Our Results

Felony Assault

Dismissed

By not giving in and not pushing the client to plead, the firm won a dismissal on a serious felony for a deserving client who made a mistake that shouldn’t ruin his future.

Cass County, 2020

False Sex Allegations

NOT CHARGED

A local teenager faced accusations from a former girlfriend that their sexual encounter was not consensual. After hard work to prove his innocence the law firm was able to make sure the case never got filed.

Cass County, 2020

DWI

dismissed

Elderly client with his first DWI and a CDL to save.  Questionable stop and weak probable cause to arrest.  Fought for and won a dismissal!

Bates County, 2020

Drug Trafficking

Dismissed

Client was facing over a decade in prison.  We believed the client’s 4th amendment rights were violated so we set the case for a suppression hearing and were ready to fight.  At the last minute, the state agreed there was a problem with the case and dismissed.

Cass County, 2020

DWI

dismissed

With an effective cross of the cop we were able to keep out the breath test and show no probable cause to even arrest our client.  Judge dismisses case at preliminary hearing.

Cass County, 2020

Harassment Charge

Big Win

After an aggressive cross of a con artist trying to play victim, case dismissed before even putting on the defense

Jackson County, 2020

DWI

DISMISSED

Judge grants motion to suppress a blood alcohol result because the officer failed to follow the regulations for testing and did not have probable cause to arrest the client because he failed to follow his training in doing field sobriety tests.

Cass County, 2020

Resisting Arrest

dismissed

Case set for preliminary hearing and the state couldn’t make the case.  Client walks away an innocent man.  

Cass County, 2020

DWI

dismissed

Won a motion to suppress all evidence.  Case dismissed.

Cass County, 2020

DWI

DISMISSED

Young man was charged with a DWI that could hurt his immigration status. After our team did a thorough investigation and a deposition of the arresting officer, the prosecutor dismissed.

Greene County, 2020

Discrimination at Work

Biggest WIN

After a jury trial, Kim earned the biggest verdict in Cass County history for an employee suing their employer for discrimination at work.

Cass County, 2019

False Sex Allegations

NOT CHARGED

Juvenile accused of sexual assault by a young girl. We showed the police why we knew she was lying. The officer took the evidence to the young girl and she confessed it was all a lie. Charges not filed.

Cass County, 2019

Murder, 2nd Degree

FAVORABLE PLEA

Our client was charged with murder in the 2nd degree. Facing multiple years of prison time in Missouri, our team went to work. The teen-aged client charged as an adult, pleaded guilty to a non-violent felony, and is participating in a Division of Youth Services program. 

Jackson County, 2019

License Suspension

SET ASIDE

A Cass County Judge agreed with our team by setting aside the decision to suspend his license based on a DUI arrest. The arresting officer had not provided the correct warnings and information to the driver as required by law, and therefore, the suspension was inappropriate.

Cass County, 2019

DWI

DISMISSED

A Chicago professional who received a DWI in Clay County, received the immediate benefit of a dismissal when the MDCDC team pressed the issues to trial and worked to bring the State Trooper in to answer tough questions on the record in deposition.

Clay County, 2019

DWI

DISMISSED

The client was arrested for DWI and our investigation revealed the officer did not have probable cause to arrest him for DWI. The judge granted our motion to suppress evidence and the prosecutor dismissed the DWI.

Jackson County, 2019

Murder, 2nd Degree

 DISMISSED

Our client faced life in prison for 2nd degree murder. After two years of investigation and preparation, the State was forced to dismiss the matter because they could not prove their case with existing witnesses.

Jackson County, 2019

DUI

DISMISSED

A Cass County teen faced a DUI for drug intoxication, and case dismissed after litigating issues. Client now faces no negative consequences for the State’s over-reaching pseudo science about marijuana intoxication.

Cass County, 2019

Assault, 1st Degree

SHORT SENTENCE

A Kansas City teen was found guilty by a jury of three serious felony charges, but after a full hearing on his history and various mitigation issues jurors sentenced him to an amount well below the State’s last best offer.

Platte County, 2019

Felony DUI

LESSER CHARGE

MDCDC team negotiated the matter down to a misdemeanor DUI, thus avoiding a 10-year denial of her right to drive and preserving her ability to work and live with a misdemeanor probation.

Bates County, 2019

Trafficking

FAVORABLE PLEA

A resident of Johnson County who was found to have several marijuana plants growing on her land received probation despite this being her third conviction for growing marijuana in Missouri.

Johnson County, 2019

License Suspension

WON CASE

A Kansas Driver will not face any administrative action against his license after we found a problem with the officer’s permit to operate the breathalyzer.

Camden County, 2019

DUI

FAVORABLE PLEA

A Utah man had to pay costs and show proof of a class to get a court supervised probation and remain in Utah, avoiding the costs and time associated with traveling back to Missouri.

Jasper County, 2019

Rape and Sodomy

CHARGES DROPPED

Client accused of rape and sodomy against former girlfriend. Through investigation we discovered the charges were false and the prosecutor agreed to dismiss.

Cass County, 2019

Felony Drug Possession

CASE DISMISSED

Prior Military member accused of drug possession. Through investigation and 4th amendment challenges to the search, the prosecutor saw that the client was not the one in possession of the drugs. Case dismissed.

Cass County, 2019

DWI & Probation Violation

DWI DISMISSED

Client accused of DUI and tampering with an ignition interlock device (IID). Our investigation informed the prosecutor that the IID was producing false results. DWI dismissed and discharged from probation.

Jackson County, 2019

Felony Stealing/Possession

FAVORABLE PLEA

A teen was charged with two separate felony cases involving theft and drugs. We convinced the prosecutor to reduce both felonies and the teen’s future will go on without a felony conviction for either case.

Cass County, 2019

Felony Drug Possession

FAVORABLE PLEA

A man coming home from Colorado was charged with a felony for having a capsule with THC residue inside. After lots of work, our client plead down to littering and avoided a felony drug conviction.

Clay County, 2019

Order of Protection

CHARGES DROPPED

Our client faced an order of protection in Bates County. After our investigation obtained admissions from the alleged victim that these charges were bogus, the prosecutor agreed to dismiss all charges.

Bates County, 2019

Felony Investigation

FELONY AVOIDED

Client hires us before charges are filed because the police want to “interview” him. We know this is really an interrogation to obtain evidence against a client. We helped the client avoid all charges.

Jackson County, 2019

Order of Protection

TRIAL WIN

An elderly man faced ongoing bullying from a neighbor leading to a protective order being filed by the neighbor after our client stood up for himself on his own property. We helped the client tell his story and a judge denied the order of protection after a trial.

Cass County, 2019

Careless Driving w/ Death

NO CONVICTION

Our client faced a one year jail sentence after the prosecutor refused to negotiate a resolution following a careless and imprudent charge. We presented to the judge all mitigation evidence that showed the client’s remorse and attempts to help the victim. Probation granted.

Cass County, 2018

Drug Distribution

CASE DISMISSED

Our client, a college student faced felony drug distribution charges in Johnson County. Facing serious prison time, it was an uphill battle towards a favorable outcome. After successful negotiations with the prosecutor, all charges were dismissed.

Johnson County, 2018

Felony DUI

CASE THROWN OUT

We demonstrated to the court at a probable cause (preliminary) hearing that there was no probable cause that the client was operating the vehicle in an intoxicated state and successfully challenged the State’s lab report findings. The Judge tossed the case on the spot.

Cass County, 2018

Stealing

CASE DROPPED

Our client, a college student faced a stealing charge and the long-term consequence of criminal record. After successful negotiations with the Prosecutor, the case was dismissed in exchange for completion of community service hours.

Jackson County, 2018

Sexual Abuse Allegations

CASE DISMISSED

The Department of Children’s Services attempted to threaten client with removal of children and force an order of protection. We investigated and were able to have the order of protection dismissed, allowing the family to reunite.

Jasper County, 2018

“Shaken Baby” Case

CLIENT ACQUITTED

Client accused of shaking his baby and was facing life in prison for causing her brain damage. We hired experts and won an acquittal at a jury trial because we proved that the doctors at Children’s Mercy Hospital were wrong. One of the doctors at CMH even admitted he was wrong after hearing our expert medical evidence.

Cass County, 2013

Felony DWI 3rd Offense

NOT GUILTY

Facing a third DWI conviction and serious consequences, our team went to work. Our client was found not guilty by a jury when our investigation revealed to them that our client was not driving the car and that the officer’s dash cam video “mysteriously” had missing parts.

Cass County, 2014

Child Abuse

CLIENT ACQUITTED

Our client, a daycare worker in Cass County was charged with child abuse and alleged to have laid on top of a small child at the day care center where she worked. The jury acquitted her of the charges after our investigation revealed that the child was not actually abused at the day care center.

Cass County, 2015

Child Endangerment

REDUCED CHARGES

Client was offered felony probation and no conviction on a case where the child was not injured. Client took case to trial because the prosecutor had over-charged her. The jury agreed and reduced the felony for the mistake of a young mother that did not need to ruin her life. She received no conviction on her record.

Cass County, 2011

Refusing Breath Test

DISMISSED

Client was facing a 1 year revocation of his license for refusing to take a breath test. The lawyer watched every video of the arrest more than once, and discovered that the officer made a fatal error in his arrest of our client. Client won his hearing and did not lose his license for even one day.

Cass County, 2016

DWI

CASE DISMISSED

Client charged with DWI and was only facing probation with no conviction as it was his first offense, but we didn’t let him plead. We discovered the mistakes made during his arrest and with his breath test, causing the prosecutor to dismiss all charges and to win his driver’s license case against DOR.

Cass County, 2017

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