We are trial lawyers at Scharnhorst Ast Kennard Griffin PC. Trial work is what we do, and we do it well.

Our attorneys have successfully tried and arbitrated significant matters throughout the United States, including numerous multi-million dollar disputes. Skill, energy, passion for excellence, thorough preparation and unwavering commitment to our clients have produced exceptional results.

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Andrew Birkinsha Joins SAKG’s Growing Transportation and Commercial Litigation Practices

SAKG is pleased to announce that Andrew Birkinsha has joined the firm as an associate attorney. Andrew will focus his practice in transportation and commercial litigation. Andrew is a 2020 graduate from Brigham Young University (BYU). While at BYU, Andrew served on the leadership board of the Student Bar Association, the Trial Advocacy Team, the […]

SAKG Obtains Summary Judgment in Employment Case in the Western District of Texas

An SAKG team of Brent Coverdale and Cameron Grant obtained summary judgment dismissing racial, sexual and disability discrimination claims against a national Kansas City employer. The District Court of the Western District of Texas found the plaintiff’s sexual harassment claims were untimely, that she failed to identify similarly-situated individuals in support of her disparate pay […]

SAKG Attains Favorable Judgment in Eighth Circuit Appeal

On May 1, the United States Court of Appeals affirmed a favorable judgment for SAKG client BNSF Railway Company. The three-judge panel rejected the plaintiff’s arguments that the trial court erred when it instructed the jury in a Federal Employers’ Liability Act (“FELA”) case premised on an alleged violation of the Safety Appliances Act. The […]

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