Festus, Missouri Personal Injury Lawyer
Our Festus, Missouri personal injury lawyers at The Bradley Law Firm help victims who have been seriously injured in all kinds of personal injury accidents. Our attorneys often help those hurt in car accidents, bus crashes, motorcycle collisions and ATV accidents. E. Ryan Bradley has been assisting personal injury victims for decades and has a solid history of distinction. In 2010, E. Ryan Bradley was listed as the having won the number one car accident verdict in Missouri: $10,150,000. Months later, attorney Ryan Bradley obtained the highest injury trial award ever recorded in St. Louis County: $30,040,000.
Although our personal injury firm mainly handles motor vehicle accidents, we also specialize in many other types of injury cases, such as medical malpractice, worker’s compensation, premise liability, product liability cases, and railroad injury / FELA claims. Our Festus, Missouri personal injury attorneys are highly skilled and have helped hundreds of victims obtain fair compensation for their personal injuries.
Festus, Missouri was incorporated in 1887 along with Crystal City, Missouri, its “Twin City.” Currently, Festus has 11,602 residents and has a growth rate of 20%, more than twice that of Missouri in the past decade. Of the total population ages 16 and older, 37% work outside of the home and most of those people commute to work between 45 minutes to an hour. Interstate 55 connects Festus, Mo and St. Louis, Mo, so it is not surprising that many traffic accidents happen on I–55.
In 2009, there were a total of 417 Festus, Missouri car accidents. In that year, only 14% resulted in injuries or wrongful death. Thankfully, the number of Festus, Mo car crashes decreased in 2010 to 356. Unfortunately, the number of incidents involving motor vehicle personal injuries increased by 28%, with 45% of those Festus, Missouri car accidents occurring on city streets and 20% on Interstate 55.
If you are in Festus Missouri and you find yourself involved in a car, truck, motorcycle, or ATV accident, here are some resources you may find helpful:
- St. Anthony’s Medical Center
- Jefferson Regional Medical Center
- Festus, Missouri Police Department
- Jefferson County Sheriff’s Department
- Joachim–Plattin EMS
If your Festus, Missouri personal injury claim cannot be settled with the at–fault driver’s insurance company and the incident happened within Festus, Mo, your personal injury lawsuit will be filed with the Circuit Clerk’s office in Jefferson County. The Circuit Court of Jefferson County is located at 300 2nd Street, Hillsboro, Missouri.
Personal injury laws can be very confusing: We strongly recommend you speak with an experienced personal injury attorney prior to filing any lawsuit. Failure to consult with an experienced Missouri injury attorney could result in your pleadings being filed incorrectly and may result in the dismissal of your case. Our car accident lawyers have helped hundreds of victims file their personal injury claims. If you have questions about your Festus car accident case, we can answer your questions.
Our Festus, Missouri car accident lawyers do not charge any fee for a consultation. If you decide to hire our attorneys, we do not earn a fee unless we win your case. If your personal injuries prevent you from traveling, our attorneys will make arrangements to meet with you at your home or hospital room. In the unfortunate event one of your loved ones has been the victim of wrongful death, we will also make arrangements to meet with you in one convenient location, such as your home. Call 314-400-0000 today for a free evaluation with a lawyer about your legal rights.