Schmitt Law Firm, LLC - Kansas City personal injury attorneys

Sam Barnett

Sam Barnett

Kansas City, Missouri

Attorney Profile

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.


  • J.D., University of Wisconsin
  • B.A./M.A. (Hons.), University of St Andrews

Bar Admissions & Professional Affiliations

  • Missouri
  • New York
  • Wisconsin
  • Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association
  • Missouri Association of Trial Attorneys

Awards & Publications

  • Missouri Super Lawyers, Rising Star 2019
Ben Schmitt

Attorney Ben Schmitt

Mr. Schmitt has over 25 years of legal experience in Missouri and Kansas, and he has been first chair in over 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.