Mr. Cockerham offers extensive experience in civil trial litigation and appellate advocacy. He has tried more than 150 civil cases and has handled more than 100 appeals in various State and Federal Courts, many of which have been multi-million dollar suits and precedent-setting cases. He has also been listed in the “Top Verdicts in Missouri.”
He is the Founder of Cockerham & & Associates, LLC. and has expertise in the full range of personal injury, products liability, arson/fraud and subrogation litigation, including serious bodily injury, death, fire destruction, large water losses, major building collapses, fidelity losses and numerous other property and casualty matters. He is well versed in handling fraud claims of all kinds and litigating, through trial, cases involving misrepresentation in the application; misrepresentation, concealment and fraud in the claim; and numerous other legal, equitable, and subrogation cases. He has also set precedence for Reverse Bad Faith cases against insureds. In addition to obtaining Reverse Bad Faith judgments exceeding $1,000,000, he has secured judicial opinions upholding such judgments.
He has also obtained judgments and settlements totaling in excess of $100,000,000 in subrogation and other plaintiff cases. Especially well known for his appellate expertise, Mr. Cockerham received the… Read More