Kristie Remster Orme

Executive Board Member
(816) 960-7309
(816) 753-9996

Kristie Orme practices with McDowell Rice’s Litigation and Dispute Resolution, Banking and Financial Services and Employment Law Groups. She is an experienced litigator, focusing on complex commercial litigation and representation of banking and financial service providers.  Ms. Orme has extensive litigation experience in the state courts of Missouri, Kansas, and Iowa, in federal courts across the nation, including the Bankruptcy Courts of both Missouri and Kansas, and before arbitration panels. She also has appellate experience in both state and federal courts.  She makes it a priority to work with clients to solve problems and develop early litigation strategies which are designed to maximize results while minimizing costs.

Ms. Orme represents individuals and business clients from the private sector as well as governmental agencies in complex contract, antitrust, tax, real estate, RICO, alter ego/successor liability, business torts, defamation, malicious prosecution/abuse of process, employment and other commercial disputes nationwide.  She also represents banks and individuals in loan enforcement workout and litigation matters. She is a former assistant attorney general and also represents businesses and individuals responding to regulatory inquiries and investigations by governmental agencies.  Ms. Orme also serves on the Financial Services Committee of the Kansas City Chamber of Commerce.

Ms. Orme is a Litigation Counsel of America Fellow, and has been named to the Missouri and Kansas Super Lawyers® list since 2014, and the Rising Star® list from 2008 - 2010.  She is AV® Preeminent™ rated by Martindale-Hubbell, and is also listed on the Bar Register of Preeminent Women Lawyers.  She is also a member of the Kansas Bar Association, the Missouri Bar Association, the Iowa Bar Association, the Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association, and the Johnson County Bar Association.


Distinction selection information

Fellow, Litigation Counsel of America
Missouri and Kansas Super Lawyers, Business Litigation: 2014 to the present, Rising Star, 2008 to 2010
AV® Preeminent™ Rated by Martindale-Hubbell
Bar Register of Preeminent Women Lawyers

Kansas Bar Association
The Missouri Bar
Iowa Bar Association
Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association
Johnson County Bar Association

Kristie volunteers for Boy Scout Troop 136 in Lenexa, Kansas, the Shawnee Mission West Spotlighters, and the Johnson County Christmas Bureau.