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Todd A. Gangel

Todd A. Gangel

Of Counsel
Location:
Overland Park, Kansas
Phone:
888-483-2697
Fax:
(913) 647-9057
Email:

Todd specializes in litigating intellectual property disputes. Before joining the firm in February 2013, Todd spent 10 years representing Fortune 500 companies and other large and small corporate clients in all aspects of commercial and product-liability disputes.

Todd has briefed appeals before the United States Courts of Appeals for the Federal Circuit and 10th Circuit, and before state appellate courts in Missouri, Kansas, Illinois, and Minnesota. He has also prepared numerous motions that disposed of cases before trial. Todd's substantial experience with electronic discovery issues ensures an efficient, economical process during the discovery phase of litigation.

Born and raised in Kansas, Todd worked as a television news reporter for two years before going to law school. He received the Kansas Association of Broadcasters awards for Best Small Market Newscast, Best Event Coverage, and Best News Series.

Areas of Practice

  • Intellectual Property

Bar Admissions

  • Missouri, 2004
  • Kansas, 2003
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Missouri
  • U.S. District Court District of Kansas

Education

  • University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Law, Kansas City, Missouri
    • J.D. - 2002
    • Honors: ABA Law Student Division 10th Circuit Governor
    • Honors: Rice Foundation Scholar
    • Honors: Order of the Coif
    • Law Review: Kansas Law Review, Articles Editor
  • University of Missouri
    • Bachelor of Journalism summa cum laude - 1996

Honors and Awards

  • Kansas Association of Broadcasters Award for Best Small Market Newscast

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association
  • Johnson County Bar Association
  • American Bar Association

Past Employment Positions

  • KSNG-TV, News Director
  • K&L Gates LLP, Dallas, Texas, Associate

Pro Bono Activities

  • UMKC Guardian Ad Litem Project
  • Kansas City Election Protection Project Volunteer
  • Community Involvement and Habitat for Humanity Committees, Dallas Bar Association, 2002 - 2003