Monthly Archives: October 2013

Kansas and Missouri Super Lawyers

MikeBruceJohnCongratulations to Mike Norris, Bruce Keplinger and John Hicks for being listed in the 2013 Edition of Kansas and Missouri's Super Lawyers. Mike and Bruce have been listed in Kansas and Missouri's Super Lawyers Magazine since 2005.  John has made the list since 2010. Super Lawyers list each attorney according to their areas of practice.  Bruce and John are listed under Personal Injury/Medical Malpractice Defense.  Mike is listed under Construction Litigation. This year, Bruce also made the Top 100 list as well as the Top 50 lawyers in Kansas City. Click here for a complete...
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Motion to Dismiss Granted by Federal Judge

Mike Norris and David Welder successfully defended a national engineering firm against recent claims of professional negligence, negligent misrepresentation, contribution, equitable subrogation, breach of implied warranty, and equitable indemnity.  These claims were asserted by a general contractor related to a state highway project in Nebraska.

 Mr. Norris and Mr. Welder filed a Motion to Dismiss in the United States District Court for the District of Nebraska, arguing that the Plaintiff failed to allege sufficient facts to support its claims for relief, as the Plaintiff was not in privity of contract with the engineering firm.  Mr. Norris and Mr. Welder also argued that Plaintiff’s claim for negligent misrepresentation failed to specifically plead facts...

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