The Backer Law Firm, LLC
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Exceptional Representation From An Experienced Litigator

At The Backer Law Firm in Independence, we provide exceptional legal representation to clients throughout Kansas City and the surrounding areas. Throughout your case, you will have clear communication and direct access to attorney Joe Backer. Joe is experienced in the courtroom and prepares all cases for trial. Learn what it's like to work with someone who has your back. Call us at 816-399-5219.

Serving Clients In Greater Kansas City And The Surrounding Areas

Representation For A Wide Range Of Legal Issues

We represent people in dealing with many different legal issues that all have one thing in common: the need for strong representation. We assist clients with legal matters such as:

  • Personal injury lawsuits after motor vehicle accidents
  • An injury caused by someone else's negligence
  • Class-action cases for TCPA, robocaller and spam caller abuse
  • Negligent security resulting in your harm
  • Asbestos injuries and mesothelioma
  • Nursing home abuse for your most vulnerable family members
  • A work accident and a difficult workers' compensation claim
  • An employment dispute
  • Expungements

Plagued With Robo Callers, Ticked About Unwanted Texts And Spam Faxers?

The Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) prohibits businesses such as restaurants from harassing consumers with unwanted calls, texts and faxes. You may be part of a class action law suit.

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Verdicts & Settlements

  • $1,700,000 Bad Faith Settlement

    Plaintiff was injured in a car wreck. Plaintiff sued and the defendant’s insurance carrier refused to defend the defend, or to pay the judgment. Our firm sued the insurance carrier and got a judgment for more than the policy amount.

  • $1,750,000 Sexual Harassment

    Plaintiff suffered severe sexual harassment for years. Our firm filed suit. We took depositions and the case settled.

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more than 50 jury trials to verdict Meet Joseph M. Backer

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The Lawyer You Select Could Affect The Outcome Of Your Case

When facing tough opposition, it is helpful to have a strong litigation firm on your side. Joe is trial-tested and ready to advocate aggressively both in and out of court for clients. We will do everything in our power to help you achieve a favorable legal outcome. If settlements are possible, we are also excellent at alternative dispute methods such as mediation and arbitration.

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Legal problems often confront individuals without notice, which can create a financial disaster, stress and uncertainty, and leave you searching for solutions. On top of that, your rights must be protected. Contact our Missouri law office online or by telephone at 816-399-5219 to speak with an experienced Kansas City criminal lawyer. The Backer Law Firm is conveniently located near the intersection of I-70 and Noland Road in Independence, Missouri.

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Office Location
14801 East 42nd Street South
Suite 100
Independence, MO 64055

Phone: 816-399-5219
Fax: 816-283-8501
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