Shaffer Lombardo Shurin News
  • SETTLEMENT:  A team of SLS attorneys led by Rick Lombardo and Kathy Woods reach settlement with Goldman Sachs in excess of $100,000,000.00. Case:   General American Mutual Holding Company v. ...
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  • TRIAL VERDICT:  Jury finds in favor of Interventional Radiologist represented by SLS in medical malpractice case claiming doctor’s negligence caused leg amputation. Case Information:  Plai...
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  • NEWS: SLS attorney Jim Myers selected to The Kansas City Business Journal’s 2011 Best of the Bar. Congratulations to SLS attorney Jim Myers for being selected by his peers in the The Kansas ...
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  • TRIAL VERDICT:  Jury finds in favor of radiologist represented by SLS in medical malpractice case in Kansas. Case Information:  Plaintiff v. Radiologist Circuit Court of Johnson County,...
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  • TRIAL VERDICT:  Family practice physician is not negligent in perforated appendicitis case. Case Information:  Plaintiff v. Family Practice Doctor Circuit Court of Jackson County, Misso...
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  • TRIAL VERDICT: Two radiologists represented by SLS are vindicated by defense verdict in wrongful death case. Case Information: Estate of Patient v. Radiologists Circuit Court of Jasper Co...
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  • TRANSACTION: Leland Shurin and Dan Runion of Shaffer Lombardo Shurin represented LWO Acquisitions Company, a privately owned affiliate of the Bowie Fund, in its acquisition of a precision printed...
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  • IRS PENALTIES ABATED:  Attorney Dan Runion, CPA, recently saved an SLS business client from paying substantial IRS penalties.  The IRS imposed penalties on the business for its failure to timely file ...
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  • WRONGFUL DEATH SETTLEMENT:  SLS represents family of truck driver killed by falling steel at a South Carolina steel mill. Case Information:  Estate of Eddie Wright, et al. v. Nucor Corporation, e...
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  • DEFENSE VERDICT:  SLS partner Greg Forney recently obtained a defense verdict on behalf of a Chiropractor sued for failure to properly assess and treat a patient subsequently diagnosed with severe hip...
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  • IRS APPROVAL of FEDERAL TAX EXEMPT STATUS: SLS Attorney Dan Runion, CPA recently helped obtain federal income tax exempt status for the Pleasant Valley Fire Fighters Association, Inc., which will no...
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  • TRIAL VERDICT: Jury finds in favor of  Psychiatrist represented by SLS in wrongful death case claiming doctor’s negligence led to man killing his Mother and Aunt.     Case Information...
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  • SLS attorneys Shaffer and Myers selected to Kansas City Business Journal’s 2010 Best of the Bar. Congratulations to SLS attorneys Mike Shaffer and Jim Myers for being selected by their pe...
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  • AUDITOR LIABILITY:  Settlement of $3,262,500 against auditor for alleged negligent audit of publicly traded company. Case Information:  NFC v. SSC, District Court of Johnson County, Kansas D...
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  • IRS PENALTIES ABATED:  Attorney and CPA Dan Runion recently represented an SLS business client against the IRS and saved the client from paying over $85,000 in IRS penalties and interest assessed ag...
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  • SETTLEMENT WITH TAX AUTHORITIES REACHED:  SLS attorney and CPA Dan Runion represented a taxpayer in obtaining a reduction of over $100,000 in the taxpayer's IRS tax liabilities, representing a decre...
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  • TRANSACTION:  SLS represents client in deal to Operation of Exchange City and Earthworks. Shaffer Lombardo Shurin attorneys Leland Shurin and Dan Runion represented TLE KC in obtain...
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  • U.S. NEWS RANKING.  SLS ranked in “Best Law Firms” by U.S. News & World Report. On November 1, 2011, Shaffer Lombardo Shurin PC was ranked by U.S. News & World Report in its “Best Law Fir...
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  • SLS  attorney and CPA Dan Runion represented a taxpayer in obtaining a reduction of over $100,000 in the taxpayerls IRS liabilities, representing a decrease of approximately 50% in those liabilities. ...
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  • SIX SLS ATTORNEYS CHOSEN AS SUPER LAWYERS. Congratulations to SLS partners Michael Shaffer, Rick Lombardo, Leland Shurin, Greg Forney and Jim Myers who were chosen as Super Lawyers for 2011 by Super L...
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  • SLS ATTORNEY LELAND SHURIN APPOINTED SPECIAL DISCOVERY MASTER  In June 2011, Leland Shurin was appointed as Special Discovery Master and Mediator by the Honorable A. Rex Gabbert, Judge, Clay County, M...
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  • TRIAL VERDICT:  SLS attorney Jayson Ford represents a general surgeon who is exonerated by jury in Clay County, Missouri   Case Information:  Plaintiff v. General Surgeon Ci...
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  • CLASS CERTIFICATION AWARDED TO SLS CLIENTS:  Judge Carlos Murguia certified a class on behalf of the owner-operators in a lawsuit filed against TransAm Trucking and its subsidiary, TransAm Leasing.  T...
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  • EIGHT SLS ATTORNEYS NAMED SUPER LAWYERS. Congratulations to SLS attorneys J. Michael Shaffer, Rick Lombardo, Leland Shurin, Greg Forney, Jayson Ford and Jim Myers who were selected Super Lawyers, and ...
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  • TRIAL VERDICT:  Defense verdict for physician in case alleging failure to diagnose a femur fracture. CASE INFORMATION:  Patient v Primary Case Physician DESCRIPTION:  SLS attorneys Jayson Ford and J...
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  • BEST LAWYERS IN AMERICA RECOGNIZES JAY A. DAUGHERTY For the second year in a row, SLS lawyer and retired Circuit Court Judge Jay A. Daugherty was selected by Best Lawyers in America for his work in th...
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  • SHURIN APPOINTED SPECIAL DEPUTY LIQUIDATOR: SLS attorney Leland M. Shurin was appointed Special Deputy Liquidator of GAMHC on March 7, 2013, by the Honorable Patricia Joyce, Cole County Circuit Court ...
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  • MESOTHELIOMA SETTLEMENT:  Settlement of $2.5 - $3 million for wrongful death of 79 year old former railroad worker who died of asbestos related disease.   Case Information:  Plaintiff v. Rail...
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Firm Information

Shaffer Lombardo Shurin ("SLS") is a firm of fifteen attorneys with a business and litigation practice.  The firm handles a variety of legal matters including litigation, health care, business transactions, corporate law, insurance, real estate, employment law, estate planning, and tax matters. This firm is an "AV" firm listed in the Martindale-Hubbell Directory.

Representative Clients

General Clients:

  • Air Representatives, Inc.
  • Anesthesiology Professionals, P.A.
  • BalancePoint, Inc.
  • Commerce Bank of Kansas City, N.A.
  • Excelsior Plastics Industries, Inc.
  • G.T. Sales & Manufacturing, Inc.
  • General American Mutual Holding Company, in Receivership
  • The Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Company (A&P)
  • Hanebutt Technologies, Inc.
  • Health and Benefit Systems, Inc.
  • Hudson & Jane, Inc.
  • Kansas City Allergy & Asthma Associates, PA
  • LaborPros L.L.C.
  • Larry S. Jacobson, D.D.S., P.C.  
  • Neurological Consultants of Kansas City, Inc.
  • Shawnee Products, Inc.
  • Shawnee Steel & Welding, Inc.
  • Sturges Word Communications, Inc.
  • Topsy’s International, Inc.
  • VML, Inc.
  • The Women’s Healthcare Group, P.A.

Insurance Clients:

  • Arch Specialty Insurance Company
  • Auto-Owners Insurance Group
  • Cameron Mutual Insurance Company
  • EMC Insurance Companies
  • Intermed Insurance Co.
  • KaMMCO Insurance Company
  • Kansas Healthcare Stabilization Fund
  • Midwest Preferred Mutual Assurance Companies
  • NCMIC Insurance Company
  • ProAssurance Corporation
  • Royal Specialty Underwriters Insurance (RSUI)

Not-for-Profit Clients:

  • Head for the Cure Foundation
  • Missouri-Kansas Chapter of the Society for Social Work Leadership in Health Care (Mo-Kan Chapter)
  • Working Families’ Friend
  • Iowa-Missouri Conference Association of Seventh-day Adventists
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