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Representative Cases

Personal Injury and Wrongful Death Case Results
Personal Injury Cases Verdicts and Settlements
$2.90 Million
Personal Injury - Worker Injured After Falling from Uncleated Scaffolding on Construction Site
$590,000
Personal Injury - Pipe Fitter Slips Off Ladder and Falls to Concrete Floor
Products Liability Cases Verdicts and Settlements
$11.62 Million
Products Liability - Asphalt Melter-Applicator Machine
$9.99 Million
Products Liability
Construction Site Accident Cases Verdicts and Settlements
$1.1 Million
Construction Site Accident - Worker Paralyzed After Fall from Plank Secured by Ladders
$675,000
Construction Site Accident - Ironworker Loses Fingers During Crane Operation
Medical Malpractice Cases Verdicts and Settlements
$1 Million
Medical Malpractice - Undiagnosed Pain in Sinuses Turns Out to be Cancer
$600,000
Medical Malpractice - Failure to Diagnose Breast Cancer
$400,000
Medical Malpractice - Failure to Prescribe Coumadin After Surgery
$375,000
Medical Malpractice - Delay in Diagnosis of Vascular Compromise
$375,000
Medical Malpractice - Failure to Diagnose Rectal Cancer
$300,000
Medical Malpractice - Failure to Diagnose Breast Cancer
$250,000
Medical Malpractice - Man Suffers Myocardial Infarction After Surgery
$150,000
Medical Malpractice - Failure to Diagnose Diverticulitis
$150,000
Medical Malpractice - Delay in Diagnosis of Benign Prostate Cancer
$100,000
Medical Malpractice - Second Surgery Required after Removal of Wrong Portion of Rib
Wrongful Death Cases Verdicts and Settlements
$350,000
Wrongful Death - Patient Dies After Cardiac Condition Untreated
$325,000
Wrongful Death - Failure to Diagnose Hemorrhage in 73-Year-Old Woman
$150,000
Wrongful Death - Doctors Misdiagnose Melanoma as a Benign Wart
Car Accident Cases Verdicts and Settlements
$150,000
Car Accident - Couple Rear Ended


Other Case Results
Consumer Protection / Insurance Bad Faith Cases Verdicts and Settlements
$5 Million
Improper Claims Handling - Plaintiffs alleged that defendant insurance company acted improperly when administering claims in a separate lawsuit, the details of which are confidential.

The case settled prior to trial.
$4.20 Million
Consumer Protection - Insurance Company’s Meritless Appeal Violates Consumer Protection Statute
$4.1 Million
Insurance Bad Faith Appeal - Scaffold Platform Assembled Negligently by the Construction Company
Employee Rights Cases Verdicts and Settlements
$2.12 Million
Employee Rights - Failure to Pay Wages - Trebled Under the Wage Act, Interest, Costs and Fees
Legal Malpractice Cases Verdicts and Settlements
$787,500
Legal Malpractice - Plaintiffs Alleged That Attorney Was Negligent in His Representation of Them. The Case Settled Just Prior to Trial
Criminal Defense Cases Verdicts and Settlements
January 16, 2019
Jury Verdict, Not Guilty - Innocent Man Charged with Five Counts of Indecent Assault and Battery on a Child. Acquitted on all Counts
December 12, 2018
Motion to Dismiss, Allowed - Client Charged with Illegal Firearm Possession. Filed Pretrial Motion to Dismiss. Following Hearing, all Counts Dismissed
October 22, 2018
Probation Violation, Client Released and Re-Probated - Probation Sought Incarceration Due to Alleged Probation Violation. Following Hearing, Client Released and Re-Probated
February 20, 2018
Clerk Magistrate’s Hearing, Charges Dismissed - College Student with No Prior Record Summonsed to a Clerk Magistrate’s Hearing. Following Hearing, all Charges Dismissed, No Complaint Issued, Client’s Clean Record Preserved
November 16, 2017
Jury Verdict, Not Guilty - Lead Charge of Illegal Firearm Possession. Client Facing 15 Year Minimum Mandatory State Prison Sentence. Acquitted
Client Reviews
★★★★★
We wanted to thank you again so much for all you did for us and your support throughout this ordeal. You did a great job for us and we truly appreciate it. We wish you well always. Dot and Alex
★★★★★
We are extremely happy that we chose Kathy Jo Cook as our attorney. She brings experience, knowledge and compassion into the complicated legal process. Day or night, Attorney Cook always had time to talk to us and answer any questions we had throughout. We highly recommend her. Christopher & Mary Casella
★★★★★
KJC Law firm handled my case and I was very pleased with the results. The Team there always returned my calls or emails quickly. They are very direct and upfront on how they feel the case will go and the best ways of handling it. I would definitely call them again should I need their assistance and will recommend them to others highly. J G.
★★★★★
Law firm represented myself and another individual in a work related age discrimination case and was successful in obtaining a settlement in our favor. Couldn't be happier with the results and the representation. Mike K.
★★★★★
I have worked with Kathy Jo Cook for over a decade. She has represented me in both personal and professional matters and has given 150% every time. Kathy Jo is hardworking and always has my best interests in mind. She is professional and reliable and has been accessible as needed, even after business hours. Kathy has expertise in many areas of law and is incredibly fair and ethical in her client work. We secured favorable outcomes every time that have enabled me to enjoy more happiness, health and success in my life. Mindy