Hampton v. Cantina Del Mar and Alvin E. Massey
Harris County, Texas
Dram Shop, Negligence. 1 fatality, 49 y.o. woman.
- 2nd chair trial lawyer, Lead Counsel in litigation for plaintiff family of decedent Carolyn Schusler Hampton.
- $600,000 settlement of Dram Shop action against alcohol provider in March 2006 after 6 months of litigation.
- Developed case strategy against alcohol provider and drunk driver, prepared significant majority of evidence from depositions, responsible for pre-trial matters.
- Direct examination at trial of expert witnesses on economic loss and psychological and emotional injuries of surviving son.
- Cross-examination of forensic pathology experts on conscious pain and suffering.