• Personal Injury

    Have you or a loved one been injured or killed because of someone else's fault? We have litigated personal injury cases for 35+ years and have the highest rating for legal ability and ethical standards. Contact us now and click here to learn more about our successful personal injury practice.

  • Wrongful Death

    Wrongful death is when a person or company causes the tragic death of a loved one. Our attorneys can help if you have lost someone. Money can never replace what was lost, but it may provide security and help prevent future tragedies caused by dangerous companies and individuals. We have offices in Joplin and Carthage and can handle cases anywhere, anytime: Springfield, Kansas City, Columbia, Jefferson City, Rolla, etc. Contact us now and click here to learn more about BWO's wrongful death practice.

  • Medical Malpractice

    We pride ourselves on being strong and successful patient advocates for those who have been injured or killed because of medical error. The prestigious Journal of Patient Safety recently reported that as many as 440,000 people die every year from unnecessary medical mistakes. Although many doctors try their best, they are like everyone else and sometimes make mistakes. When mistakes happen, let BWO's expert patient advocates help you. Contact us now and click here to learn more about our substantial medical malpractice experience.

  • Automobile & Trucking Accidents

    Roadway crashes seriously injure and kill victims every day. If you or a love one has been involved in a car or truck accident, contact the lawyers at BWO today! We have 35+ years of experience to help you get the best result possible.

    Automobile &
    Trucking Accidents
  • Work Place Injuries

    Have you been hurt on the job? If so, you are at the right place because we can help. We are one of the leading Workers' Compensation law firms in the area. We have seen virtually every type of injury there is in our 35+ years of representing hurt workers. Plus, we have the highest rating for legal ability and ethical standards. We know the law and will work hard to ensure you get the best results possible. Contact us now and click here for more information about work place injuries.

    Work Place
  • Family Law & Divorce

    When you need assistance in the area of family law and divorce, the first thing you should do is call BWO because we can help. We have 35+ years of experience. Our trial attorneys have fought for our clients in almost every courthouse in front of every judge in Southwest Missouri. Contact BWO now and click here to learn more about our law firm's family law and divorce practice area.

    Family Law
    & Divorce
  • Criminal Law

    Buchanan, Williams, & O' Brien has a strong and well-deserved reputation of fighting for the rights of our criminal law clients. We have attorneys that understand the system and know what needs to be done to make sure our client's rights are protected. We have handled all types of criminal law cases and we can help you. Contact us now and click here to learn more about BWO's criminal law practice.

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Catastrophic Injury

Catastrophic injuries can change your life and our experienced, trial-ready lawyers can help.

Catastrophic injuries are life-changing events. Important decisions must be made when a person is terribly injured. For example, where should you get medical treatment? How much time must you take off from work? How do you pay your bills?

Serious injuries can lead to skyrocketing medical bills and loss of income from the inability to work. With so much at stake, it’s important to retain an experienced, trial-ready lawyer who can help you recover for your catastrophic injury.

We have the experience and expertise to help.

Buchanan, Williams, & O'Brien can help you. If you or a loved one have been injured terribly, we have the experience and expertise to protect you. Our attorneys handle all types of serious and catastrophic injuries in Missouri, including the Joplin and St. Louis areas, and throughout the United States, including:

  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Birth/Newborn Injury
  • Injuries to Children
  • Internal Injury
  • Fire/Burn Injury
  • Paraplegia/Quadriplegia
  • Coma
  • Loss of Sight
  • Electrocution
  • Fracture/Broken Bone Injury
  • Injury Requiring Surgery
  • Amputation

Contact us today because with our law firm, you owe nothing unless we recover money for you.

Serious injuries require serious action. Contact us now and let us help you. We can meet you at a time and place convenient to you. We have represented folks all over the United States and have convenient locations throughout Missouri in Joplin, St. Louis, and Carthage. And remember, you won’t owe us a single dime unless we are successful in resolving your case. No upfront costs, no hidden fees: just outstanding service to you.