John Kail Springfield MO DWI and Criminal Defense Attorney

The Expertise You Want and The Personal Attention You Deserve


“I do what I do because it is the right thing to do. I am a warrior and it is the way of the warrior to fight superior odds.”  —Paul Watson

We believe that our clients are simply people who need our help both inside and outside of the courtroom in dealing with the judicial system or the Missouri Department of Revenue. They want straight talk from trusted criminal defense attorneys who will consistently deliver high quality legal representation in a friendly and professional manner while achieving superior results. Our firm strives every day to fulfill that goal.

National Top 100 Trial Lawyer Award Winner


criminal Defense Areas of Expertise


Our Core Principles for Criminal Defense

Whether DWI or Criminal Defense, We want to Hear What you Have To Say.

We want you to hear what you need to know about your DWI or Criminal case

We want to do new things in new ways for the benefit of our clients

We want to demonstrate the many ways we can help you in this difficult time

We want to get you the best result possible in your DWI or Criminal case

We have the experience you need for intelligent analysis and decision-making. We have the ability to develop and execute a winning defense strategy. Most importantly, we have the desire to help you in every way possible when you need it the most.

The consequences of one mistake can last a lifetime.  It is crucial that you select a criminal defense attorney with the knowledge, expertise and ability to get the right result for you. I believe that I am that attorney and the one best suited to help you in your time of need. Please take the time to learn more through our website about our experience, reputation and our ability to get you the result you want and need in your DWI or criminal defense case.

The time to act is now. Together, we can begin the fight to change the direction of your future. Contact us at 417-869-4680 or here to get started. We work with clients in Greene County, Springfield, and across the state of Missouri.