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Mark E. Klinkenberg is the principal member of The Klinkenberg Law Firm, LLC.  He is an attorney dealing primarily with real estate development, economic development, public and corporate finance, business taxation issues, and debt collection defense. As a real estate attorney, he is experienced in counseling clients with regard to economic development, including the use of incentives such as tax increment financing, community improvement districts, transportation development districts and other special taxing districts.  He has extensive experience in: all aspects of real estate law, including preparation and review of residential and commercial leases and purchase and sale documents; business issues including tax law, finance law, business succession planning, and contract review and drafting; public and private partnerships; mergers and acquisitions; and non-profit organizations and charities.


Practice areas


  1. Business: 45%
    16 years
  2. Real Estate: 45%
    16 years
  3. General Practice: 5%
    16 years
  4. Tax Fraud: 5%
    16 years



Hourly ($185-265/hour), Fixed (sometimes), Free consultation (60 minutes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check

Attorney endorsements

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  • Joseph Gary Lauber

    I endorse this lawyer. Mark is an excellent attorney who works hard to get the best results for his clients. I have enjoyed working with him on various matters through the years and have often referred him to others.


    Joseph Lauber State, local, and municipal law Attorney
    Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

  • Ronald Lee Burdge

    I endorse this lawyer. Mark's answers to consumer questions on Avvo are excellent, on point and direct. You can find out more on his website too. If you have a real estate question and his office is anywhere near you, then he is your answer. I recommend him to you.


    Ronald Burdge Lemon law Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact info

The Klinkenberg Law Firm, LLC

P.O. Box 215
Raymore, MO, 64083


KSAuthorized to practice law200007/04/2016
MOGood Standing, Active199901/08/2013
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
TRiO Achiever National AwardNational Association of Veterans Upward Bound Project Personnel2002
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PrincipalThe Klinkenberg Law Firm, LLC2008 - Present
ShareholderKing Hershey, PC2000 - 2008
AssociateSwanson Midgley, LLC1999 - 2000
Association namePosition nameDuration
Boy Scouts of AmericaScoutmaster and Assistant Scoutmaster2000 - Present
Kansas City Metropolitan Bar AssociationMember1999 - Present
Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association, Tax Law CommitteeChairman2002 - 2003
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Chapel Ridge TIF & TDDSuccessful development completed in 2007
Foxwood Village Shops TIF and CIDObtained approval of TIF & CID
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School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Missouri - Kansas City School of LawTaxLLM2000
University of Missouri - Kansas City School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1999
University of TennesseeAccountingBS - Bachelor of Science1996
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Monthly MeetingAsset Protection2012