Need help with a divorce case?Patrick Copley has extensive experience in civil litigation, including divorces, business litigation, property disputes and personal injury. As for family law, Patrick is dedicated to providing his clients with exceptional support in cases involving child support and custody, maintenance (or alimony), grandparent rights, guardianships, and paternity.
Mr. Copley regularly gives presentations and writes articles related to emerging legal theories and trial techniques. These include; The (Non) Evolution of Logo Liability. Defense RI Newsletter, In Transit. Feb. 17, 2008; Procuring Testimony from Consumer Product Safety Commission Employees. DRI Product Liability Committee Newsletter, Strictly Speaking. Vol. 1, Issue 6, Feb. 17, 2008; and Advanced Deposition Techniques: Handling the Problem Witness.Hostile Adversary and Overcoming Obstructions: Missouri Bar, Feb. 2008.
Patrick Copley has earned substantial recognition from the legal community, including being listed as a Kansas & Missouri Rising Star by Super Lawyers magazine in 2009, 2010, 2011 and 2012, and being named "Best of the Bar," by the Kansas City Business Journal. When not involved in his legal practice, Mr. Copley spends most of his time with his wife and three children. He also enjoys traveling and coaching his children's sports teams, including softball and soccer.
Call (913) 689-3112 for a free consultation with Attorney Patrick Copley.
Education J.D. University of Kansas School of Law,, 2000
B.A. University of Kansas, 1998
Bar Admissions Kansas, 2001
U.S. District Court for the District of Kansas, 2002
U.S. District Court for the Western District of Missouri, 2002
Professional Associations American Bar Association
Missouri Bar Association
Family Law Section
Tort Law and Civil Practice and Procedure Committees
Kansas Bar Association, Family Law and Litigation Committees
Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association
Johnson County Bar Association, Family Law Committee
Earl E. Connor American Inn of Court