flatbed trucking companies, and its driver, in a personal injury action tried in the United States District Court for the Southern District of Illinois.
Related Services: Trucking; Personal Injury Defense
Joseph R. Swift
After a week-long trial in Missouri State Court, Baker Sterchi attorneys Jim Jarrow and Doug Hill successfully obtained a defense verdict in a wrongful death claim. Defendants were a trucking company and its driver. Plaintiff alleged...
Related Services: Trucking
James R. Jarrow and Douglas P. Hill
Baker Sterchi, through significant motion practice, obtained dismissal of their client in a Missouri wrongful death case. The case involved the death of a woman who allegedly fell from a retaining wall onto adjacent private property.
Martha Charepoo and James R. Jarrow
Baker Sterchi recently obtained summary judgment in the Missouri Supreme Court for their client, despite the trial court's initial refusal to recognize and hold that their clients were immune from civil liability. The win was accomplished through an extraordinary writ of prohibition sought from and issued by the Missouri Supreme Court, ordering the trial judge to reverse and vacate her original order and enter summary judgment in favor of Baker Sterchi's clients.
Related Services: Construction; Personal Injury Defense
Hal D. Meltzer and Douglas P. Hill
Baker Sterchi Cowden & Rice recently obtained a dismissal for an architect client in a breach of contract action related to a construction project. We presented and argued a Motion to Dismiss Plaintiff's Complaint in a Kansas District Court on the basis that the Plaintiff (Project Owner) lacked privity of contract with our client and,,,
Related Services: Construction; Commercial
John A. Watt