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Benjamin F. Mann

Attorney (Retired)

Current Position

Husch Blackwell LLP
Kansas City, MO 64112


Class: XXV (2014)Circuit: Eighth


University of Kansas, B.A. (1973)
Columbia University, J.D. (1976)

Professional Career

Associate and Partner, Husch Blackwell LLP (1976)


American Bar Association (1979)
American Bankruptcy Institute (1995)
ABI Midwest Bankruptcy Institute, Advisory Board (2008)
Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association, Member (1979-); Committee Member, Managing Partners Committee (2008); Co-chairman, Programs Committee (2012)
Western District of Missouri Bankruptcy Court Advisory Board (2012)
Jackson County Historial Society, Director & Past President (1999)
Johnson County Museum Advisory Council, Member (2003-12); Chairman (2009-12)


Bankruptcy of the Owner in Construction Projects Association of General Contractors of America 2013 Author
The Till Rate of Interest in Chapter 11 Cases Midwestern Bankruptcy Institute 2010 Co-author
Executory Contracts in Bankruptcy Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association 2010 Author


Best Lawyers in America: Bankruptcy (1995-14); Bankruptcy Lawyer of the Year (2011)
Kansas City Business Journal, Best of the Bar (2004-13)
Missouri SuperLawyers, Bankruptcy (2005-13); Top 100 (2005, 07-13); Top 50 in Kansas City (2005, 07-09, 11-13)