Rachel Stahle


Rachel Stahle is an accomplished attorney who has significant experience litigating cases involving nursing home neglect, personal injury, and medical negligence and malpractice. Prior to joining Dollar, Burns, Becker & Hershewe, Rachel was a partner with a well-known civil defense firm in Kansas City.

Her unique combination of tenacity and kindness help her obtain impressive results for her clients, while assuring them their concerns are being heard. This has led her to being seen as one of the Midwest’s up and coming attorneys.

An In-Depth Approach and Relentless Work Ethic

“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.

Rachel Stahle


Areas of Practice

Nursing Home Abuse and Neglect

Medical Malpractice and Negligence

Catastrophic Injury

Wrongful Death

Bar Admission

Missouri, 2009

Kansas, 2010

Western District of Missouri, 2009

Eastern District of Missouri, 2016

District of Kansas, 2010


The University of Kansas, Lawrence, Kansas, J.D., 2009

University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa, B.A., English, 2004

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    Professional Associations and Memberships

    Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association, Bar Legal Advisor for 2023

    Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association, Chair of Medical-Legal Nursing Home Committee

    Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association, Past Board Member of Young Lawyers Section and Chair of Trial Academy

    Lawyers Association of Kansas City, Young Lawyers Section, Past Board Member

    The Missouri Bar, Member

    The Kansas Bar, Member

    Missouri Association of Trial Attorneys, Member

    Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association Bar Leadership Academy, Graduate

    Ross T. Roberts Inn of Court, Alumnus

    American Association for Justice, Member

    Articles Editor for the Kansas Law Review at the University of Kansas

    Awards and Honors

    Best Lawyers in America – 2023-2024

    Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association  – Thomas J. Conway Award – 2023

    Super Lawyers – 2022-2023

    Super Lawyers Rising Star, Law & Politics – 2015-2021

    America’s Top 100 Personal Injury Attorneys – 2019-2021

    Missouri Lawyers Weekly – Women’s Justice Award – 2020

    The National Trial Lawyers – Top 40 Under 40 – 2017-2019

    American Institute of Personal Injury Attorneys, 10 Best Female Attorneys in Missouri – 2019

    Outstanding Young Lawyers in Missouri & Kansas, Top Attorneys – 2018

    Missouri Lawyers Weekly – Up and Coming – 2014