Office: (816) 382-1382
Mobile: (913) 219-3049

Practice Areas
Auto Dealer Liability
Construction Litigation
Insurance Coverage Analysis
Mechanic’s Liens
Personal Injury
Premises Liability
Products Liability
Professional Liability
Employment Law

Trials: Gary has tried in excess of 50 jury and bench trials, and has successfully handled many appeals.

Bar Admissions
Missouri, 1988
Connecticut, 1989
Kansas, 1990
U.S. District Court

District of Kansas
Western District of Missouri
District of Connecticut

U.S. Court of Appeals

Eighth Circuit
Tenth Circuit

University of Missouri — Kansas City (J.D. 1988)

Order of Barristers
Recipient of the Terry Thomas Trial Practice Achievement Award
UMKC National Trial Competition Team
Urban Lawyer contributor

Park College (B.A. 1984, summa cum laude)

Professional Affiliations
American Bar Association
Connecticut Bar Association
Kansas Bar Association
Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association
The Missouri Bar
Missouri Organization of Defense Lawyers (Board member 2012–2018)

  • Drafted Brief of Amicus Curiae, John Templemire v. W&M Welding, Inc., Missouri Supreme Court No. SC93132
  • Contributing article writer on significant case developments for MODL publications

Defense Research Institute

Special Designations
AV rating in Martindale-Hubbell Legal Directory
Super Lawyer
Super Lawyer — Corporate Counsel edition