Law Firm News

Record Verdict Against Allstate for Insurance Bad Faith

A Jackson County, Missouri jury awarded a record verdict of $16,500,000 against Allstate Insurance for its bad faith claims handling. Kirk and Jill Presley, represented the Allstate insured. This is one of the largest bad faith verdicts in the country and the highest amount of punitive damages ever affirmed on appeal against an insurance company in Missouri.

Record Verdict for Wrongful Death Resulting From Power Plant Explosion

Kirk Presley was lead counsel in a two week trial in Platte County which resulted in the largest wrongful death verdict ever awarded in the history of the county. In three combined cases, the jury awarded a total of almost $12 Million dollars for two deaths and an injury arising out of an explosion that occurred at the Iatan Powerplant facility in Westin.

Kansas City Attorney Kirk Presley Recognized Among Best Lawyers in America

Noted trial attorney Kirk Presley, founder of Presley & Presley, LLC., once again has earned recognition in the annual listing of The Best Lawyers in America. The 2013 Best Lawyers represents the sixth consecutive year that Mr. Presley has been recognized for his work in personal injury litigation.