At the Barnes Law Firm, LLC, our approach to the law is somewhat different than many other firms. We realize that you have put your complete trust in us and in return, we place all our efforts in working hard for you. Where other firms might take a quick and easy settlement that leaves you less than fully compensated, we know that you deserve more. Where some may see your matter as just another case, we recognize that your injury or claim is likely affecting your entire way of life. This is why we work and prepare every case as if we were representing members of our own families.

We always put your interests first and we strive to provide aggressive, ethical representation. Often times, cases we handle settle early, but we prepare every case as if it were going to trial. In the end, it is always your case and any decision to settle is yours. Our sole mission is to get you the maximum recovery available in your case.

We have litigated cases throughout the country and we specialize in the following areas:

Labor and Employment

Contract Disputes, Labor Union Consultation, Employee Rights, Disciplinary Matters, Grievance Representation, Multi-Party or Derivative Actions, and Business Consulting and Development.


Trucking Collisions, Automobile Collisions, Train Collisions, FELA (Federal Employers Liability Act), Jones Act (accidents on rivers and waterways), Airplane Crashes, and Highway Design.

Insurance Issues

Breach of Insurance Policies, Failure to Pay Life Insurance Benefits, Bad Faith and Uninsured Motorist.

Workplace Accidents

Failure to Warn, Unsafe Business Practices, Failure to Shield, Worker's Compensation and Third-Party Actions.