Norman E. Siegel is a founding member of the firm. Over the last 20 years, Norm has gained a reputation as a stand-out trial lawyer both locally and nationally. He has successfully tried to verdict a wide range of cases including obtaining several multi-million dollar jury verdicts. Norm has also been recognized for obtaining some of the largest settlements in the country, successfully securing hundreds of millions of dollars for his clients over the course of his career.
Norm was born in Baltimore, Maryland. He received a degree in political science from Tufts University, and his J.D. from Washington University in St. Louis. At Washington University he served as Articles Editor of the Washington University Journal of Urban Contemporary Law. Norm has been named to The Best Lawyers in America®, has been elected a Missouri Super Lawyer, and has been named “Best of the Bar” and "Kansas City Newsmaker" by the Kansas City Business Journal. Norm was also named to Lawdragon Magazine’s 500 Leading Plaintiffs’ Lawyers in America, and named a “Local Litigation Star” by Benchmark Plaintiffs. Norm is rated AV – the highest designation a lawyer can achieve from publisher Martindale-Hubbell. Prior to starting Stueve Siegel Hanson in 2001, Norm served as an Assistant Attorney General and as a partner at what is now Dentons.
Norm serves on the Boards of the Healthcare Foundation of Greater Kansas City, the Kansas City Bar Foundation and the Negro Leagues Baseball Museum.