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Injury and Accident Attorneys Serving St. Louis, Nearby Missouri, Fairview Heights, and Nearby Illinois

January 14, 2019
We often label them as Sunday drivers for their slow speeds on our roadways, but there’s a more sinister reason to keep an eye out for older drivers – it seems they have higher rates of fatalities (based on miles driven) than any other age group, according to the Insurance Institute for Highway... Read Full Post
Category: Car Accident
January 02, 2019
In this short video, St. Louis criminal defense attorney Ed Brown discusses how long you can expect cases involving misdemeanor charges and those involving felony charges to last. He also discusses factors, such as the negotiation process, that can serve to shorten or lengthen the process. If you... Read Full Post
December 17, 2018
The amount of time it takes to settle a car accident claim depends on several factors unique to the case. For example: How serious is the injury? How many people are involved? How long-term are the expected consequences? When you are injured in an accident, it is best to speak with an experienced... Read Full Post
Category: Car Accident
December 11, 2018
When you receive an insurance settlement for a car accident, it may seem sufficient. For the time, it may cover all related expenses. It may even give the impression of providing long-term compensation - at least long enough for you to recover. Sadly, most insurance settlements fall short of fair.... Read Full Post
December 04, 2018
At Brown & Brown, we always discuss costs up front, helping to ensure there are no surprises during your time with us - but how much your case will cost depends on factors that entirely unique to your situation. In the short video below, St. Louis criminal defense lawyer Ed Brown discusses the... Read Full Post
November 27, 2018
Truck accidents are often much more complex than other types of motor vehicle accidents. Even a minor truck accident can involve multiple parties, some of whom may not even be in the same state as the accident, and getting fair compensation can be incredibly difficult. This is just one of the... Read Full Post
November 14, 2018
AAA projects 54.3 million people will travel more than 50 miles to celebrate this upcoming Thanksgiving, marking a 4.8% increase over last year. Of the total number, 48.5 million people are expected to travel by car to their destination, placing  2.5 million more vehicles on the road than last year... Read Full Post
November 08, 2018
St. Louis personal injury and workers’ compensation attorney, Dan Brown, founded Brown & Brown with his brother, Ed, in 1993. Since that time, Dan has focused his practice on helping people injured in accidents get fair and full compensation. A Missouri native, Attorney Brown holds a sincere... Read Full Post
October 18, 2018
If you’ve been arrested for possession of a controlled substance - whether it’s a minor offense for marijuana or a large offense for cocaine or heroin - you need a drug possession defense attorney on your side right away. Ed Brown and our criminal defense team have decades of experience helping... Read Full Post
Category: Traffic and DUI
October 11, 2018
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration reports that there were 37,133 fatal auto accidents in 2017, a 1.8% decrease over 2016. The largest drop in fatal accidents was seen in bicyclists, a group who saw an 8.1% reduction in deadly accidents last year. The drivers and passengers of... Read Full Post