Our Firm

In 1994, Michael Norris and Bruce Keplinger founded Norris & Keplinger, LLC

Since then, Norris & Keplinger has dedicated itself to providing effective, flexible and responsive legal representation. In addition to Michael Norris and Bruce Keplinger, the firm includes five other attorneys: John Hicks, David Welder, Christopher J. Lucas, Emily Tung and Paul Breer. Additional information on each attorney is available by clicking their name.

The attorneys at Norris & Keplinger have the knowledge and experience necessary to resolve disputes through negotiation, mediation, arbitration and civil litigation.

Our attorneys have significant experience in personal injury litigation, construction law, school law, professional liability defense, medical malpractice defense, premises liability and complex commercial and business litigation. Together our lawyers have tried over 200 jury trials. Additionally, the firm has an extensive appellate practice. Clients of Norris & Keplinger include corporations, banks, real estate developers, insurance companies, schools, hospitals, physicians, engineers, architects and individuals with personal injury claims.

Norris & Keplinger’s success is built on its commitment and dedication to each of its clients. The firm aggressively moves disputes forward, utilizing old-fashioned hard work as well as the latest technology. Clients of Norris & Keplinger expect and receive the quality representation that they deserve.

Norris & Keplinger has received an AV rating, the highest rating possible, from Martindale-Hubbell Directory of Lawyers and Law Firms. Mr. Norris and Mr. Keplinger are listed in various editions of Who’s Who, Best Lawyers in America and Super Lawyers.  John Hicks has been recognized by the Kansas City Business Journal as one of the Best Lawyers in Kansas City and is listed in Missouri Kansas Super Lawyers.