The founder of The S.E. Farris Law Firm, Spencer E. Farris provides dedicated representation to his clients throughout the St. Louis, Missouri, metropolitan area, as well as in adjoining parts of Illinois. He focuses his practice almost exclusively on plaintiff's personal injury and wrongful death litigation, handling cases involving medical malpractice, defective products, nursing home abuse, motor vehicle accidents and premises liability. Mr. Farris also assists people who have been injured in a workplace accident and who are seeking workers' compensation benefits.
In 1986, Mr. Farris graduated from Oklahoma State University with a Bachelor of Arts in English. He then went on to attend Washington University School of Law and received his Juris Doctor in 1992. Following law school, Mr. Farris spent several years at another St. Louis personal injury firm before founding The S.E. Farris Law Firm in 2001. He is admitted to practice before all Missouri and Illinois state courts.
Throughout his career, Mr. Farris has been able to obtain several large settlements and jury awards on behalf of his clients, as reflected by his membership in the invitation-only Million Dollar Advocates Forum. In addition, he has received an AV Preeminent* peer review rating through Martindale-Hubbell and a 10.0 "Superb" peer review rating through Avvo, and he has been certified as a specialist in civil trial law by the National Board of Trial Advocacy.
Mr. Farris serves as an adjunct professor in the Trial Advocacy Program at the Saint Louis University School of Law. He is a member of several legal organizations, including the American Association for Justice, the Missouri Association of Trial Attorneys and the Trial Section of The Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis.
*AV®, AV Preeminent®, Martindale-Hubbell Distinguished and Martindale-Hubbell Notable are certification marks used under license in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell® is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the anonymous opinions of members of the bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Rating™ fall into two categories – legal ability and general ethical standards.
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St. Louis, MO 63119
Last Updated: 1/9/2017