Mike has 23 years of trial litigation experience with an emphasis on trucking and transportation litigation, commercial and premises liability law, product liability, coverage defense, and all aspects of insurance litigation. Mike leads the Firm’s Trucking and Transportation division. He is actively involved in the Trucking Insurance Defense Association and is author of the TIDA Kansas State Law Summary. Mike has litigated and mediated thousands of matters and emphasizes resolution of claims in an efficient, cost-effective manner for his clients.
Away from work, Mike enjoys spending time outdoors and with his wife Lydia and daughter Addison.
U.S. District Court, Western District of Missouri, 1994
U.S. District Court, District of Kansas, 2001
The Missouri Bar
Kansas Bar Association
Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association
Johnson County Bar Association
Missouri Organization of Defense Lawyers
Trucking Industry Defense Association (TIDA)
Transportation Lawyers Association (TLA)
Claims and Litigation Management Alliance (CLM)
J.D., University of Missouri at Columbia School of Law, 1994
B.A., University of Missouri at Columbia, 1991