Personal Injury AttorneySt. Clair, MO

Have you been in an accident? Are you looking for legal representation and do not know what to do? Burger Law is here to help.

Our St. Clair, MO, Personal Injury Attorneys at Burger Law have provided legal representation to clients throughout the Midwest. It is important for our firm to help people get the compensation and assistance they need after an accident. Our St. Clair, MO, Personal Injury Attorneys will ensure you get the legal assistance you need. Feel free to contact Burger Law now for more information.

Choosing the right personal injury firm in St. Clair, MO, is an important decision. Our lawyers' goal is to win full recovery over your settlement. This may include special and general damages for your case like loss of income, property damages, medical treatment, pain and suffering, and others. We will get into this in more detail further down this page. Reach out to Burger Law and your St. Clair, MO, personal injury lawyers today if you might have a case.

Do You Have an Injury Claim?

Burger Law has won millions for St. Clair, MO, personal injury victims. Many of these cases involve car accidents, medical malpractice, product liability, slips and falls, worker's compensation, and others. Personal injury is a wide case-type that can involve any number of injuries. Nursing home abuse, motorcycle accidents, consumer protection, birth injuries: If there are financial damages, you may have a claim.

Burger Law's personal injury lawyers in St. Clair, MO, will assess your case. If there are financial damages, it is important to receive quality legal support. A serious injury can lead to serious repercussions. If, for instance, you have high medical bills, can no longer work, and are struggling due to an injury, you probably have a valid claim.

Common injury cases our firm works with include the following:

Our St. Clair personal injury attorneys are available 24/7 and can offer advice on how to proceed after an injury. We bill on contingency, which means that if we do not win a case, you do not pay anything. If you have questions about your case, the damages you may be able to recover, or other questions regarding personal injury claims, call our Personal Injury Attorneys in St. Clair, MO, immediately at 314-542-2222 or 618-272-2222.

Damages for Personal Injury Claims

One of the important factors in a personal injury case is determining negligence. You may be able to get a quick and easy insurance payout (settlement). This can be tempting. However, it is important for our St. Clair, MO, injury attorneys to make sure your compensation is fair. Here are a few objectives for proving you have a legitimate case:

  • Reasonable Duty of Care: We as a society have a moral "duty of care" in everyday life. Proving there is a duty of care is a good first step in proving negligence after an accident. For example, it is a business owner's "duty" to protect their patrons from harm, such as fixing a hole in the floor or faulty wiring. The same goes for truck drivers, giant corporations, and others.
  • Breach: Another step in proving negligence is showing how a person or entity "breached" their duty of care. An example would be a driver who blows a red light and crashes into another car or pedestrian. They know they were supposed to stop, but breached their duty of care by not stopping.
  • Causation: Causation is what caused the breach, like a store owner knowingly ignoring a dangerous situation. This is the negligent act that breaches any expected duty of care.
  • Damages: Finally, there has to be financial repercussions. Financial harm may include rehabilitation, lost wages, and other expenses. Our St. Clair personal injury lawyers will consider short and long-term damages for our clients.

It is important to contact a qualified personal injury lawyer if you need (or do not know if you need) help. Burger Law has a strong track record for providing just that and winning cases.

A few resources about injury law that you may find useful include:

Burger Law is made up of a team of personal injury lawyers who proudly serve the Metro St. Louis area with the highest standard of representation, litigation, guidance, and support. Gary Burger and his associates are dedicated to recovering compensation to help injury victims and their families in order to cover medical expenses, lost wages, and pain and suffering. At Burger Law, we understand how severe injuries can negatively impact your mental, physical, and financial health, and we are prepared to stand with you through the entirety of your case from medical care to insurance and employer issues.

From car accidents and slips and falls to medical malpractice and a $113 Million Verdict by the MO Department of Corrections, Burger Law has the experience you need to win.

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Your Personal Injury Attorneys in St. Clair, MO

We understand that it might be overwhelming to handle legal matters after an accident. It is important to stay calm — here are a few steps to take if you are in an accident:


Our attorneys are often asked by clients if their claim will have to go to court. This is a possibility. However, this is not a likely scenario if the case is properly managed. It is often cited that about five percent of tort (personal injury) cases ever make it to a courtroom. Our St. Clair, MO, personal injury attorneys will investigate your case and see if this is a possibility — our lawyers are not scared to escalate a claim and take it to court.

There are three simple types of personal injury (tort) cases:

  • Intentional Torts consist of criminal behavior. This might include battery, assault, fraud, defamation, and other types of criminal activity.
  • The most common type of tort case is Negligence which involves anything from a dog bite and a car accident to workplace injuries and medical malpractice.
  • Strict Liability torts are very cut and dry. These may include defective products, animal attacks, and other (obvious) dangerous activities.

Our St. Clair, MO, personal injury attorneys will investigate your claim and make sure we approach it in the appropriate way to ensure maximum compensation for your injuries. Do not hesitate to contact us now to speak with an actual attorney.

There is no obligation. Feel free to talk to us without worrying about up-front fees. Our personal injury attorneys in St. Clair, MO, defend victims and their families and ensure they are fairly compensated.

Get Help Today

Accident claims typically rely on the legal theory of negligence or fault. This allows victims to seek compensation. This is not easy to do on your own. Let Burger Law give you the legal representation you need. Contact our Personal Injury Attorneys in St. Clair, MO, today for a consultation and case review.

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