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Steven Carl Effertz

Licensed for 37 years

Attorney in Independence, MO

Practice Area: Civil Trial Practice, Personal Injury Law, Workers Compensation Law 4 more areas of practice + 4 more

Awards
BV Distinguished
Awards
BV Distinguished

Client Reviews

  • 4.9/5.0 2 reviews
  • 100% client recommended 2 recommendations
  • Communication

    5.0/5.0
  • Responsiveness

    5.0/5.0
  • Quality of Service

    5.0/5.0
  • Value for Money

    4.5/5.0
  • 4.8/5.0 by a Private Individual on 03/09/11

    Very nice, returns phone calls quickly even after hours. Lets you know what is going on every step of the way and will answer any questions you might have. Great lawyer h... Read more

    Very nice, returns phone calls quickly even after hours. Lets you know what is going on every step of the way and will answer any questions you might have. Great lawyer highly recommend him for anyone.

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      5.0/5.0
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      5.0/5.0
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  • 5.0/5.0 by a Private Individual on 12/10/10

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Peer Reviews

  • 4.2/5.0 8 reviews
  • BV Distinguished
  • Legal Knowledge

    4.3/5.0
  • Analytical Capability

    4.3/5.0
  • Judgment

    4.1/5.0
  • Communication

    4.1/5.0
  • Legal Experience

    4.3/5.0
  • 3.4/5.0 by a Sole Practitioner on 05/16/14 in Construction Law

    • Legal Knowledge

      4.0/5.0
    • Analytical Capability

      4.0/5.0
    • Judgment

      3.0/5.0
    • Communication

      2.0/5.0
    • Legal Experience

      4.0/5.0

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  • 3.8/5.0 by a Sole Practitioner on 04/12/12 in General Practice

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    • Legal Knowledge

      4.0/5.0
    • Analytical Capability

      4.0/5.0
    • Judgment

      3.0/5.0
    • Communication

      4.0/5.0
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  • 3.2/5.0 by a Partner on 06/27/11 in Personal Injury

    i will confess i do not know steve well, so please take my thoughts with a grain of salt. I am rating him based on my general impressions. i have little active experien... Read more

    i will confess i do not know steve well, so please take my thoughts with a grain of salt. I am rating him based on my general impressions. i have little active experience with Steve, who is otherwise a very nice and credible fellow.

    • Legal Knowledge

      3.0/5.0
    • Analytical Capability

      3.0/5.0
    • Judgment

      3.0/5.0
    • Communication

      3.0/5.0
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  • 5.0/5.0 by a Partner on 06/16/11 in Personal Injury

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    • Legal Knowledge

      5.0/5.0
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      5.0/5.0
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      5.0/5.0
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  • 2.0/5.0 by a Unknown on 08/17/09 in Bankruptcy Chapter 7

    I see Mr. Effertz only infrequently in Bankruptcy Court so my evaluation of his skills is based on rather limited experience with his work. He has done an acceptable job... Read more

    I see Mr. Effertz only infrequently in Bankruptcy Court so my evaluation of his skills is based on rather limited experience with his work. He has done an acceptable job representing his clients.

    • Legal Knowledge

      2.0/5.0
    • Analytical Capability

      2.0/5.0
    • Judgment

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  • 5.0/5.0 by a Associate on 08/01/09 in Bankruptcy

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    • Legal Knowledge

      5.0/5.0
    • Analytical Capability

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    • Judgment

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    • Communication

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  • 5.0/5.0 by a Managing Partner on 07/31/09 in Automobile Negligence

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    • Legal Knowledge

      5.0/5.0
    • Analytical Capability

      5.0/5.0
    • Judgment

      5.0/5.0
    • Communication

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  • 5.0/5.0 by a Managing Partner on 07/31/09 in Workers Compensation

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    • Legal Knowledge

      5.0/5.0
    • Analytical Capability

      5.0/5.0
    • Judgment

      5.0/5.0
    • Communication

      5.0/5.0
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Credentials

Position
Member
Admission Details
Admitted in 1979, Missouri
Law School Attended
University of Missouri at Kansas City
Class of 1979
J.D.
University Attended
Central Missouri State College
Class of 1979
B.S.B.A.

Areas of Law

  • Civil Trial Practice
  • Personal Injury Law
  • Workers Compensation Law
  • Bankruptcy
  • Real Estate
  • Wills
  • Probate