Working to protect the civil rights of individuals, Ryan M. Paulus represents clients in a variety of contexts, including discrimination, retaliation, harassment, whistleblower, consumer rights, personal injury, severance, and wage and hour disputes.
Ryan's confidence, perserverance, and attention to detail are invaluable to furthering his clients cause. Handling both large class actions and individual matters throughout his career, Ryan has developed a record of success in significant and complex litigation.
Ryan is also a combat veteran who served with distinction in Afghanistan as a SAPPER Company Operations Officer, earning both the Bronze Star Medal and the Combat Action Badge before resigning from the military at the rank of Captain.
Missouri Supreme Court
U.S. District Court- Western District of Missouri
U.S. District Court- District of Kansas
J.D. University of Missouri, Columbia, 2007
B.A. University Northern Iowa, 2004, cum laude
Bronze Star Medal
Combat Action Badge
Publishes on a regular basis at kansascityemploymentlawyer.blogspot.com on current issues affecting employee rights.
(In progress) Delaney And The Evolution of At-Will Employment.
AVVO Clients' Choice in Employment 2012
Missouri Workers Compensation Law, Business over Breakfast Series featured speaker
National Employment Lawyers Association Member
National Employment Lawyers Association Kansas City Chapter Member
Missouri State Bar Association Member
Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association Member
Clay County Bar Association Member
Platte County Bar Association Member
Veterans of Foreign Wars member