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Michael R. Owens

Michael R. Owens joined Edgar Law Firm in the spring of 2019.  Michael represents clients in a variety of commercial disputes, both individually and in class action lawsuits.

Prior to joining the firm, Michael worked in the litigation group of a large, full-service law firm in Kansas City, where he represented clients in commercial, intellectual property, securities, constitutional, and class action lawsuits.  Before that, Michael served as a law clerk to the Honorable Daniel D. Crabtree in the United States District Court for the District of Kansas.  During law school, Michael was a note and comment editor for the Missouri Law Review and received several awards recognizing his academic achievement. 

Michael is a lifelong resident of Kansas City.  In his free time, Michael enjoys playing tennis, spending time with his fiancée and their two dogs, and following Mizzou athletics.

Bar Admissions

  • Missouri, 2014
  • Kansas, 2015
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Missouri, 2014
  • U.S. District Court District of Kansas, 2015


  • University of Missouri School of Law
    • J.D. - 05/2014
    • Honors: magna cum laude
  • University of Missouri, Columbia, Missouri
    • B.A., Bachelor of Arts - 05/2011
    • Honors: cum laude
    • Major: Economics

Honors and Awards

  • CALI Excellence for the Future Award - Civil Procedure, Criminal Law, Evidence, Conflict of Laws

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Order of the Coif