UMKC School of Law

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Carie Allen

Dana K. Apple

James W. Austin

Jack T. Bangert

Patrick Berrigan

John S. Black

Michael Boman

Perry Brandt

Lynne Bratcher

Kevin D. Brooks

Perry Brandt

Tim Burdick

Kevin Conley

Heather Counts

Thurston Cromwell

Grant Davis

William J. DeBauche

Lara S. Dickey

Jean Dickman

William Dittmeier

Lori Fluegel

Shawn Foster

Donald Friend

Charles B. Gilbert

James Glover

Fred Green

Kathy Hall

J.R. Hobbs

Paul M. Hoffmann

Robert J. Janowitz

Jarrett Johnson

Jolie Justus

Ted Kapke

Jane Kloeckner

M. Joan Klosterman

Philip N. Krause

Robert Lambrechts

Robert E. Larsen

Karl Menninger

Larry MacLachlan


Marc McCarty

Elena McFarland

Joseph Matye

John T. Maughmer

Mira Mdivani

Lisa Meiners

Karl Menninger

Adam Miller

Stephen J. Moore

Thomas Nanney

Doug Noland

Michael G. O’Flaherty

Dawn Parsons

Jeffrey M. Place

H. Joseph Price Jr.

Peter Raith

Bill Raymond

Craig Reaves

David Rein

Dale Schedler

Frank Schuler

Kendall Seal

Cynthia Short

Silya Siniawski

David Spencer

Mark Stingley

Stacy J. Stotts

Rebecca S. Stroder

Rebecca Suroff

James H. Thompson

Mikah Thompson

Casey Tortillott

Mary Weir

Steve Wolfe

Rebecca Woodman

Mitch Woolery

Charlene Wright

Louie Wright

James R. Wyrsch

Commercial Finance, Real Estate

Aaron M. House

Consitutional Law, Civil Procedure

Edward Cantu

Constitutional History, Civil Rights Law, Civil Procedure, Supreme Court

David Jacks Achtenberg

Constitutional Law, Torts, Product Liability

Allen Rostron

Constitutional Law; Famous Trials; First Amendment

Douglas O. Linder

Constitutional Law; Torts, especially Defamation; Employment Discrimination, Privacy

Nancy Levit

Consumer Protection

Judith Popper

Contracts, Executive Compensation, Corporations Law, Mergers and Acquisitions

Robert Downs

Criminal Defense, Consumer Law, Litigation

Judy Sharp

Criminal Law and Procedure; especially Death Penalty; Innocence Project

Sean O'Brien

Criminal law, especially DNA evidence; Regulation of Attorneys; Legal Education; Moot Court; Criminal Law; Professional Responsibility

Ellen Y. Suni (Dean)

Criminal Law, Trial Advocacy, Innocence Project

Laura O'Sullivan

Criminal Procedure, especially Interrogation, Criminal Law, and Labor Law

Mark Berger (emeritus)

Education Law, especially Bullying

Daniel Weddle

Estates and Trusts, Malpractice, Professional Responsibility

Francis M. Hanna (emeritus)

Family Law, Juvenile Law, Youth Court

Mary Kay O'Mally

Family, Child & Elder Law, Mediation

Mary Kay Kisthardt

Federal Taxation, especially Taxation of Charitable Giving, Charitable Organizations, Business Law, Estates and Trusts

Christopher R. Hoyt

Health Law, Public Health Law, Health Care Regulation and Finance, Antitrust

Ann Marie Marciarille

Human Rights, Freedom of Religion, Islamic Law

Rana Lehr-Lehnardt

Insurance law; International Rule of Law; Torts; Civil Procedure; Economics

Jeffrey E. Thomas (Associate Dean)

Intellectual Property Rights, especially Patent Law, Antitrust, Food and Drug, Biotechnology

Christopher Holman

Intellectual Property Rights, especially Trademark Law, Commercial Law, Torts, Moot Court

Jasmine Abdel-khalik

Legal Writing, Family Law, Civil Procedure

Wanda M. Temm

Legal Writing, Pretrial Practice

Allison Kort

Legal Writing; Civil Litigation; Remedies

Barbara Wilson

Military law, Criminal Law, Evidence

William G. Eckhardt

Missouri Trial Procedure, Evidence, Civil Procedure, Torts

Jeffrey B. Berman (Associate Dean)

Native American Law; Water Rights; Natural Resources Law; Environmental Law; Preservation Law

John W. Ragsdale Jr.

Private International Law, Publi International Law, International Capital Markets

Timothy Lynch

Property, Environmental and Natural Resources Law, Administrative Law, and International Law

Andrew Long

Property, Land Use

Leo Salinger

Property, Land Use, Estates and Trust

Julie M. Cheslik

Regulation of Attorneys and Professional Ethics; Family law (especially domestic violence); Legal Education

Barbara Glesner Fines (Associate Dean)

Securities Law, Mergers and Acquisitions, Corporate Law

Malika Simmons

Sports law, Contracts, Entertainment Law, Bankruptcy

Kenneth D. Ferguson

Tax, Property

Edwin T. Hood (emeritus)

Tax; Estates and Trusts; Property

Judith Frame Wiseman

Taxation, Business Formation

Danielle Merrick

Taxation; Business law; Corporations; Estates and Trusts; Real Estate; Intellectual Property

Anthony (Tony) J. Luppino

Technology and the Internet, Legal Research, Cyberlaw, Copyright, Rule of Law

Paul D. Callister (Law Library Director)

Trial Advocacy, Criminal Law, Criminal Procedure, Evidence, Civil Rights

S. Rafe Foreman

Trial Advocacy, Criminal Practice, Family Law Practice

L. Michaelle Tobin

White Collar Crime, Public Financce, Antitrust, Economics

William K. Black


Mary Adams
Administrative Assistant, Law Library
816-235-5849
Email

Ayyoub Ajmij
Digital Communications & Learning Initiatives Librarian, Law Library
816-235-2633
Email

Alyssa Baker
Administrative Assistant, Career Services
816-235-1668
Email

Kirk Baughan
Director of Development & Major Gifts
816-235-6328
Email

Jeffrey Berman
Associate Dean for Students
816-235-1640
Email

Michael Boman
Director of the Tax Clinic
816-235-5899
Email

Andrea Brown
Administrative Associate, Business Office & Facilities
816-235-5379
Email

Lauren Butler
Recruitment Coordinator
816-235-5378
Email

Paul Callister
Director of the Law Library & Professor of Law
816-235-2436
Email

Elizabeth Couzens
Whittaker Suite Administrator
816-235-1582
Email

Lydia Dagenais
Director of Law School Admissions
816-235-1677
Email

Carly Darrah
Administrative Assistant
Solo & Small Firm Incubator
816-235-1603
Email

Karli Davis
Director of Law School Communications
816-235-2393
Email

Bradley Dixon
Assistant Director of Law School Career Services
816-235-2690
Email

Jeff Ellis
System Administrator, IT
816-235-5637
Email

Cindi Ernst
Librarian, Law Library
816-235-2630
Email

Adela Fleming
Director of Law School Student Services
816-235-1654
Email

Barbara Glesner Fines
Associate Dean for Faculty & Faculty Development
816-235-2380
Email

Tom Green
Administrative  Manager, Business Office & Facilities
816-235-1646
Email

Jeff Henderson
User Support Analyst, Laptop Clinic
816-235-5636
Email

Gloria Herron
Holmes Suite Administrator
816-235-6324
Email

Glenn Higley
Acquisitions Associate, Law Library
816-235-2435
Email

Brieanne Hilton
Recruitment Coordinator
816-235-6264
Email

Gina Hruban
Advocacy Administrative Assistant
816-235-2266
Email

Elizabeth Johnson
Whittaker Suite Administrator
816-235-1584
Email

Jenny Redix Jordan
Director of Law School Career Services
816-235-1669
Email

 


Michelle Klein
Bookkeeper/Administrative Assistant, Alumni & Development
816-235-1645
Email

Jean Klosterman
Assistant to the Dean for Special Projects
816-235-5739
Email

Evelyn Kucherovsky
Administrative Associate, KCMBA/UMKC CLE
816-994-3913
Email

Nancy Kunkel
Cordoza Suite Administrator
816-235-1647
Email

Rachelle Leutzinger
Multimedia Services, IT
816-235-2860
Email

Lawrence MacLachlan
Director of Research and Instructional Services, Law Library
816-235-2437
Email

Daniel McCarroll
Director, KCMBA/UMKC CLE
816-474-4322
Email

Audrey McClanahan
Receptionist
816-235-1644
Email

Sarah McKee
Event Coordinator, KCMBA/UMKC CLE
816-994-3948
Email

Tina Melville
Registrar
816-235-1688
Email

Nancy Morgan
Librarian, Law Library
816-235-2631
Email

Shannon O'Bryan
Assistant Director of Law School Career Services
816-235-2398
Email

Cary Powers
Alumni & Constituent Relations Officer
816-235-5361
Email

Michael Robak
Associate Director of the Law Library & Director of Law School Informational Technologies
816-235-2632
Email

Sherry Schley
Hughes Suite Administrator
816-235-5603
Email

Theresa Simms
Special Handling Assistant, Law Library
816-235-6154
Email

Silya Siniawski
Associate Director, Tax Clinic
816-235-5898
Email

Nancy Stancel
Director of Technical Services, Law Library
816-235-2439
Email

Ellen Suni
Dean
816-235-2372
Email

Jeffrey Thomas
Associate Dean for International Affairs
816-235-2378
Email

Rick Thomas
Manager of Law School IT Services
816-235-2649
Email

Barbara Tolbert
Serials/Bindery Assistant, Law Library
816-235-2421
Email

Debbie Waring
Executive Assistant to the Dean
816-235-1007
Email

Kaitlin Woody
Story Suite Administrator
816-235-1583
Email

Admissions

Lydia Dagenais
Director of Law School Admissions
816-235-1677
Email

Brieanne Hilton
Recruitment Coordinator
816-235-6264
Email

Lauren Butler
Recruitment Coordinator
816-235-5378
Email

Alumni & Development

Kirk Baughan
Director of Development & Major Gifts
816-235-6328
Email

Cary Powers
Alumni & Constituent Relations Officer
816-235-5361
Email

Michelle Klein
Bookkeeper/Administrative Assistant
816-235-1645
Email

Business Office

Tom Green
Administrative Manager
816-235-1646
Email

Andrea Brown
Administrative Associate
816-235-5379
Email

Career Services

Jenny Redix Jordan
Director of Law School Career Services
816-235-1669
Email

Bradley Dixon
Assistant Director of Law School Career Services
816-235-2690
Email

Shannon O'Bryan
Assistant Director of Law School Career Services
816-235-2398
Email

Alyssa Baker
Administrative Assistant
816-235-1668
Email

Clinics

Child & Family Services Clinic
Mary Kay O'Malley
Associate Clinical Professor & Director of the Child and Family Services Clinic
816-235-6298
Email

Brittany Fletcher
Clinical Fellow
816-235-2279
Email

Entrepreneurial Legal Services Clinic
Judy Sharp
Director of the Law School Entrepreneurial Legal Services Clinic
816-235-6140
Email

Danielle Merrick
Associate Clinical Professor & Associate Staff Director of Entrepreneurial Legal Services Clinic
816-235-6424
Email

Guardian ad Litem Clinic
Mary Kay O'Malley
Associate Clinical Professor
816-235-6298
Email

Kansas City Tax Clinic
Michael Boman
Director
816-235-5899
Email

Silya Siniawski
Associate Director
816-235-5898
Email

Midwest Innocence Project
Laura O'Sullivan
Clinical Professor & Legal Director of the Midwest Innocence Project
816-235-1006
Email

Communications

Karli Davis
Director of Law School Communications
816-235-2393
Email

Continuing Legal Education

Daniel McCarroll
Director of KCMBA/UMKC CLE
816-474-4322
Email

Evelyn Kucherovsky
Administrative Associate
816-994-3916
Email

Sarah McKee
Event Coordinator
816-994-3948
Email

Dean's Office

Ellen Suni
Dean
816-235-2372
Email

Jeffrey Berman
Associate Dean for Students
816-235-1640
Email

Barbara Glesner Fines
Associate Dean for Faculty & Faculty Development
816-235-2380
Email

Jeffrey Thomas
Associate Dean for International Affairs
816-235-2378
Email

Jean Klosterman
Assistant to the Dean for Special Projects
816-235-5739
Email

Debbie Waring
Executive Assistant to the Dean
816-235-1007
Email

Audrey McClanahan
Receptionist
816-235-1644
Email

Facilities

Tom Green
Administrative Manager
816-235-1646
Email

Andrea Brown
Administrative Associate
816-235-5379
Email

IT Department

Michael Robak
Director of Law School Information Technology
816-235-2632
Email

Rick Thomas
Manager of Law School IT Services
816-235-2649
Email

Jeff Ellis
System Administrator
816-235-5637
Email

Rachelle Leutzinger
Multimedia Services
816-235-2860
Email

Laptop Clinic

Jeff Henderson
User Support Analyst
816-235-5636
Email

Leon E. Bloch Law Library

Paul Callister
Director of Law the Library & Professor of Law
816-235-2436
Email

Michael Robak
Associate Director of the Law Library
816-235-2632
Email

Mary Adams
Administrative Assistant
816-235-5849
Email

Ayyoub Ajmi
Digital Communications & Learning Initiatives Librarian
816-235-2633
Email

Public Services
Nancy Morgan
Librarian
816-235-2631
Email

Research & Instructional Services
Lawrence MacLachlan
Director of Research & Instructional Services
816-235-2437
Email

Technical Services
Nancy Stancel
Director of Technical Services
816-235-2439
Email

Cindi Ernst
Librarian
816-235-2630
Email

Glenn Higley
Acquisitions Associate
816-235-2435
Email

Theresa Simms
Special Handling Assistant
816-235-6154
Email

Barbara Tolbert
Serials/Bindery Assistant
816-235-2421
Email

Records & Registration

Tina Melville
Registrar
816-235-1688
Email

Student Services

Adela Fleming
Director of Law Student Services
816-235-1654
Email

Suite Administrators

Elizabeth Couzens
Marshall Suite
816-235-1582
Email
Assists Aiman Dvorak, Kenneth Ferguson, Francis Hanna, Rana Lehr-Lehnardt, Wanda Temm & Barbara Wilson

Gloria Herron
Holmes Suite
816-235-6324
Email
Assists David Achtenberg, Julie Cheslik, Mary Kay Kisthardt, Sean O'Brien, Mary Kay O'Malley & Daniel Weddle

Gina Hruban
Advocacy
816-235-2266
Email
Assists S. Rafe Foreman & Michaelle Tobin

Elizabeth Johnson
Whittaker Suite
816-235-1584
Email
Assists Robert Downs, Edwin Hood, Tony Luppino, Malika Simmons & Judith Wiseman

Nancy Kunkel
Cordoza Suite
816-235-1647
Email
Assists Edward Cantu, William Eckhardt, Timothy Lynch & Jeffrey Thomas

Sherry Schley
Hughes Suite
816-235-5603
Email
Assists Jasmin Abdel-khalik, Christopher Holman, John Ragsdale & Allen Rostron

Kaitlin Woody
Story Suite
816-235-1583
Email
Assists Aaron House, Nancy Levit, Douglas Linder & Ann Marie Marciarille & Leo Salinger

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