Michael Kopit

Partner

Michael Kopit is a partner in the Kansas City and Wichita office of Lewis Brisbois. He is a member of the General Liability & Labor & Employment Practices. Michael’s practice focuses mainly on litigation and he represents clients in cases involving premises liability, personal injury, commercial litigation, consumer and financial services, employment disputes, employment litigation, and insurance litigation. Michael focuses on the specific need of each client to tailor his strategy to achieve the best possible result under the facts and the law of each case.

Michael spent his entire legal career in the Midwest where he gained extensive experience as a litigator prosecuting and defending cases in civil litigation. Michael also is a speaker and presenter for local and national organizations where he provides presentations to other legal professionals on topics including employment law, trial preparation, and damages assessments.

Foreign Language Capabilities

Russian

Admissions

  • State Bar Admissions
    • Kansas
    • Missouri
  • United States District Courts
    • United States District Court for the District of Kansas
    • United States District Court for the Western District of Missouri

Admissions

MO

KS

USDC for the District of Kansas

USDC for the Western District of Missouri

Awards & Honors

  • Super Lawyers, Rising Stars, 2017 - present
  • Top 40 under 40 by National Trial Lawyers Association
  • Top 40 under 40 by Top 100 Magazine
  • Top 100 Lawyers in Kansas by Top 100 Magazine

Education

University of Kansas School of Law

Juris Doctor, 2012

  • Certificate in Advocacy

University of Kansas

2006

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