Schmitt Law Firm, LLC - Kansas City personal injury attorneys

Personal Injury Trial Lawyers Serving Greater Kansas City

Our personal injury firm is 100 percent dedicated to fighting for the rights of people who have sustained injury and loss as a result of another's negligence. We understand the true costs of the unique challenges you face. Medical costs are astronomical today, and victims typically face significant emotional, physical and financial difficulties, including the very real possibility of bankruptcy.

Car accidents are the most common cause of personal injuries throughout Kansas City, but our attorneys represent personal injury victims of all types of negligent accidents, including fatal accidents, in both Missouri and Kansas. Other examples include construction accidents, motorcycle accidents, defective product incidents, medical malpractice and nursing home abuse/neglect, all of which can leave victims with devastating or even fatal injuries.

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Resolving Insurance Disputes Regarding Your Coverage And Compensation

Our firm also specializes in resolving insurance claims for people who are having issues getting the insurance company to pay the full damages they deserve. When you are an innocent victim and your life has been disrupted, you should not be held liable for the often overwhelming costs associated with medical treatment, lost income and more.

As caring and compassionate personal injury lawyers, our experience and skill make it possible for us to maximize the results you deserve and expect.

Our top priority is to win the full compensation you deserve, whether through negotiation with the insurance company or litigation. Speak with us before agreeing to anything with an insurance company representative or making a recorded statement.

We Offer The Vital Legal Support You Need To Recover

Our legal guidance, support and advocacy will protect your rights and advance your interests aggressively. Fighting for justice on your own is tough. Laws often change, insurance defense teams are incredibly talented and well-financed, and the amount of paperwork and investigation necessary to win is monumental.

Without an experienced attorney on your side, the insurance company will use every tactic available to undervalue your claim, minimize any future costs you may hope to get covered and perhaps get away with paying you nothing.

Our attorneys are skilled negotiators, capable of getting the insurance company to treat you fairly. Should it become necessary to file a personal injury lawsuit, our skills in the courtroom and reputation with judges are outstanding. The personalized legal representation we offer you is unsurpassed.

Ben Schmitt

Attorney Ben Schmitt

Mr. Schmitt has over 25 years of legal experience in Missouri and Kansas, and he has been first chair in over 100 jury trials in state and federal courts. He is recognized by the Kansas City Business Journal, Super Lawyers, Avvo.com and Martindale Hubbell as one of the best personal injury lawyers in Missouri and Kansas. Ben was also recently named one the "Best Lawyers in America" and joined the Board of Governors for the Missouri Association of Trial attorneys.

Joshua Scott

Attorney Joshua Scott

Josh graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in History from the University of Missouri-Columbia in 2000. After working for several years in the insurance industry, he left to attend law school at the University of Missouri, where he graduated cum laude in 2011. Josh is a member of the Missouri Bar and the Kansas Bar. Josh began his legal career working for firms that catered to insurance companies. After years of first-hand experience with the insurance industry, Josh is dedicated to helping individuals who had been injured in accidents or by a defective product or had an insurance claim wrongfully denied. Josh has tried cases to verdict was recognized as Rising Star by Super Lawyers in 2018 and has received the Ike Skelton, Sr. Award for Excellence in Trial Practice. He is also a member of the Missouri Association of Trial Attorneys.

Motorcycle Accident Injury? We Will Fight For You And Find The True Cause.

Attorney Ben Schmitt is an avid motorcycle rider and sponsor of motocross and road racing series. He has a special interest in motorcycle accident cases and enjoys touring, road racing and motocross.