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Former Clay County Bar President. Practicing law since 1967.

Everyone has a right to vigorous and aggressive legal
representation. The David Lee Wells Law Office strives to provide understanding to individuals in stressful times of
their lives when a family member is injured or they are
experiencing domestic difficulties. We will listen to our client's
concerns, analyze their legal difficulty, and strive to obtain a
satisfactory result for the client.

David Lee Wells appears regularly in Courts including, Clay, Platte,
Jackson, Cass and Clinton counties. Wells focuses on family and family
problems in Divorce, Custody, Bodily Injury, Traffic, DWI and
Criminal cases. He also handles cases involving Commercial Real
Estate, Condemnation and Business.


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Practice areas


  1. Divorce: 30%
  2. Personal Injury: 20%
    6 years
  3. Criminal Defense: 20%
  4. DUI & DWI: 15%
  5. Family: 15%


Payment types:

Cash, Check

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  • Michael S. Waddington

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  • Christian K. Lassen II

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Contact info

David Lee Wells Law Office

329 Armour Road North
Kansas City, MO, 64116-3505


MOGood Standing, Active196701/08/2013
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2012
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2011
Super LawyerSuper Lawyer2010
Preeminent 5.0 out of 5Martindale-Hubbell2010
Super LawyerSuper Lawyer2009
Preeminent 5.0 out of 5Martindale-Hubbell2009
Super LawyerSuper Lawyer2008
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2008
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
AttorneyDavid Lee Wells Law Office1979 - Present
Association namePosition nameDuration
Ducks Unlimited National Wildlife Art ShowExecutive DirectorN/A
Williams Jewell College Alumni AssociationBoard of GovernorsN/A
Northland Chamber of CommerceBoard of DirectorsN/A
North Kansas City Business CouncilBoard of DirectorsN/A
University of Missouri at Kansas City Allumni AssociationDirectorN/A
American Trial Lawyers AssociationMemberN/A
Platte County Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Kansas City Metropolitan Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Workplace Injury Litigation Group, Inc.MemberN/A
American Association for JusticeMemberN/A
Missouri Association of Trial AttorneysMemberN/A
Missouri BarMemberN/A
Clay County Bar AssociationPresident1984 - 1985
Clay County Bar AssociationBoard of Directors1979 - 1981
Publication nameTitleDate
Wide Open MagazineLaw 4 BikersN/A
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Missouri School of LawLawJD - Juris DoctorN/A