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HKM Professional Association is pleased to announce that Lehoan ("Hahn") Pham and Kyle Koebele have joined the firm as associates. 

HKM trial attorneys Dan Haws, John Paul (J.P.) Gatto and Ryan Malone, along with many other valuable members of their trial team, recently secured a defense verdict in a wrongful death aviation products liability suit following a three week jury trial in Minneapolis, Minnesota (Hennepin County). 

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HKM trial attorney Casey Suszynski recently obtained a favorable Wisconsin Court of Appeals decision on behalf of the firm's client, a major insurer. The circuit court initially granted HKM's motion for summary judgment in the case, finding HKM's client did not have a duty to defend or indemnify an insured under a commercial general liability policy, and the Wisconsin Court of Appeals affirmed the summary judgment decision.

HKM trial attorney and shareholder William L. Moran recently secured summary judgment for HKM’s client, a Defendant/Third Party Plaintiff, in a product liability case in the United States District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania.

HKM trial attorney and shareholder William L. Moran recently secured a favorable decision on behalf of his client, a large nationwide insurance company (Respondent), at the Minnesota Supreme Court. In a case of first impression, the question presented on appeal was whether under the plain language of Minn. Stat. § 604.18, subd. 3 (2016), “proceeds awarded” to an insured are capped by an insurance policy’s limit.
HKM is pleased to announce that trial attorney and shareholder William L. Moran has recently been named as a Lawyer of Distinction for 2017. The Lawyers of Distinction is recognized as the fastest growing community of distinguished lawyers in the United States and uses its own independent criteria, including both objective and subjective factors, in determining if an attorney can be recognized as being within the top 10% of attorneys in the United States in his/her respective field. Members are accepted based upon objective evaluation of an attorney’s qualifications, license, reputation, experience and disciplinary history.
Dan Haws, a seasoned HKM trial and appellate attorney with more than 25 years of experience, has been selected among America’s Top 100 Attorneys®.  Lifetime Achievement selection to America’s Top 100 Attorneys® is by invitation only and is reserved to identify the nation’s most exceptional attorneys whose accomplishments and impact on the legal profession merit a Lifetime Achievement award.   Selection is not achieved based on a single accomplishment or a single great year of success, but rather on a lifetime of hard work, ethical standards, and community enriching accomplishments that are inspiring among the legal profession.

HKM Professional Association civil litigation attorney William L. Moran will speak at the National Business Institute’s full day CLE entitled, “Traumatic Brain Injury Cases:  Neurosurgeon and Attorney Perspectives.” The CLE will be held at the Holiday Inn Bloomington Airport South on Wednesday, June 28, 2017.

HKM Professional Association civil litigation attorney William L. Moran will speak at CSP’s Leadership & Crisis Management Forum where retailers and liability experts will come together to understand how to better prepare, respond and recover when challenges arise.  Bill will address risk management issues facing convenience stores and retailers. The conference will be held May 23-25, 2017 at the Hotel Granduca in Austin, Texas.