We were able to litigate a very serious premises liability injury case against our Landlord client where the plaintiff fell from a height and lost his leg. Our client was dismissed on summary judgment because the Landlord was not legally responsible for the injury of the Plaintiff.
About Jason A. Lee, Esq.
Mr. Jason A. Lee is a member of the law firm of Brewer, Krause, Brooks, Chastain & Burrow, PLLC. He practices in civil litigation defense in all areas of general liability law as well as in probate, wills and estate planning matters. He has received the highest rating (AV) from Martindale-Hubbell for legal ability and ethics. He is the author of two legal blogs including www.tennesseedefenselitigation.com and www.tennesseewillsandestates.com
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Our client was a landlord who owned a strip mall in Memphis, Tennessee. They were sued due to a fight that occurred on one of their Tenant’s property. This was was significantly litigated and defended by our firm. The plaintiff voluntarily dismissed our client with no money paid, ending the lengthy litigation against our client.
We recently had a significant arbitration award for our client in an Equal Pay Act and Title VII Sex Discrimination case with a large national car retailer company after 18 months of litigation. The details are confidential but it was a very successful result for our client. Our client provided the following review: “From my first […]
Our client received a substantial confidential settlement against a large national company that has a presence in middle Tennessee. This was for age discrimination in violation of Title VII and the Tennessee Human Rights Act. The employer improperly took action against our client due to his age. Or client provided a review of our services provided […]
Our client received a substantial settlement in a failure to pay overtime wages claim under the FLSA. This case was settled after a Federal lawsuit was filed, shortly after the filing of suit (before the other party even filed an Answer to the Complaint). This settlement resolved issues related to failure to pay overtime wages, […]
In December 2017 our minor client received a very substantial settlement in a rape case that occurred at a high school party in Tennessee hosted by another parent. Alcohol and drugs were present at the party and the rape occurred during the party. Both minors and adults were present at the party. There was a lack […]
Our clients received a substantial settlement in a Will Contest case when three children were mostly left out of their father’s will. This case involved Undue Influence and Lack of Testamentary Capacity. The case was resolved at a mediation after extensive discovery was completed. The total settlement received by our clients was in excess of $550,000.00 […]
In January 2018 our client received a substantial settlement for a sexual harassment case against a national pizza chain. Our client was physically sexually harassed, causing her significant emotional distress damages. This sexual harassment greatly affected her and caused her significant damages. Our client said the following about this representation: “When I first met Attorney Lee […]
The Tennessee Supreme Court issued a very important decision recently on the appeal in the Dedmon case. Many people have been waiting on this decision from the plaintiff’s side and the defendant’s side. The Dedmon case was the case where the Tennessee Court of Appeals ruled that defendants, in personal injury cases, could introduce evidence […]
When a Will is executed by someone, and then they are later divorced, the divorce revokes any benefits that were going to go to the former spouse under the Will. This revocation is automatic and by statute that was passed by the Tennessee legislature. T.C.A. § 32-1-202(a) provides as follows: (a) If after executing a […]
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