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Kyle O'Brien

Associate Kansas City

Kyle O'Brien is an associate in the firm’s Kansas City office. Previously, Kyle clerked for four federal judges (two district & two magistrate) in the United States District Court for the District of Kansas. He began clerking for Judge Carlos Murguia. Next, he briefly clerked for Judge Julie A. Robinson. He rounded out his time at the Court clerking for Magistrate Judges Gerald L. Rushfelt and David J. Waxse. For each judge, Kyle helped manage a large docket covering a wide range of legal matters.

Kyle is a graduate of the University of Kansas School of Law, where he served on the Editorial Board for the Kansas Journal of Law and Public Policy. He also holds a B.A. in Film & Media Studies from the University of Kansas.

Professional Activities and Speeches

Professional Activities:

  • Federal Bar Association - Chapter for the Districts of Kansas and Western Missouri, Board Member
  • Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association, Social Chair
  • Earl E. O'Connor Inn of Court, Executive Board Member


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