Downey v. McKee, 218 S.W.3d 492 (Mo.Ct.App. 1997)

Richard Watts Morefield

Case Conclusion Date:May 1, 2007

Practice Area:Business

Outcome:Verdict for plaintiff of $920,000.00.

Description:Plaintiff sued defendant Jeff McKee for breach of an oral partnership agreement to build a golf course and sued defendant Michelle McKee for tortious interference with partnership expectancy. The jury rendered a verdict of $550,000 against defendant Jeff McKee for breach of partnership agreement and rendered a verdict of $120,000 in actual damages and $250,000 in punitive damages against Michelle McKee for intentional interference with partnership expectancy.