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McDowell, Jessica M.

4600 Madison AvenueSuite 810Kansas City, MO 64112

Updated: 01/04/2018


Growing up in a small mid-Missouri town, my parents instilled in me the importance of hard work. My father is a plumber, and my mother works for the University of Missouri-Columbia. When I moved to Kansas City for law school, I knew I wanted to defend the rights of hardworking individuals like my family and friends back home.


Office Info

Current Employment Position(s)

  • Associate

Practice Areas

  • Employment Discrimination/Retaliation
  • Bullying/Harassment
  • Sexual Abuse


  • 100%


Bar Admissions

  • Missouri, 2016
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Missouri, 2017
  • U.S. District Court District of Kansas, 2017

Other Affiliations

  • National Employment Lawyers Association - Kansas City, 2017 - Present (Member)
  • Association for Women Lawyers of Greater Kansas City, 2016 - Present (Member)

Past Positions

  • Hon. Jack R. Grate, Jackson County Circuit Court, Law Clerk, 2016 - 2017


  • University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Law, Kansas City, Missouri
    Honors: Dean's List
    Law Review: UMKC Law Review, Managing Editor, 2015 - 2016
  • University of Missouri - Columbia
    Honors: magna cum laude
    Honors: Dean's List
    Major: Interpersonal Communication


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Office Information


4600 Madison AvenueSuite 810Kansas City, MO 64112


  • 816-283-8739


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