Westport was established nearly 20 years before Kansas City, MO, was formed. It now sits in the city’s Midtown area, blending historic buildings with nightlife and entertainment and serving as home to nightclubs, restaurants, bars, and live performance venues.
In its role as an entertainment district, Midtown-Westport sees a lot of accidents. Crowded roads and businesses, combined with drowsy and intoxicated guests, increase the risk of falls, crashes, and even assaults.
If you’ve recently sustained an injury in the Midtown-Westport neighborhood of Kansas City, contact Bradley Law Personal Injury Lawyers for legal help. We offer a free consultation where you can speak with a qualified Midtown-Westport personal injury attorney at (816) 408-3448 about your case.
Table of Contents
How Bradley Law Personal Injury Lawyers Can Help with Your Midtown-Westport Accident Case
Bradley Law Personal Injury Lawyers was founded over 20 years ago to help Midtown-Westport accident victims. Our Midtown-Westport personal injury lawyers have won or settled cases worth over $70 million. They have also earned some of the legal profession’s highest honors, including an AV Preeminent rating from Martindale-Hubbell.
The firm’s clients receive:
- The personalized service of a small firm with the financial and human resources of a big firm
- Access to an experienced attorney for a free consultation to discuss their legal options for injury compensation
- Aggressive legal representation that does not back down until their clients receive fair and just compensation
When you suffer an injury in a Midtown-Westport accident, you need legal representation with decades of experience in local courtrooms. To discuss your accident and the injury compensation you are entitled to under Kansas City, Missouri, law, contact Bradley Law Personal Injury Lawyers for a free consultation.
The History of the Midtown-Westport Neighborhood in Kansas City
Westport was founded in 1831. The son of Westport’s founder would establish the Town of Kansas, now Kansas City, 19 years later. Westport and Kansas City eventually merged in 1897.
Westport preserved its historical appearance after the merger. Many of its entertainment venues are in old, preserved buildings.
Westport sits in the Midtown area of the city. Outside of Westport, Midtown is primarily residential with many historic houses and small businesses.
Practice Areas We Handle in Midtown-Westport
Our law firm handles all types of cases in Midtown-Westport that involve injuries caused by others. Some of our practice areas include:
Car accidents usually result from traffic congestion combined with distracted or careless driving. Midtown-Westport has some of the city’s busiest streets, including 31st Street, Main Street, 47th Street, and Broadway Boulevard.
Bradley Law Personal Injury Lawyers has represented accident victims in Kansas City for decades and knows where and how accidents happen in Midtown-Westport. We can explain your accident to claim adjusters and jurors, aiming to get the best possible outcome for your case.
Motorcycle accidents injured or killed 167 motorcyclists in 2022, according to the Missouri Traffic Compendium. Many of these injured motorcyclists were hit by drivers who did not even see them before the crash.
Bradley Law Personal Injury Lawyers pursues negligent drivers for fair injury compensation after they collide with motorcyclists.
Despite required training and a high degree of regulation for truck drivers in Missouri, commercial motor vehicle accidents injured almost 600 people in 2022, according to the Missouri Traffic Compendium. You can pursue a claim against a trucking company when its negligence in loading, operating, or repairing its trucks causes a truck accident.
Bradley Law Personal Injury Lawyers stands up to truck operators and their insurance companies for fair injury compensation after a truck crash in Midtown-Westport.
Missouri is one of the top states for boating accidents. And with Kansas City’s location straddling the Missouri River, its residents suffer many injuries and even fatalities as a result of those accidents.
Bradley Law Personal Injury Lawyers has the experience to help Midtown-Westport boaters after they get injured in a boating accident.
Sexual assault and abuse can cause physical and mental injuries. The blame for these injuries goes beyond the assailant. Those who negligently hired, retained, or supervised them can also face liability for an attack.
Bradley Law Personal Injury Lawyers understands the lifelong challenges you face after surviving sexual abuse and fights for the compensation you need to face them.
Compensation Available in Midtown-Westport Personal Injury Cases
Missouri law allows accident victims to pursue compensation for two types of losses: economic and non-economic.
Economic losses encompass the financial costs of your injuries. Some common economic losses include:
- Lost wages from missing work
- Past and future medical expenses
- Future diminished earning capacity due to temporary or permanent disabilities
Non-economic losses cover the human cost of your injuries. Your injuries could seriously diminish your quality of life, even if you eventually heal from them. Some ways you might suffer as a result of your injuries include:
- Physical pain
- Mental anguish
- Emotional distress
Bradley Law Personal Injury Lawyers will walk you through all your possible losses so that you can pursue the maximum compensation allowed in Missouri.
Statute of Limitations for Personal Injury Lawsuits in Midtown-Westport, Kansas City
Missouri gives every accident victim five years to file a lawsuit for their injuries. If you miss the deadline, the at-fault party can ask a judge to dismiss your case and prevent you from refiling. Missouri’s statute of limitations provides injured victims more time than many other states, but you should still act quickly after your accident.
You will probably need compensation to pay for medical bills and living expenses until you recover. If you wait, you could jeopardize your health and your finances.
Bradley Law Personal Injury Lawyers will start working on your case as soon as you hire us. We work on a contingency basis, so you will not need to pay any upfront fees.
Contact a Midtown-Westport Personal Injury Lawyer to Schedule a Free Consultation
Our Kansas City office is located just north of Midtown-Westport.
To reach our office, head north on SW Trafficway and merge onto I-35 N. Take exit 2U, East I-70/St. Louis.
Merge onto I-670, then stay to the left and take exit 2M, I-29/I-35/US-71/St. Joseph/Des Moines. Take exit 2G and merge onto US-71.
Take exit 8A, Parvin Road. Turn left onto Parvin Road and continue to our office in the Islander building.
After you get injured in an accident, you need a local Midtown-Westport personal injury attorney who knows Missouri law and court procedures. Contact Bradley Law Personal Injury Lawyers to discuss how we can help you recover fair compensation for your injuries.
We serve all neighborhoods in and around Kansas City, including:
- Crestview (64116)
- Crossroads (64108)
- Grandview (64030)
- Hospital Hill (64108)
- Midtown-Westport (64111)
- Crown Center (64108)
- Pendleton Heights (64124)
- River Market (64106)
- Tiffany Springs (64154)
- Winnwood (64117)