Legal Tips and Updates Archives - Morefield Speicher Bachman, LC

Legal Tips and Updates

May 30, 2017

Richard Morefield Appointed to Chair TIPS Trial Techniques Committee

Attorney Richard Morefield has been appointed as Chair of the TIPS Trial Techniques Committee for the 2017-2018 membership year.  As chair, Rick will lead a diverse group of trial attorneys and law students from across the United States toward the goal of enhancing trial and advocacy skills for the more than 2000-member committee. The Trial Techniques Committee […]

Law Firm News
December 27, 2016

MSB Attorneys Named to Super Lawyers List of Top Attorneys

Morefield Speicher Bachman’s founding members Rick Morefield, Andrew Speicher, and Stan Bachman were named to Super Lawyers’ Annual List of Top Attorneys in Kansas and Missouri for 2016.   Rick earned Super Lawyer distinction in the area of personal injury.  Andrew and Stan were honored as Rising Stars in the areas of personal injury and construction […]

Law Firm News
March 7, 2016

Appeals: Kansas Supreme Court

  Next in Morefield Speicher Bachman’s series on law for non-lawyers, is a discussion about appeals in Kansas.  This article will look at what the appellate courts do and the differences between the two levels of appellate courts. On March 9, 2016, Kansas residents will get the opportunity to attend a session of the Kansas Supreme Court at historic Topeka High […]

Law for Non-Lawyers, Legal Tips and Updates
February 1, 2016

Mediation and Alternative Dispute Resolution

This is the third article in our “Law for Non-Lawyers” series. If you are involved in a lawsuit, you should ask your lawyers about mediation or alternative dispute resolution. Alternative dispute resolution (“ADR”) refers to any method of resolving a claim that is an alternative to trial. ADR includes mediation, arbitration, summary jury trial and conciliation. Mediation […]

Business Law Issues, Law for Non-Lawyers
October 27, 2015

Meet Morefield Speicher Bachman, LC’s Newest Paralegal

Morefield Speicher Bachman, LC is pleased to welcome paralegal Aimee Burton to the MSB family.  Aimee received her Associate of Arts degree from Coastal Carolina Community College.   She gained valuable paralegal experience while volunteering for a criminal defense attorney in North Carolina before moving back to Overland Park, Kansas.  She joined Morefield Speicher Bachman, LC […]

Law Firm News
September 12, 2015

Law for Non-Lawyers: Can I Recover Damages If I Was Partly At Fault?

In negligence cases, one of the first issues a personal injury lawyer considers is who was at fault.  In non-legal terms, negligence cases are those in which the injured person (the plaintiff) claims that someone else (the defendant) was not careful enough and this lack of care resulted in an injury to the plaintiff. In most […]

Car Accidents, Law for Non-Lawyers, Motorcycle Accidents, Personal Injury