Kansas City, Mo.—November 19, 2019— Kirk Presley, founding member of the Presley & Presley law firm, has been elected to the 16th Circuit Judicial Commission on November 12, and sworn in on November 19, 2019.
The commission is responsible for interviewing all applicants for judicial vacancies and recommending a panel of three to the Missouri governor for a final selection. The commission is comprised of two lay members appointed by the governor, two members elected from active Missouri bar members who reside in Jackson County, and is chaired by the presiding judge of the Missouri Western District Court of Appeals, currently the Honorable Karen King-Mitchell.
Kirk Presley has over 30 years of legal experience and has established a national reputation with numerous record setting verdicts and settlements. His expertise in personal injury and insurance bad faith claims have led to numerous awards and recognition including Best Lawyers in America, National Trial Lawyers Top 100, America Board of Trial Advocates, Super Lawyers and Best of the Bar.
Presley & Presley, LLC is a client-focused and results driven law firm in Kansas City, Missouri. The attorneys at Presley & Presley work tirelessly to seek justice for individuals and families who have been harmed through the negligence of others. Presley & Presley handles a broad array of serious injury cases, including catastrophic injury and wrongful death cases that require technical and scientific training and experience. These include general and commercial aviation crashes, traumatic brain injuries, spinal cord injuries, carbon monoxide poisoning, insurance bad faith claims, car accidents, semi-truck accidents and more.