The KC Road Lawyers, Chris Benjamin and Charlie Dickman, fight to give their clients a fair shake in the legal system. They want you to enjoy your time on the road while they handle the legal stuff; knocking down hurdles and cutting through red tape. Chris and Charlie have helped to collect millions of dollars for their clients, have worked through thousands of cases, and have taken hundreds of cases to trial.
Chris and Charlie are known as both aggressive advocates and compassionate counselors. They are determined to win every case they handle, while also helping people to make the right decisions for their families and themselves. You can depend on the KC Road Lawyers’ experienced attorneys to provide sound advice and aggressive representation at all stages of the legal process. No matter if you have suffered serious injuries or are dealing with a traffic ticket, the KC Road Lawyers are here to help!
Chris Benjamin is a trial attorney who practices in the areas of personal injury and traffic law. Besides being an attorney, he also serves as the municipal judge in Garden City, Missouri. Chris has handled over a hundred bench trials in both the Kansas City area and Cass County Missouri. He was selected as a “Rising Star” by the Missouri and Kansas Super Lawyers publication in 2010, 2011, 2013, 2014, and 2015. Chris was also selected as a Top 40 under 40 member of the National Trial Lawyers organization.
Chris’ past professional work includes serving as Chief of Staff to the Speaker of the Missouri House of Representatives and serving as General Counsel to the Majority Floor Leader of the Missouri House of Representatives. He has even served on the staff of the Missouri Senate. Chris is a past member of both the Cass County Regional Medical Center Board of Trustees and the Cass County Emergency Services Board.
Charlie Dickman has built an exceptional record of success and been recognized as a leader in courtrooms across Missouri and Kansas. His list of clients has included the Platte County, Missouri, County Commission; a large construction subcontractor with over forty employees; one of the nation’s largest insurance companies; and hundreds of individuals from across the states of Missouri and Kansas. Charlie has been recognized in Super Lawyers Magazine as a Missouri “Rising Star” in 2009, 2010, and 2011 and has been named to The National Trial Lawyers: Top 40 under 40 for 2012, 2013, and 2014.
Over the course of his accomplished legal career, Charlie has routinely handled high-profile, high-stakes litigation. In 2006, he successfully litigated a personal injury case that resulted in a settlement for his client in excess of one million dollars, one of the largest personal injury settlements in the history of Platte County, Missouri. In January of 2008, Charlie represented the parents of a boy who had died in a horrific drowning incident; he was able to secure the maximum settlement recoverable by law against a Missouri school district.