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 of the plaintiffs included allegations of negligence and negligent misrepresentation against a local car dealer. There were an additional 40 such cases pending in the Circuit Court of Jackson County, Missouri. Following a series of rulings by Leland on discovery issues, and the entry of a discovery order and following mediation with him, 120 of the lawsuits were settled by December 2011.