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Meghan A. Litecky -
Associate

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Overview: 

Meghan’s practice focuses on litigation, bankruptcy, and appellate cases. She is licensed to practice law in the state of Missouri.

Previously, she served the citizens of Jackson County as a prosecutor for 20 trials as lead counsel and 17 as co-counsel. She was recognized by the Jackson County Prosecutor’s Office as its Neighborhood Prosecutor of the Year as well as its Rookie of the Year. She also has experience filing legal briefs, Writs of Mandamus, Suggestions in Opposition and supporting documents with the Missouri Court of Appeals, Western District. 

Meghan taught statutory criminal law to officer candidates at the Regional Police Academy. She previously served as co-intern coordinator of the Jackson County Prosecutor's Office Intern program where she managed, trained, and disciplined up to 25 law students at one time. She taught at the KCPD Citizen’s Police Academy to educate citizens of Kansas City about the criminal justice system, and she was also an instructor at the Missouri Association of Prosecuting Attorney’s Annual Trial School.

Meghan previously served as a law clerk and associate with a bankruptcy law firm. Her responsibilities included meeting with clients and discussing their options under consumer bankruptcy laws and filing cases in Federal Bankruptcy Court. She also attended confirmation hearings for Chapter 13 and 7 proceedings in United States Bankruptcy Court. 

Experience: 
  • Previously served the citizens of Jackson County as a prosecutor for 20 trials as lead counsel and 17 as co-counsel.
  • Experienced in filing legal briefs, Writs of Mandamus, Suggestions in Opposition and supporting documents with the Missouri Court of Appeals, Western District.
  • Teaches statutory criminal law to officer candidates at the Regional Police Academy.
  • Prosecuted state level felony and misdemeanor drug, driving, weapon offenses, and violent crimes.
  • Prosecuted state level felony and misdemeanor domestic violence crimes, crimes against children, violent crimes, and sexual crimes.
  • Served as co-intern coordinator of the Jackson County Prosecutor's Office Intern program where she manages, trains, and disciplines up to 25 law students at one time.
  • Taught at the KCPD Citizen’s Police Academy to educate citizens of Kansas City about the criminal justice system.
  • Served as an annual instructor at the Missouri Association of Prosecuting Attorney’s annual Trial School.
  • Experienced in meeting with clients and discussing their options under consumer bankruptcy laws and filing cases in Federal Bankruptcy Court. She has also attended confirmation hearings for Chapter 13 and 7 proceedings in United Bankruptcy States Court.
Activities: 

Professional Activities

  • Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Foundation
    • Board of Directors, 2016 - present
  • University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Law
    • Adjunct Professor of Trial Advocacy 
  • Bar Association
  • Association for Women Lawyers

Community Involvement

  • Visitation Catholic Parrish
Seminars/Publications: 

Publications

  • USLAW Compendiums of Law – Retail, 2016

Presentations

  • “Jury Selection in Criminal Cases,” CLE in the City, Association for Women Lawyers, March 2016