Colin W. McClain

Associate Attorney
Colin McClain is an associate at Humphrey, Farrington & McClain who represents plaintiffs in a variety of personal injury actions including products liability, chemical exposure and consumer fraud cases. He earned his law degree from the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Law in 2011 and received his bachelor’s degree in business administration from Graceland University in 2007. Prior to joining the firm, Colin was a Jackson County Prosecutor where he litigated several high-profile murder cases and obtained substantial trial experience.

Colin has utilized the trial skills he developed while at the Prosecutor’s office to contribute to the success of Humphrey, Farrington & McClain. In 2016, he assisted in securing a $20.6 Million jury verdict in Kirk v. FAG Bearings and in 2017, he played a vital role in an occupational exposure trial in which a Missouri judge awarded his client $10 Million in compensatory and punitive damages in Philpott v. Kansas City Power & Light. In 2017, Missouri Lawyers Weekly recognized Colin for his outstanding year with two Missouri Lawyers Awards, for securing one of the largest plaintiff’s verdicts of 2016 and for obtaining one of the largest settlements of 2016 in Lamming v. Sifredo Ramirez, Employer Confidential.

Highlights

$20.6 Million Verdict in Chemical Exposure Case –  Kirk v. FAG Bearings, 2016
$10 Million Verdict in Occupational Exposure Case –  Philpott v. Kansas City Power & Light, 2017
$6 Million Settlement in Motorcycle Case –  Lamming v. Sifredo Ramirez, Employer Confidential, 2016
2017 Missouri Lawyers Weekly – Largest Plaintiff’s Verdicts of 2016
2017 Missouri Lawyers Weekly – Largest Settlements of 2016
National Law Journal Top 100 Verdicts of 2016
State

  • Missouri, 2011

Federal

  • U.S. District Court Northern District of California, 2016
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Indiana, 2015
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Iowa, 2017
  • U.S. District Court District of Kansas, 2016
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Missouri, 2016
  • U.S. District Court District of Nebraska, 2016
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Ohio, 2016
Personal Injury
Toxic Torts
Products Liability
Consumer Fraud
University of Missouri School of Law, Columbia, Missouri

  • J.D. –  2011

Graceland University, Lamoni, Iowa

  • B.A. Business –  2007