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  • J. Scott Bertram

    Kansas City Product Liability Attorney

    J. Scott Bertram represents clients in catastrophic injury and death cases involving pharmaceutical products liability, medical negligence, nursing home negligence, and personal injuries. Our Kansas City product liability lawyer has had decades of experience with these cases and has a proven track record for success.

    During law school and in his early practice, Mr. Bertram interned at the Public Defender's Office for Jackson County, Missouri and worked as a staff attorney for the Legal Aid and Defender Society of Greater Kansas City until 1977, when he entered private practice. While working for Legal Aid, he tried over 1,000 non-jury trials in the Municipal Courts of Kansas City, Missouri.

    Sharing His Knowledge

    Mr. Bertram has contributed as an author to several texts, including "Medical Malpractice in Missouri" and "Trial Advocacy in Missouri", and is also a former Chairman of the Lawyers for Children Committee of the Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association. Our Kansas City product liability attorney has spoken both locally and nationally at seminars on pharmaceutical product liability litigation and medical malpractices.

    Known for Excellence

    Mr. Bertram was selected as "The Best of the Bar" in personal injury and civil litigation by members of the local Kansas City Bar in 2004, 2005, 2006, and 2007. Born in Springfield, Missouri, Mr. Bertram's two children Benjamin and Blair followed him into law and join him now in their Bertram & Graf, L.L.C. firm.

    To see how our Kansas City product liability attorney's experience can help you win your case, call us at (888) 398-2277 today!

  • Education

    • Missouri State University- Bachelors of Science, Sociology, 1971
    • University of Missouri at Kansas City Law School- Juris Doctor, 1974

  • Bar Admissions​

    • Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association
  • Profesional Associations

    • American Association for Justice
    • Missouri Association of Trial Attorneys
    • Kansas Trial Lawyers Association
  • Testimonials
  • Results

    • 2009: As a co-counselor, recovery obtained for over 120, 000 individuals who took Vioxx, a pain killer
    • 2009: As a co-counselor, confidential settlement obtained for individuals who took Celebrex, a pain killer
    • 2008: As a co-counselor, over $100, 000 recovered for individuals who took the diet drug, Fen-Phen
    • 2007: As a co-counselor, over $20, 000, 000 obtained for individuals who took the diet drug, Fen-Phen
    • 2005: As a co-counselor, over $5, 000, 000 recovered for intermediate opt-out individuals who made claims against the diet drug, Fen-Phen
    • Confidential settlement obtained for claimants against Fleet, in Oral Sodium Phosphate Solution-Based Product Liability case

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