Premises Liability

At Rynearson, Suess, Schnurbusch & Champion, L.L.C. (RSSC), we understand the challenges businesses in Missouri and Illinois face when it comes to premises liability claims. Premises liability refers to a legal responsibility that a property owner or occupier has to provide a safe environment for visitors. If someone is injured on your property, you could be held liable for their damages.

Our experienced premises liability defense attorneys in St. Louis, Edwardsville, and Kansas City can help you navigate the complexities of these claims and protect your business interests.

What We Do

Our team of seasoned litigators has a proven track record of defending businesses and insurers against a wide range of premises liability claims, including:

  • Slip and fall accidents
  • Trip and fall accidents
  • Negligent security
  • Inadequate maintenance
  • Swimming pool accidents
  • Elevator and escalator accidents
  • Injuries caused by falling merchandise


Our Approach to Premises Liability Defense

We take a comprehensive approach to premises liability defense, focusing on:

  • Thorough Investigation: We will meticulously investigate the claim to determine the cause of the accident and identify any potential defenses.
  • Risk Management: We will work with you to identify and address potential hazards on your property to prevent future accidents.
  • Expert Witness Testimony: When necessary, we will retain qualified experts to provide testimony on issues such as safety standards, building codes, and accident reconstruction.
  • Aggressive Representation: We will negotiate aggressively with the opposing party to secure a favorable outcome for your business.
  • Trial Experience: In the event your case goes to trial, our skilled litigators will represent you zealously in court.


Why Choose RSSC for Premises Liability Defense in Missouri and Illinois?

  • Extensive Experience: Our attorneys have over 300 years of combined legal experience handling complex premises liability cases.
  • Proven Track Record: We have a successful history of achieving positive results for our clients.
  • National Recognition: Our attorneys are recognized as leaders in the legal community, with several included in Super Lawyers of Missouri and Kansas.
  • Cost-Effective Representation: We are committed to providing cost-effective legal solutions that meet your business needs.
  • Responsive Communication: We will keep you informed of the progress of your case every step of the way.


Contact Our Missouri and Illinois Premises Liability Defense Lawyers Today

If you are facing a premises liability claim in Missouri or Illinois, contact Rynearson, Suess, Schnurbusch & Champion, L.L.C. for a consultation. We offer locations in St. Louis, Edwardsville, and Kansas City to conveniently serve businesses throughout the region. Call us at (314) 421-4430 (St. Louis), (816) 421-4000 (Kansas City), or (618) 659-0588 (Edwardsville) to discuss your case.