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Christopher L. Yarbro focuses his practice in handling medical negligence, products liability, automobile accident, trucking accidents, wrongful death, insurance disputes and other serious injury cases. Chris has obtained million and multi-million settlements and judgments for his clients. Chris has tried numerous civil jury trials and handled multiple out-state cases in Arkansas, Tennessee and Florida. Chris is a member of Missouri Association of Trial Attorneys (MATA), an organization dedicated to protecting the rights of individuals harmed by the wrongful conduct of others.


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Languages spoken: English, German

Practice areas


  1. Personal Injury: 50%
    12 years, 500 cases
  2. Insurance: 20%
    12 years, 50 cases
  3. Criminal Defense: 15%
    12 years, 150 cases
  4. Trucking Accident: 10%
    12 years, 15 cases
  5. Medical Malpractice: 5%
    12 years, 15 cases



Hourly ($200/hour), contingent (25-40%)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

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Contact info

Kennedy, Kennedy Robbins & Yarbro LC

P.O. Box 696
1165 Cherry St.
Poplar Bluff, MO, 63902


MOGood Standing, Active200401/08/2013
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Top 100 Trial LawyersNational Trial Lawyers2014
BV DistinguishedMartindale-Hubbell2009
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
OwnerKennedy, Kennedy, Robbins & Yarbro, Lc2004 - Present
Association namePosition nameDuration
National Trial Lawyers AssociationTop 1002014 - Present
Missouri Association of Trial AttorneysMember2008 - Present
Missouri BarMember2004 - Present
Butler County Bar AssociationMember2004 - Present
American Association for JusticeMember2004 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Industrial AccidentJudgment - $4,000,000
Trucking AccidentSettlement - $1,800,000
Trucking AccidentSettlement - $1,500,000
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Publication nameTitleDate
St. Louis Dispatch - OP EdMedical Malpractice Reform Could Exact Huge Costs2011
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Missouri - Columbia School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2004
University of Missouri, ColumbiaN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts2001
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Voice of the Ozaarks MeetingsONSR - General Management Plan2008