Phillip Raine


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Office Location

304 W. 10th St.
Kansas City, MO 64105
Rated By Super Lawyers | Rising Stars | Phillip Raine |

Phil is a trial lawyer who defends corporations, individuals, insurance companies, medical facilities, and transportation companies in State and Federal courts throughout Missouri and Kansas. Phil practices in all areas of civil litigation with a focus on consumer protection defense, serious personal injury, and wrongful death. Since graduating from law school, Phil has honed his civil defense litigation skills with one of the largest defense firms in Missouri and a smaller firm that specialized in medical malpractice defense and healthcare law. Phil has first and second chair experience in bench trials, jury trials, and arbitration hearings. 

Practice Areas

  • Insurance Defense
  • Civil and Tort Litigation
  • Professional Liability Litigation
  • Consumer Protection Defense


  • University of Missouri School of Law (Columbia), Columbia, Missouri
    • Juris Doctor - 2013
    • Honors: Order of the Barristers
  • Truman State University
    • B.A. - 2010
    • Honors: magna cum laude
    • Major: Political Science

Bar Admissions

  • Missouri, 2013
  • Kansas, 2014
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Missouri
  • U.S. District Court District of Kansas


  • Rising Stars, Missouri & Kansas Super Lawyers Magazine, 2020 - 2023
  • Outstanding Faculty Award, National Business Institute, 2022

Pro-Bono Activities

  • Boy Scouts of America Volunteer
  • Ronald McDonald House Charities of Kansas City Volunteer

Classes And Seminars

  • “Writing Effective Status Letters,” KNM In-House CLE, March 2024
  • “Personal Injury Cases: Adjuster and Insurance Defense Perspectives,” NBI Webinar, Co-presenter, January 2024
  • “Saved by a Paralegal,” Missouri Paralegal’s Association, June 2023
  • “Avoiding Nuclear Verdicts,” KNM In-House CLE, December 2022
  • “How Jurors Think: What Every Litigator Needs to Know,” NBI Webinar, Co-presenter, October 2022
  • “Personal Injury Claims Negotiations,” NBI Webinar, Co-presenter, July 2022
  • “Kansas Auto Injury Litigation from Start to Finish,” NBI Webinar, Co-presenter, June 2022
  • “Jury Instructions for Dummies,” KNM In-House CLE, Co-presenter, April 2022
  • “Kansas Trial Strategies, From Voir Dire to Post-Trial Motions,” NBI Webinar, Co-presenter, March 2022
  • “Preparing Witnesses for Depositions,” KNM In-House CLE, January 2021
  • “Time Management for Lawyers,” Missouri Bar CLE, Co-presenter, March 2020
  • “Time Management,” Missouri Bar CLE, Co-presenter, April 2019

Professional Associations

  • Lawyers’ Association of Kansas City, YLS Board, 2016-2022
  • Lawyers’ Association of Kansas City, YLS Board President, 2021-2022
  • Lawyer’s Association of Kansas City, Board of Directors, 2022-Present
  • Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association, Member
  • The CLM, Member

Current Employment Positions

  • Member