Tracy Spradlin (’12)

Tracy Spradlin (’12) launched The Spradlin Kennedy Law Firm September 1, 2018. Spradlin primarily practices in the areas of Criminal Defense and Personal Injury. She also focuses on helping clear her clients’ records through Expungements. Prior to opening The Spradlin Kennedy Law Firm, Spradlin worked at The Gordon Law Firm, LLC, and practiced criminal defense.

Daniel Heady (’14)

Daniel Heady (’14) joined the Iowa Farm Bureau as their National Affairs Lobbyist.

Matthew Sain (’18)

Matthew Sain (’18) has won the Missouri District 14 House of Representatives seat,located in Platte & Clay County. Matt began his campaign while in law school.

Casey G. Crawford (’15)

Casey G. Crawford (’15) has joined Chinnery Evans & Nail law firm. He practices in litigation and transactional law. He was awarded the Law Firm Leader Award by the Missouri Up and Coming Lawyer in 2017. Casey is involved in various Lee’s Summit community organizations. 

Lydia Townsend Lucius (’17)

Lydia Townsend Lucius (’17) joined the law firm of Aylstock Witkin Kreis Overholtz, PLLC. 

Jennipher M.C. Hawkins (’16)

Jennipher M.C. Hawkins (’16) has joined the Jackson County Juvenile Office. She was formerly with the Aramjoo Law Firm. Jennipher was recently awarded the Avila University Alumni Award for the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences. This award is given to an alumnus who demonstrates the values of department and Avila University in her career path and community leadership.

Casey Crawford (’15)

Casey Crawford (’15) has joined the law firm Chinnery Evans & Nail.  Casey has worked in litigation and transactional law.  He was awarded the Law Firm Leader award by the Missouri Up & Coming Lawyer’s Association in 2017.  He is also heavily involved in various Lee’s Summit community organizations. 

Marshall Woody (’11)

Marshall Woody (’11) joined the law firm Patton Wagner & Associates, P.C. and his practice is in civil litigation. The Hon. Thomas H. Newton of the Missouri Court of Appeals, Western District selected Marshall as a Pro Bono Champion after a case from The Volunteer Attorney Project.   

Lauren Dollar (’17)

Lauren Dollar (’17) has joined the Jackson County Prosecutor’s Office. She formerly clerked for Hon. Stephen R. Bough at the United States District Court for the Western District of Missouri.

Kehl Friesen (’13)

Kehl Friesen (’13) recently joined the firm Kuhlman & Lucas, LLC. His practice focuses on Product Liability and Personal Injury litigation.