Friendly and Reliable Estate Planning & Litigation Attorney Proudly Serving the St. Joseph Community

Experience You Can Trust

With over 30 years of legal experience, attorney Creath S. Thorne, P.C. has the knowledge and skills to help families and small businesses in St. Joseph successfully resolve their legal matters. Our firm strives to provide our clients with services that meet the highest standards of legal excellence, and we invite you to participate in the legal process so that you can feel comfortable and confident with the process.

About Our Services

Creath S. Thorne, P.C. provides a variety of legal services for individuals, families, and businesses throughout western Missouri. Our areas of practice include: estate planning and administration, including assistance with wills, trusts, and the probate process; business civil litigation; personal injury and wrongful death claims; and family law matters.

Estate Planning & Probate Administration

Putting a sound estate plan in place protects your family’s dignity and rights when it comes to respecting important decisions about your health care preferences and your finances. We will help you create wills, trusts, powers of attorney, and advance health care directives that are customized to suit your family’s financial and personal needs. Additionally, we will help estate administrators successfully navigate the probate process and represent family members or estate executors in probate litigation matters, including will contests.

Civil Litigation

Serious disputes among business partners require immediate legal representation. Our firm represents clients facing all matters of businesses civil litigation matters, including contract disputes, real estate disputes, non-compete agreements, lease agreements, insurance claims and coverage disputes, partnership and corporate dissolutions, and construction disputes. We take swift and aggressive action to safeguard our clients’ best interests during civil disputes, helping them achieve the best possible outcome.


If you have been injured due to the reckless behavior of someone else, you have the right to file a personal injury claim in order to receive compensation for your suffering. Creath S. Thorne, P.C. represents victims of car accidents, motorcycle accidents, truck accidents, slip & fall accidents, and medical malpractice. We also handle product liability cases, premises liability matters, and wrongful death claims. Reach out today to learn more about how we can help you win the compensation you are owed.

About Attorney Creath S. Thorne

A St. Joseph native, Creath S. Thorne opened his own law practice almost two decades ago in order to provide families and small business owners in the St. Joseph area with affordable, results-oriented legal representation. He currently has the AV Preeminent rating from Martindale-Hubbell, an honor enjoyed by only the top 10 percent of the nation’s attorneys. Whatever your legal needs may be, Creath S. Thorne, P.C. is here to help you understand your options so that you can enjoy the best possible outcome.

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