Representative Cases

Defendant's verdict.
John Kemppainen tried this auto case involving (3) plaintiffs, all claiming personal injuries as a result of a rear end auto accident in Farmington, MO. The damages were minor and the plaintiffs presented with chiropractic treatment. The combined settlement demand from plaintiffs prior to trial was $24,500. Mr. Kemppainen did not dispute negligence, however strongly argued the nature and extent of the damages. The case began at 8:00 am and the jury went out for deliberations at 8:00 pm. After approximately an hour and a half of deliberations, the jury returned a verdict on all (3) claims in favor of defendant.