Schiavone, Anne W.

4600 Madison AvenueSuite 810Kansas City, MO 64112

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Updated: 08/10/2017

Overview

My entire legal life has been in spent in Kansas City. The first four years in the profession were spent working for a mid-size firm and a large firm doing defense work. I defended corporations in environmental disputes, product defect cases and personal injury cases. After four years I took my knowledge of the law and the defense perspective and flipped sides, opening a plaintiff's personal injury and employment firm. There is no comparison between working for a corporation and working for...

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Office Info

Current Employment Position(s)

  • Managing Partner

Frequent Case Types

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Practice Areas

  • Accidents (Motor Vehicle, Trucking, Motorcycle)
  • Defective Medical Devices and Pharmaceuticals
  • Accidents (Construction Site, Premises Liability)
  • Nursing Home Death or Injury
  • Medical Malpractice Injury or Death
  • Employment Discrimination
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Bullying / Harassment

Litigation

  • 100%

Qualifications

Bar Admissions

  • Missouri, 1999
  • Kansas, 2000
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Missouri, 1999
  • U.S. District Court District of Kansas, 2000
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 8th Circuit, 2001
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Missouri, 2015

Other Affiliations

  • Missouri Association of Trial Lawyers, 2012 - Present (Board of Directors)
  • Association for Women Lawyers of Greater Kansas City, 2009 - 2012 (Board of Directors)
  • Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association (KCMBA), 2002 - 2005 (Young Lawyers Section, Board Member)
  • National Employment Law Association, 2004 - Present (Member)
  • Association of Women Lawyers, 2004 - Present (Member)
  • Missouri Bar (Member)
  • Kansas Bar (Member)
  • National Employment Lawyers Association, 2008 - Present (National Chapter and Kansas City Chapter)

Honors

  • "Best of the Bar" for Employment Litigation, Kansas City Business Journal, 2008 - 2013
  • Missouri & Kansas Super Lawyers, 2010 - 2015
  • Rising Stars, Super Lawyers, 2009
  • AWL Firm of the Year, 2009
  • Nominated for 40 under 40, 2009 - 2012
  • Nominated for Women Who Mean Business, 2010 - 2013
  • Top 50: Women Missouri & Kansas Super Lawyers list, 2012 - 2013
  • Top 100 Lawyers in Kansas and Missouri , 2014 - 2015

Classes and Seminars

  • Employment Law Presentation at Judicial College Seminar, March 2013
  • Working with Expert Witnesses, Association of Women Lawyers, Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association, 2006 - Present
  • Networking and Obtaining Employment, University of Missouri Kansas City Law School, Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association, 2006 - Present

Pro Bono Activities

  • Humane Society of Greater Kansas City, Board Member, 2005 - Present
  • Inns of Court Master, UMKC School of Law, 2006 - 2007

Education

  • University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Law, Kansas City, Missouri, 1999
    J.D.
  • Rutgers University, New Brunswick, New Jersey
    B.A.
    Major: Political Science and Psychology

Fees

Offers Free Initial Consultation

Office Information

Address

4600 Madison AvenueSuite 810Kansas City, MO 64112

Fax

  • 816-283-8739

Email

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