Hughes Hubbard’s Kansas City office has always had a significant litigation capacity focused on, among other types of litigation, product liability and toxic tort matters. Leading the office is David Woods
, a nationally recognized trial lawyer with experience handling disputes involving legal, scientific and medical issues. Other attorneys in Hughes Hubbard’s Kansas City office, including partners Gay Tedder
, Jamie Clark
and James Berger
, have litigated cases in state and federal courts across the country and have significant experience in large-scale, multi-defendant litigation. The office also has a strong white-collar criminal defense and corporate compliance capability, featuring John Wood
, a former U.S. Attorney for the Western District of Missouri.
Hughes Hubbard has long had ties to the Kansas City area. For years, the firm represented Hallmark Cards Inc. as well as its founders, the Hall family. The firm has also represented the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art.