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SAKG PLEASED TO ANNOUNCE ITS NEWEST ATTORNEYS

SAKG is pleased to announce the newest members of our team, Associate Kathleen Meara and Of Counsel Anne Lindner Saghir. Kathleen joined our firm as an associate in January 2024. Kathleen spent the first seven years of her legal career defending doctors, hospitals, and practice groups against medical malpractice claims venued in New York City’s […]

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SAKG Team Achieves Summary Judgment for Local Hospital

A Kansas district court judge recently granted summary judgment to a hospital defendant in a wrongful death case based on alleged medical negligence. Attorneys Todd Scharnhorst, Steve Brown, and paralegal Karil Watkins were all involved in representing the hospital. In its summary judgment motion, the hospital alleged plaintiffs’ case failed as a matter of law […]

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SAKG PLEASED TO ANNOUNCE ITS NEWEST PARTNER

Steve is an experienced first-chair trial lawyer who joined the firm in 2014, after twenty years in civil litigation. He focuses his practice in the areas of medical malpractice litigation, professional liability litigation, long-term care litigation, and commercial litigation. We are excited to have Steve join as a SAKG Partner in 2024.  

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SAKG PLEASED TO ANNOUNCE ITS NEWEST SHAREHOLDER

Sean has extensive trial and litigation experience through his 20 years of civil defense practice. He regularly represents national transportation companies in cases involving personal injury, Federal Employers’ Liability Act (FELA), grade crossing accidents, property damage, cumulative trauma exposure and other accident investigation and defense. SAKG is thrilled to have Sean as a Shareholder in […]

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SAKG Participates as a Sponsor for Literacy KC Classic 2023

SAKG participated in the 3rd Annual Literacy KC Classic , a mini-golf tournament and fundraiser hosted by Literacy KC. Literacy KC’s mission is to advance literacy within the Kansas City metropolitan area through direct services, advocacy, and collaboration. They offer a welcoming community for adults and families to improve literacy skills and enhance quality of […]

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Six SAKG Lawyers Recognized as 2024 Best Lawyers Award Recipients

Scharnhorst Ast Kennard Griffin, PC (“SAKG”) is pleased to announce that six SAKG lawyers are recognized in the 2024 edition of The Best Lawyers in America®: Scott Ast — Commercial Litigation Bret Clark — Ones to Watch® – Medical Malpractice Law Brent Coverdale — Employment Law & Management Jim Griffin — Bet-the-Company Litigation, Commercial Litigation, […]

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SAKG Partners with BSA Troop 86 and Fleece4Friends

Last month, SAKG partnered with BSA Troop 86 and Fleece4Friends in making no-sew fleece blankets for homeless teens in Olathe, KS.

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SAKG Participates in Summer Bowl for Kids’ Sake

SAKG participated in Summer Bowl for Kids’ Sake 2023, a fundraiser hosted by Big Brothers Big Sisters Kansas City. As the nation’s largest donor- and volunteer-supported mentoring network, Big Brothers Big Sisters makes meaningful, monitored matches between adult volunteers and children, ages 5 through young adulthood in communities across the country. Our two teams, Bowl-able […]

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SAKG Team Achieves $11 Million Wrongful Death Verdict

SAKG won more than $11 million for a mother whose 32-year-old son died in a rental house fire. The house had inadequate smoke alarms and had not been professionally inspected before being purchased five months prior to the fire. SAKG’s expert witnesses showed the cause was electrical failure and that it began in ceiling space […]

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