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St. Louis Personal Injury Law Firm Handling Your Accident Claim

Recovery for car crash injuries, medical malpractice and workers compensation

With decades of experience, attorney James N. Guirl, II dedicates his passion for achieving justice to his St. Louis personal injury practice at the Guirl Law Firm. From the moment we become involved in your case, we take decisive, assertive steps toward reaching the best possible outcome for you and your family. During this difficult time, we show you and your loved ones respect and compassion to ease the apprehension you may feel about engaging in the legal process.

Rising to the challenge of complex personal injury cases

By focusing solely on personal injury recovery, we are able to devote our full attention to your needs and commit resources to maximizing your recovery. We handle complex cases in St. Louis and in the surrounding communities that involve:

  • Premises liability, including slip and fall
  • Maritime injury , including Jones Act claims
  • Products liability, including defective drugs and dangerous machinery

Our firm is dedicated to getting justice for personal injury victims hurt in all types of accidents.

Prevailing in motor vehicle accident liability claims

Insurance companies commonly delay paying policyholders on their valid claims or try to quickly settle for less than the case is worth. These tactics are unacceptable. Our team aggressively pursues the full amount of damages to which you are entitled from your automobile insurance company, the defendants and their insurance carriers. We think outside the box to successfully resolve your auto accident claims, including those for:

  • Car accidents. We help victims recover against distracted drivers, drunk drivers and anyone else who causes an accident.
  • Truck wreck claims. Our attorney holds trucking companies liable for negligence in tractor-trailer or semi-truck accident claims.
  • Motorcycle accidents. If you have been hurt while riding a motorcycle, we will help you get justice.

Our firm helps all St. Louis vehicle accident victims get the compensation they need to move forward.

Holding doctors and hospitals responsible for medical malpractice

Doctors, nurses and staff are expected to conform to the conduct of a similarly situated person with the same level of qualifications. When medical professionals, hospitals and nursing homes fail to abide by their legal duties, our team holds them accountable for medical malpractice. We recover damages in cases involving:

  • Nursing home errors. We help families get justice for neglected or abused loved ones.
  • Failure to diagnose. We hold doctors responsible for the consequences of a missed diagnosis.
  • Medical class actions. We work with victims of dangerous drugs to hold pharmaceutical companies responsible.
  • Birth injuries. We get justice for injuries that occur due to mistakes in the birthing process.
  • Surgical and emergency room errors. We hold surgeons and nurses responsible for malpractice.

Our firm handles all medical malpractice cases, no matter how complex.

Exercising your rights to Missouri workers compensation benefits

In exchange for the right to immediate medical coverage, most workers are prohibited from suing their employers under the Missouri workers compensation program. However, obtaining your rightful benefits can involve mindboggling paperwork and infinite red tape. We guide you through the process and answer your questions concerning:

We have the experience and knowledge to help you obtain the workers compensation benefits you need.

Let our St. Louis attorney pursue the maximum damages possible for your personal injury claim

To learn more about filing a personal injury lawsuit in Missouri, call the Guirl Law Firm on our 24-hour toll-free hotline at 314-391-2585 or contact us online to schedule your free initial consultation. If you cannot come to our office in St. Louis, we can visit you in your home, hospital or nursing home.

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Case: Medical Malpractice: Anoxic Brain Injury
Results: Settlement: $2,000,000.00
Case: Personal Injury: Truck/Motor Vehicle
Results: Settlement: 1,000,000.00 (policy limits)
Case: Medical Malpractice: Childbirth/Shoulder Dystocia
Results: Jury Verdict: $840,000.00