Attorney David M. Kennedy, P.C.

When the Outcome Matters

Without skilled representation, a lawsuit can quickly turn into a nightmare. If your case goes to trial, you need a litigator who knows what it takes to arrive at a strategically targeted outcome in the courtroom. In Sherman, TX, you will find a superior litigator at the Law Office of David M. Kennedy, P.C. Call today to schedule your consultation.

Attorney David M. Kennedy, P.C.

When the Outcome Matters

Without skilled representation, a lawsuit can quickly turn into a nightmare. If your case goes to trial, you need a litigator who knows what it takes to arrive at a strategically targeted outcome in the courtroom. In Sherman, TX, you will find a superior litigator at the Law Office of David M. Kennedy, P.C. Call today to schedule your consultation.

Our Litigation Experience

Every case is different, and the Firm cannot ensure results. What we can ensure, however, is that we will show you and your legal issues the attention deserved, just as we have done for many years and many clients. The Law Office of David M. Kennedy, P.C. has a history of resolving significant cases in a wide variety of areas of civil litigation. Some of the cases we have handled to a successful resolution by settlement or jury verdict are:

AUTO/TRUCK ACCIDENTS RESULTING IN DEATH

  • Representation of surviving family of passenger killed during an accident in a construction zone. Suit against construction company.
  • Representation of surviving family of passenger killed during accident. Suit against multiple parties.
  • Representation of surviving family of driver killed during accident. Suit against multiple parties.
  • Represented surviving widow of man killed by drifting 18-wheeler on shoulder of the highway. Suit against driver/employer.
  • Representation of injured driver when his load shifted and 18-wheeler toppled during a turn. Suit against company that loaded the trailer.
  • Representation of surviving parent of child killed as a result of a fall from an overpass after an accident. Suit against drivers of both vehicles.
  • Representation of surviving mother/estate of minor burned to death as passenger in 18-wheeler. Suit against driver’s employer and truck leasing group.

WORKPLACE DEATH (Some Cases included Product Defect Allegations)

  • Electrocution: Representation of surviving wife and estate of young man killed on the job while laying underground cable to residential development. Suit against utility company (general negligence), and employer for punitive damages (gross neglect).
  • Explosion: Representation of surviving wife, child, and estate of young man burned/killed on the job when a chemical waste drum exploded while he was cleaning his electrostatic paint gun. Suit against employer for punitive damages (gross neglect), parent company (general neglect), and product suppliers (product defects/design).
  • Scaffolding: Representation of surviving wife, child, estate of a young man killed on the job, when he fell to his death from scaffolding/shoring, as a result of having no safety protection by design or use. Suit against the employer for punitive damages (gross neglect), and the scaffolding company (product design).
  • Murders: Representation of the widows of 2 hotel night managers murdered by drug dealers who were hotel guests. Suit against employer for punitive damages (gross neglect).
  • Cutting Torch: Representation of minor children and estate of young man killed on the job, when the acetylene torch he was using sparked an explosion of a pipe containing hydrogenated food oil. Suit against the employer for punitives (gross neglect), and the parent company (general neglect).

PRODUCT LIABILITY

  • Auto park-to-reverse: Representation of husband and wife after husband was permanently crippled due to his pickup truck – while idling – shifting from park to reverse. Suit against truck manufacturer (product design).
  • Lawnmower: Representation of young lady who was scalped when her hair was entangled in the exposed axle of her push mower. Suit against manufacturer (design defect).
  • Tractor: Representation of widow of a man who started his tractor while standing beside it. Tractor started in gear, rolling forward and onto man, crushing him. Suit against tractor manufacturer (design defect).

MEDICAL MALPRACTICE

  • Post-surgical Death from IV Line Misplacement/Cardiac Tamponade
  • Cancer Misdiagnosis resulting in unnecessary Colon Removal
  • Medical Treatment/Shot resulting in Partial Paralysis of the arm
  • Artery By-pass Surgery resulting in ‘Drunkard’s Palsy’ paralysis
  • Failure to timely diagnose Cancer resulting in Death
  • Medical Drug Overdose resulting in Death
  • Post-surgery Excessive Medication resulting in Death
  • Post-surgical Death of Jehovah's Witness from bleeding/no blood substitutes
  • Hand Deformity/Impairment due to ortho mistreatment/negligent credentialing
  • Coumadin mis-management by physician resulting in Fall/Death
  • Post-surgical Injuries due to Fall Risk failures in Hospital Setting
  • Failure to Prevent/Care for Pressure Wounds in Hospital ICU
  • Mismanagement of Cataract Surgery resulting in Blindness
  • Birth/Delivery resulting in Brachial Plexus Injury to infant (2 cases)

NURSING HOME/ASSISTED LIVING NEGLECT AND ABUSE

  • Pressure sores resulting in Sepsis/Death in the Nursing Home
  • Falls resulting in Broken Bones/Impairment in the Nursing Home
  • Falls resulting in Death from Bone Breaks in the Nursing Home
  • Falls resulting in Death from Brain Hematomas in the Nursing Home
  • Resident Wandering from the Nursing Home resulting in Death
  • Assisted Living Resident – Death from Pressure Sores
  • Assisted Living Resident – Death from Stairwell Fall
  • Nursing Home Death due to Coumadin Overdose
  • Nursing Home Death due to Vest Restraint Strangulation
  • Nursing Home Death due to Choking on Food
  • Nursing Home Double Amputation due to Dehydration
  • Nursing Home Death due to Dehydration, Malnutrition
  • Nursing Home Death due to either assault/fall (never determined)
  • Nursing Home single Amputation due to PVD mismanagement
  • Nursing Home Resident Burned from unknown source
  • Nursing Home Resident Breaks Neck while staff transports in a Van

MISCELLANEOUS CIVIL LITIGATION

  • Sexual Harassment of Employee
  • Sexual Assault of Employee
  • Breach of Contract/Fraud in Restaurant Development
  • Insurance Breach of Good Faith/Breach of Contract (multiple cases)
  • Tortious Interference of Contractual Relations for Oil Rights
  • Fraud / Breach of Contract for Animal Reproductive Services
  • Legal Malpractice / Neglect in Real Estate Title Opinion

Contact Us

Call Us 903-868-9873

Law Office of David M. Kennedy, P.C.

320 N. Travis St., Suite 207
Sherman, TX 75090

Fax: 903-868-0548

Email: Click Here

Map and Directions

Our Litigation Experience

Every case is different, and the Firm cannot ensure results. What we can ensure, however, is that we will show you and your legal issues the attention deserved, just as we have done for many years and many clients. The Law Office of David M. Kennedy, P.C. has a history of resolving significant cases in a wide variety of areas of civil litigation. Some of the cases we have handled to a successful resolution by settlement or jury verdict are:

AUTO/TRUCK ACCIDENTS RESULTING IN DEATH

  • Representation of surviving family of passenger killed during an accident in a construction zone. Suit against construction company.
  • Representation of surviving family of passenger killed during accident. Suit against multiple parties.
  • Representation of surviving family of driver killed during accident. Suit against multiple parties.
  • Represented surviving widow of man killed by drifting 18-wheeler on shoulder of the highway. Suit against driver/employer.
  • Representation of injured driver when his load shifted and 18-wheeler toppled during a turn. Suit against company that loaded the trailer.
  • Representation of surviving parent of child killed as a result of a fall from an overpass after an accident. Suit against drivers of both vehicles.
  • Representation of surviving mother/estate of minor burned to death as passenger in 18-wheeler. Suit against driver’s employer and truck leasing group.

WORKPLACE DEATH (Some Cases included Product Defect Allegations)

  • Electrocution: Representation of surviving wife and estate of young man killed on the job while laying underground cable to residential development. Suit against utility company (general negligence), and employer for punitive damages (gross neglect).
  • Explosion: Representation of surviving wife, child, and estate of young man burned/killed on the job when a chemical waste drum exploded while he was cleaning his electrostatic paint gun. Suit against employer for punitive damages (gross neglect), parent company (general neglect), and product suppliers (product defects/design).
  • Scaffolding: Representation of surviving wife, child, estate of a young man killed on the job, when he fell to his death from scaffolding/shoring, as a result of having no safety protection by design or use. Suit against the employer for punitive damages (gross neglect), and the scaffolding company (product design).
  • Murders: Representation of the widows of 2 hotel night managers murdered by drug dealers who were hotel guests. Suit against employer for punitive damages (gross neglect).
  • Cutting Torch: Representation of minor children and estate of young man killed on the job, when the acetylene torch he was using sparked an explosion of a pipe containing hydrogenated food oil. Suit against the employer for punitives (gross neglect), and the parent company (general neglect).

PRODUCT LIABILITY

  • Auto park-to-reverse: Representation of husband and wife after husband was permanently crippled due to his pickup truck – while idling – shifting from park to reverse. Suit against truck manufacturer (product design).
  • Lawnmower: Representation of young lady who was scalped when her hair was entangled in the exposed axle of her push mower. Suit against manufacturer (design defect).
  • Tractor: Representation of widow of a man who started his tractor while standing beside it. Tractor started in gear, rolling forward and onto man, crushing him. Suit against tractor manufacturer (design defect).

MEDICAL MALPRACTICE

  • Post-surgical Death from IV Line Misplacement/Cardiac Tamponade
  • Cancer Misdiagnosis resulting in unnecessary Colon Removal
  • Medical Treatment/Shot resulting in Partial Paralysis of the arm
  • Artery By-pass Surgery resulting in ‘Drunkard’s Palsy’ paralysis
  • Failure to timely diagnose Cancer resulting in Death
  • Medical Drug Overdose resulting in Death
  • Post-surgery Excessive Medication resulting in Death
  • Post-surgical Death of Jehovah's Witness from bleeding/no blood substitutes
  • Hand Deformity/Impairment due to ortho mistreatment/negligent credentialing
  • Coumadin mis-management by physician resulting in Fall/Death
  • Post-surgical Injuries due to Fall Risk failures in Hospital Setting
  • Failure to Prevent/Care for Pressure Wounds in Hospital ICU
  • Mismanagement of Cataract Surgery resulting in Blindness
  • Birth/Delivery resulting in Brachial Plexus Injury to infant (2 cases)

NURSING HOME/ASSISTED LIVING NEGLECT AND ABUSE

  • Pressure sores resulting in Sepsis/Death in the Nursing Home
  • Falls resulting in Broken Bones/Impairment in the Nursing Home
  • Falls resulting in Death from Bone Breaks in the Nursing Home
  • Falls resulting in Death from Brain Hematomas in the Nursing Home
  • Resident Wandering from the Nursing Home resulting in Death
  • Assisted Living Resident – Death from Pressure Sores
  • Assisted Living Resident – Death from Stairwell Fall
  • Nursing Home Death due to Coumadin Overdose
  • Nursing Home Death due to Vest Restraint Strangulation
  • Nursing Home Death due to Choking on Food
  • Nursing Home Double Amputation due to Dehydration
  • Nursing Home Death due to Dehydration, Malnutrition
  • Nursing Home Death due to either assault/fall (never determined)
  • Nursing Home single Amputation due to PVD mismanagement
  • Nursing Home Resident Burned from unknown source
  • Nursing Home Resident Breaks Neck while staff transports in a Van

MISCELLANEOUS CIVIL LITIGATION

  • Sexual Harassment of Employee
  • Sexual Assault of Employee
  • Breach of Contract/Fraud in Restaurant Development
  • Insurance Breach of Good Faith/Breach of Contract (multiple cases)
  • Tortious Interference of Contractual Relations for Oil Rights
  • Fraud / Breach of Contract for Animal Reproductive Services
  • Legal Malpractice / Neglect in Real Estate Title Opinion

The Firm served as lead counsel in successful defense by dismissal or verdict in the following cases:

  • Breach of Contract for Insurance Investigation/Adjusting Services
  • Negligent Supervision / Sexual Assault at a church
  • Negligent Entrustment resulting in ATV accident
  • Tortious Interference / Breach of Fiduciary Duties in Home Health Contract
  • Copyright and Trade-Name Infringement by carport manufacturer
  • Fraud / Breach of Fiduciary Duties with regard to legal settlement
  • Malpractice by Psychologist
  • Homeowner Negligence resulting in injuries
  • Negligent Supervision & Hiring by sports bar resulting in assault

Contact Us

Call Us 903-868-9873

Law Office of David M. Kennedy, P.C.

320 N. Travis St., Suite 207
Sherman, TX 75090

Fax: 903-868-0548

Email: Click Here

Map and Directions