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  • Miller Schirger Wins $883,465 for Client- Miller Schirger attorneys Steve Miller and Toby Hausner obtained an $883,465 award on behalf of Berkel & Company Contractors, Inc. against Phillips Hardy, Inc., following a one-week arbitration hearing. Berkel, a specialty deep foundations, shoring, and ground improvement subcontractor, installed sheeting and shoring on two highway projects for Phillips Hardy, a regional general contractor. Phillips […]
  • Miller Schirger Attorneys Honored for Top 5 Missouri Verdict in 2018- Miller Schirger partners John Schirger, Matt Lytle and Joe Feierabend were honored by Missouri Lawyers Weekly for their efforts in securing a Top 5 Verdict in Missouri in 2018.  The lawyers obtained a jury verdict of $34.3 million for the plaintiff class of life insurance policy owners in Vogt v. State Farm Life Insurance Company.  […]
  • Thomson Reuters 2018 Super Lawyers Honors Attorneys at Miller Schirger- Thomson Reuters has honored three Miller Schirger attorneys in its Kansas and Missouri Super Lawyers 2018 edition, including founding partners Steve Miller and John Schirger, and partner Matt Lytle.
  • Life Insurance Class Action Settles for $59.75 Million- Miller Schirger LLC and co-counsel Stueve Siegel Hanson LLP have settled a nationwide class action lawsuit against John Hancock Life Insurance Company (U.S.A.) over alleged life insurance policy overcharges. The settlement was approved by the court on May 8, 2018 and provides that John Hancock will pay $59.75 million (less fees and expenses) in cash […]
  • Jury Awards $34.3 Million to State Farm Life Insurance Policyholders- After two hours of deliberations, a federal jury in Missouri awarded $34.3 million to State Farm policyholders in a class action trial. 
  • Missouri Class Certified in State Farm Life Insurance Litigation- On April 20, 2018, a Missouri class action against State Farm Life Insurance Company was certified as a class by a federal court.  The life insurance product at issue is State Farm’s Flexible Premium Adjustable Whole Life Insurance Policy, Form no. 94030. 
  • Miller Schirger Names Joseph M. Feierabend to Partner- Miller Schirger is pleased to announce attorney Joseph M. Feierabend has been named a partner.  
  • Missouri Class Certified in Guardrail Litigation- On December 6, 2017, a Missouri class action consisting of Missouri counties and others was certified against Trinity Industries, Inc. and Trinity Highway Products, LLC (“Trinity”).  The product at issue is Trinity’s ET-Plus guardrail end terminals.
  • Schirger Certified as Lifetime Member of the Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum®, The Top Trial Lawyers in America®- The Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum®, which recognizes one of the most prestigious groups of trial lawyers in the United States, is pleased to certify John J. Schirger, founding partner of Miller Schirger LLC, as a lifetime member. Forum membership is limited to attorneys who have won million and multi-million dollar verdicts, awards, or settlements. Forum […]
  • Miller Schirger Attorneys Honored as 2017 Super Lawyers by Thomson Reuters- Thomson Reuters has recognized three Miller Schirger attorneys in the 2017 edition of Kansas and Missouri Super Lawyers, including founding partners Steve Miller and John Schirger, and Partner Matt Lytle.
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