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Elizabeth S. Lenivy

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Medical Malpractice Attorney in St. Louis, MO

The Simon Law Firm, P.C.
800 Market Street, Suite 1700
St. Louis, MO 63101
Phone: 314-241-2929
Fax: 314-241-2029
Selected to Rising Stars: 2018 - 2022
Licensed in Missouri Since: 2015
Practice Areas: Personal Injury - Medical Malpractice: Plaintiff, Personal Injury - Products: Plaintiff, Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff
Attorney Profile

Elizabeth S. Lenivy is an attorney with The Simon Law Firm, P.C., in St. Louis, Missouri. Licensed to practice in Illinois as well as Missouri, Ms. Lenivy represents the rights and interests of clients throughout the St. Louis and Kansas City metro regions and surrounding areas of Illinois who have legal needs involving any of the following:

·        Medical malpractice

·        Defective products

·        Personal injury

A top-rated trial attorney, Ms. Lenivy began her legal career working as insurance defense attorney for another prominent area law firm. During this time, she gained invaluable insight into the industry and the tactics insurance companies use to deny claims. Armed with this experience, she is able to devise the most effective strategies possible to help her plaintiff clients recover the maximum amount of damages for the injuries and losses they suffered as the result of someone else's negligence or wrongdoing.

Since making the move to representing plaintiff injury clients, Ms. Lenivy has achieved notable success advocating on behalf of those in need. In 2018, she received the Influential Appellate Advocates Award from Missouri Lawyers Weekly, which also named her among the area's Up and Coming Lawyers. In addition, she has earned many other accolades from her peers along with numerous testimonials and referrals from her satisfied clients.

A 2012 summa cum laude graduate of Saint Louis University, Ms. Lenivy returned to her alma mater and obtained her Juris Doctor cum laude from Saint Louis University School of Law in 2015. While there, she received a full merit-based scholarship as well as Academic Excellence Awards for Alternative Dispute Resolution and Education Law. She also served on the editorial staff of the Saint Louis University Law Review as well as the Online Editorial Committee, and she was a member of the Student Bar Association and Phi Delta Phi.

Active in her legal community, Ms. Lenivy is a member of the Women Lawyers’ Association of Greater St. Louis, the Missouri Association of Trial Attorneys, the American Association for Justice and the Missouri Asian American Bar Association. She is also a member and associate of the Theodore McMillian Inns of Court, and she serves on the board for the Young Friends of Legal Services of Eastern Missouri as well as the Pro Bono Committee of the Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis.

Devoted to her local community as well, Ms. Lenivy serves as a volunteer attorney with the Legal Services of Eastern Missouri, and she serves as Mentor for Big Brothers Big Sisters of Eastern Missouri.

Practice Areas
  • 50%Personal Injury - Medical Malpractice: Plaintiff
  • 30%Personal Injury - Products: Plaintiff
  • 20%Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff
Focus Areas

Medical Malpractice, Motor Vehicle Accidents, Personal Injury - Plaintiff, Wrongful Death, Trucking Accidents, Premises Liability - Plaintiff

Selections

5 Years Rising Stars
  • Rising Stars: 2018 - 2022

About Elizabeth S. Lenivy

First Admitted: 2015, Missouri

Professional Webpage: http://www.simonlawpc.com/meet-our-attorneys/elizabeth-s-len...

Pro bono/Community Service

  • Big Brothers Big Sisters of Eastern Missouri, Mentor
  • Legal Services of Eastern Missouri, Volunteer Attorney
  • Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis, Pro Bono Committee Member

Scholarly Lectures/Writings

  • Diffusing Dangerous Situations: How Missouri Could Effectively Remove Firearms from the Hands of Domestic Abusers, 59 St. Louis University Law Journal 1221 (2015)

Educational Background

  • Saint Louis University, B.A. summa cum laude

Bar/Professional Activity

  • United States District Court for the Eastern District of Missouri
  • Women Lawyers’ Association of Greater St. Louis
  • American Association for Justice
  • State of Missouri
  • Young Friends of Legal Services of Eastern Missouri, Board Member
  • Theodore McMillian Inns of Court, St. Louis, Associate
  • State of Illinois
  • Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis
  • United States District Court for the Western District of Missouri
  • Missouri Association of Trial Attorneys
  • Missouri Asian American Bar Association

Other Outstanding Achievements

  • Influential Appellate Advocate - Missouri Lawyers Media, 2018

Honors/Awards

  • Women's Justice Award - Pro Bono, Women's Justice Award - Pro Bono, 2019
  • Up & Coming Lawyers, Missouri Lawyers Weekly, Up & Coming Lawyers, Missouri Lawyers Weekly, 2018
  • Influential Appellate Advocates Award, Missouri Lawyers Weekly, 2018
  • Missouri & Kansas Super Lawyers® Rising Stars, Missouri & Kansas Super Lawyers® Rising Stars, 2018
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Office Location for Elizabeth S. Lenivy

800 Market Street
Suite 1700
St. Louis, MO 63101

Phone: 314-241-2929

Fax: 314-241-2029

Last Updated: 8/11/2022

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