Louis A. Huber III

EXPERIENCE

Lou Huber has practiced as a trial attorney in Kansas City for over 35 years. He is a member of the state bars of Missouri, Kansas, California and Mississippi, the federal bars of the 8th, 9th and 10th Circuit Courts of Appeals and the District Courts of Western Missouri, Kansas and the Northern, Central and Southern Districts of California. He has represented clients in civil litigation matters involving commercial disputes, class actions, product liability, propane and natural gas, asbestos, multi-piece tire rims, automobile accidents, construction claims, injunctions, securities law, and personal injuries (both for plaintiffs and defendants). He has tried personal injury, wrongful death and commercial cases in Missouri, Kansas, California, Texas, Florida, Michigan, Georgia and Louisiana and has been the lead lawyer in major cases in over 30 states. He has also represented debtors, secured and unsecured creditors and creditors’ committees in bankruptcy cases in both Missouri and Kansas.

In addition to his practice as a trial lawyer, he has been lead counsel in arbitrations and administrative law proceedings. He has handled appeals in Kansas, Louisiana, New Mexico, California, Michigan and the 8th Circuit and 10th Circuit United States Courts of Appeals.



PRACTICE EMPHASIS

Commercial Litigation
Packers and Stockyards Act
Title Insurance
Propane and Natural Gas Litigation
Products Liability
Food Safety Litigation



EDUCATION

University of Kansas, B.S., Business 1974
Harvard University, J.D. 1977



PRIOR EXPERIENCE

1977-1986 -- Associate and Partner, Dietrich, Davis, Dicus, Rowlands, Schmitt & Gorman
1986-1987 -- Hoskins, King, McGannon & Hahn
1987-1995 -- Shareholder, Smith, Gill, Fisher & Butts, Kansas City, MO
1995-1998 -- Partner, Bryan Cave LLP, Kansas City, MO



OF NOTE

AV® Preeminent™ - Martindale Hubbell®
Super Lawyers - Missouri & Kansas 2014 and 2015
Top Attorney’s in the Kansas City Area, Kansas City Business Magazine



BAR ADMISSIONS

Missouri, 1977
California, 1991
Kansas, 1994
Mississippi, 2013
U.S. District Court, Western District of Missouri
U.S. District Court, Kansas
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit
U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California
U.S. District Court for the Central District of California
U.S. District Court for the Southern District of California



PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS

Missouri Bar Association
Defense Research Institute

Directions

Click for MapQuest Directions from KCI Airport: Take I-29 (S) to 169 South toward Kansas City Downtown. Turn slight right onto Broadway Blvd. Merge onto I-35 South. Take the 27th street exit, Exit 1B, on the left toward Broadway. Ramp becomes Penn Valley Drive, turn slight left onto Broadway street which becomes Broadway road. Turn right onto W. 40th Terrace. Turn left onto Pennsylvania Avenue. 4050 Pennsylvania Avenue is on the right.
Free Covered Parking: Enter the Manor Square garage from Pennsylvania Avenue. Parking is on the second level of the parking garage.