Ryan Luna and Samantha Gunnoe Win Defense Verdict at Jury Trial

Helmsing Leach attorneys Ryan Luna and Samantha Gunnoe successfully represented defendant State Farm Fire and Casualty Company in a breach of contract case tried to a jury in the United States District Court for the Southern District of Alabama. The plaintiff’s claim was based on a first-party insurance claim for property damage caused by Hurricane Sally. The jury returned their verdict in our client’s favor in under six minutes of deliberation.


Casey Pipes to speak at National Eminent Domain Seminar in New Orleans

Helmsing Leach partner Casey Pipes will be on the faculty of the ALI-CLE Eminent Domain and Land Valuation Litigation seminar taking place February 1-3, 2024 in New Orleans. Casey will be presenting along with Patria McGarr, an appraiser with CohnReznick, and Philip Sanchez, a lawyer from New York, on a program titled, Art or Science? Demystifying Appraisal Practice for Juries, Judges, and Clients. For more information about this seminar, please visit https://www.ali-cle.org/course/Eminent-Domain-and-Land-Valuation-Litigation-2024-CF004.