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Stephanie A. Taormina

Criminal defense Attorney at Lees Summit, MO

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About Stephanie

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Stephanie’s legal career has been exclusively focused in the practice of criminal law. In the criminal justice system, courtroom experience is a valuable commodity. Stephanie has spent nearly every day of her legal career inside the courtroom as both a defense attorney and a prosecutor. 

As a former prosecutor, she has first-hand knowledge and insight into criminal cases from the prosecution’s perspective enabling her to efficiently recognize weaknesses in the Government’s case. Additionally, as a prosecutor, she worked closely with law enforcement. She is uniquely familiar with law enforcement policy and procedure regarding proper report writing, searches and seizures, witness interviews, interrogations, crime-scene processing and the preservation of evidence. This inside knowledge allows her to effectively scrutinize each case for police error and aggressively protect the rights of her clients. 

Stephanie is a fierce advocate, who can always be counted on to fight tirelessly for her clients!

Licensed for 19 years
State NV
Status Active
Acquired 2006
Updated 12/11/2022
State MO
Status Good Standing, Active
Acquired 2003
Updated 01/01/2023
State KS
Status Suspended
Acquired 2004
Updated 02/05/2023

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

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Law Office of Stephanie A. Taormina
3601 NE Ralph Powell Rd
Lees Summit, MO, 64064-1814
Law Office of Stephanie A. Taormina
226 SE Douglas
Lee’s Summit, MO, 64063
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Posted by anonymous | April 3, 2013
Best attorney in town!
Aggressive, impressive & knew her sh**!! Best out come I could have wanted!

Cost

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  • Free Consultation 30 minutes
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Cash, Check, Credit Card

Resume

AVVO RATING 7.5 (Very Good)

Work Experience

  • Owner
  • Law Office of Stephanie A. Taormina
  • 2013 - Present
  • Deputy District Attorney
  • Clark County District Attorney's Office (Las Vegas)
  • 2006 - 2012
  • Law Clerk
  • Clark County District Attorney's Office (Las Vegas)
  • 2005 - 2006
  • Assistant Public Defender II
  • Missouri State Public Defender's Office
  • 2003 - 2005
  • Westlaw Student Representative
  • WestGroup
  • 2002 - 2003
  • Intern
  • Missouri State Public Defender's Office
  • 2002 - 2002
  • Intern
  • Missouri State Public Defender's Office
  • 2001 - 2001
  • Intern
  • Jackson County Prosecutor's Office
  • 2000 - 2000
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Education

  • University of Missouri - Kansas City School of Law
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 2003
  • University of Missouri (Kansas City, MO)
  • BS - Bachelor of Science
  • 2000

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Lees Summit Criminal defense Lawyer Stephanie A. Taormina
Stephanie A. Taormina
Criminal defense Attorney
Lees Summit, MO
Licensed for 19 years
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