Kenneth D. Kinney

Kenneth D. Kinney

Kansas City, Missouri

Areas of Practice

  • Employment Discrimination
  • Wrongful Termination
  • Sexual Harassment
  • Discrimination in Public Places

Litigation Percentage

  • 99% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Missouri, 2014
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Missouri
  • U.S. District Court District of Kansas


  • University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Law, Kansas City, Missouri
    • J.D.
    • Honors: Summa Cum Laude
    • Honors: Highest Honors in Pro Bono/Public Service
    • Honors: Outstanding Academic Achievement Award (Highest GPA)
    • Honors: Charles C. Whittaker Award
    • Honors: The Order of the Barristers
    • Honors: 10 CALI Awards (Top Grade in Class, Contracts I, Constitutional Law I, Criminal Law, Criminal Procedure I, Employment Discrimination, Evidence, Federal Jurisdiction, Federal Taxation, Property I and II)
    • Law Review: Urban Lawyer , Articles Editor
  • University of Nebraska
    • B.A. - 2009
    • Major: Psychology

Published Works

  • Wrongful Termination in Violation of Public Policy: The Viability of the “Encouraged Acts” Exception in Missouri , 81 UMKC L. Rev. 967, Summer , 2013

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Missouri Association of Trial Attorneys, Member
  • National Employment Lawyers Association, Member

Past Employment Positions

  • Holman Schiavone, LLC, Associate Attorney, 2014 - 2017