Blake is the founder and managing attorney at BG Law. His success in trial and appellate courts throughout the region has led to recognition by the Kansas City Business Journal as “Best of the Bar,” as a National Trial Lawyers ‘Top 100 Trial Lawyer’ and as a “Super Lawyer” of Missouri and Kansas. After initially working as an insurance defense attorney, Blake rededicated his career in 2010 to helping those who have been seriously injured by the wrongful acts of others. His work as a defense attorney helps him understand how insurance companies (and their lawyers) think. Blake attended law school at the University of Missouri - Kansas City, where he served as Managing Editor of the Law Review, received the CALI Award for Excellence in Evidence, and graduated with an Emphasis in Litigation.
Blake provides passionate representation of our clients and is a stickler for good communication. He lives on a farm outside Weston with his wife, two children, and lots of animals.
Wes Rogers is a workers' compensation attorney of counsel at BG Law. A veteran trial lawyer, Wes uses his extensive courtroom experience to obtain favorable results for injured workers.
After graduating from the University of Missouri School of Law, Wes became a public defender in Buchanan County where he represented indigent defendants. In 2008, Wes became an assistant prosecutor in Clay County where he tried dozens of jury trials, bench trials, and other evidentiary matters, and eventually worked his way up to become the Deputy Chief Assistant Prosecuting Attorney. During his time at the prosecutor's office, Wes developed a reputation as a fair prosecutor who was willing to stand up for what was right, even if that meant taking a case to trial. Wes brings this same attitude to his workers' compensation practice. In 2013, Wes formed Rogers Law LLC and practiced law as a solo practitioner until 2019 when he joined BG Law as an attorney of counsel.
In 2018, Wes was elected to the Missouri House of Representatives where he continues to serve. Wes lives in Kansas City with his wife Laura, their three children, and their two dogs.
Ethan Scherer is an attorney at BG Law specializing in personal injury and worker’s compensation litigation. Ethan takes pride in focusing on the details of each case to make sure injured victims receive the justice that they deserve.
Ethan received his Bachelor of Arts degree in History from the University of Missouri. He received his Juris Doctorate from the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Law where he was selected as President for the Board of Barristers, National Trial Competition National Qualifier, and as a member of the Order of the Barristers. Ethan was awarded the American College of Trial Lawyers Medal for Excellence in Advocacy due to his skills in the courtroom.
In his spare time, Ethan enjoys hiking and camping with his wife, fly fishing, and relaxing with his two dogs.
Lindsay is the office manager and a paralegal at BG Law; she has been with the firm since 2016 and in the legal field since 2002. Lindsay previously worked at a products liability defense firm where she gained valuable litigation experience.
Lindsay loves getting to know our clients and helping them come out of a tough situation in a better place. She graduated from the University of Missouri’s business school in 2006.
Lindsay is married with two young children and a fluffy dog. She enjoys the outdoors, traveling, Mizzou, yoga, and building things (when time allows).
Cait joined BG Law as a paralegal and intake manager in 2018. Her litigation experience, attention to detail, and dedication to our clients make her an invaluable part of our team.
Cait’s favorite thing about working at BG Law is the personal connections that she makes with each and every client. She graduated from Missouri Western State University’s paralegal program in 2014.
Cait lives in Liberty, Missouri with her two children. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her kids, rooting on the Chiefs, and listening to music.