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  • The Inner Circle of Advocates is a prestigious, invitation-only organization comprised of the top plaintiff’s attorneys in the United States. Only 100 attorneys receive this distinction.
  • Our lawyers have been included in Best Lawyers® for many consecutive years. This list is compiled from candidates across the country and determined by peer reviews.
  • This annual list of top-tier legal professionals is compiled using peer nominations, independent research, and extensive evaluations. Only 5% of attorneys meet Super Lawyers® qualifications.
  • Our firm is recognized annually as a “Best Law Firm” by US News. This award recognizes our integrity, quality of representation, expertise, and skill in personal injury law.
  • Martindale-Hubbell® is one of the oldest and most prominent legal directories. Attorneys are hand-selected by colleagues on the basis of experience, judgment, and analytical capability.
About Strong

Springfield Personal Injury Attorney

When it comes to bringing a personal injury claim or lawsuit, you need a strong legal advocate on your side. At Strong-Garner-Bauer P.C., we are the leaders in our field. Not only do we provide cutting-edge representation using innovative technology and proven legal strategies, we have a proven reputation spanning 40 years that is unsurpassed by any firm in Southwest Missouri. With the help of your legal team (your case team will include at least 2 lawyers, a nurse paralegal, a paralegal and additional support staff as needed), we will do everything we can to make sure you get justice.

Firm History

A Legacy of Excellence in Personal Injury Law

For over 40 years, our legal team has fought for the rights of our clients in major/serious injury cases and wrongful death cases against big tobacco, big auto manufacturers, drug manufacturers, trucking companies, railroads, propane/gas companies, insurance companies and more. In just the last 11 years – we brought more than 130 separate claims/cases to conclusion for an amount equal to or more than $1 million each. No firm in Southwest Missouri has our track record, experience or results. We are ready to put this knowledge and experience to work for your personal injury case.

We Hold Our Firm To The Highest Standards

  • Our Firm Was Established in 1976

  • Over $7 Billion in Verdicts and Settlements

  • State of the Art Courtroom Technology

  • Member of The Inner Circle of Advocates

  • Listed in Best Law Firms in America

Thomas Strong

Thomas Strong

Tom founded the firm in 1976. He is widely regarded as the best trial lawyer of his generation in Missouri. He is a member of The Inner Circle of Advocates, an exclusive organization consisting of 100 of the leading trial lawyers in the nation. Although retired from active practice, the firm continues to uphold the first class standards that Tom established throughout his career.

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Steven B. Garner

Steven B. Garner

Steve Garner is one of the Top 10 SuperLawyers® in Missouri and Kansas. He has been listed in Best Lawyers of America for more than 10 years. He is one of the most respected trial lawyers in Missouri. A former president of the Missouri Association of Trial Attorneys, he has tried and won cases all over the country in personal injury, product liability, insurance bad faith and commercial litigation.

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Jeff Bauer

Jeff Bauer

Jeff Bauer joined Strong, Garner, Bauer, P.C. in 2000. His practice focuses on crashworthiness claims against the major auto makers (fuel fed fires, seat belt failures, defective airbags, child seats), insurance company bad faith claims, and trucking litigation in catastrophic injury and wrongful death cases.

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Neil Chanter

Neil Chanter

Neil Chanter was awarded his Bachelor of laws degree, with honors, from the University of Wales, Cardiff, in Great Britain. Since joining the firm in 1998, Neil’s personal injury practice has included major auto crashes, trucking accidents, propane/gas explosions, and medical malpractice cases that involve serious personal injury and/or wrongful death.

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Chandler Gregg

Chandler Gregg

Chandler received his law degree cum laude from the University of Missouri-Columbia School of Law in 2004, where he graduated in the top 5% of his class. His areas of practice include personal injury, products liability and wrongful death.

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Grant Rahmeyer

Grant Rahmeyer

Grant Rahmeyer joined Strong-Garner-Bauer, P.C. in 2010 after practicing for four years as a trial attorney in Kansas City. He specializes in catastrophic personal injury, wrongful death, medical malpractice, and product liability litigation.

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Nick Smart

Nick Smart

Nick Smart joined Strong-Garner-Bauer, P.C. in 2012 after clerking for the firm during the summer of 2011. Nick specializes in the areas of personal injury, wrongful death, commercial litigation, and product liability.

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Over

$7 BILLION

in Verdicts & Settlements for our clients

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  • Our deepest gratitude to your firm, you deserve every recognition and award and so much more. You will always have our loyalty, our hearts and our appreciation!

  • From the initial consultation to the judgment, the team at Strong-Garner-Bauer made me feel confident that my case was handled with my best interests in mind by exhibiting the highest degree of care, professionalism and expertise.

  • The entire staff was wonderful – professional, dedicated, hard-working, compassionate regarding our situation and there for us every time we had a question.

  • I would recommend them to anyone who needs help. SGB is the best of the best in legal representation. Professional, caring, ethical and tough when it counts.

  • Strong-Garner-Bauer Law Firm exceeded our expectations and truly changed our lives.

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Working Toward A Stronger Future

As personal injury attorneys, we are passionate about helping people. We are proud supporters of the “Legacy Campaign,” a charity that hopes to raise $500,000 as a resource for individuals in need of no-cost legal services in the Springfield area. We are honored to be part of the greatest system of justice in the world, and want to ensure that everyone has access to it, regardless of their financial station. Additionally, Strong-Garner-Bauer P.C. established the Be Strong scholarship at the Missouri State University for students who have lost an immediate family member.

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