About Us

Cover & Hilton Law Firm is a general practice, full service law firm with its’ primary office located in Clinton, Missouri – geographically located halfway between Kansas City and Springfield, Missouri.

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Cover & Hilton Law has been proudly serving the West Central Missouri area for over 35 years. As a full service firm, we are engaged in a wide range of practice areas, and can provide you with legal services in most any situation you may find yourself needing. Over the years, we have built our practice through hard work, dedication and commitment to our clients, which has allowed us to become the firm we are today.

We realize that getting involved with the legal process is difficult and uncomfortable for many individuals. We use our knowledge along with a personable approach in communicating with our clients in order to make the legal experience as comfortable as possible. Whether you are facing a civil or criminal matter, we are here to assist you in presenting your case.

Gary Cover and Wes Hilton are licensed to practice law in all Missouri state courts and Missouri federal courts. They have over 40 years experience in representing clients in many counties in Missouri and in Missouri federal courts. They have earned great reputations for being zealous advocates for their clients. Wes Hilton has been named a Rising Star by Missouri Lawyers Weekly since 2014.

Attorneys Gary Cover & Wesley Hilton have the experience, expertise, and compassion to handle your case in the most effective manner. We can schedule appointments with you in one of our offices most convenient for you to come to, your home or we are more than willing to travel to you if you are in the hospital or nursing facility.

Here Are Just a Few of the Legal Services We Specialize In:

  • Medical Malpractice
  • Family Law
  • Criminal Defense
  • Personal Injury
  • Bankruptcy
  • Adoption
  • Business Litigation
  • Car & Truck Wreck Injuries
  • Child Custody & Visitation
  • Divorce
  • Divorce Modification
  • Paternity
  • Prenuptial Agreements
  • Probate
  • Products Liability
  • Slip & Fall Injuries
  • Wills & Deeds