Cailynn focuses her practice on product liability matters, handling all aspects of pretrial litigation. Prior to joining the firm, she served as a law clerk to the Honorable Laura Denvir Stith, Judge, Supreme Court of Missouri; the Honorable D. Gregory Kays, U.S. District Judge for the Western District of Missouri; and the Honorable Willie J. Epps Jr., U.S. Magistrate Judge for the Western District of Missouri. In her practice, Cailynn draws upon her extensive clerkship experience, which gives her a comprehensive understanding of all phases of litigation in both federal and state court. 

Cailynn received her J.D. from the University of Missouri School of Law, where she served as the Missouri Law Review’s senior lead articles editor and received the Judge Shepard Barclay Prize, which is awarded to the graduating law student who has attained the highest standing in scholarship and moral leadership. 

Outside of work, Cailynn enjoys volunteering with Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Kansas City.

Publications and Presentations

Zoomed in to Justice: Remote Proceedings During a Pandemic, The Judges’ Journal, American Bar Association, Summer 2021 (co-authored with Judge Willie J. Epps Jr.).

Contributor, The Grievance Process, Arbitration, and Judicial Review, Labor Law Landscape, Summer 2021.

Blog Post: Missouri Takes Strong Stance on Arbitration, My Consumer Tips, March 6, 2017. 

Law Summary, Access to Education: Transgender Students in Missouri’s Public Education System, 81 Mo. L. Rev. 871, Summer 2016. Presented to Educational Leadership Doctoral Students, Lindenwood University, Fall 2015.