MRSB Welcomes John Bentley Gariglietti

KANSAS CITY, Missouri (February 24, 2016) McDowell Rice Smith & Buchanan, PC, announced that John Bentley Gariglietti of Overland Park, Kansas, joined the Firm as a shareholder on February 22, 2016. Mr. Gariglietti brings with him an active practice in the areas of workers’ compensation, personal injury law, wrongful death and other civil matters. He will join the Firm's Workers Compensation and Litigation & Dispute Resolution groups on the Country Club Plaza.

Mr. Gariglietti graduated from the University of Kansas School of Law in 2010. He received his B.S. degree in Business Administration from the University of Kansas in 2004. For his dedication in protecting the rights of the injured, Mr. Gariglietti was awarded the prestigious "Top 10 Under 40 Attorney Award" in 2015 for the state of Kansas by the National Academy of Personal Injury Attorneys.

Mr. Gariglietti also advocates for workers' rights as a Director for the non-profit organization, the Kansas City Workers Justice Center (KCWJC). Due to his continued advocacy for workers’ rights and countless hours of pro bono work, Mr. Gariglietti has been recognized by the Jewish Vocational Services and Sunflower Community Action as a special volunteer.

Mr. Gariglietti is licensed in both Kansas and Missouri. Additionally, he is fluent in Spanish.