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. Railroad and Asbestos Manufacturers, Circuit Court of Madison County, Illinois.
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. Goldman Sachs
Circuit Court of St. Louis City, Missouri
Case No. 22042-7300-01
TRIAL VERDICT: Jury finds in favor of Interventional Radiologist represented by SLS in medical malpractice case claiming doctor’s negligence caused leg amputation.
Plaintiff v. Interventional Radiologist
Circuit Court of Wyandotte County, Kansas
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 City Business Journal’s 2011 edition of the Best of the Bar. This is the third consecutive year Mr. ...Read more
Jury finds in favor of radiologist represented by SLS in medical malpractice case in Kansas.
Plaintiff v. Radiologist
Circuit Court of Johnson County, Kansas
Plaintiff became partially paralyzed as a result of an infectious proces...Read more
Family practice physician is not negligent in perforated appendicitis case.
Plaintiff v. Family Practice Doctor
Circuit Court of Jackson County, Missouri
Plaintiff claimed that defendant family practice doctor was negligent in fai...Read more
Two radiologists represented by SLS are vindicated by defense verdict in wrongful death case.
Estate of Patient v. Radiologists
Circuit Court of Jasper County
The widower and children of a deceased patient sought damages from two radi...Read more
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 circuit board assembly solutions business. The business is based in Dallas Texas, as are LWO Acquis...Read more
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 Form 941 payroll tax forms and failure to timely pay taxes in each each of six calendar quarters. I...Read more
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, et al.
United States District Court for District of South Carolina - Charleston Division Case No. ...Read more
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 damage requiring extensive surgical repair. The Chiropractor performed a "courtesy" adjustment for ...Read more
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 now be classified by the federal government as a public charity. Given the impact of recent state bud...Read more
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: Plaintiff v. Psychiatrist Circuit Court of Jackson County, Missouri
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 peers in the Kansas City Business Journal’s 2010 edition of the Best of the Bar. The Kansas City Busi...Read more
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
Description: Rick Lombardo and Greg Forney of SLS represented NFC who was a creditor of Brooke Insur...Read more
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 against the client for failure to timely file corporate income tax forms and failure to timely pay inc...Read more
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 decrease of approximately 50% in those liabilities.
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 obtaining the exclusive rights to operate Exchange City and Earthworks in the Kansas City metro region. A...Read more
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 Firms” rankings for Commercial Litigation (Tier 3) for 2011-12.
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.
SIX SLS ATTORNEYS CHOSED 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 Lawyers magazine. Congratulations also to SLS partner Jennifer Price who was chosen as a Rising Star ...Read more
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, Missouri, on 85 cases in the Circuit Court of Clay County filed against a car dealership. The claims...Read more
TRIAL VERDICT: SLS attorney Jayson Ford represents a general surgeon who is exonerated by jury in Clay County, Missouri
Plaintiff v. General Surgeon
Circuit Court of Clay County, Missouri
Plaintiff underwent a bowel ...Read more