About Michael Stipetich

Michael Stipetich serves Smith Mohlman, LLC in an Of Counsel capacity, representing plaintiffs in all employment matters, including wrongful termination, harassment and discrimination as well  consumer protection. His representation of plaintiffs also includes personal injury and other tort matters. Additionally, Mr. Stipetich assists businesses of all sizes with their human resources consulting needs.

In-House Counsel Michael Stipetich

Civil Defense Expert

Expert in employment matters, including wrongful termination, harassment and discrimination, consumer protection, wage and hour litigation

Kansas University Graduate, KU Law

Juris Doctor degree from the University of Kansas School of Law and a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology, also from the University of Kansas.

Kansas City Civic Leader

Member of the Kansas and Missouri Bar Associations as well as the Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association. He is also an active member of Kansas City’s Heartland Men’s Chorus.

More About Michael Stipetich

In his prior practice at a small civil insurance defense firm, Michael Stipetich gained experience defending employers in state and federal courts against various employment actions, including allegations of discrimination under Title VII and state laws based on age, disability, race, sex discrimination, as well as sexual harassment. He also has experience in worker’s compensation and FLSA collective actions for unpaid overtime compensation. His practice area is strengthened by four years of prior human resources experience, where he instituted and defended state disciplinary actions and advised management on employment laws and regulations. In addition, Mr.Stipetich has defended corporate clients in premises liability and other negligence actions. He has represented several clients as outside counsel, including J.B. Hunt Transport, Inc., Kansas City Power and Light Company, and Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.

Mr. Stipetich holds a Juris Doctor degree from the University of Kansas School of Law and a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology, also from the University of Kansas. He is licensed to practice law in both state and federal courts in Kansas and Missouri. Mr. Stipetich is a member of the Kansas and Missouri Bar Associations as well as the Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association. He is also an active member of Kansas City’s Heartland Men’s Chorus.

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