Skilled Kansas City Personal Injury Lawyer

Bill Manson holds a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration-Finance from the University of Missouri-Columbia and a Juris Doctorate of Law degree from the University of Missouri-Kansas City. Like his partner, Bill holds the highest legal rating (AV) from Martindale-Hubbell. Since 2012, Bill has been selected to present Continuing Legal Education sessions, sharing his knowledge with other Missouri attorneys at the Annual Worker’s Compensation Institute seminar sponsored by the Missouri Bar. Bill began his legal career with one of Kansas City’s largest law firms. From 1987 through 1989, he completed multi-million dollar mergers and acquisitions in the firm’s Corporate Law department. Bill opened his own law practice in 1989 and formed Adler & Manson with Jim Adler in 1995. To help finance his education, Bill played drums in rock bands throughout college and law school. Today he plays in clubs and private venues across Kansas City with his band, The Suburbans. Bill and his family are members of Good Shepherd Catholic Church in Shawnee, Kansas. See what Bill’s clients have to say.

To learn more about how our team can help you recover the compensation you deserve, call Bill at 816.333.0400 Ext. 3. Or you can contact us by email.

Areas of Practice

  • 75% Worker’s Compensation (Claimant)
  • 25% Personal Injury/Bodily Injury(Plaintiff)

Bar Admissions

  • Missouri, 1987
  • Kansas, 2001
  • U.S. District Court District of Kansas
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Missouri


  • University of Missouri Kansas City School of Law – Kansas City, Missouri
    • J.D.
  • University of Missouri – Columbia, Missouri
    • B.A.
    • Major: Finance

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association
  • Missouri & Kansas Bar Associations

Honors and Awards

  • Expertise rated as a top Workers’ Compensation and  personal injury attorney
  • Lawyers of Distinction
In addition to free consultations, we accept cases on a contingency fee basis. This means you owe us nothing unless we recover for you. Fill out the form below to get started.