Car Accidents


Car Accident Representation in Missouri

Too many people die every year in Missouri due to car accidents, many of them as a result of negligent drivers. In 2010, there were 54,875 traffic accidents in Missouri. Out of these car accidents, 821 resulted in fatalities.* If you were injured in a car accident or lost a loved one in a car accident, an experienced and compassionate attorney can help you obtain the compensation you deserve for damages suffered.

Our law firm has extensive car accident experience. Since 1976, the four seasoned attorneys of Devereaux, Stokes, Fernandez & Leonard, have been providing quality and effective personal injury representation. We can handle the most complex of car accident issues and will take care of all matters with insurance companies. We want you to focus on healing and moving forward, while we seek justice for your injuries by holding all negligent parties responsible.

Schedule your free initial consultation today. Contact one of our exceptional St. Louis car accident attorneys to discuss the details of your auto accident case.

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Being in a car accident will eventually happen to almost all of us, whether it be a minor fender bender or an accident that involves some sort of vehicle impact. However, some car accidents cause serious, life-changing and even fatal injuries. If you or a loved one has suffered injuries in a Missouri car accident, we will seek full and fair compensation for damages, which can include:

  • Past and future medical bills: These make up most of the “compensatory damages” or actual damages — and can include bills for future care, such as rehabilitation, specialist visits and therapy.
  • Lost wages: Also part of compensatory damages, and the loss of earning capacity due to your injury can also be sought.
  • Emotional damages/pain and suffering: These are “punitive damages” — and are in addition to any actual damages suffered; these are usually for serious cases in which another party was extremely negligent and even reckless in his or her actions.

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Whether you yourself were seriously injured in a Missouri car accident or your family has suffered the loss of a loved one due to the negligence of others, we are ready to hear your story and advise you on legal steps to take. Contact a car accident lawyer at the St. Louis law firm of Devereaux, Stokes, Fernandez & Leonard.

*2010 Missouri Traffic Safety Compendium

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