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JVM Works Beyond the Courtroom to Improve Our Community by Giving Volunteer Hours & Cash Donations

Johnson, Vorhees and Martucci aggressively fights for justice in courtrooms across the 4 states.  But the struggle to make our communities better does not just happen when injuries occur.  JVM believes that we must also work tirelessly to improve our community and prevent harms from happening when we can.  We are committed to making changes for the better.  We do this by lending a helping hand and devoting our time

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The Pursuit of Justice During the COVID Pandemic

Here we are in late summer of 2021. Most of us hoped and prayed that the virus would be behind us by now. Here in the midwest, we didn\’t initially see the huge number of cases that other parts of the country did -– now here we are. However, back in 2020 and into early 2021, when people were staying indoors and businesses were on lockdown, fewer people were driving

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When Unsafe Choices Lead to Wrongful Death

A very nice lady, whose husband of 50 years had died from medical neglect, recently told me that she could never sue someone for wrongful death – that only God decided when our day of passing would be. However, she wanted the health care providers held accountable for what happened to her husband.  To her, a malpractice claim for poor care was appropriate; but a wrongful death lawsuit – that

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I Was Hurt in a Car Accident, Do I Need an Attorney?

At Johnson, Vorhees & Martucci, we are committed to helping clients in Joplin with their accident and injury claims. If you have been involved in a car accident and suffered an injury, you might be entitled to financial compensation. Visit our law office today to speak with our experienced attorneys and find out how we can help secure the maximum amount of compensation you deserve. Even if you think you

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2018 \”Show Me the Constitution\” Competition

Scott Vorhees Helps High School Students Prepare for Dec. 2018 “Show Me the Constitution” Contest At Johnson, Vorhees & Martucci, we are doing our part to help form the generation of great legal minds. Attorney Scott J. Vorhees is currently helping students on the Joplin High School Constitution Team prepare for the annual Show Me the Constitution competition, set to take place in Columbia on December 3, 2018. “Gaining a

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Most Dangerous Interstates in the United States

With the many distractions at our disposal, vehicle accidents are common occurrences on highways. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Fatality Analysis Report System that covered data from 2010 to 2015, an average American spends around 293 hours driving around 10,900 miles every year. With that amount of time on the roads, the potential for accidents is substantial. There are more than 70 interstates across the United States,

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Is a Personal Injury Settlement Taxed?

Being involved in an accident is arguably one of the most stressful experiences a person and their family can go through, especially when the injuries are caused by another\’s negligence. If you are considering filing a lawsuit or have recently won a settlement, you may have concerns about the tax implications. When you are trying to recover compensation to cover your medical bills and expenses, the last thing you should

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Building a Medical Record for Your Injury Case

During the personal injury claims process, the total end value of a claim will depend largely on a victim\’s injuries and the specific damages that were suffered as a result. However, in order to maximize the value of a settlement, claimants must be able to provide evidence which details the exact nature of their injuries. Building and maintaining an accurate medical record can be among the best things a victim

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Roger Johnson Admitted to American College of Trial Lawyers

Roger Johnson has become a Fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers, one of the nation’s most prestigious organizations for lawyers. The induction ceremony took place before an audience of approximately 585 people during the recent 2015 Spring Annual Meeting of the College in Key Biscayne, Florida. Founded in 1950, the College is an invitation-only organization that invites only the most experienced and recognized attorneys in the United States

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