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Kansas City Personal Injury Lawyer

Put a Trusted Advocate from Our Law Firm in Your Corner

The difficulty of recovering from a personal injury cannot be overestimated. You shouldn't have to live with the consequences of someone else’s actions, and our firm is here to do everything we can to ensure that doesn’t happen.

We are prepared to fight aggressively for just compensation. Our Kansas City, MO personal injury firm works on a no recovery, no-fee basis, offering the personal, passionate service you deserve.

We encourage you to speak with an attorney from Meyerkord, Russell & Hergott. This is the first and most important step in your pursuit of justice. Well-versed in personal injury law, we proudly dedicate our entire practice to this significant area.

Individuals and families have found a way to enjoy life again after obtaining successful case results with the assistance of our firm.

Call (816) 867-8611 today to learn how our Kansas City personal injury law firm can help you!

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Suffering Because of Someone Else’s Negligence?

Personal injury cases are unlike any other legal matters because they are just that—personal. Victims suffer for years, often silently and completely on their own. At Meyerkord, Russell & Hergott, we took it up on ourselves to change this.

At our personal injury law firm, we believe that No Accident Victim Should Go Without an Advocate.

We Have Spent a combined 30 Years' Taking on This Role for Injured People Throughout Missouri& Kansas

In the midst of medical bills, rehabilitation, and emotional trauma, you have no time left to chase down insurance companies for the compensation you deserve. Turn to our Kansas City injury lawyers, and let us handle the heavy lifting for you. From start to finish of your case, we’re committed to going the distance for you.

The Sooner You Call, the Sooner our Kansas city personal injury lawyers Can Help

Whether from embarrassment or lack of time, many victims fail to retain legal help in a timely fashion after their accident.

This will only serve to weaken the success of your case. Many personal injury and car accident claims are placed on a time limit by Missouri law, causing you to lose compensation if you miss the deadline. Today is the most important time to take action for a better tomorrow.

How Long Do I Have to File a Personal Injury Claim in Missouri?

How long an injury victim has to file a claim before they lose their right to do so is governed by a law called the statute of limitations, which puts a time limit on how long an individual has to file a personal injury claim and pursue compensation for their injuries.

According to the Missouri Code section 516.120, the statute of limitations for personal injury cases in the state of Missouri is five years. This means you have five years from the date your injury occurred to file, or you will risk losing your right to do so.

It’s important to note that some exceptions that change this time limit do exist, so it’s very important you speak to an experienced Kansas City personal injury attorney about the details of your claim as soon as you can.

Some examples of these exceptions include:

  • If the injury victim was under the age of 21 at the time of the accident
  • If the alleged negligent party leaves the state before a claim can be filed

The statute of limitations has a big impact on your ability to file a claim so it’s important to speak to an experienced attorney about the specifics of your case as soon as possible. Meyerkord, Russell & Hergott offer free, no-obligation consultations so you have nothing to lose by contacting our firm today!

Call (816) 867-8611 today to request a FREE consultation with a Kansas City personal injury lawyer. With contingency fee arrangements, working with our firm is truly risk-free.

See Our Settlements
  • $6 Million Medical Malpractice, Confidential Parties
  • $5 Million Car Accident, Rear-End Collision
  • $3 Million Truck Accident
  • $3 Million Crime Victim
  • $3 Million Dram Shop Negligence, Co-Counsel

Our Client's Testimonials

  • “Matt has always kept me informed and explained things every step of the way.”

    Debbie McGee

  • “He truly cares about his clients.”

    Brigitte H.

  • “I would highly recommend this law firm to my family, friends or anyone.”

    Denise VanLecker

  • “I am very satisfied with him and the law firm.”

    Craig H.

  • “Incredible to Work With”

    Clay Watkins

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