Ed Herman

Ed Herman

As a managing partner with Brown & Crouppen, Ed fights for what is right on behalf of clients and works hard to educate the public on their legal rights. He became a lawyer to pursue justice for everyday people, and today, he is proud to spend his career leveling the playing field against big insurance and drug companies.

After graduating from Washington University School of Law, Ed spent more than a decade handling cases for injured people. Since joining Brown & Crouppen, he has turned his attention to educating the public about their rights. Ed has appeared on “Great Day St. Louis,” “Show Me St. Louis,” and “KC Live” more than 500 times, offering guidance on common legal situations such as what to do when you are in an accident and the type of insurance coverage you need to protect yourself. Ed is also a regular presence on  BCTV, where he is a creator and host on the series “Ed Versus” and “3 Lawyers Eating Sandwiches,” as well as the voice of the Bad Idea Bandit on “Terry’s Safety Squad.” 

In addition to his passion for helping individuals understand and fight for their rights, Ed is a baseball fan and an avid collector.

Area of practice


  • Washington University School of Law — St. Louis, Missouri
    Juris Doctor, 1997
  • State University of New York at Buffalo — Buffalo, New York
    Bachelor of Arts, Philosophy, 1994

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • The Missouri Bar
  • Illinois State Bar Association
  • Minnesota State Bar Association
  • Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis, Membership Committee Co-Chair 2018-2019
  • Missouri Association of Trial Attorneys, Board of Governors
  • Lawyers Association of America
  • Women Lawyers’ Association of Greater St. Louis
  • American Civil Liberties Union
  • American Association of Justice
  • National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences

Awards & Recognition

  • Missouri Lawyers Media “Law Firm Leader,” 2018
  • Super Lawyers®, 2016-2020
  • National Trial Lawyers, Golden Gavel Award, 2020
  • Mid-America Emmy® Award, 2019 and 2020
  • American Advertising Federation, Silver ADDY, 2019
  • American Institute of Personal Injury Attorneys, “10 Best Personal Injury Attorneys for Client Satisfaction,” 2016
  • Rue Ratings “Best Attorneys in America” 
  • National Trial Lawyers “Top 100 Lawyers”
  • St. Louis Magazine A-List “Best Social Media Influencer”, 2021

Contact Ed

Location: St. Louis, Missouri

Phone: 800-536-4357

Fax: 314-421-0359

Email: Email Ed

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