$435,000+ Verdict for Allan, Nava & Glander

Congratulations to Will Allan and Alex Nava of Allan Nava & Glander on a successful jury verdict in Tarrant County! Case Summary: Norman Jones v. State Farm Ins In October 2014 a wind and hail storm impacted much of the Ft. Worth area including the Jones’ property. A claim was filed with their insurance carrier of over 20 years for …

$14,500,000 Verdict for Tom Rhodes Law Firm

Congratulations to the Tom Rhodes Law Firm on another highly successful trial in San Antonio, Bexar County District Court. Case Information: Jo Ann Puente v. Manuel Martinez, M.D.; Jesus Vilar, M.D.; Gonzaba Medical Group Plaintiff, 35, an administrative assistant, underwent gastric bypass surgery in San Antonio. Post-surgical course was complicated by stricture formation and intractable vomiting. Puente was hospitalized at …

2016 Client Appriciation Luncheon

Thank you to all of our wonderful clients for allowing us to serve you for another year. We look forward to another great year in 2017 and hope everyone has a great holiday season!

Not using technology in the courtroom? Why not?

I ran across this article by Ted Brooks on the California Lawyer website. I had never heard of the term “Luddite” and can attest that some lawyers really do fall into that term. http://www.callawyer.com/2015/08/when-luddite-trial-presentation-e-discovery-and-ethics-collide/ There are a couple points that I took from the article that I find completely true! I’ve heard this argument for the past 15 years. I’ve …

$36million Jury Verdict for Ketterman Rowland & Westlund

Congratulations to Phil Bernal’s team at Ketterman Rowland & Westlund. We just completed a six day 18-wheeler accident that unfortunately resulted in a driver being killed. A trial this size typically takes much longer, but Phil and team had everything organized and presented the evidence in an easy to understand and proficient way. This is the second $10+million verdict for …

The Latest Craze – High Def PiP video depositions.

Over the past year, we have been getting more and more requests for Picture in Picture depositions. When covering overflow We’ve been asked to do it in various ways. What I’ve seen is there is not real “standard” for PiP. Last month For the first time I presented at a trial that had nothing but Picture in Picture with document …

$124.5million Verdict for Wigington & Rumley

Another great win for our clients! Potentially the largest product liability verdict in Bexar County, Texas. The jury awarded $124.5 million to the family of an 11-year-old boy who received critical head injuries four years ago when the driver’s seat of his father’s Audi A4 collapsed in a rear-end collision. Read more here: San Antonio family wins $124.5 million jury …

$16 Million win for Tom Rhodes Law Firm

Lobo v. Ninja Jump: This highly disputed lawsuit was presented for 3 weeks and finally into the Jury’s hands on 02/17/16. This case was brought by the parents for a 14 year old boy that suffered a traumatic brain injury while participating in a “Bouncy Boxing” activity. The plaintiffs successfully argued that the boxing gloves were improperly designed and had …

Two wins in a row for the Davis Law Firm

Rick Neville has done it again, for the second time in the 408th district court in Bexar County with Judge Noll presiding. In this latest trial, Rick was able to help his client recover $190,000 from injuries resulting in a low-speed car accident. Last month in Judge Noll’s court Rick recovered $250,000+ in another low impact car accident that caused …

$6.5 million win in Bexar County

Everyone here at SA Legal is excited about the massive victory our clients had in Bexar county district court last week. Congratulations to Brian Steward, Jay Moore and Ryan Todd for a well tried case. Cumpian was working for Leal Welding and Erection in May 2012 as a subcontractor on a Joeris General Contractors job site. Cumpian was working as …