MRSB News

Tiffany A. McFarland Teaching Family Law Practice as Adjunct Professor at UMKC Law School (2016, 2017)

Tiffany A. McFarland is teaching Family Law Practice as an Adjunct Professor at UMKC Law School in 2...

Tiffany A. McFarland Selected to Serve as Vice Chair of the Family Law Section of the Johnson County Bar Association

Tiffany A. McFarland has been selected to serve as Vice Chair of the Family Law Section of the Johns...

Kansas City law firm elects first female president

Kansas City Business Journal, Feb. 3rd, 2017 By: James Dornbrook http://www.bizjournals.com/kans...

MRSB Welcomes David A. Jack

KANSAS CITY, Missouri (November 9, 2016) McDowell Rice Smith & Buchanan, PC, announced that David Andrew Jack joined the Firm as an Associate. Mr. Jack is a member of the Firm’s following practice groups: Banking & Financial Services, Corporate & Business Transactions, Litigation & Dispute Resolution, and Real Estate Law. His practice focuses on...

2016 Super Lawyers® and Rising Stars Lists

Congratulations to the following attorneys who have been selected to the 2016 Missouri & Kansas Super Lawyers® and Rising Stars Lists in their primary practice area. The announcement will appear in the 2016 Super Lawyers® Magazine for Missouri & Kansas, published November 3. 2016: Super Lawyers® List: Thomas R. Buchanan – Business Litigation...

Tiffany A. McFarland and Robert D. Maher Honored – Best of the Bar 2016

Congratulations to Tiffany A. McFarland* and Robert D. Maher** on having been selected by their peers to the honor of Best of the Bar for 2016 as published by The Kansas City Business Journal for their work in the following practice areas: Tiffany A. McFarland – Family Law Robert D. Maher – Creditor/Bank Rights, Real Estate, Corporate Tiff...

MRSB Welcomes Michael J. Kelly

KANSAS CITY, Missouri, (September 19, 2016) - McDowell Rice Smith & Buchanan PC, announced that Michael J. Kelly has joined the Firm on September 12, 2016 as an Associate. Mr. Kelly is a member of the Firm’s Construction & Architect/Engineer Law practice group, and the Litigation & Dispute Resolution practice group. He brings with him ...

MRSB Welcomes Staci Olvera Schorgl

KANSAS CITY, Missouri (September 19, 2016) McDowell Rice Smith & Buchanan, PC, announced that Staci Olvera Schorgl joined the Firm as a Shareholder. Ms. Schorgl is a member of the Firm’s Banking & Financial Services Group, Employment Law Group, Corporate and Business Transactions Group, and Litigation & Dispute Resolution Group. She practices in ...

Pete Smith and Jonathan Margolies – The Best Lawyers in America©

Congratulations to R. Pete Smith* and Jonathan A. Margolies** on having been selected by their peers for inclusion in the 23rd Edition of The Best Lawyers in America© for their work in the following practice areas: R. Pete Smith - Litigation – Bankruptcy Jonathan A. Margolies - Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorgan...

Five Tips for Starting a Business

Understanding your tax obligation is one key to business success. When you start a business, you need to know about income taxes, payroll taxes and much more. Here are five IRS tax tips that can help you get your business off to a good start: 1. Business Structure. An early choice you need to make is to decide on the type of structure for ...