Kevin Baldwin is a former Clay County, Missouri assistant prosecuting attorney, where he tried numerous high profile felony cases. Kevin's practice has a special emphasis in employment discrimination in both state and federal courts. Kevin is an experienced and eager litigator. He offers litigation services to other lawyers and firms who need assistance, and has been successful in resolving those cases.
As a former prosecutor and plaintiff's employment law attorney, Kevin has extensive jury trial, litigation, mediation and deposition experience in both criminal and civil law.
Kevin has represented employee plaintiffs against some of the world's largest multi-national corporations and successfully resolved the vast majority of those cases in favor of his clients. He has represented his clients' interests in jury trials, arbitration and mediation.
In the arena of criminal law, Kevin has successfully represented individuals charged with a wide variety of crimes, including: federal conspiracy to manufacture/distribute drugs, trafficking in drugs, sexual assault, statutory rape, murder 1st degree, manslaughter, weapons charges, possession of controlled substance, child molestation, possession of child pornography, robbery, armed criminal action and much more.
In addition, Kevin has also served as a municipal judge in Gower, Missouri, and a municipal prosecutor and city attorney for Orrick and Wood Heights, Missouri. In 2004, he was named as "Best Attorney In the Northland" by the Clay-Platte Dispatch.
Personal: Kevin grew up in a small town in Iowa (Madrid, Iowa); attended the University of Iowa in Iowa City, Iowa; and graduated cum laude (with honors) from the Thomas M. Cooley Law School in Lansing, Michigan, where he was an honors scholar, managing associate of the Law Review and clerked for Judge Wilder of the 22nd Circuit in Ann Arbor.
Areas of Practice
- Employment Discrimination
- Missouri, Kansas and Federal Criminal Defense
- DUI/DWI and Traffic Violations
- Juvenile Law
- Personal Injury Claims
- Thomas M. Cooley Law School, Lansing, Michigan
- J.D. cum laude - 1997
- Honors: Honors Scholar
- Law Review: Thomas M. Cooley Law Review, Managing Associate
Honors and Awards
- Named "Best Attorney in the Northland" by Clay-Platte Dispatch, 2004