At UMKC School of Law, we are student centered, community connected, justice driven.

"I love being a public defender. I believe in the rehabilitative framework. ... Sometimes people need to be provided a chance to succeed, even after they've previously failed."

Yasmin Herdoiza

J.D. '21

Alumna Danielle Atchison Honored by KCMBA

Recipient of the Young Lawyer of the Year Award

Alumnus Ronald Nguyen Honored by KCMBA

Recipient of the KCMBA Distinguished Counselors Award

Alumna Tamara Veit Honored by KCMBA

Recipient of the Honorable Kelly Moorhouse Dedication to Children Award

Friendly & Familiar Furry Faces

Service animals play a vital role in performing tasks

Professor Chris Hoyt Honored

The Kansas City Estate Planning Symposium names Chris Hoyt as First Faculty Scholar.

UMKC Legacy Family

UMKC School of Law Celebrates the North/Cheadle Family