William E. Lawrence LLC - Law Offices in Ozark Missouri
Bill Lawrence Attorney and Counselor
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 Workers’ Compensation
If you have been injured on the job, it does not mean you automatically qualify for workers' compensation.  Numerous factors are used to determine whether or not you qualify for workers' compensation, including, but not limited to where, when and in what capacity you were working when injured.  Bill is experienced in workers' compensation claims.  He understands the qualification requirements and how to work with the insurance companies to get you the benefits that you deserve. Bill has the necessary experience and knowledge to help you with this complicated process.  He understands the frustations that come with needing to take care of yourself and family while trying to heal from an injury.  Help is only a phone call away.

Personal Injury
If you have been hurt due to the negligence of someone else, let Bill lighten your burden.  An accident can be debilitating and no amount of money could possibly reverse the pain and suffering you or a loved one have encountered. However, financial compensation can lessen the weight of healthcare costs and lost wages. Bill can assure you that your attention and your thoughts are fully with you or your loved one and not with banks, insurance companies, and debt collectors. The laws are very specific regarding each type of personal injury case.  Bill has the experience and legal understanding to negotiate claims for the loss of property damage, lost wages, medical costs and psychological pain to the full extent of the law. If you have been injured due to someone else’s negligence, you have the right to monetary compensation for the harm caused to you or your loved ones health, ability to work, and any phychologic pain. Help is only a phone call away.

Chapter 7 Bankruptcy
If you are facing tough financial situations or foreclosure or suffering from overwhelming debt, Bill might be able to help.  He can answer your questions regarding if it is in your best interest to file for bankuptcy, do you qualify for a chapter 7 or chapter 13 and will you be able to keep your property? If you are being sued or your paycheck is being garnished or you have a levy or foreclosure pending or are receiving harrassing phone calls; bankruptcy can usually put an immediate stop to it.  Bill might even be able to help you find other solutions to you financial situation.  Help is only a phone call away.

Family Law
If you are facing a family law issues, Bill will provide personalized, immediate and hands-on legal advice and representation that you need. He understands that when it comes to representing you, your family and children that you want someone who has the legal experience and knowledge but also has compassion.  Bill practices numerous types of family law.  He can help you with divorce, annulment, legal separation, child support, child cusody, child visitation, spousal support, division of community property, premarital agreements, mediation, uncontested divorces, division of business entities and assets and post judgement modifications.  When you need someone to care about your family as much as you do...call Bill.  Help is only a phone call away.

Criminal Law
If you are dealing with criminal arrests and charges, it can be overwhelming, confusing and frustrating.  Bill can help you understand the charges against you, the defenses available to you, what plea bargains might be offered to you and what to do if you are convicted.  He has the courtroom experience to identify key issues before the trial.  He has the knowledge of court motions that can be used to improve your situation or even get your case dismissed.  You don't need to be confused or overwhelmed, Bill has the courtoom experience and knowledge to guide you through this challenging time.  Help is only a phone call away.

Small Estate
If you and your family are looking for peace of mind regarding your estate planning, look to Bill to help get your affairs in order. He has the legal training to make sure that your wishes are accuratley documented to insure full legality.  He can help you with Advance Healthcare Directives, Special Needs Planning, Wills, Trusts, Estate Planing, Trust Administration, Probate Administration, Power of Attorney and Guardianships/Conservatorships.  Let Bill help protect you and your loved ones future.  Help is only a phone call away.

William E. Lawrence Attorney and Counselor at Law
Physical Address: 202 E. Elm, Ste. D
Ozark, MO 65721
Phone: 417-582-2667     Fax: 816-447-3947


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