Patrick C. Guinness

Patrick C. Guinness



Mr. Guinness primarily focuses on construction, business and commercial litigation, representing corporate clients in a variety of legal matters, including commercial disputes, contract claims, employment disputes and construction defect claims.  Mr. Guinness represents both local and national clients in Missouri and Kansas and various jurisdictions across the country.

Mr. Guinness obtained his J.D. in 2011 from the University of Missouri-Kansas City and was a member of the staff of Law Review and Urban Lawyer. He holds a B.A. from Rockhurst University and is admitted to practice in both Missouri and Kansas.

Distinction selection information

Missouri & Kansas Rising Stars – Construction Litigation:  2018-2020
"On the Road with the Second Amendment," The Transportation Lawyer, July 2013
Order of the Barristers Inductee, 2011
American Bar Association National Appellate Advocacy Competition, Regional Champion, 2011
American Bar Association Negotiation Competition, Regional Champion, 2010

American Bar Association
The Missouri Bar
Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association

Hyde Park Neighborhood Association, Vice President
Kansas City American Subcontractor’s Association
Builders’ Association of Kansas City, Construction Leadership Council


University of Missouri-Kansas City (J.D., 2011)
Rockhurst University (B.A., 2008)

Bar Admissions
Court Admissions
U.S. District Court for the Western District of Missouri
U.S. District Court for the District of Kansas