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Brown & James, P.C. is a Midwest regional law firm with more than 100 attorneys representing companies in litigation, appeals, and insurance coverage matters. With offices in St. Louis, Kansas City, Springfield, and Columbia, Mo., Belleville, Ill., Wichita, Kan., and Little Rock, Ark., Brown & James attorneys regularly represent clients regionally and nationwide. Named to the 2010-15 Tier 1 rankings of Best Law Firms by U.S. News and Best Lawyers®, Brown & James has been recognized as the Winningest Defense Firm by Missouri Lawyers Weekly the last seven years in a row.

We limit our practice to civil trial and appellate matters. While many law firms include a "litigation section," each of our principals is an experienced trial lawyer, ready to litigate when it makes sense. Our firm is known for its readiness to "do battle" for clients. As a result, we often have a distinct advantage in settlement negotiations.

Our trial experience and determination are powerful benefits in every legal situation. When you want results, our lawyers offer the commitment and expertise you need. Whether you want to develop preventive legal practices for your organization, take your case to trial, negotiate a favorable settlement, or file an appeal, you can count on Brown & James.

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