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Timothy W. Monsees

Timothy W. Monsees

Practice areas:

Personal Injury, Wrongful Death, Car Accidents, Medical Malpractice, Trucking Accident

About Me

Tim Monsees is a shareholder and director with the firm of Monsees & Mayer, P.C.  He graduated with honors from the University of Missouri-Columbia School of Law in 1981.  He is admitted to practice in Missouri, Kansas and Texas.  Mr. Monsees restricts his practice to representation of injured parties in litigation of product liability, construction & industrial accidents, professional negligence, and medical malpractice.  Mr. Monsees’ firm has received national recognition for litigation related to injuries from defective sporting equipment and from defective firearms.  Mr. Monsees is recognized by Best Lawyers in America and by Missouri Super Lawyers for his personal injury practice.  He is a past-president of the Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Foundation and serves on numerous Bar committees.  In 2006, Mr. Monsees received the Missouri Bar’s annual Pro Bono Award, in recognition of outstanding voluntary service.   Monsees & Mayer, P.C. has offices in Kansas City and Springfield.


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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1981

  1. Wrongful Death: 30%
    32 years
  2. Personal Injury: 30%
    32 years
  3. Car Accidents: 20%
    32 years
  4. Trucking Accident: 10%
    32 years
  5. Medical Malpractice: 10%
    32 years



Contingent (25-45%)

Attorney Endorsements

7 total 

  • Michael S. Waddington

    I endorse Timothy. He is a highly skilled attorney that is well respected in the legal community.


    Michael Waddington Military Law Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • J. Denise Carter

    I endorse this lawyer. A very talented and impressive lawyer that is well respected in the legal community.


    J. Carter Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Park Central Plaza L
4717 Grand Avenue, Ste. 820
Kansas City, MO, 64112-2258



KSAuthorized to practice law199408/09/2015
TXEligible To Practice In Texas 198608/25/2015
MOGood Standing, Active198101/08/2013

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
AV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2012
Best Lawyers in AmericaBest Lawyers in America2012
Million Dollar Advocates ForumMillion Dollar Advocates Forum2005
Chosen Best of the BarChosen Best of the Bar2003
National Finalist, Student Trial CompetitionAssociation of Trial Lawyers of America1981
Kansas-Missouri Super LawyersSuper LawyersN/A
Order of the CoifOrder of the CoifN/A
Best Lawyers In AmericaN/AN/A
Who's Who in American LawWho's Who in American LawN/A
National Registry of Who's WhoNational Registry of Who's WhoN/A
Order of the BarristersOrder of the BarristersN/A

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
Shareholder/AttorneyMonsees & Mayer, P.C.2013 - Present
PartnerMonsees, Miller, Mayer, Presley & Amick, PC1995 - 2013
PartnerMyerson, Monsees1986 - 1995
AssociateStradley, Schmidt1985 - 1986
AssociateMorris, Larson, King, Stamper & Bold1981 - 1985


Association NamePosition NameDuration
American Associatoin for JusticeSustaining Member1992 - Present
Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association, Torts Law CommitteeFormer ChairN/A
Kansas Trial Lawyers AssociationBoard of EaglesN/A
Missouri Association of Trial AttorneysMember/Board of Govenors/Sustaining MemberN/A
State Bar of TexasMemberN/A
Kansas Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Lawyers Association of Kansas CityMemberN/A
Volunteer Attorney ProjectFormer ChairN/A
Missouri State Bar AssociationSustaining MemberN/A
Jefferson Club, University of Missouri at ColumbiaSustaining MemberN/A


Publication NameTitleDate
Kansas Trial Lawyers AssociationGun Storage Liability in the Wake of Long v. Turk1999
Missouri Association of Trial Attorneys JournalTrial Tip - Find the Dastardly Deed1999


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Missouri-ColumbiaLawJD - Juris Doctor1981
University of Missouri, ColumbiaN/ABachelor of Science1977

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Civil Jury Trial DemonstrationOpening Statements2013
Annual Review of the LawRecognizing the Case Within the Case2013