M. Blake Heath reached a confidential settlement in a Kansas car crash case. The parties, venue, and facts of the case are to remain confidential. Mr. Heath obtained the settlement for more than the policy limits based on Kansas law regarding insurance claims handling and bad faith.
M. Blake Heath recently settled a claim for his client for policy limits. The case arose after the client was struck by an uninsured motorist as she walked across the street in a marked crosswalk. Just before the crash, the client had been at a bar in Waldo for a birthday party. She left the [...]
M. Blake Heath recently obtained a $320,000 settlement for underinsured motorist benefits for his clients. The case stemmed from a car crash that occurred in December of 2016. In the crash, Mr. Heath’s clients, a mother and her adult son, were severely injured. The crash occurred in St. Clair County, Missouri when another driver crossed [...]
Blake Heath along with Mark Emison of Langdon and Emison obtained a settlement in the amount of $325,000 for the family of a young woman who died due to a fractured femur. This tragic case was brought against the respite care facility where the fracture occurred. The young woman was in her early thirties and [...]
M. Blake Heath along with his friend and co-counsel Matt Bartle recently settled a case for $3,500,000. The parties, venue, and facts of the case are to remain confidential. Generally, the case involved the wrongful death of a young man in an automobile accident and injuries to a passenger.
M. Blake Heath recently settled a claim for a 15 year old boy after he was hit by a car while skateboarding with a friend. The client was skateboarding in the street when the negligent driver approached him from behind and clipped the client with his passenger side mirror. The client was knocked from his [...]
Blake Heath settled a claim for a 12 year old client after a motorcycle accident. The client was a passenger on the back of his father’s motorcycle. His father attempted to pass a vehicle when the vehicle turned left and ran the motorcycle off the road. The client suffered a broken collar bone and ankle. [...]
Blake Heath recently settled a claim for a mother and her daughter after the two were involved in a traffic accident. The negligent driver failed to yield the right-of-way when she attempted to make a left-hand turn and collided with the car driven by Mr. Heath’s clients. The daughter, who was 8 years old at [...]
Blake Heath recently settled claims for his client after the client was involved in an accident that killed his wife. On October 4, 2013, the client and his wife were traveling eastbound on Missouri Highway 58 in Belton, Missouri. Another driver traveling westbound on Highway 58 made a sudden turn and entered the client’s lane [...]
M. Blake Heath successfully obtained a $37,000.00 settlement for Overland Park, Kansas woman injured when she was a passenger in drunken driving accident. The injured victim had gone to Dallas, Texas to visit an old friend. The victim, friend, and the friend’s husband were leaving a country club late in the evening when they came [...]