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Cape Girardeau, Missouri accident & injury law firm

  • Accident & Injury
  • Automobile Accidents
  • Slip & Fall Accidents
  • Wrongful Death

At Cook, Barkett, Ponder & Wolz, we’ve litigated cases from Kansas City to Cape Girardeau, from Phoenix to Philadelphia and Miami to Minneapolis. With over 100 years of combined trial experience, we’re at home in the Federal Courts, the Courts of Appeals and the State Court systems.

We care about our clients, and keeping our community safe. That’s the reason we get up every day and do what we do. If you or a loved one has been injured and someone else is responsible, find out how we can help with a free consultation.

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Phillip J. Barkett, Jr.

Lawyer Phillip John Barkett, Jr., graduated from University of Notre Dame, Class of 1970, B.S., maxima cum laude Harvard Law School, Class of 1973, J.D., cum laude, is now employed by Cook, Barkett, Ponder & Wolz at 1610 N. Kings Hwy., Ste. 201 Cape Girardeau, MO 63701.

While being a member of , Phillip John Barkett, Jr. is one of the more than one million lawyers in United States. Before choosing Phillip John Barkett, Jr. as your lawyer, you should consider whether Phillip John Barkett, Jr. offers free consultation, (if not) how much the initial interview costs, if there is any hidden attorney fees, what's the fee schedule, whether he or she has good community reputation and is able to provide a list of good references. You can also contact the Board of Professional Responsibility of the state bar, to find out if Phillip John Barkett, Jr. has ever been placed under any disciplinary actions. Please be aware that, though Phillip John Barkett, Jr.'s office is located at Cape Girardeau, MO, he or she might belong to the bar association of other states.

You should also ask how long the lawyer has been in practice, how much experience he or she has in cases like yours, and more importantly, the outcomes of those cases! Focus of the lawyer's practice and years of experience are also very important factors in your evaluation process. The more focused the lawyer's practice areas, the better service he or she could provide. So do not make decisions solely on one or two factors. Only hire lawyers you feel comfortable with as they will represent you and your interests, and you will be sharing private details about your life with them.

Phillip John Barkett, Jr. has been admitted in 1973, Indiana; 1974, Massachusetts; 1975, Missouri;. His or her practice areas include General Trial Practice, Personal Injury, Products Liability, Workers Compensation.

  • Harvard University Law School - Juris Doctor - 1973
  • University of Notre Dame - Bachelor of Science - 1970
  • COURTS: Missouri, Indiana and Massachusetts State Courts, Missouri Court of Appeals
  • MEMBER: The Cape Girardeau County Bar Association, The Missouri Bar, Missouri Association of Trial Lawyers
Cook Barkett Ponder & Wolz
1610 N Kingshighway St #201, Cape Girardeau, MO 63701
(573) 335-6651
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