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Ransin Injury Law

David W. Ransin is an experienced personal injury lawyer in Missouri who is dedicated to fighting for those who have suffered catastrophic injuries in car accidentsmotorcycle accidents and trucking accidents. He foundedRansin Injury Law to give victims an advocate for their interests against the large insurance companies that are actively working against them. With 30 years of courtroom experience and a long history of community involvement, Ransin understands the needs of his clients as well as the intricacies of the laws and complex procedural rules associated with trial practice.


A Missouri native, Ransin was born in St. Louis where he attended Lindbergh High School. He received his Bachelor of Science in Business Administration in 1979 from the University of Missouri-Columbia, later receiving his Juris Doctor from the University Of Columbia School Of Law. Throughout his tenure in law school, Ransin was active in both trial and appellate organizations, honored as a member of the Order of the Barristers and the Board of Advocates. After graduating, he defended against medical malpractice at a medium-sized firm in Springfield and represented both plaintiffs and defendants while working at Woosley, Fisher, Whitaker & McDonald.


Ransin founded his own law practice in 1989, and he has since dedicated his career to representing victims of catastrophic injury, obtaining multi-million dollar settlements and jury verdicts for his clients. Through his connections and network of experts, Ransin begins investigating accidents from the very beginning to bolster each client’s case and uses the best and most advanced technologies available, so he is always prepared for trial even if the case never makes it to court.

Professional Achievements, Associations and Awards

As an experienced personal injury lawyer, Ransin has received numerous awards throughout his career, including:


  • Best Solo Attorney in Missouri for both 2007 and 2008

  • Top Attorney in Missouri

  • Top Attorney in Kansas

  • SASFC Distinguished Service Award

Ransin is admitted to practice law in all Missouri state courts, the United States District Court for the Western District of Missouri and the United States Supreme Court. He is an active member of the following professional associations:

  • Missouri State Bar Association

  • Illinois State Bar Association

  • Springfield Metropolitan Bar Association

  • Missouri Association of Trial Attorneys

  • Association of Trial Lawyers of America

Ransin Injury Law is a firm dedicated to obtaining results for victims of catastrophic accidents and their families. If you or a loved one has suffered personal injury or wrongful death from an accident or as the result of another’s negligence, contact our firm today for a free, no obligation consultation to discuss the merits of you case and the legal options available to you.


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Practice Areas


  1. Motorcycle Accident: 34%
  2. Personal Injury: 33%
  3. Slip and Fall Accident: 33%



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Attorney Endorsements

8 total 

  • Christopher W Dysart

    I endorse this David Ransin. He would be an exceptional choice for anyone seeking legal representation.


    Christopher Dysart Car Accidents Attorney
    Relationship: Other

  • Michael S. Waddington

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


    Michael Waddington Military Law Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Ransin Injury Law

1650 E Battlefield Road
Suite 140
Springfield, MO, 65804-3733


MOGood Standing, Active198201/08/2013
ILVoluntarily Inactive198408/17/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Distinguished Service AwardSASFC2008
Best Solo Missouri AttorneyBest Lawyers in America2007
Top Solo Attorney in MissouriBest Lawyers in America2006
Honored MemberOrder of the Barristers and the Board of AdvocatesN/A
Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
OwnerRansin Injury Law1989 - Present
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Missouri State Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Kansas Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Personal Injury Accident$3,900,000 Settlement
I-29 Head On Fatality Crash$1,165,000 Settlement
Pickup Car Accident Springfield Missouri$1,107,500 Settlement
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Publication NameTitleDate
Motorcycle Awareness5th Annual Motorcycle Awareness Ride2012
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Missouri - Columbia School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1982
University of Missouri, ColumbiaBusiness AdministrationBS - Bachelor of Science1979
Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Springfield Motorcycle Awareness RideMotorcycle Awareness2012