Schmitt Law Firm, LLC - Kansas City personal injury attorneys

Meet The Attorneys Of Schmitt Law Firm, LLC

At Schmitt Law Firm, LLC, we bring 75 years of combined experience to your claim for full and fair injury compensation. Our injury lawyers in Kansas City are highly regarded, client-focused and always attentive to your immediate needs in Missouri or Kansas.

Your best possible result will be achieved with lawyers who take the time to understand you and your unique situation. We secure results that factor in your past, present and future damages and losses, including:

  • Medical expenses
  • Lost wages and loss of earning potential
  • Pain and suffering
  • Long-term care costs
  • Loss of companionship
  • Wrongful death benefits

Our attorneys are equipped to handle any personal injury, work injury, medical malpractice or insurance dispute case. We will work to put your mind at ease, treating your case with the care and attention you deserve.

Please follow the profile links below to learn more about each of our accomplished and dedicated attorneys.

Schedule A Free Consultation With An Attorney

We are happy to speak with you one-on-one. Please call us at your earliest convenience. We are always available by email or phone at 816-400-1000.

Our law firm will handle all legal costs of your case upfront and only charge attorneys fees if we are successful with a settlement or verdict.

Ben Schmitt

Attorney Ben Schmitt

Ben has more than 25 years of legal experience in Missouri and Kansas, and he has been first chair in more than 100 jury trials in state and federal courts. He is recognized by the Kansas City Business Journal, Super Lawyers,, and Martindale-Hubbell as one of the best personal injury lawyers in Missouri and Kansas. Ben was also recently named one the "Best Lawyers in America" and joined the Board of Governors of the Missouri Association of Trial Attorneys..

Nick Templin

Attorney Nick Templin

Nick is a proud graduate of the University of Kansas, where he received a bachelor of arts in political science and international studies. He went on to graduate from law school at Washburn University. After spending his first years in a general practice firm in Topeka, Nick has actively litigated numerous civil cases in the Kansas City metro area and beyond. Due to his past experience in insurance defense, Nick knows the ins and outs of how insurance companies and other corporations operate and utilizes that knowledge every day to effectively represent individuals that have been injured or otherwise wronged. His abilities as a trial lawyer led to his selection as a Rising Star by Super Lawyers in 2018. He is an active member of the Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association and the Missouri Association of Trial Attorneys.

Melody Roberts

Attorney Melody Roberts

Melody received her law degree from UMKC Law School. While in law school, Melody developed her trial skills by competing on the nationally ranked UMKC Mock Trial Team. Melody also gained courtroom experience as a judicial intern to the Honorable Stephen R. Bough in the Missouri Court of Appeals in the Western District as well as to the Honorable Jeffrey L. Bushur in the 16th Circuit Court of Jackson County, Missouri.

Tylor Whitham

Attorney Tylor Whitham

Attorney Tylor Whitham is a dedicated, knowledgeable attorney who puts his clients’ needs first. He initially became a lawyer to give a voice to the voiceless, and has since used his professional experience to help the injured fight for the compensation and justice they deserve.

Sam Barnett

Attorney Sam Barnett

Sam graduated from the University of St Andrews in St Andrews, Scotland where he studied International Relations and Economics. He then received his law degree from the University of Wisconsin. After law school, Sam moved to Kansas City where he began his career at a general practice law firm. It was there that Sam developed a passion for helping people who suffered injuries. He uses that passion and his years of experience to fight hard for every client so that they can get the compensation they deserve. Sam’s ability to both advocate for his clients and achieve results was recognized by Missouri Super Lawyers, who named him a Rising Star in 2019. In his spare time, Sam volunteers at the Midwest Innocence Project, is a big brother at Big Brothers Big Sisters of Kansas City, and plays as much hockey as he can.