5 Things To Look For When Selecting A Personal Injury Attorney & How Brian Cummings Checks Each Box

It’s a scenario few of us expect to face - you or a loved one just suffered a serious injury at the hands of a person you trust: your doctor.

Environmental activist's conviction overturned; He claims it was a 'necessity' to shut down oil pipeline

Filings | Apr 12, 2019

SEATTLE (Legal Newsline) – The state of Washington Court of Appeals this week overturned the conviction of activist Ken Ward, citing the denial of his Sixth Amendment right to present the “necessity defense” to a jury of his peers.

Appellate court reverses ruling in contract dispute over collapse of Canal Street building's wall

Filings | Apr 4, 2019

NEW ORLEANS – The Louisiana 4th Circuit Court of Appeals has granted the owner of a downtown New Orleans property an appeal, reversing and remanding a lower court's decision regarding a contract dispute between it and a construction company after a wall collapsed on the project.

Missouri appeals court sets aside default judgment in Legends Hospitality wage dispute

Filings | Mar 21, 2019

ST. LOUIS – The Missouri Court of Appeals recently granted Legends Hospitality an appeal to set aside a default judgment in a labor dispute case against a former employee.

Brian Cummings helps patients, families find justice in malpractice cases

A resident physician’s undetected error may have cost a patient her life during treatment at Vanderbilt University Medical Center – just the type of case Nashville attorney Brian Cummings seeks to address.