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Robert Samuel Bruer

Robert Samuel Bruer

also known as Rob Bruer

Practice areas:

Lawsuits / Disputes, Appeals, Personal Injury, Car / Auto Accident, Medical Malpractice

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About Me

In private practice since 1995, Rob has focused on all aspects of civil litigation, serving as lead counsel in state and federal trial and appellate courts for cases involving personal injury, medical malpractice, civil rights, wrongful death, products liability, insurance disputes, and commercial litigation. Since 2000, Rob’s practice has been focused on representing individuals and families in all types of personal injury and wrongful death claims.

Rob is admitted to practice before all Missouri courts, all Kansas courts, the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Missouri, the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Missouri, the U.S. District Court for the Central District of Illinois, the U.S. District Court for the District of Kansas, and the Eighth U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals. He has argued cases before the Missouri Court of Appeals for the Western and Eastern Districts, as well as the Kansas Court of Appeals. He has also handled matters or been admitted to practice pro hac vice before state and federal courts in Colorado, Connecticut, Illinois, Iowa, and Nevada.


Practice Areas

Licensed since 1995

  1. Medical Malpractice: 20%
  2. Car / Auto Accident: 20%
  3. Personal Injury: 20%
  4. Appeals: 20%
  5. Lawsuits / Disputes: 20%



Hourly ($125-325/hour), Contingent (9-50%), Fixed (Sometimes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check

Attorney Endorsements

3 total 

  • Jason Michael Krebs

    Rob is an outstanding lawyer and my first call for client's who need a Kansas injury lawyer.


    Jason Krebs Personal Injury Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

  • Michael S. Waddington

    I endorse Robert. 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

Bruer Law Firm, L.L.C.

1040 New Hampshire Street, Suite 18
Lawrence, KS, 66044



KSAuthorized to practice law199608/09/2015
MOGood Standing, Active199501/08/2013

Professional Misconduct

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

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Super LawyerMissouri Super Lawyers2013

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
AttorneyBruer Law Firm, L.L.C.2015 - Present
AttorneyThe Gorny Law Firm, LC2014 - Present
AttorneyBruer Wooddell & Harrell, P.C.2005 - 2013


Association NamePosition NameDuration
Missouri Association of Trial AttorneysBoard of Governors2006 - Present

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
Miller v. SSMN/A
Perkins v. DvorakN/A
Seippel-Cress v. LacKampN/A

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Publication NameTitleDate
Missouri Bar CLE DeskbookUse of An Expert in Proving Damages2012
Missouri Law ReviewLoss of a Chance as a Cause of Action in Medical Malpractice Cases1995


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Missouri - Columbia School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1995
University of Missouri, ColumbiaHistory and Anthropology (double)BA - Bachelor of Arts1992

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Continuing Legal EducationHandling Difficult Issues2012
Continuing Legal EducationHow to Deal in Litigation2011
Continuing Legal EducationInsurance Fundamentals2011
Continuing Legal EducationSophisticated Tips and Strategies2011
Continuing Legal EducationPlaintiff's Personal Injury2010
Continuing Legal EducationDeciphering Medical Records2009
Continuing Legal EducationPremises Liability2008
Continuing Legal EducationTrial Advocacy2008