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  • President

Location:

Kansas City, KS

Phone:

816-516-8000 (Toll-free)

Fax:

(913) 281-6602

Email:

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Areas Of Practice

  • Criminal Law 90%
  • DUI/DWI
  • Personal Injury -- Plaintiff 10%
  • Traffic Violations
  • White Collar Crimes

Certified Legal Specialties

  • Highway Patrol Breath Alcohol Unit, Kansas Highway Patrol, 1997

Bar Admissions

  • Kansas, 1995
  • Missouri, 2006
  • U.S. Bankruptcy Court Western District of Missouri
  • U.S. Bankruptcy Court Eastern District of Missouri
  • U.S. Bankruptcy Court Kansas
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Missouri, 2000
  • U.S. District Court District of Kansas, 1995
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Missouri, 2000
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 8th Circuit, 2000
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 10th Circuit, 2000

Education

  • Washburn University School of Law, Topeka, Kansas
    • J.D. - 1995
    • Honors: Phi Alpha Delta Legal Fraternity 1992-1995
  • Kansas University, Lawrence, Kansas
    • B.G.S. - 1992
    • Major: Psychology
    • Major: Political Science

Honors and Awards

  • Super Lawyers (2008)
  • Member of National Who's Who Foundation (2000 - Present)
  • Member of the Earl E. O'Connor National Inn of Court (2000 - Present)

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • National Association of Criminal Defense Attorneys, Member, 2000
  • Kansas Trial Lawyers Association, Member, 1996
  • Kansas Bar Association, Member, 1992
  • National District Attorneys Association, 1996 to 1998
  • American Bar Association, Member, 1992 to 1999
  • Nu Chapter of Sigma Nu Fraternity, Member, 1988 to 1992
  • University of Kansas Tennis Team

Past Employment Positions

  • Wyandotte County, Assistant District Attorney, 1997 to 1998
  • Shook, Hardy and Bacon L.L.P., 1996 to 1997
  • Corinthian Mortgage Corporation, 1995 to 1996
  • Sloan, Listrom, Eisenbarth, Sloan & Glassman, 1992 to 1995
  • Westlaw, Judicial Clerkship Program, 1994 to 1994