Our Attorneys

Rachel D. Stahle

Awarded, up and coming trial attorney

Rachel Stahle, partner, is an accomplished attorney who has significantAttorney Rachel Stahle, a lawyer with the law firm Dollar, Burns and Becker, L.C. - a Kansas City, MO law firm. experience litigating cases involving personal injury, nursing home neglect, medical negligence, and sexual assault and abuse. Her unique combination of tenacity and kindness help her obtain impressive results for her clients while assuring them their concerns are being heard. “I make it a priority to thoroughly discuss each case with my clients, no matter how long or how many times it takes, to understand both what happened and how to keep it from happening again.” Rachel’s experience allows her to accurately evaluate each case while also anticipating the opposing side’s next move, both of which are crucial to her success.

In 2015 and 2016, Rachel was recognized as a Missouri/Kansas Super Lawyer “Rising Star” by Law & Politics. In 2014, she was recognized as an “Up & Coming Lawyer” by Missouri Lawyers Media. In addition to her trial experience, Rachel has extensive experience in depositions and mediation. She is an accomplished brief writer and is active in her legal community.

Rachel earned her Juris Doctor at the University of Kansas School of Law. While studying there, she was elected articles editor for the Kansas Law Review. She also interned with the Paul E. Wilson Defender Project and participated in the Deposition Skills Workshop and Dean’s Fellows Program. Before joining Dollar, Burns & Becker, Rachel was a partner with Franke Schultz & Mullen, P.C., in Kansas City.

Credentials

Areas of Practice

  • Nursing Home Abuse and Neglect
  • Independent Living Neglect
  • Personal Injury
  • Wrongful Death
  • Sexual Assault and Abuse
  • Medical Malpractice

 

Bar Admission

  • Missouri, 2009
  • Kansas, 2010
  • Western District of Missouri, 2009
  • Eastern District of Missouri, 2016
  • District of Kansas, 2010

 

Education

  • The University of Kansas, Lawrence, Kansas, J.D., 2009
  • University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa, B.A., English, 2004

 

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Lawyers Association of Kansas City, Young Lawyers Section, Board Member
  • Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association, Member
  • The Missouri Bar, Member
  • Missouri Association of Trial Attorneys, Member
  • Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association Bar Leadership Academy, Graduate
  • Ross T. Roberts Inn of Court, Graduate
 
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