About Rachel E. Smith

Rachel Smith co-founded the law firm in 2005. She founded the firm to help people who have been injured through the fault of another. She primarily handles nursing home cases, wrongful death, car wrecks, motorcycle wrecks, truck wrecks, boat wrecks, ATV accidents, bike accidents, and premises liability (slip and fall) cases. Her firm has obtained millions of dollars in recoveries for folks who have been injured. Rachel is also a certified mediator and is often asked to act as a neutral third party to try and resolve civil cases.

 

Rachel E. Smith, Founder and Partner

Certified Mediator

Rachel is also a certified mediator and is often asked to act as a neutral third party to try and resolve civil cases.

Kansas State University with honors Grad, KU Law, KU MBA

She is admitted to practice law in both Kansas and Missouri.  In 2005, Rachel formed her own law firm in order to help and protect people and to improve community safety.

Kansas City Civic Leader

Ms. Smith is very active in her community. She was an executive member of the Board of Big Brothers and Big Sisters of Kansas City for eight years and continues to volunteer time to the agency. Rachel currently sits on the board of Project Walk, an organization that provides therapy to quadriplegic patients. She also co-founded Smith Mohlman Foundation, a foundation that helps Kansas City community efforts. Rachel was selected as a Superlawyer Rising Star in 2009, 2010 and 2011. She was also selected as one of the “40 under 40” by the National Trial Lawyers, and was selected as a 2012 “Woman Who Means Business” by the Kansas City Business Journal in 2012.

More about Rachel Smith

Rachel graduated from Kansas State University with honors. She attended the University of Kansas School of Law as a Rice Scholar graduating in 1999 with a law degree and a Masters in Business Administration. She is admitted to practice law in both Kansas and Missouri. In 2005, Rachel formed her own law firm in order to help and protect people and to improve community safety. Rachel is very active in her community. She was an executive member of the Board of Big Brothers and Big Sisters of Kansas City for eight years and continues to volunteer time to the agency. She is also currently serving as an Ambassador for the agency. Rachel currently sits on the board of Project Walk, an organization that provides therapy to quadriplegic patients. She also co-founded Smith Mohlman , a foundation that helps fund charitable efforts in the Kansas City community. Rachel is a member of the board of the Association of Women Lawyers. She is also serving on the Executive Leadership Team for the 2016-2017 Go Red for Women fundraiser and is a member of the Circle of Red. Rachel is a member of Kansas Bar Association, the American Bar Association, the Missouri Bar, the Association for Justice and the Kansas Trial Lawyers Association. Rachel is also a member of the Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association, a graduate of the Bar Leadership Academy, the American Association for Justice, the Missouri Association of Trial Attorney’s, the Kansas Association for Justice, the Earl O’Connor Inn of Court and the Association of Women Lawyers. She is active with the Central Exchange, and co-founded the Johnson County Women’s Caucus. Rachel was selected as a SuperLawyer “Rising Star” in 2009, 2010 and 2011. She has been Super Lawyer 2013-2016. She was also selected as one of the “40 under 40” by the National Trial Lawyers, and was selected in 2012 as a “Woman Who Means Business” by the Kansas City Business Journal. Rachel spends as much of her free time as possible with her husband and two children Maya and Jack. She enjoys golfing, cooking and spending time with family and friends.

Phone: 816-866-7711
Fax: 816-994-5041

4600 Madison Ave., Suite 711 Kansas City, Missouri 64112