Practice Areas

  • Missouri Workers Compensation Attorneys
  • Kansas Workers Compensation Attorneys
  • Industrial Accidents
  • Workplace Injury Attorneys
  • Auto / Motorcycle Accidents
  • Trucking Accidents
  • Wrongful Death
  • Personal Injury
  • Social Security Disability


We expect to win every case we handle. We truly consider every injury personal. In our pursuit of justice we are aggressive, creative and tireless. If you were hurt at work, in an auto accident or are filing for disability, consider how our law office could help! We always offer a free initial consultation, and accept cases where we believe we can help you pursue justice.

At The Law Office of William L. Phalen, you will receive personal attention and unmatched legal representation. We bring 50 years’ experience of representing everyday people in pursuit of justice.

Workplace Injuries

Were you hurt at work or injured on the job? Is constant pain from a workplace accident keeping you from doing the activities you enjoy? We’re here for you.

Don’t be overwhelmed by mounting medical bills and harassing debt collectors. Don’t let work comp insurance companies force you into a situation you’re not comfortable with. Let The Law Office of William L. Phalen help!

Our compassionate attorneys are different – we listen! Unlike big insurance companies who want to make problem cases disappear, we are interested in hearing your story. It’s a simple principle: The Law Office of William L. Phalen believes. We believe in you, we believe in justice for those hurt on the job and we’re willing to fight for both! Don’t be silenced by corporate red tape; call The Law Office of William L. Phalen to tell your story.

Latest News

Social Security Disability Hearings

Several Social Security Disability claimants had their day in court this afternoon in Independence. The … Read more...

Easter Hours

Our offices will be closed on Friday, April 14 in observance of Good Friday.  We will reopen Monday … Read more...

MAX Benefit Amount for Permanent Total Disability Awarded to Phalen Client

An injured Kansas worker was recently found permanently and totally disabled in a decision by the Kansas … Read more...

The expertise of The Law Office of William L. Phalen over the last several decades has helped define the case law that is intended to protect the rights of injured individuals. We are in the court room almost every day of the week fighting for our clients who were hurt at work or in an auto accident. Our attorneys represent individuals denied social security disability benefits on a regular basis through out our community. We bring this expertise, background and reputation to court in every case.

Our attorneys are licensed in the State of Kansas and the State of Missouri. We are available to handle cases throughout these states. Currently, we have 3 locations to serve you best, with offices in Kansas City, Pittsburg and Coffeyville, KS. We will make ourselves available even traveling across the area. We will go wherever we can to do our job and further the interests of our clients.