William Thomas Beadle
U.S. District Court Western District of Missouri, 1998
Honors & Awards
Missouri and Kansas Superlawyers-Rising Star 2011
Missouri and Kansas Superlawyers-Rising Star 2012
National Trial Lawyers-Top 100 Trial Lawyers 2012
Professional Associations & Memberships
Missouri Association of Trial Attorneys (MATA), The Missouri Trial Attorney, Copy Editor
Missouri Association of Trial Attorneys (MATA), Board of Governors
The Missouri Bar Association
Springfield Metropolitan Bar Association
Illinois State Bar Association
American Association for Justice (AAJ)
William Beadle has always been focused on representing individuals who have been injured due to the negligence of others. A recipient of a number of legal awards, he has shown his prowess as a lawyer who will fight for the best for his clients, no matter how big the challenge may seem.
He has a proven record in the courtroom and has routinely tried cases to jury verdict over the past twenty years. He has tried over 15 cases to jury verdict in Greene, Christian, Taney, Dallas, Laclede, Boone, and several other counties in Missouri in auto accident, slip and fall and workers compensation cases. Notably, he has obtained verdicts where the prior settlement offer was zero and has also obtained verdicts in excess of 40 times the the last settlement offer.
William Beadle is a graduate of Bradley University, obtaining a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and English. He went on to receive his law school education from St. Louis University, focusing in trial advocacy. Following his education, he went on to become a founding member of Tolbert Beadle, representing personal injury victims from the inception of the firm. He also was elected to the Board of Governors of the Missouri Association of Trial Attorneys. Additionally, given his trial experience, he is a frequent speaker on the topic of trial practice for continuing legal education for other attorneys.
He goes above and beyond with his volunteer work in the past and present with the Ronald McDonald House Charities, Boy Scouts of America and Isabel’s House Crisis Nursery of the Ozarks. William Beadle also enjoys competitive athleticism, competing in Triathlons and CrossFit competitions.