Kansas City
Over $1 Billion in Verdicts and Recoveries

Anita Porte Robb

Anita Porte Robb is a Cum Laude graduate of The University of Michigan Law School. Ms. Robb is a nationally respected advocate. The National Law Journal recognized Anita in 2001 as one of the Top Ten women trial lawyers in the country, and in 2006 Lawyers USA recognized her as one of five "Women of Note" nationwide.

Ms. Robb has appeared frequently in the media as a spokesperson for victims' rights. She has used issues raised in her cases as a springboard for policy debates in courts and the legislature. She is a Past President of the Association for Women Lawyers of Greater Kansas City, and serves as a member of the Board of Governors for the Missouri Association of Trial Attorneys (MATA). She is a past Chair of the Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association's Medical Legal Committee. She has addressed numerous continuing legal education groups both locally and nationwide, including the American Bar Association's Section of Litigation, the American Law Institute's (ALI-ABA) programs nationwide, and numerous local groups, such as the Missouri Association of Trial Attorneys (MATA) and the Lawyers Association of Greater Kansas City.

Ms. Robb has been selected by her peers as one of "The Best Lawyers In America", which has come to be regarded by both the legal profession and the public as the definitive guide to legal excellence in the United States. As an educator, Ms. Robb has authored Missouri's New Medical Malpractice Law: Practice Guidebook and Forms, a textbook published numerous times by The University of Missouri Kansas City School of Law. She has served on the faculty of the Missouri Judicial College, the statewide conference and legal review course for Missouri judges, attended by sitting judges from across the state. She was selected to present the "Master's Trial Program" on "The Art of Closing Argument" at the Annual Meeting of The Missouri Bar/Missouri Judicial Conference in Springfield, Missouri in September of 2007.

In 2014 Ms. Robb received the "Influential Appellate Advocate" award in the state of Missouri for her work on the successful appeal of a $52.5 million plane crash case. In 2014 she was also honored as a "Legal Rainmaker" by Ingram's Magazine.

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Personal Injury Lawyers - Kansas City, Missouri

Personal injury is an area of law that pertains to the injury of an individual. Both physical and emotional injuries fall into this branch of tort law. A personal injury lawyer is generally involved in cases where an injury has occurred due to the negligence of another party.

Examples of cases that a personal injury lawyer in Kansas City, Missouri can assist with include workplace accidents, falling or other accidents in the home, premises liability, defective and hazardous product cases, and dental and medical malpractice cases. If negligence on behalf of another party can be proved in court, compensation may be awarded.

Personal injury attorneys can also assist with industrial disease cases that may include respiratory diseases or a decline in health due to hazardous occupational conditions. These and other medical cases are often very complex, and it is advised that all aspects of the claim be handled by an experienced attorney.

Wrongful Death Lawyers - Kansas City, Missouri

Wrongful death falls under the common law jurisdictions wherein a person may be held liable for a death. It is important to note that wrongful death is the only course of legal action in which a company, rather than an individual, is at fault for a death.

In Kansas City, Missouri, cases involving wrongful death accidents require a preponderance of evidence as the standard of proof. Generally, the suit is filed by close relatives.

This web site is designed for general information only. The information presented at this site should not be construed to be formal legal advice nor the formation of a lawyer/client relationship. Past results afford no guarantee of future results. Every case is different and must be judged on its own merits.

Robb & Robb LLC One Kansas City Place, Suite 3900 - 1200 Main Street , Kansas City , Missouri 64105

Telephone: 816-474-8080 Facsimile: 816-474-8081 Toll-Free: 1-800-474-1339