Our Team

Michael F. Barzee

Mr. Barzee joined Shaffer Lombardo Shurin in 2015. Since joining the firm, Mr. Barzee has successfully briefed and argued numerous motions in both state and federal courts. Additionally, Mr. Barzee has briefed and argued cases in front of the Missouri Supreme Court, Missouri Court of Appeals, and the Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals. Mr. Barzee has also drafted and filed briefs in the United States Supreme Court. Prior to joining Shaffer Lombardo Shurin, Mr. Barzee served as an attorney for the United States Department of Health and Human Services and as a law clerk for the Honorable Anthony Rex Gabbert of the Missouri Court of Appeals.

PRACTICE AREAS
  • Business Litigation
  • Construction Defect
  • Appellate
  • Personal Injury
  • Insurance Defense and Coverage Issues
BAR ADMISSIONS
  • Missouri
  • Kansas
  • U.S. Supreme Court
  • U.S. District Court, Western District of Missouri
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Missouri
  • U.S. District Court, District of Kansas
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Tenth District
BACKGROUND
  • U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Attorney
  • Missouri Court of Appeals, Honorable Anthony Rex Gabbert, Law Clerk
EDUCATION
  • University of Missouri at Kansas City, J.D., 2013, Cum Laude
  • Brigham Young University, B.A., 2007
SIGNIFICANT ACCOMPLISHMENTS
  • Articles Editor, Urban Lawyer
  • Staff Member, UMKC Law Review
  • Selected as a 2020 Rising Star by Kansas City Magazine
PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS
  • Missouri Bar Association
  • Clay County Bar Association
  • American Bar Association
  • J. Reuben Clark Law Society
  • Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association
PERSONAL
  • Enjoys spending time with his wife and dog, and watching Royals baseball