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John Joseph Ziegelmeyer III

Discrimination Attorney at Kansas City, MO

5.0   1 review
  • State Years
    Kansas - KS 17 years
    Missouri - MO 17 years
  • Licensed for 17 years
    State KS
    Acquired 2007
    Status
    Active No misconduct found
  • Licensed for 17 years
    State MO
    Acquired 2006
    Status
    Good Standing, Active No misconduct found

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

About John

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Attorney John Ziegelmeyer is the managing partner of HKM’s Kansas City office.  He is an accomplished litigator with years of experience planning and executing practical solutions to complex problems focusing exclusively on representing employees who have been wrongfully terminated, harassed or discriminated against in the workplace.  John has been recognized in the legal community where he has earned the distinction of “Rising Star” from Super Lawyers magazine every year since 2011, “Best of the Bar” by the Kansas City Business Journal every year since 2013 and has been selected as one of the “Best Lawyers in America” for employment law every year since 2014.  John also has a leadership role with the Kansas City Metropolitan Bar association, as a chair of the Labor and Employment committee.

If you have suffered from harassment, discrimination, retaliation, or have been mistreated at work in other ways, we welcome you to call our office at .

Location

HKM Employment Attorneys LLP
4520 Main Street
Suite 700
Kansas City, MO, 64111

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Posted by anonymous | July 18, 2020
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| Hired Attorney
Hire this guy, I’m glad I did!
Handled my case with care and great legal expertise. If you have a workplace dispute, this is your guy. Always returned calls and explained the process. Exceeded my expectations.

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Resume

AVVO RATING 9.9 (Superb)

Work Experience

  • Managing Partner - Kansas City office
  • HKM Employment Attorneys LLP
  • 2018 - Present
  • Partner
  • The Employee Rights Law Firm
  • 2013 - Present
  • Associate
  • The Employee Rights Law Firm
  • 2010 - 2013
  • Associate
  • David A Lunceford & Associates
  • 2009 - 2010
  • Trust Administrative Officer
  • Bank Of America/Us Trust
  • 2007 - 2009
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Education

  • University of Tulsa College of Law
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 2006
  • University of Kansas
  • BA - Bachelor of Arts
  • 2002

Sample of Legal Cases

  • Griffin, et al. v. City of Kansas City
  • $2,979,000.00 Judgment
  • Howard v. City of Kansas City
  • $3,000,000.00 Judgment (after appeals)

Associations

  • Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association
  • YLS - Senior Member at Large
  • 2013 - Present
  • Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association
  • Chair Labor & Employment Committee
  • 2013 - Present
  • National Employment Lawyers Association (Kansas City chapter)
  • Secretary
  • 2012 - Present
  • Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association
  • Co-chair Labor & Employment Committee
  • 2012 - 2013
  • Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association
  • YLS - Junior Member at Large
  • 2012 - 2013
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Languages Spoken

  • English

Honors and Awards

  • Rising Star
  • Super Lawyers
  • 2018
  • Rising Star
  • Super Lawyers
  • 2017
  • Rising Star
  • Super Lawyers
  • 2016
  • Rising Star
  • Super Lawyers
  • 2015
  • Rising Star
  • Super Lawyers
  • 2014
  • Best of the Bar
  • Kansas City Business Journal
  • 2013
  • Rising Star
  • Thomson Reuters
  • 2013
  • Rising Star
  • Thomson Reuters
  • 2012
  • Rising Star
  • Thomson Reuters
  • 2011
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Attorney endorsements

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Discrimination Attorney | Dec 19
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Mr. Ziegelmeyer is a dedicated and tireless advocate on behalf of his clients. He fights for his clients' rights from the first day of representation all the way through the end. I strongly endorse him."
Employment and labor
Discrimination

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Kansas City Discrimination Lawyer John Joseph Ziegelmeyer III
John Joseph Ziegelmeyer III
Discrimination Attorney
Kansas City, MO
Licensed for 17 years