How Much Does a Personal Injury Lawyer Cost in St. Louis, MO?
Stephen Schultz | November 16, 2023 | Personal Injury
“How much does a lawyer cost?” It is a question that comes to prospective clients’ minds almost instantly, given that — as you likely know — lawyers have a reputation for being notoriously expensive. What many do not know, however, is that personal injury lawyers don’t typically charge anything upfront for their services. Instead, they… read more
Can You Sue for Emotional Distress in St. Louis?
Stephen Schultz | October 26, 2023 | Personal Injury
Yes, you can sue for emotional distress in St. Louis, Missouri, provided that your case resembles one of the five permissible scenarios described below. Your emotional distress claim can be a component of another claim, or it can be a stand-alone claim. What Is Emotional Distress? In personal injury law, the term ‘emotional distress’ refers… read more
How To Choose the Best Personal Injury Lawyer
Stephen Schultz | October 3, 2023 | Personal Injury
When you hire a personal injury lawyer, you are putting your financial future in their hands. You know you want to choose the best lawyer, but a quick internet search can soon leave you feeling overwhelmed. Fortunately, a little planning goes a long way. When you know what you’re looking for, choosing the right personal… read more
Understanding the Differences Between a Lawyer and an Attorney in Missouri
Stephen Schultz | August 25, 2023 | Personal Injury
If you’re looking for legal help, you might come across the terms “lawyer” and “attorney” frequently. While these terms are often used interchangeably, they hold their own distinct meanings. This blog post delves into the differences between lawyers and attorneys, shedding light on their roles and responsibilities when seeking legal representation. Lawyer vs. Attorney: Defining… read more
Is Allstate the Worst Insurance Company for Consumers?
Stephen Schultz | July 12, 2023 | Personal Injury
“You’re in good hands with Allstate,” or so they tell us. But is it true? Allstate provides a variety of insurance coverage after any type of car accident, such as auto insurance, homeowner’s insurance, and life insurance. It is the fourth-largest auto insurer, with a market share of close to 10%. Unfortunately, Allstate has generated… read more
4 Reasons Why a Personal Injury Lawyer Will Not Take Your Case
Josh Myers | July 18, 2022 | Personal Injury
If you have talked to several St. Louis personal injury lawyers who have all refused to take your case, you may be wondering why. While you may have a viable personal injury claim, that does not necessarily mean that a lawyer is willing to take your case. Here we list some of the most common… read more
Missouri Hospital Lien Statute
Stephen Schultz | May 20, 2022 | Personal Injury
Click to begin the podcast, or read the transcript below Carrie: Hello everyone and welcome to the Schultz & Myers Personal Injury Lawyers Injury Law Firm Podcast for May 15th, 2015. My name is Carrie and I am joined today by St. Louis injury lawyer, and founding partner of Schultz & Myers Personal Injury Lawyers, Stephen Schultz. Welcome,… read more