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AnnRene Braun

Associate Kansas City

AnnRene Braun is an associate at the firm’s Kansas City office, where she counsels and defends employers in both labor and employment matters. Ms. Braun focuses her practice on defending employers against claims of discrimination, harassment, retaliation, wrongful termination, wage and hour violations, and breach of restrictive covenant in both state and federal courts. She also represents and advises employers in pre-litigation matters before administrative agencies, and she counsels employers in compliance with federal and state labor and employment laws and regulations.

Ms. Braun attended law school at the University of Missouri – Kansas City, where she served as the Managing Editor of the UMKC Law Review’s electronic publication. During school, she interned at the United States District Court for the Western District of Missouri.

Professional Activities and Speeches

Professional Activities:

  • Ross T. Roberts Trial Academy
  • Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association
  • Association for Women Attorneys of Greater Kansas City


  • Ogletree Deakins Seminar - ''Grab Bag - Mixed Topics - RIF/Exit Incentives'' - Overland Park - October 18, 2018
  • PTC Conference 2017 - ''What to Expect When You’re Expecting … to be Deposed'' - Wichita - November 08, 2017
  • PTC Conference 2017 - ''Tips on How to Comply with the Fair Credit Reporting Act'' - Wichita - November 07, 2017
  • Ogletree Deakins Managing a Workforce in 2018 - ''MHRA Changes'' - Overland Park - October 12, 2017
  • 2017 Missouri SHRM Conference - ''Why is Retaliation So Real and So Scary'' - Osage Beach - August 03, 2017
  • NBI, Inc. Advanced Employment Law - ''Internal Investigations and Attorney-Client Privilege: How it is Preserved or Refuted'' - Overland Park - November 15, 2016
  • 2016 Arkansas SHRM Conference - ''A Bad Deal - Ethics in HR'' - Rogers - April 07, 2016
  • Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of Kansas City - ''You're Not the Boss of Me'' - Kansas City - November 04, 2015
  • 2015 Kansas SHRM Conference - ''You’re Not the Boss of Me - Legal Issues Concerning Regulation of Employees’ Off-Duty Activities'' - Overland Park - September 25, 2015

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