Phillip A. Brooks

Attorney at Law



pbrooks@brookslawkc.com



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 Substantive Areas of Practice

 General and civil litigation, personal injury, wrongful death, work injury, workers compensation, discrimination, criminal defense in Municipal, State and Federal courts, real estate. wills and trust. employment law and Drunk Driving Defense.  


 Education

University of Missouri, Kansas City

1993 - Juris Doctorate

University of Missouri, Columbia

1988 - Bachelor of Science Business Finance & Management

1993 - present, Licensed to Practice Law in the State of Missouri

1994 - present, Licensed to Practice Law in the State of Kansas

 Work Experience

 2012 - present, The Brooks Law Firm L.L.C.

Member/Owner in general practice and licensed in both Kansas and Missouri practicing in civil litigation, injury, DUI, traffic and criminal defense.

 2004 - 2012, Fulcher & Brooks L.L.C.

General Partner for the general practice of two attorneys licensed in both Kansas and Missouri practicing civil and criminal law.

1999 - 2004, Brooks & Lovelace L.L.C.

General Partner for the general practice of two attorneys licensed in both Kansas and Missouri practicing civil and criminal law.

1994 - 1999, Brooks, Lovelace & Connor, l.l.C.

General Partner for the criminal and civil practice of three attorneys. 

1993 - 1993, Firm of Chionuma & Associates, P.C.

Associate attorney practicing civil corporate and commercial defense, products liability defense, breach of warranty defense and personal injury. Assisted in the research. writing and drafting of petitions and motions in the area of insurance defense.

1993 - 1993, International Management Group (IMG)

Internship assisting sports agent Thomas Condon in contracts. sponsorship development, client management issues and various other general duties with professional athletes in the National Football League.

1992, State Farm Insurance Company Corporate Litigation Counsel

Detroit, Michigan Law school internship: assisted in the research, writing and drafting of petitions and motions in the area of insurance defense.

1991 - 1992, Jackson County Missouri Counselor's Office

County Jaw clerk. assisted in tile research, writing and drafting of petitions and motions in defense of Jackson County, which included both civil and criminal litigation.


1988 - 1990, State Farm Fire and Casualty Company

Claims representative for Kansas specializing III property and commercial claims adjustments which included personal property, premises liability, homeowners, special disaster and emergency field property damage estimating.

 Memberships and Associations

Missouri Bar, Kansas City, Missouri Bar Association, Kansas Bar Association, United States District Court of Kansas Bar and United States Western District of Missouri Bar

Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity Incorporated

Ad Hoc Group Against Crime

Kansas City Downtown Minority Development Corporation - Board Member

Boys and Girls Clubs of America

St. James United Methodist Church Board Member

St. James United Methodist Church Legal Ministry

Kansas City Thunder Youth Football Head Coach