At Yonke Law We Take Your Results Seriously
We Respect Them As A Promise To Honor You
$3.67 million settlement for a woman whose life insurance claim was wrongly denied following her husband’s death. The defendant, Principal Life Insurance Company, alleged that she was involved in her husband’s death. The plaintiff was able to show with certainty that she had nothing to do with his death and the case was ultimately settled.
$3.1 million settlement for the death of an unmarried 19-year-old who was shot and killed by a convenience store worker when he got into a physical altercation with the clerk when refusing to leave the store.
$2 million (policy limit) settlement for a plaintiff who was injured when his motorcycle struck a concrete truck driven by an employee of Nate Apple Concrete. The plaintiff suffered head and leg injuries and sustained $500,000 worth of medical expenses.
$1.9 million settlement for wrongful death of mother riding a motorcycle who was struck by a concrete truck.
$1.75 million settlement for a plaintiff who suffered severe back injuries in a rear-end accident with a truck driven by the employee of a trucking company. The plaintiff would never be able to work again as a Teamster.
$1.75 million settlement for a plaintiff who suffered head and orthopedic injuries after she was struck by a hit-and-run driver. While the insurance companies claimed that the maximum value of the case was only $500,000, our attorneys were able to take the case to the Missouri Court of Appeals, and the case was later settled for the aforementioned sum.
$1.45 million wrongful death settlement for the family of an individual who was struck by a work vehicle in rural Missouri.
$1,422,710 settlement for a Kansas City baggage screener who injured her back and required a life care planner to evaluate her future medical needs.
$1.4 million verdict against the United States Post Office on behalf of a 15-year-old motorcycle rider.
$1 million settlement against KCP&L for a client whose husband was electrocuted on a construction site.
$900,000 settlement for trash truck worker who was backed over and killed while on the job.
$728,000 wrongful death medical malpractice jury verdict for the family of a woman who passed away due to the failure of her family practice doctor to diagnose a heart infection.
$500,000 settlement for the family of a 60-year-old woman who was killed when her car hit a tow-truck that had pulled over to the side of the road to solicit a tow. The case settled on the third day of trial.
$350,000 settlement for wrongful death of bariatric surgery patient who passed away due to infection.
$350,000 settlement for the wrongful death of a patient who suffered a brain infection due to negligent nursing care following surgery.
$319,000 verdict against a defendant and Allstate Insurance Company for accident that broke a man’s femur and left him with $70,000 in medical expenses. A jury later returned the verdict against the defendant and the man’s insurance company, who carried his underinsured motorist coverage.
Personal Injury Representation You Need And The Compensation You Deserve
$225,000.000 (policy limit) settlement for a plaintiff who was injured when an uninsured drunk driver ran a red light and hit his vehicle. He sustained $42,000.000 in medical bills for a broken femur and filed an uninsured motor vehicle action against The Hartford Insurance Company.
$200,000.00 settlement for a passenger who suffered a broken ankle in a motorcycle accident that occurred when a car merged into the plaintiff’s lane of travel.
$176,420.00 settlement for a patient who sustained $28,377.00 in medical bills following a car accident that resulted in a broken kneecap.
$150,000.00 (policy limit) settlement from American Family Insurance for a plaintiff who was injured while driving a delivery van for his employer.
$125,000.00 settlement for a client who was forced to undergo corrective wrist surgery following the misapplication of a cast.
$100,000.00 settlement for a plaintiff who was injured in a car accident at an intersection. The plaintiff received the policy-limit settlement and subsequently filed an underinsured motorist claim against Allstate Insurance Company and obtained an additional $115,000.00.
$73,000.00 settlement for a plaintiff who broke his thumb in an accident in which a car spun out of control and hit his tractor-trailer.
A confidential settlement for a client whose husband was killed when the operator of a concrete pump truck contacted an overhead power line.
A confidential settlement for a client who suffered a fractured neck caused by falling merchandise in a warehouse store.
A confidential settlement for a client who was injured when he was struck by falling shelving in an ABC Home Improvement store. The plaintiff sustained $74,397 in past medical expenses, 35,000 in future medical expenses, $153,142 in past lost wages, and $766,413 in future lost wages.
A confidential settlement for a 15-year old who was involved in a one-vehicle accident. The plaintiff was forced to sit in an emergency room for four hours before receiving treatment, and during that time, the staff failed to diagnose a tear in the popliteal artery. Because of the failure to diagnose and treat this injury, medical staff were forced to amputate the plaintiff’s leg above the knee.
A confidential settlement for a family who lost a loved one due to medical misdiagnosis and treatment. The individual complained of abdominal pain and was diagnosed with idiopathic thrombocytopenia purpura (ITP). The physician failed to note that blood tests showed the patient actually had thrombotic thrombocytopenia purpura (TTP) and administered a platelet transfusion that ultimately caused the death of the patient. The settlement amount remains confidential.
Confidential medical malpractice settlement for a young child who sustained a catastrophic brain injury while in the hospital which will require $17,000,000 in future medical treatment and $2,000,000 in future lost wages.
$1,300,000 verdict for family due to negligence and failure to diagnose and treat heat condition by doctor, resulting in patient’s death.
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Michael Yonke proudly carries on the legacy of his father, the late Albert J. Yonke, known as one of the top practitioners of labor law in Missouri and Kansas, in advocating for the working class and the underdogs of Kansas City.