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Brian Wyld Freeman
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Brian Freeman’s Legal Cases

11 total


  • Bankruptcy adversary

    Practice Area:
    Bankruptcy & Debt
    Outcome:
    Reached mutually accepted settlement
    Description:
    Settled a case in a Chapter 7 bankruptcy adversary proceeding.
  • Homeowner vs. Insurance Company

    Practice Area:
    Insurance
    Outcome:
    Negotiated a $7,150 settlement with insurance.
    Description:
    Homeowner was denied his HOI claim for damage to his property. I wrote a demand letter to insurance company stating the facts and the law and company agreed to settle for more than the original claim.
  • Bankruptcy Adversary - Fraud Defense

    Practice Area:
    Bankruptcy & Debt
    Date:
    Mar 09, 2009
    Outcome:
    Judgment on all claims for defendants.
    Description:
    Defended clients accused of civil fraud, conversion, and five other causes of action. After conclusion of a two-day trial, my clients were found not liable on any counts.
  • Independent contractor not paid for labor

    Practice Area:
    Contracts & Agreements
    Date:
    Apr 24, 2009
    Outcome:
    Settlement.
    Description:
    My client, good guy, was ripped off by bad guy. Bad guy settled and paid for the original contract plus attorney fees & costs.
  • Bankruptcy Adversary - Defense

    Practice Area:
    Bankruptcy & Debt
    Date:
    Jul 31, 2009
    Outcome:
    Won on a motion to dismiss under 12(b)(6)
    Description:
    Plaintiff brought a malicious claims against my client, the defendant/debtor. I filed a motion to dismiss under 12(b)(6), arguing judicial estoppel, and won on the motion. The case was dismissed against my client, with prejudice.
  • Reckless driver hits dog

    Practice Area:
    Animal Law
    Date:
    Nov 17, 2009
    Outcome:
    Settlement reached
    Description:
    Client was walking dog when reckless driver ran stop sign and ran over dog. Apprx $6,000 in vet bills to save the dog's life. Insurance initially refused to reimburse dog owner. Lawsuit was filed and settlement reached shortly thereafter.
  • Insurance bad faith

    Practice Area:
    Insurance
    Outcome:
    Settlement reached
    Description:
    Client stored property in a local storage unit. Client paid extra for $5,000 worth of property damage insurance. Storage facility made changes to structure which allowed rainwater into unit, damaging property. Insurance refused to reimburse client for damage. Demand letter sent by our office and complaint was prepared for filing, but then a settlement was reached.
  • Unpaid wages

    Practice Area:
    Employment & Labor
    Date:
    Feb 03, 2010
    Outcome:
    Judgment against corporation and its owners.
    Description:
    Unpaid wages case where employee agreed to defer compensation but then was never paid.
  • Credit card defense

    Practice Area:
    Bankruptcy & Debt
    Outcome:
    Settled.
    Description:
    Client was sued for over $11,000 on a debt that had an original balance of $4,000. Client had made payments towards the original balance but then defaulted. Original creditor sold the debt to a new creditor. New creditor sued my client and violated the FDCPA. Case settled with my client paying much less than the original balance.
  • Trip and fall

    Practice Area:
    Personal Injury
    Outcome:
    Settled
    Description:
    Client tripped over a large log in the parking lot of a restaurant. Log was placed in the dark, in a pedestrian path. Client damaged her teeth and mouth. Case settled before trial.