Case Conclusion Date:June 10, 2008
Practice Area:Wrongful Death
Outcome:Six-Figure settlement after mediation
Description:Alexander Mitchell was shot and killed by a security guard, who was not licensed because he was a convicted felon, and who was employed by a security agency while working at a Milwaukee Walgreen Co. store. Claims were brought alleging negligence, intentional acts, negligent hiring and supervision, respondeat superior, malicious conduct and ntentional disregard of the decedent's rights. Claims were made for general and punitive damages.