|KS||Authorized to practice law||2002||04/01/2017|
|MO||Good Standing, Active||2001||07/01/2017|
|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|Super Lawyer||Super Lawyers Magazine||2012|
|Million Dollar Advocate||Million Dollar Advocates Forum||2011|
|Multi-Million Dollar Advocate||Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum||2011|
|Super Lawyer||Super Lawyers Magazine||2011|
|Super Lawyer||Super Lawyers Magazine||2010|
|National Litigation Academy Honor Corps||Alliance Defense Fund||2008|
|Top 5% of Graduating Class||UMKC School of Law||2001|
|National Moot Court Board||UMKC School of Law||2001|
|National Trial Award||American Bar Association||2001|
|Order of the Barristers||UMKC School of Law||2001|
|Negotiation Competition Award||American Bar Association||2001|
|John L. Sheridan Award - Outstanding Appellate Advocate||John L. Sheridan Foundation||2001|
|Thomas J. Deacy Memorial Trial Lawyer Award||Deacy & Deacy||2001|
|Attorney||Sanders.Law||2003 - Present|
|Associate||Stinson Morrison Hecker||2001 - 2003|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|Kansas Trial Lawyers Association||Member||2006 - Present|
|Alliance Defense Fund||Allied Attorney||2006 - Present|
|American Association for Justice||Member||2005 - Present|
|Kansas Bar Association||Member||2004 - Present|
|Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association||Member||2004 - Present|
|Missouri Association of Trial Attorneys||Member||2004 - Present|
|Clay County Bar Association||Member||2004 - Present|
|Missouri Bar||Member||2001 - Present|
|Medical Malpractice||$2M settlement|
|Severely Injured Minor Child||$500K Settlement - Policy Limits|
|Car Wreck v Drunk Driver + Insurance Bad Faith||$600K Settlement|
|See all legal cases|
|Missouri Trial Attorney||Provider-Specific Requirements for Medical Records Requests: Follow the Path of Least Resistance!||2006|
|University of Missouri - Kansas City School of Law||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||2001|
|Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary||Theology||Master of Divinity||1993|
|Southwest Baptist University||Religious Education||BA - Bachelor of Arts||1988|
|Solo & Small Firm Conference||Insurance Bad Faith||2012|
|Monthly Meeting CLE||Insurance Bad Faith||2012|
Posted by Gayla
Steve was an excellent attorney for us. My mother had been in a very serious car accident two years before my accident occurred. He had done a wonderful job representing her and both my parents were very pleased with the results he achieved for them and their case. Following my accident, I contacted Steve, not knowing whether or not I had a valid case. He immediately followed up with me and determined it would be in my best interest to have representation. I am very grateful to him for pursuing this case for me. He was professional, caring and extremely competent in his knowledge of the law. To sum up, he was an outstanding attorney for me personally, and for my extended family. I have recommended him several times in the last two years, and will continue to do so. As I've said in the past, and will continue to say, he will be the only attorney for my family in the years to come!
Posted by Lon Waterman
Steve Sanders has provided a number of legal services for my family for a number of years. Steve is highly knowledgeable and provides on-going leadership throughout the entire process of the legal system. Steve Sanders' ability to provide the necessary personal touch created a comfort and confidence that our situation would be handle with the utmost integrity and respect and that is exactly what occurred. I highly recommend Mr. Sanders....you will not be disappointed.
Posted by anonymous
Having worked with different attorneys for various reasons I know how important communication can be to a client. My experience with Steve has been that he is extremely good at staying in communication, and that alone can bring some peace in stressful times.
It has aso been my experience that when one needs an attorney is usually not the time to have a cloudy view of legal realities; one of Steve's strengths is that he will clearly tell you his view even if he knows it is not what you want to hear.
I recommend him as a smart, thorough, sound, and honest attorney.
Jeffrey Wagoner, Chapter 7 bankruptcy Attorney
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
Stephen is not only a great attorney, but a fantastic person as well. We've known each other since we were literally in grade school. Incredibly bright and hard working. Honest almost to a fault. Friendly, down-to-earth. Very successful in achieving great outcomes for his clients - I know this because I have had the opportunity to work for many of his clients and they absolutely rave about how happy they were with his work. It is a pleasure for me to endorse Stephen.