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Gretchen Myers

Gretchen Myers

Practice areas:

Personal Injury, Medical Malpractice, Wrongful Death

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1984

  1. Personal Injury: 34%
  2. Wrongful Death: 33%
  3. Medical Malpractice: 33%

Attorney Endorsements

1 total

  • Robert Montgomeri Palmer

    Gretchen is one of my personal heroes. She is a great lawyer out of the St Louis area and I have known her for over 30 years. I HIGHLY recommend her to anyone looking for a great lawyer for any type of litigation matter, especially personal injury cases.

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    Robert Palmer Litigation Attorney
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Contact Info

The Law Offices of Gretchen Myers, P.C.

222 S. Central Avenue
Suite 675
St. Louis, MO, 63105

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
ILActive And Authorized To Practice Law198605/14/2015
MOGood Standing, Active198401/08/2013
CAInactive198505/20/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Best Law Firm In AmericaU.S.News & World Report2013
Missouri & Kansas Super LawyerMissouri & Kansas Super Lawyers Magazine2013
Best Lawyers in AmericaBest Lawyers in America2013
Best Law FirmU.S. News & World Report2012
Best Lawyers in AmericaBest Lawyers in America2012
Missouri & Kansas Super LawyerMissouri & Kansas Super Lawyers Magazine2012
Missouri & Kansas Super LawyerMissouri & Kansas Super Lawyers Magazine2011
Best Law FirmU.S.News & World Report2011
Best Lawyers in AmericaBest Lawyers2011
Who's Who In American LawWho's Who In American Law2010
Best Lawyers in AmericaBest Lawyers in America2010
Missouri and Kansas Super LawyerMissouri & Kansas Super Lawyers Magazine2010
Missouri and Kansas Super LawyersMissouri & Kansas Super Lawyers Magazine2009
Who's Who in American LawWho's Who In American Law2009
Missouri and Kansas Super LawyersMissouri & Kansas Super Lawyers Magazine2008
Who's Who in American LawWho's Who In American Law2008
Missouri and Kansas Super LawyersMissouri & Kansas Super Lawyers Magazine2007
Who's Who in American LawWho's Who In American Law2007
Who's Who In American LawWho's Who In American Law2006
Who's Who In American LawWho's Who In American Law2005
Who's Who In American LawWho's Who In American Law2004
Who's Who In American LawWho's Who In American Law2003
Who's Who In American LawWho's Who In American Law2002
Who's Who in American LawWho's Who In American Law2001
Who's Who in American LawWho's Who In American Law2000
Who's Who in American LawWho's Who In American Law1999
N/AMissouri Association of Trial Attorneys1998
Who's Who in American LawWho's Who In American Law1998
Who's Who In American LawWho's Who In American Law1997
Who's Who in American LawWho's Who In American Law1996
20th Anniversary President's AwardWomen Lawyers' Association1996
N/AMissouri Bar1995
Who's Who in American LawWho's Who In American Law1995
Who's Who in American LawWho's Who In American Law1994
Who's Who In American LawWho's Who In American Law1993
Who's Who In American LawWho's Who In American Law1992
Who's Who in American LawWho's Who In American Law1991
Who's Who in American LawWho's Who In American Law1990
Special MemberMissouri Association of Trial Attorneys1989
Who's Who in American LawWho's Who In American Law1989
AV RatedMartindale-HubbellN/A

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
AttorneyThe Law Offices of Gretchen Myers, P.C.1999 - Present
AttorneyMyers & Kordenbrock, P.C.1995 - 1999
PartnerThe Hullverson Law Firm1985 - 1995

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Missouri Association of Trial AttorneysMember2005 - 2006
Missouri Association of Trial AttorneysMember2004 - 2006
Lawyer's Association of St. Louis, Award of Honor Selection CommitteeMember2001 - 2002
Missouri Bar, Tort Law CommitteeChair2000 - 2003
Missouri Bar, Tort Law CommitteeVice-Chair1998 - 2000
Missouri Association of Trial Attorneys, Legislative CommitteeN/A1998 - 1999
Missouri Association of Trial Attorneys, Public Awareness CommitteeChairperson1998 - 1999
Missouri Association of Trial AttorneysPresident1997 - 1998
Missouri Association of Trial AttorneysPresident-Elect1996 - 1997
Missouri Association of Trial Attorneys, Legislative CommitteeCo-chair1996 - 1997
Missouri Association of Trial AttorneysVice President1995 - 1996
Missouri Association of Trial Attorneys, Legislative Review CommitteeMember1995 - 1999
Missouri Association of Trial Attorneys, Legislative Review Committee, Medical Malpractice and Health Law/HMOs SubcommitteeMember1994 - 1996
Women Lawyers Association of Greater St. LouisPresident1994 - 1995
Women Lawyers' Association of Greater St. LouisDirector1994 - 1995
Missouri Bar, Professionalism CommitteeMember1994 - 1994
Supreme Court Civil Rules CommitteeN/A1994 - 1996
Missouri Association of Trial AttorneysVice-Chair1993 - 1994
Women Lawyers' Association of Greater St. LouisPresident-Elect1993 - 1994
Missouri Association of Trial AttorneysExecutive Committee1992 - Present
Women Lawyers' Association of Greater St. LouisVice President1992 - 1993
Women Lawyers' Association of Greater St. LouisSecretary1991 - 1992
Missouri Bar, Tort Law CommitteeVice-Chair1990 - 1991
Missouri Association of Trial AttorneysChairperson1990 - 1991
Missouri Bar, Insurance Law CommitteeMember1989 - Present
Missouri Bar, Legislative CommitteeMember1989 - Present
Missouri Association of Trial Attorneys, Public Awareness CommitteeChairperson1989 - 1992
Supreme Court Civil Rules Study CommitteeN/A1989 - 1992
Missouri Bar, Civil Practice & Procedure CommitteeMember1989 - Present
Missouri Bar, Tort Law CommitteeMember1988 - Present
Missouri Association of Trial Attorneys, CLE CommitteeMember1988 - 1989
Missouri Bar, Alternative Dispute Resolution CommitteeMember1987 - 1993
Missouri Association of Trial AttorneysMember1987 - 1995
Missouri Association of Trial AttorneysBoard of Governors1987 - Present
Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis, Trial SectionMemberN/A
State Bar of CaliforniaMemberN/A
Illinois State Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Missouri Association of Trial AttorneysPublic JusticeN/A
National Employment Lawyers AssociationMemberN/A

Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
Missouri Trial AttorneyTobacco, Insurance, The U.S. Chamber and Manufacturing Giants Team Up1998
Missouri Trial AttorneyLawyers as Heroes1998
Missouri Trial AttorneyNo Choice - Driving the Agenda1997
Missouri Trial AttorneyTen Tips for Trying Your Case in a Difficult Venue or When Representing a Difficult Clien1995
Missouri Trial AttorneyViolations of Woytus Will Not Go Unsanctioned Appellate Case Note1992
Missouri Trial AttorneyFederal Statutes Do Not Pre-empt All State Causes of Action Appellate Case Note1992
The Missouri- Missouri BarUIM Coverage Alive and Well, Appellate Case Note1992
Missouri Law ReviewA Separate Cause of Action for Contribution Among Joint Tortfeasors1983

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Missouri School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1984
University of MissouriEconomicsBA - Bachelor of Arts1981

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Trying Cases in State CourtsLecturer, Trying Cases in State Courts2003
Judicial Trial Skills SeminarLecturer, Judicial Trial Skills Seminar2003
Successful Handling of Wrongful Death Cases in MissouriHandling Difficult Issues in a Wrongful Death Case2002
Solo and Small Firm ConferenceDirect and Cross Examination Techniques From the Experts2002
Solo and Small Firm ConferenceThe Daubert. Kuhmo & Proqencv Decisions from the Experts' Point of View2002
The Judicial Trial CollegeCivil Matters - Jury Instructions2001
The Judicial Trial CollegeCivil Matters - MAl Basics2001
Successful Handling of Wrongful Death Cases in MissouriHandling Difficult Issues in a Wrongful Death Cas2001
Solo and Small Firm ConferenceTrial Strategies for Small Firm Lawyers That Win Bias Cases2001
Solo and Small Firm ConferenceLecturer, Nuts and Bolts of Trial Skill Techniques2001
Cross ExaminationCross Examination2001
Solo and Small Firm ConferenceHow to Cherry Pick Jurors in Federal Court2000
The Judicial Trial CollegeJury Instructions1999
The Judicial Trial CollegeMAl (Civil) How to Use the Book for Beginners1999
Memorable ClosingsTried and True Tips for the Trial Attorney1999
Examination of WitnessesAnatomy of a Federal Lawsuit1999
Tried and True Tips for the Trial AttorneyTried and True Tips for the Trial Attorney1998
The Judicial Trial CollegeCivil Matters - Jury Instructions1998
Hot Topics in Personal Injury LitigationTrying or Settling the Catastrophic Injury Case1997
Maximizing Damages in Personal Injury CasesMaximizing Damages in Personal Injury Cases1996
Blueprints for SuccessEthics in Trial Practice1996
Persuasion in Opening StatementsPersuasion in Opening Statements1995
Civil Procedure UpdateRecent Case Developments Regarding Pleadings, Discovery and Summary Judgment1994
Case Evaluation: What's It Really WorthCase Evaluation: What's It Really Worth1994
New Approaches in Underinsured Motorist CoverageNew Approaches in Underinsured Motorist Coverage1993
Ethics SeminarEthical Considerations Involving Ex Parte Communication with Doctors and Experts1993
Trial AdvocacyTrial Advocacy1992
Practical Problems and Solutions in Insurance Practice, Including Ethical ConsiderationsUntangling, Underinsured Motorist Coverage: What Does UIM Mean? How Much Coverage is Available?1992
Federal Rules of Civil Procedure, A Review and PreviewFederal Rules of Civil Procedure, A Review and Preview1992
Annual Law UpdateCivil Trial and Appellate Practice1992
National Litigation ConferenceOpening Statement1991
Annual Law UpdateCivil Trial and Appellate Practice1991
15 - hour Review of the LawTort Law Update1991
The Woytus DecisionThe Woytus Decision1990
Rising Stars SeminarRising Stars Seminar1990
Premises Liability: The Theory of WinningPremises Liability: The Theory of Winning1990
Medical Malpractice SeminarMedical Malpractice Seminar1990
Hot Topics in Insurance LitigationHot Topics in Insurance Litigation1990
Current Problems in InsuranceCurrent Problems in Insurance1990
Annual Law UpdateCivil Trial and Appellate Practice1990
Alternative Dispute ResolutionAlternative Dispute Resolution1990
Personal Injury - Winning Trial Strategies and Trial NotebooksPersonal Injury - Winning Trial Strategies and Trial Notebooks1989
Effective Discovery and Case PreparationEffective Discovery and Case Preparation1989
A Career in LawA Career in Law1989
The Vocational ExpertThe Vocational Expert1988
Washing University's Lawyers in PracticeWashing University's Lawyers in PracticeN/A
Solo and Small Firm ConferenceOffice Hours Discussion GroupN/A
Midwest Regional Conference for Women In the LawMarketing to Get Business and Keep It, Women in Law: Meeting the ChallengN/A