$34,000,000 Personal Injury
Mason v. Texaco, 948 F.2d 1546 (10th Cir. 1991). Otis Mason died of leukemia caused by exposure to benzene, an industrial solvent and gasoline component, for which the jury awarded $34 million.
$23,600,000 Personal Injury
Darcy Aves was severely injured during birth, resulting in severe mental and physical retardation, blindness and seizures from Cerebral Palsy. Darcy’s twin sister, Danna, was born healthy. The jury awarded $23.6 million, the largest jury verdict in Kansas and one of the largest personal injury verdicts in the nation.
$15,000,000 Personal Injury
Graham v. Wyeth Labs, 666 F.Supp. 1483 (D. Kan. 1987). Michelle Graham had a severe neurological reaction to Wyeth Labs’ DPT vaccine and suffered severe brain damage. The jury awarded $15 million. Wyeth thereafter purified the vaccine.
$11,200,000 Personal Injury
O’Gilvie v. International Playtex, 821 F.2d 1438 (10th Cir. 1987). O’Gilvie died from Toxic Shock Syndrome after using Playtex super-absorbent tampons. The jury’s $11.2 million verdict led to the removal from the market of Playtex’s super-absorbent tampons and addition of warnings to packaging.
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Established in 1979, our firm is known for compassionate, reliable representation. Hutton & Hutton Law Firm, LLC has recovered hundreds of millions of dollars for clients and has been included in the list of Best Law Firms by U.S. News & World Report, earning a national reputation.
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At our Wichita personal injury firm, we serve clients around the country, as we have lawyers licensed to represent you in several different states. We are further backed by a time-tested model for high stakes litigation, and have been top-rated by peers for our exceptional ethical standards and legal ability.
The oldest personal injury firm in town, our Wichita personal injury attorneys at Hutton & Hutton Law Firm, LLC are prepared to represent you with sterling, dedicated advocacy.
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Should I Hire an Attorney for My Personal Injury Case?
Unlike insurance companies, Hutton & Hutton Law Firm is a true advocate on your side. Committed to fighting for the maximum amount of compensation you deserve, our firm will work for your best interests every step of the way.
More often than not, insurance companies are not looking out for your best interests. Instead, they are often looking out for what will save their company money, not what you need in order to recover well from your accident.
What Damages Can I Recover in a Personal Injury Claim?
While the amount of compensation you will be eligible to recover will depend on the specifics of your case, the types of damages an injury victim can pursue are generally consistent across all personal injury claims.
These types of damages are economic damages, non-economic damages, and punitive damages.
Economic damages compensate the injured party for financial losses associated with their injuries, such as medical expenses or lost wages. Non-economic damages compensate the injured party for non-financial, more abstract suffering, such as pain and suffering.
Punitive damages differ from the first two in that their main purpose is to serve as a financial punishment for
How Long Do I Have to File a Personal Injury Claim?
According to the Kansas Statutes section 60-513, you have two years to file a personal injury claim before the statute of limitations ends. If this happens before you file a claim, you will no longer be able to do so.
There are some exceptions that can extend or shorten this two-year time period, so it’s important to contact an attorney as soon as possible to discuss the specifics of your case. Our firm offers free consultations, so you have nothing to lose by contacting us today.