Our dedication to our clients and our determination to seek justice have lead our firm to record-setting victories. Learn more about some of our most notable cases.
Peterson & Associates, P.C. is a Kansas City, Missouri-based personal
injury law firm that pursues cases such as serious injury, mass torts,
product liability, Social Security Disability, auto accidents, and nursing
home abuse for victims. Over the years, we have successfully recovered more than
$425 million in verdicts and settlements* for our clients.
If you or a loved one has been wronged by the negligence, liability, or wrongdoing of another, get in touch with our Kansas City injury law firm today.
In 1993 David M. Peterson founded Peterson & Associates, P.C. a highly aggressive and successful plaintiffs-only mass tort and personal injury law firm that handles all types of catastrophic personal injury cases, with an emphasis in the areas of pharmaceutical and medical device litigation. He has obtained well in excess of one million dollars in successful judgments and verdicts. He has collected over $425 million* on behalf of his clients.View Full Bio
Brian Tadtman joined Peterson & Associates, P.C. in 2014. Prior to joining the firm, he worked in complex civil litigation in Kansas City, Missouri and Denver, Colorado.View Full Bio
Derrick Pearce brings nearly two decades of personal injury experience to Peterson & Associates. He is a graduate of the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Law, and formerly clerked for the Office of the Attorney General for the State of Missouri.View Full Bio
Sara Faubion Stiokovits exclusively focuses her practice on representing plaintiffs in mass tort litigation. She is a graduate of University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Law, and is passionate about helping those who have been harmed by dangerous drugs and medical devices.View Full Bio
Nicholas S. Clevenger joined Peterson & Associates, P.C. as an associate in April 2005. Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Clevenger clerked at the firm for over a year, gaining valuable experience in the practice areas of personal injury, pharmaceutical and medical malpractice and mass tort litigation. Since joining the firm, Mr. Clevenger has exclusively represented the injured.View Full Bio
Craig Gustafson is a skilled litigator with excellent judgment, developed and honed over the course of almost thirty years of experience in high-stakes personal injury, complex and consumer protection litigation. Mr. Gustafson is licensed to practice law in Missouri and Kansas.View Full Bio
Kyle M. Sanford joined Peterson & Associates, P.C. as an associate in January 2013. Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Sanford clerked at two area plaintiff’s firm for two years where he learned valuable skills which have undoubtedly helped him make a successful transition to the firm.View Full Bio
When you are up against huge corporations, you need a strong advocate in your corner who can match your opponent’s resources and tenacity. Peterson & Associates is that strong advocate.
We take on cases because we care about the individual and their cause. If you were wronged and are looking for an advocate who is not just experienced, but compassionate, turn to our law firm.
We are not known for taking the easy way out, to say the least. When we take on a client’s case, we are relentless in our pursuit of justice for that individual.
"We developed The Peterson Foundation to support children in need throughout the Kansas City area — to affect positive change and help brighten our children's future. Its mission is to help children in any way we can. We hope to grow the foundation over the coming years and expand its reach and support as far as possible" —Dave & Krista Peterson.Learn About the Peterson Foundation