Mathew W. Placzek

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Order of the Coif. Author, "Missouri Damages, 2nd edition (2001); Chapter 3, Pain and Suffering; Chapter 5, Loss of Earning Capacity." Author: Chapter 3, "Pain and Suffering;" Chapter 5, "Loss of Earnings and Earning Capacity," Missouri Damages Deskbook, 1987; Author, 2005 Supplement to Missouri Damages, 2nd ed. (2001), Chapter 3 "Pain and Suffering"; Chapter 5 "Loss of Earning Capacity". Author: Chapter 1(a), "Pre-filing, Establishing, and Maintaining Attorney-Client Relationship for the Plaintiff," Missouri Products Liability Handbook, 1988; "What Prompts A Patient to See A Lawyer About His Doctor - A Plaintiff Attorney's Perspective," Greene County Medical Society Bulletin, June 1998. Co-Author, "Missouri Civil Trial Practice," Chapter 7, Organizing the File and Final Trial Preparations, 1976; "Missouri Insurance Practice," Chapter 11, Rights and Remedies, Second Edition, 1977; "Missouri Sources of Proof," Chapter 5, Statements, Second Edition, 1977. Co-author, "Civil Voir-Dire-Notes of a Trial Attorney," Journal of the Missouri Bar, March, 1978.

Areas of Practice (3)

  • Products Liability Law
  • Personal Injury
  • Medical Negligence

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
866-897-7185  Phone
417-413-5915; 800-556-3153  Phone
417-887-1503  Fax
University Attended:
Clark University, A.B., 1969
Law School Attended:
Washington University, J.D., 1973
Year of First Admission:
1976, U.S. Court of Appeals, 8th Circuit; 1973, Missouri; 1973, U.S. District Court Western District of Missouri; 1982, U.S. Supreme Court
Greene County and American Bar Associations; The Missouri Bar; The Association of Trial Lawyers of America.
U.S. Army, 1963-1966
Birth Information:
Westfield, Massachusetts, November 27, 1945

Peer Reviews

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