The Best Lawyers in America 2023

The Best Lawyers in America has released the results of its 2023 survey, with MSB Attorneys Rick Morefield and Sue Becker both earning recognition!

Rick Morefield was recognized in The Best Lawyers in America® 2023 for work in:

  • Personal Injury Litigation – Plaintiffs

Sue Becker Recognized in Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch in America 2023 for work in:

  • Personal Injury Litigation – Plaintiffs

Selection is based on a peer-review survey, in which leading lawyers evaluate each other’s legal abilities in their specialties. The 2023 edition is based on more than 9.4 million evaluations and recognizes just over 67,000 attorneys in 147 practice areas.


Rick Morefield

For over 35 years, Rick Morefield has guided his clients through all phases of litigation including trials, mediation, and appeals. He practices primarily in the areas of personal injury, wrongful death, traumatic brain injury, and business litigation. Rick knew he wanted to be a trial lawyer after joining the debate team in high school. He loves the challenge of helping his clients put their best foot forward in the courtroom, in mediation, and in negotiations with other parties. Learn more about Rick.


Sue Becker

Sue Becker graduated from the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Law in 2012. In her own words, “My passion is to help people by offering them hope and resolution during difficult situations. I believe that each of us has something to offer the world and so we should do our best to use our talents and skills to assist those who cross our path. Practical and compassionate guidance is what everyone needs at some point in life, so I strive to offer that to my clients. Often legal issues become personal issues that greatly affect the health and well-being of everyone involved in a dispute which is why we work hard to bring a positive resolution as quickly as possible.” Learn more about Sue.


The peer-reviewed listings of Best Lawyers are now published in over 70 countries, and their influence in the international legal community has grown significantly. Since it was first published in 1983, Best Lawyers® has gained worldwide recognition as the definitive guide to legal achievement.