Referring Lawyers

Referring Lawyers

Combining Resources, Experience & Resolve

At Hare Wynn, we have been fortunate enough to work with many other personal injury attorneys and their referred clients across the country. We happily accept referrals from other firms and welcome the opportunity to combine our resources, experience, and resolve in order to build formidable cases for injured victims and their families. We are committed to meeting the needs of other attorneys and their clients, assisting with everything from pre-trial investigative work and preparation to representation in the courtroom, post-trial appeals, and more. For every case, large or small, we bring the same level of intensity and dedication as we work to secure an ideal outcome and maximum recovery.

Interested in teaming up with our personal injury attorneys? Call (855) 997-9319 to find out how we can help.

The History of Hare Wynn

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    1890

    G. R. Harsh founds the forerunner of Hare, Wynn, Newell & Newton

  • The Lexington Standard
    1892

    Lexington Standard newspaper in Kentucky begins publication.

  • 1900

    Cornerstone laid for new state capitol in Little Rock, Arkansas.

  • Diamonds Discovered in Pike County Arkansas
    1906

    Diamonds discovered in Pike County, Arkansas – the first such deposit in the country.

  • College of Law Established at State University of Kentucky
    1908

    College of Law established at State University of Kentucky.

  • Arkansas State Capital Building in 1915
    1915

    State Capitol building completed in Little Rock, Arkansas.

  • 1925

    Arkansas Supreme Court upholds women’s right to vote.

  • Francis Hare, Sr.
    1930

    Francis Hare, Sr. graduates from University of Alabama School of Law and joins the Harsh firm.

  • Hattie Caraway Becomes First Woman Elected to United States Senate
    1931

    Hattie Caraway, from Arkansas, becomes the first woman elected to the United States Senate.

  • Development of Poor Appalachian Areas in Alabama and Kentucky
    1933

    Tennessee Valley Authority created to develop resources of poor Appalachian areas in Alabama and Kentucky.

  • Keeneland Association Running Track
    1935

    Keeneland Race Course opens in Lexington, Kentucky.

  • J. William Fulbright
    1944

    J. William Fulbright is elected as United States Senator from Arkansas.

  • 1946

    F. W. Woolworth constructed in Kentucky.

  • Firm Founder, Francis H. Hare, Sr.
    1949

    Firm founder, Francis H. Hare,Sr., is elected President of the Alabama State Bar.

  • 1950

    Francis H. Hare, Sr., helps found the Association of Trial Lawyers of America and the Alabama Trial Lawyers Association.

  • 1954

    Hare Wynn founder, Francis H, Hare, Sr., is elected President of the Alabama Trial Lawyers Association.

  • Martin Luther King Jr
    1954

    Martin Luther King, Jr., is installed as minister of the Dexter Avenue Baptist Church in Montgomery, Alabama.

  • 1954

    A twelve-year-old Louisville child, then known as Cassius Clay, takes his first boxing lessons, the first step on a journey that would take him to a legendary boxing career.

  • 1957

    The Little Rock school desegregation case brings international attention to the American civil rights movement.

  • Jupiter Rocket
    1958

    Jupiter rocket, built in Huntsville, Alabama, is launched as America places its first satellite in orbit around Earth.

  • Harper Lee
    1961

    Harper Lee of Monroeville, Alabama, wins the Pulitzer Prize for To Kill a Mockingbird.

  • 1964

    Kentucky’s Colonel Harland Sanders sold his fried chicken business.

  • 1965

    Hare Wynn partner, Neal C. Newell, is elected President of the Alabama Trial Lawyers Association, known today as The Alabama Association for Justice.

  • 1965

    Selma to Montgomery March in Alabama.

  • Coach Paul "Bear" Bryant
    1970

    Hare Wynn successfully represents Coach Paul “Bear” Bryant in a libel suit against The Saturday Evening Post.

  • Ford Motor Company
    1970

    The firm represents plaintiffs in the landmark Grimshaw v. Ford Motor Company case pertaining to fuel system integrity.

  • 1971

    Hare Wynn’s Francis H. Hare, Jr., begins his term as President of the Alabama Trial Lawyers Association, forerunner of the Alabama Association for Justice.

  • Hank Aaron
    1974

    Hank Aaron, from Mobile, Alabama, breaks Babe Ruth’s home run record.

  • Lexington Center and Rupp Arena
    1976

    Lexington Center and Rupp Arena open in Kentucky.

  • 1979

    Hare Wynn partner, Alex Newton, is elected President of the International Society of Barristers.

  • Swine Flu Vaccinations
    1980

    Hare Wynn is one of twelve firms representing plaintiffs in national litigation regarding complications caused by Swine Flu vaccinations.

  • Alva C. Cain President of Alabama Trial Lawyers Association
    1984

    Hare Wynn partner, Alva C. Caine, is elected as President of the Alabama Trial Lawyers Association, now known as the Alabama Association for Justice.

  • 1989

    Hare Wynn’s Alva C. Caine, is elected to serve as President of the Alabama State Bar.

  • TWA-800 Plane Crash
    1990

    The firm represents family members of victims who perished in the TWA-800 crash. The resulting investigation was one of the longest in aviation history.

  • 1991

    Last issue of the Arkansas Gazette, the “oldest newspaper west of the Mississippi.”

  • Mercedes-Benz Automobile Assembly Plant
    1993

    Mercedes-Benz announces it will build its first automobile assembly plant in North America, in Vance, Alabama.

  • John H. Haley
    1994

    Hare Wynn partner, John W. Haley, becomes the fifth partner from Hare Wynn elected to serve as President of the Alabama Trial Lawyers Association, now known as the Alabama Association for Justice.

  • Amtrack Sunset Limited Case
    2000

    Hare Wynn serves as national co-lead counsel in the Amtrak “Sunset Limited” case, the deadliest train wreck in Amtrak’s history.

  • 2000

    In 1992, when the silicone gel breast implant cases in the federal court system were consolidated into a single multi-district proceeding, one of the firm’s members was appointed co-liaison counsel. Liaison counsel is charged with: facilitating interface between the court and the attorneys representing breast implant plaintiffs nationwide; bringing select motions to the court’s attention, and advising the public on the status of the litigation – among other responsibilities.

  • Scott A. Powell President of Alabama Association for Justice
    2005

    Hare Wynn partner, Scott A. Powell, is elected to serve as President of the Alabama Association for Justice.

  • Ralph D. Cook
    2006

    Hare Wynn’s Ralph D. Cook, becomes the eighth firm attorney to serve as President of the Alabama Association for Justice.

  • 2006

    Hare Wynn partner, Scott Powell, is elected President of the International Society of Barristers.

  • UBS
    2008

    Hare Wynn’s John Haley settles for $133 million against UBS in Tucker v. Scrushy.

  • Don McKenna
    2009

    Scott Powell and Don McKenna named as 2009 False Claims Act Lawyers of the Year by Taxpayer’s Against Fraud Education Fund.

  • 2010

    Francis H. Hare, Sr.,is inducted into the Alabama Lawyers’ Hall of Fame.

  • 2011

    Hare Wynn’s $47,975,000 jury verdict in the Schafer v. Bayer CropScience case is recognized as one the Top 100 Verdicts in America in 2010 by Verdict Search.

  • The National Law Journal
    2011

    Hare Wynn selected to The National Law Journal’s Plaintiffs’ Hot List, an award presented to only 20 firms in the entire country for exceptional work.

  • 2012

    For the second consecutive year, a Hare Wynn jury verdict is recognized as one the Top 100 Verdicts in America in 2011 by Verdict Search and as listed in The National Law Journal.

  • Shell Gas Station
    2012

    Hare Wynn serves as co-lead in the largest False Claims Act case ever filed – U.S. ex rel. Johnson v. Shell, resulting in the company’s agreement to pay $110 million to resolve claims that it underpaid royalties due for oil produced on federal leases.

  • Richard M. Scrushy
    2012

    Hare Wynn obtains a $2.86 billion judgment in compensatory damages against Richard M. Scrushy, the largest judgment against an individual in history in any American jurisdiction.

  • Bayer Cropscience
    2012

    Hare Wynn represents more than 2,500 rice farmers in a historic $750 million settlement against Bayer Cropscience.

  • 2013

    Hare Wynn Selected for National Law Journal’s Plaintiffs Hot List Hall of Fame

  • Leon Ashford
    2013

    Hare Wynn obtains a $40.25 million jury verdict in a wrongful death case in Jefferson County, Alabama.

  • 2013

    Hare Wynn makes National Law Journal Top Verdict in America list.

  • 2013 Law Firm of the Year
    2013

    Hare Wynn selected “Best Law Firm in America” by U. S. News and World Report.

  • 2014

    Hughston Nichols Selected for Alabama State Bar Leadership Forum

  • 2014

    Hare Wynn Selected to National Law Journal’s Elite Trial Lawyers List

  • 2014

    Hare Wynn and Two Other Firms File Class Action Lawsuits in Syngenta Case

  • Matt Minner
    2014

    $25 Million Settlement in Kentucky Vioxx Case

  • Ashley Peinhardt
    2014

    $7.5 Million Jury Verdict in Alabama Medical Malpractice Case

  • 2014

    $1.2 Million Settlement in Alabama Whistleblower Case

  • James R. Moncuss III
    2014

    $500,000 Settlement in West Virginia Wrongful Death Case

  • 2014

    $4 Million Jury Verdict in Alabama Medical Malpractice Case

  • 2014

    Michael D. Ermert is elected as the ALAJ President

  • 2015

    Fourteen Hare Wynn Lawyers Honored in the 2015 list of Super Lawyers

  • 2015

    Hare Wynn Recovers $995,000 for Small Business Client

  • Alabama Supreme Couryt
    2015

    Alabama Supreme Court Affirms $15 Million Dram Shop Verdict

  • Ralph D. Cook
    2015

    Hare Wynn Attorney Ralph Cook Elected Magic City Bar Association President

  • Metal-on-metal hip replacements
    2015

    More than $20 million paid to clients in metal-on-metal settlements

  • Ashley Peinhardt
    2016

    Hare Wynn Attorney Ashley Peinhardt Selected for 2016 Alabama State Bar Leadership Forum

  • Best Law Firms
    2016

    Hare Wynn ranked in US News and World Report as 2016 Best Law Firm in ten practice areas

  • Best Lawyers of the Year
    2016

    Eleven Hare Wynn Attorneys Named as The Best Lawyers in America for 2016

  • Mike Ermert
    2016

    Mike Ermert Elected to Alabama State Bar Board of Bar Commissioners.

  • AIG
    2016

    $310-Millon Settlement Awarded In Fraud Class Action Against Caremark And AIG

  • Ashley Peinhardt and Tempe Smith Named Top Women Lawyers in 2016
    2016

    Hare Wynn Attorneys Ashley Peinhardt and Tempe Smith Named B-Metro Magazine Top Women Lawyers of 2016

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How Hare Wynn Can Help

Our team is prepared to assist you and your client with any aspect of their case. We rely on our extensive resources, decades of experience, and reputation in the courtroom to provide the highest level of legal services. We’ve been working with other attorneys for more than 125 years, securing countless successful settlements and jury verdicts along the way.

Our firm has decades-long relationships and contact with a number of expert witnesses and investigators, as well as in-depth knowledge in a multitude of relevant areas, including but not limited to pharmacology, toxicology, engineering, bio-mechanics, chemistry, medicine, aviation and crop science.

These resources, combined with our track record of trial success, can prove invaluable to your client’s case. We have been deemed by The National Law Journal as being at the cutting edge of plaintiffs’ work, and many of our personal injury attorneys have been consistently recognized by prestigious organizations and publications, including The Best Lawyers in America®, Super Lawyers® Magazine, Martindale-Hubbell®, the American Board of Trial Advocates, the American College of Trial Lawyer, and many more.

Our Results

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  • $2,860,000,000 Securities Fraud

    Hare Wynn obtains a $2.86 billion judgment in compensatory damages against Richard M. Scrushy, the largest judgment against an individual in history in any American jurisdiction....More

  • $750,000,000 GMO Rice Contamination

    Hare Wynn represents more than 2,500 rice farmers in a historic $750 million settlement against Bayer Cropscience....More

  • $422,000,000 Whistleblower

    Hare Wynn attorneys Scott Powell and Don McKenna represent one of four whistleblowers who brought False Claims Act suits against Novartis Pharmaceuticals for off-label marketing of Trileptal and paying illegal kickbacks to doctors in ass...More

  • $310,000,000 Corporate Fraud

    In 2016, a team of Hare Wynn lawyers, including Scott Powell, John Haley, Bruce McKee, Ralph Cook, Brian Vines, and Tempe Smith secured a $310 million dollar settlement on behalf of a nationwide class of investors who had been defrauded...More

  • $218,000,000 Syngenta GMO Corn

    Scott Powell and three long-time colleagues are responsible for securing a $217.7 million dollar verdict on behalf of a class of more than 7,000 Kansas farmers. This trial was the first of a number of class actions trials against Syngent...More

  • $133,000,000 Securities Fraud

    This was a shareholder derivative suit on behalf of HealthSouth Corporation. It alleged that UBS Securities knew about Richard Scrushy’s accounting frauds at HealthSouth, yet helped Scrushy to continue to make acquisitions and to c...More

  • $110,000,000 Qui Tam

    U.S. ex rel. Johnson v. Shell, resulting in the company’s agreement to pay $110 million to resolve claims that it underpaid royalties due for oil produced on federal leases...More

  • $40,250,000 Wrongful Death

    Hare Wynn has obtained a $40.25 million jury verdict in Jefferson County, Alabama, in a case involving the death of Derric Rush, a Hoover resident killed on his way home from Wednesday night service at the church where he worked....More

  • $40,000,000 Whistleblower

    Healthways Inc. will pay $40 million to end a lawsuit alleging the company’s Diabetes Treatment Center of America received kickbacks for paying doctors to send their patients to hospitals that are the unit’s clients....More

  • $37,500,000 Death of a Police Officer

    Hare Wynn lawyers, Matt Minner and Jamie Moncus, obtained a large punitive damages verdict from a Madison County jury in a case involving the death of a Huntsville Police Officer. The family of slain Officer, Daniel Golden, bro...More

Rely on Our History of Success

Rely on Our History of Success

At Hare Wynn, our attorneys have been recognized as some of the most experienced and successful trial attorneys in the country. We have successfully litigated cases from rural Arkansas to the U.S. Supreme Court—and everywhere in between. Nearly all of our attorneys have extensive experience handling jury trials, recovering more than $100 million in jury verdicts.

Once we have accepted and evaluated a case, we are committed to providing the highest level of representation possible. From complete representation throughout the course of a case to invaluable support along the way, we can assist you and your client with a wide range of complex and serious matters. Before accepting a referral, we will work with you to clearly define attorney roles and come to a mutually-agreed-upon fee.

Call (855) 997-9319 to learn more about how our outstanding team can assist you with your case.

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