James G. Onder

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Products Liability Attorney in St. Louis, MO

Onder Law
 | 110 E. Lockwood Ave, Suite 2
St. Louis, MO 63119
Phone: 314-963-9000
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2007 - 2018
Licensed Since: 1988
Practice Areas:
  • Personal Injury - Products: Plaintiff (50%),
  • Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff (30%),
  • Workers' Compensation: Claimant (20%)
Attorney Profile

James G. Onder is the founding member of Onder Law. From the firm's office in St. Louis, Missouri, he focuses his practice exclusively on personal injury and wrongful death litigation, providing representation to clients throughout the state and across the country who have suffered economic and noneconomic losses due to the negligence of other persons or entities. The types of cases that Mr. Onder has been involved in have arisen out of truck and other motor vehicle crashes, premises liability, rape and sexual assault, defective products, construction site and other workplace accidents, medical malpractice, and animal bites. He is recognized as an authority on defective window coverings and miniblinds.

During his career, Mr. Onder has been able to receive hundreds of millions of dollars in settlements and jury awards on behalf of his plaintiff clients. As a result, he is a member of both the Million Dollar Advocates Forum and the Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum. His fellow attorneys have taken note of his successes, and they have awarded Mr. Onder an AV Preeminent* peer review rating through Martindale-Hubbell and a 10.0 "Superb" peer review rating through Avvo. He is also a member of The National Trial Lawyers: Top 100.

Mr. Onder attended Washington University in St. Louis as an undergraduate, where he majored in accounting and received a Bachelor of Science in 1985. He pursued his legal education at Saint Louis University School of Law, where he was a member of both the Saint Louis University Law Journal and the Saint Louis University Public Law Review before being awarded his Juris Doctor in 1988, graduating in the top 10 percent of his class. A member of the board of governors of the Missouri Association of Trial Attorneys, Mr. Onder is admitted to practice in Missouri and Illinois and before several federal district courts.

*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.

Practice Areas
Lawyer Practice Area Pie Chart

Personal Injury - Products (50%)

Personal Injury - General (30%): Personal Injury - Plaintiff, Wrongful Death, Personal Injury - Defense

Workers' Compensation (20%)

Focus Areas

Personal Injury - Plaintiff, Wrongful Death, Personal Injury - Defense


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Super Lawyers: 2007 - 2018

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About James Onder

Admitted: 1988, Missouri

Professional Webpage: http://www.onderlaw.com/st-louis-lawyer/James-G-Onder.aspx


  • Order of the Woolsack, Member, St. Louis University School of Law
  • McWilliams Writing Award, Recipient
  • Beta Gamma Sigma honor society, Member

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • Missouri Association of Trial Attorneys, Board of Governors
  • Illinois
  • Missouri

Scholarly Lectures/Writings:

  • St. Louis University's Law Journal and Public Law Review

Educational Background:

  • Washington University School of Business Administration, accounting, 1985
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Office Location for James G. Onder

110 E. Lockwood Ave
Suite 2
St. Louis, MO 63119

Phone: 314-963-9000

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Last Updated: 11/9/2018

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