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JAMES R. JARROW is a partner at the law firm of Baker Sterchi Cowden & Rice, LLC, and is very experienced in all phases of litigation, including product liability, mass tort, automotive, trucking, agricultural, pharmaceutical, medical device, life and health insurance, disability insurance, legal malpractice, and premises liability. Mr. Jarrow is AV rated by Martindale-Hubbell. He regularly tries cases. Mr. Jarrow is a lecturer and trial practice instructor teaching other lawyers. He is the author of numerous articles and publications. He earned his B.S. degree from Indiana University and his J.D. degree, with honors, from Washburn Law School. Mr. Jarrow is a member of The Missouri Bar, the Kansas Bar Association, the KCMBA Federal Courts Advocates Section (founding member), the Defense Research Institute, the Trucking Industry Defense Association, ALFA International, and the Missouri Organization of Defense Lawyers. He is licensed in Missouri and Kansas practicing in state and federal courts, the Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals, the Eight Circuit Court of Appeals, and is licensed to practice in the United States Supreme Court. (Overland Park location)
LYNN WEDDLE JUDKINS is the litigation director at the law firm of Devkota Law Firm LLC where she tackles business and commercial disputes throughout the Midwest. Her extensive knowledge and experience with contract claims, construction defect/surety bond claims, banking, and real estate issues has led to a variety of successful results for her individual and corporate clientele in state and federal court trials and alternative dispute venues. A former Missouri Super Lawyer Rising Star, Ms. Judkins currently serves as the president-elect for the Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association's Business Law Section and has formerly served in various area committee roles and on the Boards for the Kansas Association of Defense Counsel (KADC), the Association of Women Lawyers for Greater Kansas City (AWL), and as co-advisor for the Missouri Bar's Leadership Academy. She frequently speaks on a number of legal and business topics but enjoys following advances in ethics and technology. Ms. Judkins was the former advertising manager at an area not-for-profit corporation before earning her J.D. degree from the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Law. She earned her B.J. degree from the University of Missouri-Columbia School of Journalism with an emphasis in media management. (Overland Park location)
ROBERT MINTER is the managing member of the law firm of Minter & Pollak, LC, in Wichita, Kansas, where his primary areas of practice are commercial, bankruptcy, banking, real estate, business law and estate/probate matters. He is a frequent speaker on banking, corporate business matters, and related matters and litigation involving the same. Mr. Minter earned his B.A. degree from Friends University and his J.D. degree from Washburn University of Topeka, Kansas. He has served on the Board of Directors of four area banks, and he previously served as a director and secretary of a public trading company traded on NASDAQ. Mr. Minter has served as secretary for several local and regional corporations. He is a member of the American, Wichita and Kansas bar associations. (Wichita location)
BRADEN PERRY is a litigation, government investigations, and regulatory attorney with Kennyhertz Perry, LLC. He has the unique tripartite experience of a white collar criminal defense and government compliance, investigations, and litigation attorney at a national law firm; a senior enforcement attorney at a federal regulatory agency; and the chief compliance officer/chief regulatory attorney of a global financial institution. Mr. Perry has extensive experience advising clients in litigation and government inquiries and investigations, particularly in matters involving complex issues. He couples his technical knowledge and experience defending clients in front of federal agencies with a broad-based understanding of compliance and regulatory issues from an institutional and regulatory perspective. Mr. Perry earned his B.S. degree from Kansas State University and his J.D. degree from University of Kansas School of Law. (Wichita and Overland Park locations)
KELLY J. RUNDELL joined Hite, Fanning & Honeyman L.L.P., in 2015. Ms. Rundell is regarded as a resource for presentations, publications, and continuing legal education materials on the issues of employment law, ethics, and trial litigation practice. Her presentations have been heard by members of the bar at CLEs and conferences. She is an active member of the Wichita, Kansas and American bar associations; the Wichita Women Attorneys Association; and the Kansas Women Attorneys Association. Ms. Rundell is the immediate past president of the Wesley E. Brown American Inn of Court. She received the Louise Mattox Attorney of Achievement Award in 2012. Ms. Rundell is currently affiliate faculty for Southwestern College, where she teaches business law, ethics and negotiation skills. She received her B.B.A. degree, summa cum laude, from Southwestern College and her J.D. degree from the University of Kansas School of Law. Ms. Rundell is admitted to practice in the Kansas state and federal courts. (Wichita location)