Firm Profile

Lathrop Gage LLP

Headquarters

2345 Grand Boulevard, Suite 2200
Kansas City, MO 64108
United States
(816) 292.2000

Firm Details

Lathrop Gage clients are the backbone of our economy. We work as one integrated team to help them see beyond immediate challenges to achieve their most important objectives. Our attorneys provide strategic guidance in litigation, business and intellectual property law, with deep knowledge and experience in the industries we serve. 

Founded in Kansas City, Missouri,  in 1873, Lathrop Gage has grown to ten offices from coast to coast. 

 

What Sets Us Apart

Connected perspective. In a world in which commerce and ideas know no boundaries, we are a firm with the broad perspective clients need to succeed. Our attorneys are passionate about what they do, working seamlessly across practices, regions and industries. Marshaling the resources and insights of everyone at Lathrop Gage, we deliver advice that considers the entire environment in which you do business and empowers you to prosper in a converging, connected world.

Business partners. We will immerse ourselves in your business, rolling up our sleeves to get to know your operations. We will take on your goals and interests as our own. By focusing on relationships rather than transactions, we become your long-term partners, invested in your long-term success. With your business goals always top of mind, we help you move beyond legal obstacles to embrace the strategies that deliver results.

Creative ingenuity. There are many ways to approach a legal issue. We find the best one by breaking out of traditional modes of practicing law to develop creative approaches and engineer the best outcomes for our clients. We will tackle your issue with a uniquely creative spirit, applying ingenuity and insights to develop targeted and often unexpected solutions.

Passionate advocates. We are as passionate about helping you succeed as you are about building your business. Helping our clients see beyond their immediate challenges to capitalize on the opportunities ahead has been our privilege for over a century.

Management

Cheri Rhodes
Chief Administrative Officer
Mark A. Bluhm
Chief Executive Officer
Courtney Landon
Chief Financial Officer
John M. Storey
Chief Human Resources Officer
Gillian M. Power
Chief Information Officer
Brian Larios
Director of Knowledge Resources

Top Listed State Awards

  • Top Listed in Missouri in Administrative / Regulatory Law with 2 lawyers
  • Top Listed in Missouri in Litigation - ERISA with 2 lawyers

Top Listed City Awards

  • Top Listed in Clayton with 6 lawyers
  • Top Listed in Clayton in Closely Held Companies and Family Businesses Law with 2 lawyers
  • Top Listed in Overland Park in Construction Law with 2 lawyers
  • Top Listed in Overland Park in Corporate Law with 3 lawyers
  • Top Listed in Kansas City in Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law with 4 lawyers
  • Top Listed in Jefferson City in Environmental Law with 2 lawyers
  • Top Listed in Kansas City in Insurance Law with 5 lawyers
  • Top Listed in Kansas City in Litigation - ERISA with 2 lawyers
  • Top Listed in Kansas City in Litigation - First Amendment with 2 lawyers
  • Top Listed in Clayton in Real Estate Law with 3 lawyers
  • Top Listed in Kansas City in Trusts and Estates with 5 lawyers
  • Top Listed in Overland Park in Trusts and Estates with 3 lawyers

Awards

  • Chambers USA Leading Lawyers
  • The BTI Client Service A-Team of top-tier law firm for 2013
  • 2012 CEO Leadership in Action
  • Fortune Go-To Law Firms of the World’s Leading Companies

Firm Practice Areas

  • Commercial Litigation
  • Construction Law
  • Corporate Law
  • Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law
  • Employment Law - Individuals
  • Employment Law - Management
  • Energy Law
  • Environmental Law
  • Franchise Law
  • Government Relations Practice
  • Health Care Law
  • Labor Law - Management
  • Litigation - Banking and Finance
  • Litigation - Insurance
  • Litigation - Intellectual Property
  • Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions - Defendants
  • Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants
  • Product Liability Litigation - Defendants
  • Real Estate Law
  • Tax Law
  • Trusts and Estates

Office Locations

United States

United States

California

California

Los Angeles, CA

1888 Century Park East, Suite 1000

Los Angeles, CA 90067-1623

United States

(310) 789.4600

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Colorado

Colorado

Boulder, CO

2440 Junction Place, Suite 300

Boulder, CO 80301

United States

(720) 931.3000

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Denver, CO

1515 Wynkoop Street, Suite 600

Denver, CO 80202

United States

(720) 931.3200

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Illinois

Illinois

Chicago, IL

155 North Wacker Drive, Suite 3000

Chicago, IL 60606-1787

United States

(312) 920.3300

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Kansas

Kansas

Overland Park, KS

Building 82, Suite 1000

10851 Mastin Boulevard

Overland Park, KS 66210-1669

United States

(913) 451.5100

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Massachusetts

Massachusetts

Boston, MA

28 State Street, Suite 700

Boston, MA 02109

United States

(857) 300.4000

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Missouri

Missouri

Clayton, MO

7701 Forsyth Boulevard, Suite 500

Clayton, MO 63105

United States

(314) 613.2800

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Jefferson City, MO

314 East High Street

Jefferson City, MO 65101

United States

(573) 893.4336

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Kansas City, MO

2345 Grand Boulevard, Suite 2200

Kansas City, MO 64108

United States

(816) 292.2000

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St. Louis, MO

7701 Forsyth Boulevard, Suite 500

St. Louis, MO 63105

United States

(314) 613.2800

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