"As a small firm devoted to personal injury, we are able to offer our clients close personal attention." - Stephen R. Bough, Lead Trial Attorney

Missouri\'s winningest personal injury attorney for 2013, 2012, and 2011

The attorneys at The Law Offices of Stephen R. Bough have made a career out of winning big for our clients. We specialize in the following areas:

  • Semi Truck Accidents
  • Catastrophic Personal Injury
  • Insurance Bad Faith
  • Insurance Litigation
  • Highway Defects
  • Wrongful Death
  • Car and Motor Vehicle Accidents

Kansas City Super Lawyer, Best of the Bar, and Missouri Lawyers Weekly awards 2011, 2012, 2013

We take pride in the knowledge that we have done our job well.

Our awards and offices held include:
  • Lon O. Hocker Award from the Missouri Bar for outstanding trial skills
  • "Best of the Bar" Award 2004-present
  • Missouri Association of Trial Attorneys Board of Governors
  • Super Lawyers Top 100 Lawyers, Kansas & Missouri
  • KC Legal Leaders Award

Leading the fight for Consumers: Long v. Shelter

Shelter Insurance Company took premiums on multiple policies, then refused to “stack”, or pay out the combined amount of the policies. The Law Offices of Stephen R. Bough led the fight on behalf of the Long family to collect on all the policies they had paid into. The court ruled in favor of the Long family and the right to stack claims from multiple policies is now established insurance law.

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“Missouri's winningest plaintiff's attorney 2011, 2012, & 2013”

Missouri Lawyers Weekly
Dedicated to clients
Our firm provides caring representation in Personal Injury Law and beyond.  We understand that serious injury can be devastating. It is why we prepare each case so thoroughly and fight so determinedly in the courtroom.
Personal Injury
1We will not settle for less than you are entitled to under the law.  We promise to work hard and to fully explore all dimensions of your personal injury case.
Insurance Litigation
2Our successful track record includes litigation against insurance companies that deny claims or fail to protect the rights of the insured.
Wrongful Death
3We know the loss of a loved one is a tremendous blow to a family. That’s why we take the time to ensure that you have a partner who will help you put your life back together.

Legal News

Recent Verdicts and Settlements

Betty Smart v. Carroll County Memorial Hospital, Case No. 12CR-CC00202 Verdict $350,000.00
Drunken Driving Accident Leads to Settlement for Passenger Settlement $37,000.00
Head-on Collision Leads to Settlement for Head Injury Settlement $70,000.00
Quentin Bradford v. Jacob Sain and American Family Mutual Insurance Company Settlement $185,000.00
James Obertino v. Elizabeth Woodson Settlement $125,000.00

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Personal injury cases are often more complex than they appear at first glance, and a quick, but cheap, settlement might not be the best outcome for you. At The Law Offices of Stephen R. Bough, we will thoroughly investigate every aspect of your case to determine who is liable and why and work hard to ensure you are fully compensated for your damages.