General litigation practice principally serving Clay County, Jackson Count, and Platte County, Missouri. Serving clients in a broad range of practice areas. Some practice areas include:
Domestic Relations: Dissolution of Marriage; Separate Maintenance and Alimony; Child Support; Paternity; Custody and Visitation; Contempt; Qualified Domestic Relations Orders; Division of Military Pension Benefits; Gay, Lesbian and Non-married Couple Asset Division and Catastrophe Planning
Civil Litigation: Personal Injury; Breach of Contract; Trespass to Chattels; Name Change; Debtor’s Defense; Creditor Suits; Concealed Firearms Endorsements.
Probate: Wills and Estate Planning; Estate Administration; Claims Against Estates; Guardianships and Conservatorships for both minors and disabled adults.
Real Estate Litigation: Partition; Adverse Possession; Trespass; Landlord-Tenant Disputes; Drafting Deeds of Trust and Promissory Notes.
Business Practice: Business Planning and Organization; Contract Drafting and Negotiation.
Juvenile Law: Abuse and Neglect; Terminations of Parental Rights; Adoptions
Criminal Defense: Municipal Ordinance Violations; Misdemeanors; Sexual Misconduct; Child Abuse; Possession of Controlled Substances; Manufacture of controlled Substances; Driving While Intoxicated; Probation Violations
Appellate Practice: In the areas of Real Estate Partition, Writs of Prohibition and, Termination of Parental Rights.