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Lake of the Ozarks Injury Lawyer

At Bergmanis Law Firm, L.L.C., we seek fair compensation for our injured clients' medical bills, lost wages, pain and suffering, and other losses. As defense attorneys, we protect our clients' rights, freedoms and futures.

Personal Injury

  • Car accidents: We provide skilled representation to motorists injured in Missouri accidents. Our attorneys handle all interactions with the insurance companies and consistently strive for the best possible compensation for our clients.
  • Car accidents, personal injury and drunk driving: We help victims of drunk driving accidents secure compensation for their losses.
  • Truck accidents: Truck accidents can result in serious injuries and fatalities. We are knowledgeable about the federal and state trucking regulations that can go overlooked, leading to accidents.
  • Boating accidents: Were you or a family member injured in a Lake of the Ozarks boat accident? Our lawyers can build a solid claim to ensure fair compensation is obtained.
  • Product liability/defective products: Our lawyers have successfully represented people who have sustained injuries from defects found in well-known products. We have gone up against companies that include Charger Bass Boats, Ford, GM, Gulf Stream, McDonnell Douglas, Work Horse, Isuzu and Yamaha.
  • Wrongful death: Our attorneys represent surviving family members — spouses, parents and children — who have lost loved ones in fatal accidents caused by the negligence of other individuals. We seek compensation for economic and noneconomic losses. We provide comprehensive legal services, giving our clients the opportunity to focus on themselves rather than their legal worries.
  • Premises liability/slip-and-fall accidents: Our premises liability attorneys represent clients who have been injured in trip-and-fall or slip-and-fall accidents due to the negligence of property owners. We seek fair compensation for injuries sustained due to wet floors, poorly maintained walking surfaces, loose flooring and other dangerous property conditions.
  • Workers' compensation: Were you hurt at work? Seek help from the attorneys who can guide you through the process of obtaining workers' compensation benefits.

Regardless of what kind of legal help you need, your interests are always best served by hiring an attorney right away. The other side is working hard on your case right now. You should have someone working even harder on your side. Acting quickly allows us to investigate and search for key evidence while it is still in good condition. Witness memories fade and physical evidence is lost or disappears. Please call us at Bergmanis Law Firm right away.

Criminal Defense

  • Boating while intoxicated: Arrested on suspicion of boating while intoxicated at the lake? Turn to the defense attorney who literally wrote the book on defending people charged with BWI. Our law firm has represented hundreds of clients who have been charged with BWI.
  • DWI/DUI: Our skilled DWI/DUI attorneys can build a strong defense that keeps you out of jail and minimizes the serious consequences of a conviction. Whether you are facing your first or fifth drunk driving offense, our attorneys are dedicated to protecting your rights, freedom and future.

Regardless of your type of criminal charge, your interests are always best served by calling our firm at your first opportunity. The other side is already working hard against you right now. You should have someone working even harder on your side. We can provide you with important timely advise, gather evidence that can be gone within hours, and often times help with reducing your bond. In some cases, early intervention can result in the avoidance of charges altogether, or early dismissal. Please call us at the Bergmanis Law Firm right away.

To schedule your free initial consultation with a lawyer, call us locally at 573-346-2111 or toll free at 877-812-6644. You may also contact us online. We offer evening and weekend consultations by appointment.

About Our Attorneys

Our attorneys represent plaintiffs in personal injury and workers' compensation cases. We represent people charged with a crime in misdemeanor and felony cases. We provide aggressive representation for all of our clients with the goal of obtaining the best possible result in each case. LEARN MORE

MoBarCLE Erik Bergmanis - Authored the chapter on Boating While Intoxicated for the Missouri Bar's Continuing Legal Education handbook.