Kevin focuses his legal practice primarily in the areas of personal injury, disability, and insurance disputes in state and federal court. His legal experience is broad and diverse and includes cases involving serious injury or wrongful death, disputes involving ERISA long-term disability and life insurance policies and commercial litigation. Kevin is admitted to practice in the states of Missouri and Kansas, as well as the federal courts of both states.
Kevin has been recognized as a Top 100 Civil Plaintiff Trial Lawyer in the State of Missouri by the National Trial Lawyers Association. He is member of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum, which is limited to lawyers who have obtained verdicts or settlements valued in the millions of dollars. Less than 1% of all the attorneys in the United States qualify and become members of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum. In addition, he has been recognized as “Best of the Bar” by the Kansas City Business Journal, as a Super Lawyers “Rising Star” in Missouri and Kansas and as a Top 40 Under 40 attorney in the state of Missouri. He is a graduate of the Ross T. Roberts Trial Academy Program of the Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association.
In addition to practicing law, Kevin serves as Mayor Pro Tem and on the City Council for Kansas City, Missouri and as Chair of the city’s Special Committee for Legal Review. Prior to serving on the City Council, Kevin served in the Missouri House of Representatives for five years, first elected in 2010 and re-elected in 2012 and 2014. The Missouri Bar awarded Kevin its Legislative Award in 2012 for his outstanding commitment to improving the administration of justice in Missouri.
Kevin earned his undergraduate degree in Government from the University of Notre Dame and his law degree from Saint Louis University with honors. Kevin, his wife, and their two sons live in Kansas City, Missouri.