$5 MILLION

    settlement won for personal injury case

    $1.6 M

    settlement for family of fatal electrocution victim

    $1.55 M

    settlement for client struck
    by farming equipment

    $1.56 M

    verdict for widow of helicopter crash victim

    $835 K

    settlement for children of airplane crash victim


    Car & Truck Accidents

    Car & Truck accidents happen when we least expect them. Let Spencer’s team make sure you have the best representation and recover exactly what you’re owed after a crash.

    Motorcycle Accidents

    Around 2,000 people a year are either injured or killed in a motorcycle accident in the state of Missouri. Let Spencer fight back against the insurance companies accusing you of being at fault.

    Semi-Truck Accidents

    One out of every ten traffic accidents involves a commercial vehicle. Spencer investigates these accidents, represents the family in need, and recovers the compensation they deserve.

    Workers' Compensation

    Injuries at work are all too common, so are insurance companies trying to offer you inadequate compensation. Let Spencer make sure you‘re getting the compensation you deserve.

    Farm Accidents

    Farming accidents can happen while you’re in the field or during a recreational activity. When your life takes an unexpected turn, allow Spencer to help you get back on track.

    Nursing Home Abuse & Neglect

    You expect the best care for your loved ones. If they aren’t getting the care they deserve, Spencer is here to ensure they’re represented by the best in court.

    Product Liability

    Too many times people fall victim to dangerous and defective products. Spencer wins against corporations and manufacturers that put you in harm’s way.

    Wrongful Death

    Whenever a loved one passes away, it can be hard to cope. Especially if their death was the result of negligence or malpractice. Spencer is here to help your family through that trying time.

    Premises Liability

    Unsafe conditions on a property can be especially dangerous when there’s no warning. If an injury occurs, insurance companies are quick to pass the blame, but Spencer has the knowledge to get you the settlement you need.

    IVC Filters

    Inferior Vena Cava (IVC) filters are meant to stop blood clots, but early failure can cause catastrophic injury or even death. If you or a loved one has been injured by an IVC filter, Spencer is ready to represent you and recover the damages you’re owed.

    Railroad Crossing

    Every three hours, a train hits a car in the United States. These accidents can be catastrophic and can often lead to death. If you or a loved one have been injured at a railroad crossing, contact Spencer for a lawyer on your side.

    Hernia Mesh

    Hernia mesh from certain manufacturers is known to cause painful complications and lead to more serious symptoms if left unchecked. If you’ve been injured by a hernia mesh, get in contact with Spencer for the experience you need to win.



    Decades of experience combined with superior results provide each of our clients with a tailor-made, targeted solution. Whether your situation requires aggressive litigation or a common sense, practical approach, we offer legal representation in a variety of disciplines. The best part is, the fee only comes after your case has been won.

    Using a team with more than 100 years of combined experience, Spencer wins with trusted, experienced attorneys fighting for justice in personal injury and wrongful death cases. Spencer and his team have the knowledge and expertise that have helped thousands of injured people and loved ones of victims get the compensation they deserve. Let us show you how our proven approach can benefit you.

    Lee Tieman - Attorney

    Lee is the managing partner of Tieman, Spencer & Hicks and oversees the firm’s business and contractual practice.

    John Spencer - Attorney

    John M. Spencer is a founding partner of the firm. John has been licensed in the State of Missouri since…

    Jay Allison - Attorney

    Jay has been practicing law in St. Joseph for 16 years, specializing in the areas of criminal defense, family law,…

    Russell Purvis - Attorney

    Russell has been focusing on personal injury and workers’ compensation law for more than 25 years.