Dothan Alabama Injury Lawyers Reach 1.5 Million Dollar Settlement with one Defendant in the “Cow Case”

by Aaron Gartlan

June 29, 2012 | Recent Cases

Dothan Alabama injury lawyers David Hogg and Aaron Gartlan of the Gartlan Injury Law are pleased to report that they have reached a $1,500,000.00 settlement with one of the defendants in the “cow case” The settlement was reached during the deposition of this defendant after the case did not settle at mediation.

David Hogg and Aaron Gartlan are proud to represent the local investors in the “Cow Case”. The case was filed in the Circuit Court of Hale County with a jury demand on behalf of a group of good hard working honest investors for compensatory damages, mental anguish and punitive damages that stem from their investment of more than $1,000,000.00 in dairy cows from a trusted dairy farmer. The lawsuit alleges fraud and negligence related to the management of the farm and was filed against the owner of the dairy farm and the owner of the land that it operates on.

The Gartlan Injury Law have retained the pre-eminent cow expert from Auburn University and a renowned expert regarding insurance coverage as well as a legal team to prosecute this case. The case recently went to mediation but did not settle. The Gartlan Injury Law continue to prepare the case for trial against the other defendant.


Aaron Gartlan is a graduate of Troy University and the Thomas Goode Jones School of Law who focuses his practice exclusively on representing those injured by the wrongdoing of others. He is member of the National Trial Lawyers Association’s Top 100 Trial Lawyers, Million Dollar Advocates Forum and Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum. In addition to his legal practice, Aaron teaches Business Law as an adjunct instructor at Troy University’s Sorrell College of Business and serves as a field artillery sergeant in the Alabama National Guard.

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