Jury Verdicts
    Name of Case:
      Webner v. Titan Distribution, Inc. (Employment law, ADA and state law retaliation; disability discrimination; retaliation for pursuing a workers' compensation claim)

    Presiding Judge:
      Judge Mark W. Bennett

    Judges Comments:
      This was a four day trial. The jury awarded the plaintiff's full request for back pay and emotional distress damages. There was expert testimony on plaintiff's damages. The front pay issue has been submitted to the court. However the entitlement to, and the amount of, any front pay has not yet been decided by the court.
    Jury Verdict: Webner_verdict.pdf

    Plaintiff Attorney:
      J. Vance Jorgensen
      P.O. Box 1664
      Mason City, IA 50401
      (515) 424-1999

      Mark D. Sherinian
      Sherinian Law Office
      320 Edgewater Building
      4200 University Avenue
      West Des Moines, IA 50266
      (515) 22402079

    Defense Attorney:
      Gene La Suer
      Sharon Malheiro
      Davis, Brown, Koehn, Shors & Roberts
      2500 Financial Center
      666 Walnut Street
      Des Moines, IA 50309-3993
      (515) 288-2500