Hammond and Shinners, P.C. has three lawyers who specialize in representing injured workers in Missouri and Illinois workers’ compensation cases. Joe Larrew, Ann Dalton, and Bob Mandava are active members of the Missouri Association of Trial Attorneys (MATA), the Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis (BAMSL), and the Workers Injury Law & Advocacy Group (WILG). They have and continue to offer their expertise to numerous legal associations and union groups, including the St. Louis County Bar Association, BAMSL, the Missouri Bar Association, United Food and Commercial Workers, District 9 Machinists, Operating Engineers, Teamsters Joint Council and Teamster Locals 600 and 618. With a combined experience of almost 50 years, our lawyers have tried hundreds of cases and recovered benefits for injured workers against such companies as Airborne Express, AmerenUE, American Airlines, Anheuser Busch, Chrysler, Coca-Cola, Dierberg’s, Laclede Gas/Spire, McDonald Douglas/Boeing, Roadway Express, Schnucks, Shop ‘N Save, USF Holland, Yellow Freight and hundreds of other employers. Successful claims have been made against workers’ compensation insurance companies including AETNA, AIG, Amerisure, CIGNA, CNA, Fireman’s Fund, Liberty Mutual, Missouri Employers’ Mutual, Travelers, and many others. Our workers’ compensation clients are not required to pay a retainer nor are they asked to advance the costs of litigation except in the most unusual circumstances. All workers’ compensation claims are handled on a contingency fee basis with the maximum fee being 25% in Missouri and 20% in Illinois. For more information, read our article.