Jennifer M. Fain

Jennifer M. Fain

Shareholder
Location:
Platte City, Missouri
Phone:
816-866-1501
Fax:
816-858-3009
Email:
Jennifer, a lifelong Platte County resident, is a 2009 graduate of the University of Tulsa College of Law, and earned a Bachelor's Degree from the University of Missouri - Kansas City.  She joined the Firm in 2009 and became a shareholder in 2012. Prior to joining the firm, Jennifer clerked at the Tulsa County Public Defender's Office. During law school, she was a Judicial Intern for the Honorable James E. Welsh of the 7th Judicial Circuit of Clay County, Missouri, and a law Clerk for the Clay County, Missouri, Prosecutor's Office. She and her family reside in Platte City, Missouri.

Areas of Practice

  • Family & Juvenile Law
  • Landlord/Tenant Law
  • Estate Planning & Probate Administration
  • Business Organizations
  • Criminal & Traffic Law

Litigation Percentage

  • 15% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Certified Legal Specialties

  • Guardian Ad Litem, The Missouri Bar, 2010

Bar Admissions

  • Missouri, 2009
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Missouri, 2009
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Missouri, 2009
  • U.S. Bankruptcy Court Western District of Missouri, 2009

Education

  • University of Tulsa College of Law, Tulsa, Oklahoma
    • J.D. - 2009
  • University of Missouri - Kansas City, Kansas City, Missouri
    • B.A. - 2005
    • Major: Criminal Justice

Representative Clients

  • City of Platte City, Missouri
  • Houston Lake, Missouri
  • Embassy Park Homeowner's Association
  • Barry Park at Coves North Homeowner's Association

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Kansas City Missouri Bar Administration, Member, 2009 - Present
  • American Bar Association, Member, 2009 - Present
  • Platte County R-III Education Foundation, Board Member, 2012 - Present
  • Missouri Municipal League, Member, 2009 - Present
  • Platte County Bar Association, Member, 2009 - Present
  • MMACCPA, Board Member, 2013 - Present

Past Employment Positions

  • Clay County Prosecutor's Office, Rule 13 Law Clerk, 2008
  • Tulsa County Public Defender's Office, Legal Intern, 2007 - 2008
  • Honorable James E. Welsh, Judicial Intern, 2007 - 2008
  • Jackson County Circuit Court, Intern, 2005

Previous Names

  • Jennifer M. Duncan

Languages

  • English