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Wesley D. Hilton

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Personal Injury Attorney in Clinton, MO

Cover & Hilton Law, LLC
137 West Franklin Street
Clinton, MO 64735
Phone: 660-383-4645
Fax: 660-885-6780
Selected to Rising Stars: 2014 - 2022
Licensed in Missouri Since: 2008
Practice Areas: Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff, Criminal Defense, Family Law, Personal Injury - Medical Malpractice: Plaintiff
Attorney Profile

As a partner at Cover & Hilton Law, LLC, Wesley D. Hilton aggressively represents his clients in Clinton, Missouri, in the surrounding counties and throughout the state of Missouri. Mr. Hilton dedicates his law practice primarily to the areas of personal injury and medical malpractice, while also accepting cases in the areas of family law and criminal defense. He focuses 100 percent of his practice on litigation.

Mr. Hilton obtained his bachelor's degree from Missouri Southern State University, graduating with honors in criminal justice. Upon graduation, he attended law school at the University of Missouri - Kansas City School of Law where he earned his Juris Doctor. Mr. Hilton is licensed to practice in the state of Missouri.

Since completing law school, he has been admitted to litigate cases before the Circuit Courts of Missouri, the Missouri Courts of Appeals and the Supreme Court of Missouri. Mr. Hilton is also licensed to practice law before the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Missouri. Prior to forming Cover & Hilton Law, LLC, along with his partner, Mr. Hilton was a partner at a firm in Kansas City, Missouri, where he litigated on behalf of a large number of clients in the areas of personal injury and medical malpractice throughout the Kansas City metropolitan area.

Mr. Hilton is a member of the Missouri Association of Trial Attorneys as well as the Missouri Bar Association. He devotes 60 percent of his practice to personal injury and medical malpractice cases, including wrongful death matters. Mr. Hilton focuses the remaining 40 percent of his practice on helping people with family law matters and on the vigorous representation of people who have been accused of a crime.

Practice Areas
  • 50%Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff
  • 20%Criminal Defense
  • 20%Family Law
  • 10%Personal Injury - Medical Malpractice: Plaintiff
Focus Areas

Animal Bites, Assault, Motor Vehicle Accidents, Personal Injury - Plaintiff, Slip and Fall, Wrongful Death, Dram Shop Laws, Construction Accident, Brain Injury, Sexual Abuse - Plaintiff, Trucking Accidents, Premises Liability - Plaintiff, Personal Injury - Defense, Arrest & Arraignment, Assault & Battery, Criminal Fraud, Criminal Law, Drug & Alcohol Violations, Expungement, Failure to Pay Child Support, Felony, Misdemeanor, Motor Vehicle Offenses, Probation, Sex Offenses, Traffic Violations, Criminal Domestic Violence, Alimony & Spousal Support, Child Support, Custody & Visitation, Dissolution, Divorce, Domestic Violence, Paternity, Marital Property, Same Sex Family Law, Father's Rights, Dental Malpractice, Medical Malpractice, Birth Injury, Informed Consent


9 Years Rising Stars
  • Rising Stars: 2014 - 2022

About Wesley D. Hilton

First Admitted: 2008, Missouri

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Educational Background

  • Missouri Souther State Universtiy, Joplin, MO. Major: Criminal Justice., 2005

Bar/Professional Activity

  • Missouri Bar , 2008
  • U.S. District Court, Western District of Missouri
  • Missouri Association of Trial Attorneys


  • MIssouri SuperLawyers - Rising Star, 2014
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Office Location for Wesley D. Hilton

137 West Franklin Street
Clinton, MO 64735

Phone: 660-383-4645

Fax: 660-885-6780

Last Updated: 6/9/2022

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