On February 28, Randall Rhodes, Jeffrey Rowe and Rachel Boden obtained a $100 million judgment for a Kansas City man who was abused throughout his childhood by his Boy Scout leader. The nine-figure verdict received significant coverage from the news media.
News coverage included several media outlets (articles linked):
- The Kansas City Star, which quoted Rhodes: “No verdict can ever restore what was taken from our client. Nevertheless, we are pleased with the court’s verdict.”
- KCUR, an affiliate of National Public Radio
- S. News and World Report
- Fox 4 News
- Missouri Lawyers Weekly (subscription required)
The case was managed by the firm’s Catastrophic Loss group.