Giving Clients A Voice

At Barnes Law Firm, we are trial attorneys who stand up for people who have been injured or mistreated. If you have been hurt because of someone else’s negligence, we are ready to fight for you.

Fighting For Injured Clients And Their Families

At Barnes Law Firm, we put clients first. We realize that you are putting your trust in us and, in return, we put all our efforts into working hard for you. Whereas other firms might take a quick and easy settlement that leaves you less than fully compensated, we know that you deserve more. We do not stop pushing for justice until we have secured the best possible result for you and your loved ones.

Personal injury, employment and civil rights attorneys serving the Kansas City metro area

personal injury
Personal Injury
auto accidents
Auto Accidents
employment law
Employment Law
FELA
FELA
business litigation
Business Litigation

What Sets Us Apart

Decades Of Experience
As experienced attorneys with a long record of successful results, colleagues, judges and adversaries take our arguments seriously and give the people we represent the respect they deserve.
Comfort In The Courtroom
Though we are often able to resolve claims quickly through favorable settlements, we are skillful courtroom advocates who are never afraid to go to trial if that’s what works best in your particular case.
Reputation For Results

Our reputation among colleagues, courts and competitors is backed by a history of favorable results, including multiple seven- and eight-figure verdicts and settlements.

Committed To Clients
We know that the people who retain us are going through a challenging time, and we are proud to be here for them. We prepare every case as if we were representing our own loved ones.

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Client Testimonials

I’m extremely pleased with the work of John Cusick and his partners. John Cusick is great at what he does and I would recommend him to anyone. Beautiful law firm and great staff.
Stacy Green

Recent Results

$35 million judgment for a motorcycle driver who suffered lower left leg and right arm amputations as the results of a motor vehicle collision

$10.2 million judgment for class members damaged by the city of Kansas City’s failure to comply with a prior court order requiring Kansas City to provide refuse collection services, of the cash equivalent thereof, to the class

$4 million settlement for family members of a victim killed in a drunk driving accident

$35 Million judgment for motorcycle driver who suffered a lower left leg and right arm amputation as a result of a motor vehicle collision
$10.2 Million judgment for class members damaged by the City of Kansas City’s failure to comply with a prior court order requiring Kansas City to provide refuse collection services, of the cash equivalent thereof, to the class
$4 Million settlement for family members of victim killed in a drunk driving accident