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Gary D. Barnes


Current Position

Husch Blackwell LLP
4801 Main Street
Suite 1000
Kansas City, MO 64112

Tel: Office: 816-283-4687 | Mobile: 816-289-0024
Fax: 816-983-8080

Class: XIX (2008)Circuit: Eighth


William Jewell College, B.A. (1975)
University of Missouri, Kansas City, J.D. (1978)

Professional Career

Partner, Husch Blackwell LLP (2008 - Present)
Member, Husch & Eppenberger LLC (1991-2008)
Shareholder/Associate, Linde Thomson Langworthy Kohn & Van Dyke (1983-1991)
Law Clerk, Honorable Dennis J. Stewart, U.S. Bankruptcy Judge, Western District of Missouri (1983)
District Director and Counsel, Congressman Richard W. Bolling (1979-1983)


American Bar Association, Business Bankruptcy Committee
American Bar Foundation
American Bankruptcy Institute
Missouri Bankers Association, Former Chair, Bank Counsel Section Advisory Board
Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association, Former Chair, Commercial and Bankruptcy Committee


"Overview of the 'Ins and Outs' of the Automatic Stay in Bankruptcy Cases," Missouri Business Law Quarterly Author
"Retirement, Pension and Profit Sharing Plans in Bankruptcy," Small Business Bankruptcies, Wiley Publications 1994 Contributing Author
"Employment of Professionals," Missouri Bankruptcy Practice, Missouri Bar 1992 Co-author


Benchmark Litigation, Local Litigation Star
Listed in, Best Lawyers in America
Listed in, Super Lawyers