Monte P. Clithero

Monte P. Clithero

Partner
Location:
Springfield, Missouri
Phone:
417-812-6786
Fax:
417-887-8431
Email:

Areas of Practice

  • General Insurance Defense
  • Medical Malpractice
  • General Business Practice

Litigation Percentage

  • 95% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Missouri, 1978
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Missouri, 1978
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 8th Circuit, 1992
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Missouri, 2009

Education

  • University of Missouri Columbia School of Law, Columbia, Missouri
    • J.D. - 1978
  • Culver-Stockton College, Canton, MO, USA
    • History & Political Science cum laude - 1975

Published Works

  • VexatiousRefusal to Pay Claims, Chapt. 17, Missouri Bar CLE, Damages, 2nd Ed, 1998

Honors and Awards

  • Best Lawyers in America(General Insurance Defense, Medical Malpractice), 2008
  • Best Lawyers’ 2016 Springfield Mo Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants Lawyer of the Year, 2016

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • American College of Trial Lawyers, Fellow, 2006 - Present
  • Litigation Counsel of America, Fellow, 2008 - Present
  • Association of Defense Trial Attorneys, Member, 2009 - Present
  • The Trial Law Institute , Member, 2011 - Present
  • American Bar Association, Member, 1978 - Present
  • Missouri Bar, Member, 1978 - Present
  • Springfield Metropolitan Bar Association, Member, 1978 - Present
  • Missouri Organization of Defense Lawyers, Member, 1998 - Present
  • International Association of Defense Counsel, Member, 1997 - Present
  • Defense Research Institute, Member, 1991 - Present