Anthony F. Rupp (Tony) has had an active trial practice since 1985. His experience includes complex business disputes, truck accidents, trade secrets, medical and legal malpractice defense, product liability and municipal liability. He has tried cases in federal and state courts and before arbitrators. He frequently prosecutes or defends preliminary injunction actions, and he has argued numerous appeals. Mr. Rupp practices in state and federal courts in Kansas and Missouri.
Mr. Rupp's clients include large and small businesses, executives, manufacturers and trucking companies. He also represents hospitals, physicians and attorneys.
Mr. Rupp's efforts were recognized in 2008 by the Johnson County Bar Association, which named him the third recipient of the Honorable Earl E. O’Connor Civility Award recognizing professionalism, honor, integrity, preparation and advocacy.
Based on his work on behalf of municipalities he was selected by The Best Lawyers in America® as the 2013 "Lawyer of the Year" for Kansas City – Kansas for "Litigation: Municipal." Mr. Rupp enjoys Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory’s highest "AV" rating for lawyers and is listed in Chambers USA as a leading general commercial litigation attorney in the United States. He was selected by his peers for inclusion in the Missouri & Kansas Super Lawyers® list and The Best Lawyers in America® for the areas of commercial litigation and other categories as well.