Cervantes and Associates

Cervantes and Associates

St. Louis, Missouri Personal Injury Attorneys Representing Accident and Injury Victims for 35 Years

Cervantes and Associates

Cervantes and Associates

St. Louis, Missouri Personal Injury Attorneys Representing Accident and Injury Victims for 35 Years

Firm Overview

Established 35 years ago, the dedicated St. Louis personal injury attorneys at Cervantes & Associates have earned national recognition for maintaining high ethical standards and successfully representing thousands of injured clients in a wide variety of personal injury matters throughout Missouri, including St. Louis and St. Charles Counties, and Illinois. Specifically, the firm assists clients and their families with wrongful death, serious injuries, defective products, workers' compensation, motor vehicle accidents, medical malpractice, Social Security and disability, insurance claims, and construction accident matters.

The highly regarded St. Louis injury firm's attorneys have a solid reputation for being aggressive litigators and preeminent trial attorneys who have the ability to handle the most complex and challenging cases. Decades of experience enable the firm's attorneys to successfully represent clients in even the most complex matters. The attorneys at Cervantes & Associates combine their skillful experience with a friendly and professional demeanor. This ensures that the firm's clients are comfortable with their legal representation and know they can contact the office anytime they have a question or concern.

Cervantes & Associates is committed to providing superior and professional representation to all of the firm's clients. As a testament to this dedication, the firm has been given a Martindale Hubbell AV rating. This is the highest rating attainable, and it indicates preeminent legal ability combined with the highest ethical standards in the legal profession.

For our clients' convenience, the firm offers a free initial consultation. Attorneys are available for Saturday meetings and members of the firm's staff speak Spanish. If you or a loved one has been injured in any way or needs assistance with an insurance claim or Social Security matter, contact Cervantes & Associates today.

Practice Areas:
Our St. Louis, Missouri injury lawyers can handle cases in a number of different practice areas including:

-Wrongful Death
-Serious Injury
-Defective Products
-Workers Compensation
-Automobile Accidents
-Medical Malpractice
-Social Security and Disability
-Insurance Claims
-Construction Accidents
-FELA
-Railroad Accidents
-Head & Spinal Injuries

Main Office

Main Office
1007 Olive Street, Fourth Floor
St. Louis, MO 63101

Phone

314-621-6558

Fax

314-621-6705

Cervantes and Associates
Leonard P. Cervantes

Partner

Mr. Cervantes utilizes his 35 years experience as a trial attorney to aggressively represent plaintiffs in personal injury, products liability, medical malpractice, and workers' compensation matters.

Education:
-J.D., St. Louis University School of Law, 1973
-B.A., St. Ambrose University, 1970

Admissions:
-Iowa
-Missouri
-U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Missouri
-U.S. Court of Appeals for the 7th Circuit
-U.S. Court of Appeals for the 8th Circuit

Memberships:
-The Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis
-The Missouri Bar
-American Bar Association
-Lawyers Association of St. Louis (Past President)
-Missouri Association of Trial Attorneys (Board of Governors)
-St. Louis Bar Foundation (Board of Directors)

Awards and Honors:
-Honorary Doctor of Laws Degree for dedication to the law and public service, St. Ambrose University, 2005
-Equal Justice Award, Legal Services of Eastern Missouri, 2004
-Trial Lawyer Public Service Award, Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis, 2002
-Special Award, Legal Services of Eastern Missouri, 2001
-Distinguished Alumni Award, St. Ambrose University, 2000

Publications and Lectures:
-Author, Failure to Provide a Safe Place to Work under the Federal Employers' Liability Act
-Lecturer, "Trial Demonstration and Review of the Law: Torts," University of Missouri Kansas City, 2007
-Lecturer, "Trial Practice Course," American Association for Justice
-Lecturer, "Maximizing Recovery for Injured Workers," Missouri Association of Trial Attorneys, 2000
-Lecturer, "Choices in Preparation of the Medical Witness in a Soft Tissue Case," Missouri Association of Trial Attorneys Annual Convention and Seminars, 1998
-Lecturer, Lawyers Association of St. Louis Seminars
-Lecturer, The Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis Seminars
-Lecturer, "Annual Trial Demonstration," St. Louis County Bar Association

Education

St. Louis University School of Law
Juris Doctorate, 1973

Cervantes and Associates
Leonard P. Cervantes

Partner

Mr. Cervantes utilizes his 35 years experience as a trial attorney to aggressively represent plaintiffs in personal injury, products liability, medical malpractice, and workers' compensation matters.

Education:
-J.D., St. Louis University School of Law, 1973
-B.A., St. Ambrose University, 1970

Admissions:
-Iowa
-Missouri
-U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Missouri
-U.S. Court of Appeals for the 7th Circuit
-U.S. Court of Appeals for the 8th Circuit

Memberships:
-The Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis
-The Missouri Bar
-American Bar Association
-Lawyers Association of St. Louis (Past President)
-Missouri Association of Trial Attorneys (Board of Governors)
-St. Louis Bar Foundation (Board of Directors)

Awards and Honors:
-Honorary Doctor of Laws Degree for dedication to the law and public service, St. Ambrose University, 2005
-Equal Justice Award, Legal Services of Eastern Missouri, 2004
-Trial Lawyer Public Service Award, Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis, 2002
-Special Award, Legal Services of Eastern Missouri, 2001
-Distinguished Alumni Award, St. Ambrose University, 2000

Publications and Lectures:
-Author, Failure to Provide a Safe Place to Work under the Federal Employers' Liability Act
-Lecturer, "Trial Demonstration and Review of the Law: Torts," University of Missouri Kansas City, 2007
-Lecturer, "Trial Practice Course," American Association for Justice
-Lecturer, "Maximizing Recovery for Injured Workers," Missouri Association of Trial Attorneys, 2000
-Lecturer, "Choices in Preparation of the Medical Witness in a Soft Tissue Case," Missouri Association of Trial Attorneys Annual Convention and Seminars, 1998
-Lecturer, Lawyers Association of St. Louis Seminars
-Lecturer, The Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis Seminars
-Lecturer, "Annual Trial Demonstration," St. Louis County Bar Association

Education

St. Louis University School of Law Juris Doctorate, 1973


Cervantes and Associates
Phillip A. Cervantes

Associate

Mr. Cervantes' practice focuses on personal injury, workers' compensation, medical malpractice, products liability, FELA and railroad accident matters, and general litigation.

Education:
-J.D., Drake University Law School, 1993
-B.A., St. Ambrose University, 1970

Admissions:
-Illinois
-Missouri
-U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Missouri
-U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Illinois
-U.S. District Court for the Central District of Illinois

Memberships:
-The Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis
-The Missouri Bar
-Lawyers Association of St. Louis
-Missouri Association of Trial Attorneys
-American Bar Association
-Illinois State Bar Association

Education

Drake University Law School
Juris Doctorate, 1993

Cervantes and Associates
Phillip A. Cervantes

Associate

Mr. Cervantes' practice focuses on personal injury, workers' compensation, medical malpractice, products liability, FELA and railroad accident matters, and general litigation.

Education:
-J.D., Drake University Law School, 1993
-B.A., St. Ambrose University, 1970

Admissions:
-Illinois
-Missouri
-U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Missouri
-U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Illinois
-U.S. District Court for the Central District of Illinois

Memberships:
-The Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis
-The Missouri Bar
-Lawyers Association of St. Louis
-Missouri Association of Trial Attorneys
-American Bar Association
-Illinois State Bar Association

Education

Drake University Law School Juris Doctorate, 1993


Cervantes and Associates
Jennifer L. Suttmoeller

Associate

Ms. Suttmoeller focuses her practice on personal injury, products liability, and workers' compensation matters.

Education:
-J.D., St. Louis University School of Law, 1973
-B.A., Missouri University of Science and Technology (formerly University of Missouri- Rolla), 1995

Admissions:
-Illinois
-Missouri

Memberships:
-The Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis
-The Missouri Bar
-Lawyers Association of St. Louis
-Missouri Association of Trial Attorneys
-Illinois State Bar Association

Education

St. Louis University School of Law
Juris Doctorate, 1973

Cervantes and Associates
Jennifer L. Suttmoeller

Associate

Ms. Suttmoeller focuses her practice on personal injury, products liability, and workers' compensation matters.

Education:
-J.D., St. Louis University School of Law, 1973
-B.A., Missouri University of Science and Technology (formerly University of Missouri- Rolla), 1995

Admissions:
-Illinois
-Missouri

Memberships:
-The Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis
-The Missouri Bar
-Lawyers Association of St. Louis
-Missouri Association of Trial Attorneys
-Illinois State Bar Association

Education

St. Louis University School of Law Juris Doctorate, 1973


Firm Overview

Established 35 years ago, the dedicated St. Louis personal injury attorneys at Cervantes & Associates have earned national recognition for maintaining high ethical standards and successfully representing thousands of injured clients in a wide variety of personal injury matters throughout Missouri, including St. Louis and St. Charles Counties, and Illinois. Specifically, the firm assists clients and their families with wrongful death, serious injuries, defective products, workers' compensation, motor vehicle accidents, medical malpractice, Social Security and disability, insurance claims, and construction accident matters.

The highly regarded St. Louis injury firm's attorneys have a solid reputation for being aggressive litigators and preeminent trial attorneys who have the ability to handle the most complex and challenging cases. Decades of experience enable the firm's attorneys to successfully represent clients in even the most complex matters. The attorneys at Cervantes & Associates combine their skillful experience with a friendly and professional demeanor. This ensures that the firm's clients are comfortable with their legal representation and know they can contact the office anytime they have a question or concern.

Cervantes & Associates is committed to providing superior and professional representation to all of the firm's clients. As a testament to this dedication, the firm has been given a Martindale Hubbell AV rating. This is the highest rating attainable, and it indicates preeminent legal ability combined with the highest ethical standards in the legal profession.

For our clients' convenience, the firm offers a free initial consultation. Attorneys are available for Saturday meetings and members of the firm's staff speak Spanish. If you or a loved one has been injured in any way or needs assistance with an insurance claim or Social Security matter, contact Cervantes & Associates today.

Practice Areas:
Our St. Louis, Missouri injury lawyers can handle cases in a number of different practice areas including:

-Wrongful Death
-Serious Injury
-Defective Products
-Workers Compensation
-Automobile Accidents
-Medical Malpractice
-Social Security and Disability
-Insurance Claims
-Construction Accidents
-FELA
-Railroad Accidents
-Head & Spinal Injuries

Main Office

Main Office
1007 Olive Street, Fourth Floor
St. Louis, MO 63101

Phone

314-621-6558

Fax

314-621-6705

Cervantes and Associates
Leonard P. Cervantes

Partner

Mr. Cervantes utilizes his 35 years experience as a trial attorney to aggressively represent plaintiffs in personal injury, products liability, medical malpractice, and workers' compensation matters.

Education:
-J.D., St. Louis University School of Law, 1973
-B.A., St. Ambrose University, 1970

Admissions:
-Iowa
-Missouri
-U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Missouri
-U.S. Court of Appeals for the 7th Circuit
-U.S. Court of Appeals for the 8th Circuit

Memberships:
-The Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis
-The Missouri Bar
-American Bar Association
-Lawyers Association of St. Louis (Past President)
-Missouri Association of Trial Attorneys (Board of Governors)
-St. Louis Bar Foundation (Board of Directors)

Awards and Honors:
-Honorary Doctor of Laws Degree for dedication to the law and public service, St. Ambrose University, 2005
-Equal Justice Award, Legal Services of Eastern Missouri, 2004
-Trial Lawyer Public Service Award, Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis, 2002
-Special Award, Legal Services of Eastern Missouri, 2001
-Distinguished Alumni Award, St. Ambrose University, 2000

Publications and Lectures:
-Author, Failure to Provide a Safe Place to Work under the Federal Employers' Liability Act
-Lecturer, "Trial Demonstration and Review of the Law: Torts," University of Missouri Kansas City, 2007
-Lecturer, "Trial Practice Course," American Association for Justice
-Lecturer, "Maximizing Recovery for Injured Workers," Missouri Association of Trial Attorneys, 2000
-Lecturer, "Choices in Preparation of the Medical Witness in a Soft Tissue Case," Missouri Association of Trial Attorneys Annual Convention and Seminars, 1998
-Lecturer, Lawyers Association of St. Louis Seminars
-Lecturer, The Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis Seminars
-Lecturer, "Annual Trial Demonstration," St. Louis County Bar Association

Education

St. Louis University School of Law
Juris Doctorate, 1973

Cervantes and Associates
Leonard P. Cervantes

Partner

Mr. Cervantes utilizes his 35 years experience as a trial attorney to aggressively represent plaintiffs in personal injury, products liability, medical malpractice, and workers' compensation matters.

Education:
-J.D., St. Louis University School of Law, 1973
-B.A., St. Ambrose University, 1970

Admissions:
-Iowa
-Missouri
-U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Missouri
-U.S. Court of Appeals for the 7th Circuit
-U.S. Court of Appeals for the 8th Circuit

Memberships:
-The Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis
-The Missouri Bar
-American Bar Association
-Lawyers Association of St. Louis (Past President)
-Missouri Association of Trial Attorneys (Board of Governors)
-St. Louis Bar Foundation (Board of Directors)

Awards and Honors:
-Honorary Doctor of Laws Degree for dedication to the law and public service, St. Ambrose University, 2005
-Equal Justice Award, Legal Services of Eastern Missouri, 2004
-Trial Lawyer Public Service Award, Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis, 2002
-Special Award, Legal Services of Eastern Missouri, 2001
-Distinguished Alumni Award, St. Ambrose University, 2000

Publications and Lectures:
-Author, Failure to Provide a Safe Place to Work under the Federal Employers' Liability Act
-Lecturer, "Trial Demonstration and Review of the Law: Torts," University of Missouri Kansas City, 2007
-Lecturer, "Trial Practice Course," American Association for Justice
-Lecturer, "Maximizing Recovery for Injured Workers," Missouri Association of Trial Attorneys, 2000
-Lecturer, "Choices in Preparation of the Medical Witness in a Soft Tissue Case," Missouri Association of Trial Attorneys Annual Convention and Seminars, 1998
-Lecturer, Lawyers Association of St. Louis Seminars
-Lecturer, The Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis Seminars
-Lecturer, "Annual Trial Demonstration," St. Louis County Bar Association

Education

St. Louis University School of Law Juris Doctorate, 1973


Cervantes and Associates
Phillip A. Cervantes

Associate

Mr. Cervantes' practice focuses on personal injury, workers' compensation, medical malpractice, products liability, FELA and railroad accident matters, and general litigation.

Education:
-J.D., Drake University Law School, 1993
-B.A., St. Ambrose University, 1970

Admissions:
-Illinois
-Missouri
-U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Missouri
-U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Illinois
-U.S. District Court for the Central District of Illinois

Memberships:
-The Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis
-The Missouri Bar
-Lawyers Association of St. Louis
-Missouri Association of Trial Attorneys
-American Bar Association
-Illinois State Bar Association

Education

Drake University Law School
Juris Doctorate, 1993

Cervantes and Associates
Phillip A. Cervantes

Associate

Mr. Cervantes' practice focuses on personal injury, workers' compensation, medical malpractice, products liability, FELA and railroad accident matters, and general litigation.

Education:
-J.D., Drake University Law School, 1993
-B.A., St. Ambrose University, 1970

Admissions:
-Illinois
-Missouri
-U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Missouri
-U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Illinois
-U.S. District Court for the Central District of Illinois

Memberships:
-The Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis
-The Missouri Bar
-Lawyers Association of St. Louis
-Missouri Association of Trial Attorneys
-American Bar Association
-Illinois State Bar Association

Education

Drake University Law School Juris Doctorate, 1993


Cervantes and Associates
Jennifer L. Suttmoeller

Associate

Ms. Suttmoeller focuses her practice on personal injury, products liability, and workers' compensation matters.

Education:
-J.D., St. Louis University School of Law, 1973
-B.A., Missouri University of Science and Technology (formerly University of Missouri- Rolla), 1995

Admissions:
-Illinois
-Missouri

Memberships:
-The Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis
-The Missouri Bar
-Lawyers Association of St. Louis
-Missouri Association of Trial Attorneys
-Illinois State Bar Association

Education

St. Louis University School of Law
Juris Doctorate, 1973

Cervantes and Associates
Jennifer L. Suttmoeller

Associate

Ms. Suttmoeller focuses her practice on personal injury, products liability, and workers' compensation matters.

Education:
-J.D., St. Louis University School of Law, 1973
-B.A., Missouri University of Science and Technology (formerly University of Missouri- Rolla), 1995

Admissions:
-Illinois
-Missouri

Memberships:
-The Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis
-The Missouri Bar
-Lawyers Association of St. Louis
-Missouri Association of Trial Attorneys
-Illinois State Bar Association

Education

St. Louis University School of Law Juris Doctorate, 1973


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