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At the Mendel Law Firm, LLC, I focus on personal injury and representing individuals and their families that have been seriously injured because of someone's negligent conduct.

Contact information:
Office: (913) 638-7151

Auto Accidents
Semi-Truck Accidents
Victims of Drunk Driving
Wrongful Death Cases
Uninsured Motorist
Worker's Compensation
Medical Malpractice
Slip & Fall Accidents
Consumer Rights
Auto Dealer Fraud
Products Liability

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Practice areas


  1. Consumer Protection: 50%
  2. Personal Injury: 50%



Free consultation (30 minutes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check

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Contact info

Mendel Law Firm, LLC

20 E Franklin St.
Liberty, MO, 64068


KSAuthorized to practice law200807/04/2016
MOGood Standing, Active200701/08/2013
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Rising StarsSuper Lawyers2015
Rising StarsSuper Lawyers2014
Rising StarsSuper Lawyers2013
Rising StarsSuper Lawyers2012
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Associate AttorneyLaw Firm2007 - 2014
Association namePosition nameDuration
Clay County Bar AssociationVice President2015 - Present
Boy Scouts of AmericaPack 374, Cubmaster2014 - Present
National Assocation of Consumer AdvocatesMember2009 - Present
Kansas Bar AssociationMember2008 - Present
Missouri BarMember2007 - Present
Kansas City Metropolitan Bar AssociationMember2007 - Present
Clay County Bar AssociationTreasurer2014 - 2015
Clay County Bar AssociationBoard of Directors2013 - 2014
Clay County Bar AssociationCLE Committe Chair2011 - 2012
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Lewellen v. Chad Franklin National Auto Sales North, LLC, and Chad Franklin, et aI$4.1 Million jury verdict
Estate of Max E. Overbey, Deceased, and Glenna J Overbey v. Chad Franklin, 361 S.W.3d 364, 2012 WL 716460 (Mo. 2012)Upholding jury verdict and due process challenge to punitive damages ratio of 111 to 1.
Ryan A. Fielder v. Robert E. Gittings, 311 S. W.3d 280, (Mo. App. W.D., 2010)Coauthored brief and successfully argued before the Missouri Court of Appeal for the Western District affirming the trial court's grant of new trial leading to a confidential settlement in excess of the jury verdict.
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Publication nameTitleDate
Missouri Bar's "Consumer Law and Practice" Deskbook (3rd Ed. 2010).Co-authored "Procedural Considerations Under the MMP A and Other Consumer Suits" Chapter 13 of the2010
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Missouri - Kansas City School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2007
William Jewell CollegeBusiness Administration and Information SystemsBS - Bachelor of Science2000
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Stepping Up & Stepping Out The New Lawyer ExperienceHow to Evaluate & Select Civil Cases2013
Missouri Bar's 2012 Solo & Small Firm ConferenceUsing Lay Fact Witnesses in Preparing Your Case2013
Guidebook Practice SeriesMerchandising Practices Act2013
Stepping Up & Stepping Out The New Lawyer ExperienceHow to Evaluate & Select Civil Cases2012
Missouri Bar's 2012 Solo & Small Firm ConferenceMissouri Merchandising Practices Act: What is it? How do I use it?2012
Clay County Bar Association CLESocial Networking Evidence in Court2011