Personal Injury Attorneys

Serving all of Kansas


At Bretz & Young It's Personal

Kansas Personal Injury Lawyer

Car accidents, workers comp and more. Our experienced Kansas attorneys make things right.

If you or someone you love has been injured due to the fault or negligence of someone else, you need attorneys you can trust to help you get the medical care and compensation you rightfully deserve. Our Kansas-based personal injury law firm, Bretz & Young, knows how to win cases for our clients.

Whether you’ve been injured in an auto accident in Hutchinson or hurt on the job in Wichita, our knowledgeable team will work with you each step of the way. We have helped injury victims and their families obtain more than $100 million in verdicts and settlements. Our notable case results include:

  • $50 Million Wrongful Death
  • $3.15 Million Motorcycle Accident
  • $2.0 Million Truck Accident
  • $1.35 Million Car Accident

In case after case, we consistently secure the money our clients need to live their lives with dignity. That’s what drives us to work hard every single day – helping injury victims and their families get their lives back on track.

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What type of cases does Bretz & Young law firm handle?

Located in Hutchinson and proudly serving injury victims throughout Kansas and beyond, our dedicated attorneys zealously handle a wide range of personal injury claims. For instance, we have extensive experience handling cases involving:

If you have been injured, or a loved one has been injured or killed, due to the fault or negligence of someone else, contact our law firm as soon as possible. We want to work with you and give your claim the attention it rightfully deserves.

Why do I need a Kansas personal injury attorney?

You may be tempted to navigate the legal system on your own. Your case might seem straightforward. Or maybe the person who caused your injury admitted wrongdoing. You might have already received an offer from an insurance company.

Think twice before going it alone. Cases involving personal injury often turn out to be much more complicated than our clients initially expect. Without an experienced lawyer, you run the risk of missing deadlines, not identifying all the potentially responsible parties, saying something that an insurer will use against you, and not knowing or understanding the procedural and statutory requirements for pursuing a claim to its fullest.

And then there are the insurance companies. They want you to believe they have your best interests at heart. Unfortunately, the reality is often quite different. Most insurance companies only care about one thing – maximizing their profits by paying injury victims as little as possible. That’s why we strongly urge you to contact our law firm sooner rather than later. We will help you get the money you rightfully deserve.

We Wrote the Book on Personal Injury Law

“And Justice for All”

by Matthew L. Bretz and Melinda G. Young

You were injured in an accident. Now what? Start by reading “And Justice for All: Win Your Injury Case with Honesty and Integrity.” This book, by Matthew L. Bretz and Melinda G. Young, provides practical information for anyone who is injured. While personal injury law is complicated, this guide makes it easy for anyone to understand highly technical topics.


How can Bretz & Young law firm help me?

You’ll notice the difference the first time you meet with us. We won’t tell you what to do. We listen. We take the time to understand the details of your case. Then we offer intelligent advice designed to help you address your unique legal issues.

Bretz & Young – experienced attorneys, personalized service, exceptional results.

Once you decide how you want us to proceed, we get to work. We review relevant reports, including police reports, medical records, and witness testimony. We may also consult with experts in their field. We investigate every available avenue for obtaining the compensation you deserve for your injury.

We then assemble all the information into a compelling legal case and negotiate directly on your behalf with insurance companies or other parties responsible for compensating you for your injury. If necessary, we will even file a personal injury lawsuit on your behalf.

Honesty, integrity, dependability. Contact us right now.

This is your only opportunity for justice. You need an attorney who understands the justice system in Kansas. You need experienced representation from award-winning attorneys. You need dependability, honesty and integrity. You need Bretz & Young.

Put your trust in a law firm that puts your needs first. Contact Bretz & Young. Because we only handle injury claims and related legal matters, we are able to provide a level of excellence that is not possible in a law firm with a broad general practice. We do not, nor have we ever, represented insurance companies. We are committed to helping those who have been injured.

We offer a free consultation to all potential clients. Contact us for a fast, free claim analysis. Best of all, you only pay us if we win your case. That’s because we work on a no fees if no recovery basis. Call (866) 881-0103 and learn how our law firm can help you. Abogada Liz A. Labrin habla con fluidez español.

Bretz & Young – experienced attorneys, personalized service, exceptional results.


The only injury firm in Reno County representing only injured people and their families, not employers or insurance companies against injured workers.


Bretz & Young Injury Lawyers has two of only eight attorneys in Kansas to be named to the Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum.

Client Distinction

Awarded the "Client Distinction Award." Fewer Than 1% Of all attorneys receive this award for communication, responsive-ness, quality of service, and value.

Over $100,000,000.00 earned for our clients.
Over 250 policy limit settlements of up to $2.5 Million.

Matthew L. Bretz

Matthew L. Bretz

Matthew Bretz is a native of Hutchinson, Kansas. He received a B.S. from Kansas State University where he taught both classical and contemporary physics. He graduated from Pepperdine University School of Law.

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Melinda G. Young

Melinda G. Young

Melinda is a native of Hutchinson, Kansas. She received a B.S. degree from Friends University. Prior to attending law school, Ms. Young was a certified legal assistant for Bretz Law Offices assisting in all types of injury claims.

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Liz M. Labrin

Liz M. Labrin

Liz is a Kansas native and a graduate of Kansas State University. She attended Pepperdine University, where she earned her J.D. and her Masters in Dispute Resolution. Liz speaks Spanish fluently.

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Ethan S. Kaplan

Ethan S. Kaplan

Ethan is a native of Des Moines, Iowa and received his B.F.A. from Iowa State University. He is a graduate of Washburn University School of Law and handles a variety of legal matters.

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Larry A. Bolton

Larry A. Bolton

Larry has more than 45 years of experience practicing law. He is a graduate of Kansas State University and the University of Kansas School of Law. Larry handles estate planning, asset preservation, wills, trusts, probate...

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