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Ryan Michael Paulus

About Ryan Paulus

About me

Working to protect the civil rights of individuals, Ryan M. Paulus represents clients in a variety of contexts, including discrimination, retaliation, harassment, whistleblower, consumer rights, personal injury, severance, and wage and hour disputes.


Ryan's confidence, perserverance, and attention to detail are invaluable to furthering his clients cause. Handling both large class actions and individual matters throughout his career, Ryan has developed a record of success in significant and complex litigation.


Ryan is also a combat veteran who served with distinction in Afghanistan as a SAPPER Company Operations Officer, earning both the Bronze Star Medal and the Combat Action Badge before resigning from the military at the rank of Captain.





Missouri Supreme Court

U.S. District Court- Western District of Missouri

U.S. District Court- District of Kansas



J.D. University of Missouri, Columbia, 2007

B.A. University Northern Iowa, 2004, cum laude



Bronze Star Medal

Combat Action Badge

Publishes on a regular basis at on current issues affecting employee rights.

(In progress) Delaney And The Evolution of At-Will Employment.

AVVO Clients' Choice in Employment 2012

Missouri Workers Compensation Law, Business over Breakfast Series featured speaker




National Employment Lawyers Association Member

National Employment Lawyers Association Kansas City Chapter Member

Missouri State Bar Association Member

Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association Member

Clay County Bar Association Member

Platte County Bar Association Member

Veterans of Foreign Wars member

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