Kevin D. Wayman

Kevin D. Wayman

Owner
Location:
St. Louis, Missouri
Phone:
314-635-7594
Fax:
314-525-7178
Email:

Born in San Jose, California, Kevin D. Wayman received his Bachelor of Science - Political Science undergraduate degree in 1985, the University of Missouri - St. Louis and his Law Degree, 1988, from St. Louis University. After graduating from law school, Kevin received the position of Law Clerk to United States District Court Judges Meredith, Harper and Filippine, responsible for researching and drafting memorandum, orders and judgments for the respective US District Judges. After leaving the US District Courts, Kevin was an associate attorney for the law firm of Amelung, Wulff and Willenbrock, handling insurance defense matter in personal injury and workers’ compensation cases. Kevin handled several cases to verdict during his two year association with Amelung, Wulff and Willenbrock. After leaving the insurance defense practice, Kevin started his association with Swaney, Ram, Wayman and Healey, becoming a partner in 1997. Kevin was a partner with Swaney, Ram, Wayman and Healey until 2008, when he chose to establish his own practice concentrating in Personal Injury, Workers Compensation, Social Security and Traffic matters. Since April of 2008, Kevin’s law firm has achieved several favorable results in civil jury trials, Social Security Claims and Workers’ Compensation hearings.

Kevin’s current practice includes a concentration in matters involving Personal Injury, Worker’s Compensation, Social Security, Traffic tickets and other general matters. He has successfully litigated cases involving all aspects of Workers’ Compensation, including wrongful death, permanent total disability, and disputed repetitive trauma claims; Personal Injury claims, including automobile collisions, premises liability and wrongful death cases; Social Security claims; and, Traffic tickets. Additionally, Kevin has handled and litigated personal injury matters involving automobile collisions, premises liability and wrongful death cases.

Kevin is licensed to practice law in all Missouri Courts and is admitted to practice in the Federal District Courts and the US Court of Appeals in Missouri. Kevin is a member of the Missouri Bar and has been active in the Missouri Bar Pro-Bono program as well as the US District Courts Historical Committee.

Kevin has resided in the St. Louis area for over thirty years with his wife and four sons.

Areas of Practice

  • 25% Personal Injury
  • 25% Workers' Compensation
  • 25% Social Security Disability SSDI SSI
  • 10% Traffic
  • 8% Wills and Estates
  • 7% Contracts - Corporations, Debt and Partnerships

Litigation Percentage

  • 80% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Missouri, 1989
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Missouri, 1991
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 8th Circuit, 1991

Education

  • Saint Louis University School of Law, St. Louis, Missouri
    • J.D. - 1988
  • University of Missouri-St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri
    • B.A. & B.S. cum laude - 1985
    • Major: Political Science

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Missouri Bar Association, Member

Past Employment Positions

  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Missouri, Law Clerk, 1988 - 1991
  • Amelung, Wolff and Willenbrock, Associate Attorney, 1991 - 1993
  • Swaney, Ram and Wayman, Partner, 1993 - 2008

Pro Bono Activities

  • St. Louis University School of Law Moot Court Judge, 2015 - 2016