Adam Moore Helps Secure $36.5m Defense Verdict (Largest Defense Verdict in Missouri in 2012)

Adam Moore, along with Stan Sexton of Shook, Hardy & Bacon, successfully represented Kansas City Power & Light in a two-week trial involving an employee’s claim that he developed mesothelioma as a result of his on-the-job exposure to asbestos.

The plaintiffs sought more than $36.5 million, including $6.5 million in compensatory damages and $30 million in punitive damages. After two weeks of trial, the Cass County, Missouri jury returned a full defense verdict in favor of Adam’s client on May 11, 2012.  This verdict was recognized as the Largest Defense Verdict in Missouri in 2012 by Missouri Lawyers Weekly.

Adam’s practice primarily focuses on business/commercial litigation and personal injury law regarding a wide variety of legal issues.  The Moore Law Firm LLC is located in Kansas City and can be reached by phone at 816-668-6911 or by email at