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Michael Dalton is an attorney specializing in Serious Personal Injury law. A St. Louis native, he went to Duchesne High School where he played football. After graduating in 2001, Michael went to Mizzou where he majored in Political Science with a minor in English. After receiving his undergraduate degree, Michael continued on to law school at Mizzou where he graduated in 2008. Michael then decided to further his education and will be receiving his Bachelors of Science in Chemistry in 2012.


 


While Michael has always been focused on performing well at work and in the classroom, some of his proudest moments were when he was able to give back to the community by helping tutor incoming students, volunteering for the Special Olympics, and working with children at Cedar Creek Therapeutic Riding Center. Michael continues this commitment to giving by mentoring new college students and also spending his free time encouraging children to be physically active and healthy.


Michael has always been a leader on campus and in the community. Through that leadership, he formed bonds which helped him open a successful solo practice in the St. Louis area. He joins Page Bradley with experience and with the same commitment to excellence that has made him successful in his personal, academic, and legal endeavors.

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  1. Defective Products: 25%
  2. Wrongful Death: 25%
  3. Personal Injury: 25%
  4. Car Accident: 25%
    3 years

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Contingent (33-40%)

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  • Daniel Joseph Nolan

    I know Michael to be extremely knowledgeable and experienced in handling cases for clients that have been injured as a result of the negligence of others. I would recommend him to anyone who has been injured as a result of an automobile or truck accident, an unsafe condition in a private or public place, or who has otherwise been hurt through no fault of their own and believes they may be entitled to compensation.

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Contact info

Onder, Shelton, O'Leary & Peterson, LLC

110 E. Lockwood
St. Louis, MO, 63119

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
MOGood Standing, Active200801/08/2013
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Awards
Award nameGrantorDate granted
MemberMillion Dollar Advocates Forum2015
MemberMulti-Million Dollar Advocates Forum2015
AV Preeminent RatedMartindale-Hubbell2015
AV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2015
Top 100 Trial LawyersNational Trial Lawyers2015
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2015
Up and Coming LawyerMissouri Lawyers Weekly2015
Top 40 Under 40National Trial Lawyers2014
Avvo Client Choice AwardAVVO2014
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PrincipalOnder, Shelton, O'Leary & Peterson, LLC2015 - Present
AttorneyPage Law Firm2014 - Present
AssociatePage Bradley, LLC2013 - 2014
AssociatePage Law Firm2012 - 2013
AssociateA Criminal Defense Law Firm2008 - 2012
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
Million Dollar AdvocateMillion Dollar Advocates Forum2015 - Present
Multi-Million Dollar AdvocateMulti-Million Dollar Advocates Forum2015 - Present
Missouri Association of Trial AttorneysSustaining MemberN/A
National Trial Lawyers AssociationMemberN/A
Missouri State Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Bar Association of Metropolitan St. LouisMemberN/A
United States District Court for the Eastern District of MissouriMemberN/A
American Bar AssociationMemberN/A
American Association for JusticeMemberN/A
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
$130,000.00 Policy Limits RecoveredSettled with Farmers Insurance Company for their full $30,000.00 policy limits and settled with Travelers Insurance Company for their full $100,000.00 policy limits. Total recovery $130,000.00.
$100,000.00 Policy Limits RecoveredSettled with State Farm Insurance Company for their full $100,000.00 applicable policy limits.
Confidential-$4.7 Million Settlement$4,700,000-A child suffered a mild brain injury upon being strangled on a household product.
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Publications
Publication nameTitleDate
The Michael Dalton Law FirmCommon Car Accident Myths2015
Michael Dalton Law FirmMichael Dalton Law Firm2015
Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Missouri, St. LouisChemistryBS - Bachelor of Science2012
University of Missouri School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2008
University of MissouriPolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts2005
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Law DayWhat to do after a Car Accident.2015