University of Missouri-Columbia School of Law,
J.D., cum laude, 2014
Order of the Barristers
Chair, Board of Advocates
Ike Skelton Trial Practice Award
Missouri State University,
B.S., Political Science, magna cum laude, 2010
Board of Governors Citizen Scholar
American Bar Association
Missouri Bar Association
Illinois State Bar Association
Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis
Missouri Organization of Defense Lawyers
Thompson Coburn LLP
American Cancer Society, Relay For Life
Event committee member, 2015-Present
Kristen focuses on a wide range of commercial litigation in state and federal courts, including class actions, contract disputes, business torts, and tax litigation.
She has experience in all phases of the litigation process, from discovery and motion practice to preparing cases for trial and appeals.
Kristen graduated cum laude from the University of Missouri School of Law with a certificate in alternative dispute resolution. While in law school, Kristen was chair of the Board of Advocates and was inducted into the Order of Barristers, a national honor recognizing 10 graduates who possess the highest caliber of spoken and written persuasion. Kristen also received seven awards recognizing her excellence in advocacy, as well as the CALI Excellence for the Future Award in Negotiation, Trial Practice, and Advanced Trial Practice.