Ketchmark and McCreight
Each and every attorney at the Ketchmark and McCreight works hard to understand the unique needs of our clients so they can get the personal care they need. If you and your family are in pain, our attorneys can build your case while providing compassionate, individual attention during this difficult time.
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Michael Ketchmark has been practicing law since 1990. Mike has won numerous awards and recognitions as one of the top plaintiffs' attorney in the Kansas City area including "Best of the Bar" by the Kansas City Business Journal, one of Kansas City "Best Lawyers" by 435 Magazine, and repeatedly selected as one of one elite group of "Super Lawyers" by Thomson Reuters publication.
Mike has successfully handled some of the most notable legal cases in Kansas City area. Mike notes that one of the things he enjoys doing the most is "helping people put their lives back together without letting the legal system tear it apart even more." Mike's passion for his work is evidenced by his firm's amazing results both in and out of the courtroom. According to Mike, his firm's goal is "to get our client every dollar they deserve."
Scott McCreight has been practicing law since 1989. Scott knows how insurance companies write their policies and knows how to get every dollar of insurance money that is available to settle a case or pay for a large jury verdict.
Lawyers all around the city turn to Scott for his unique ability to get the best results for his clients. Scott has secured hundreds of millions of dollars in settlements on behalf of firm's clients from insurance companies that did not want to pay a dime when the client hired our firm. Scott started his legal career as a federal law clerk for the Eighth Circuit Court of Appeals. Scott has put this unique experience to work by successfully upholding a number of our record breaking jury verdicts throughout the appeal process.
Ben Fadler has spent his career preparing and trying cases to juries across Missouri and Kansas. His background and experience provides our firm with a huge advantage in representing clients. Prior to joining the firm in 2013, Ben spent nearly a decade taking cases to trial for the insurance companies and corporations we now go up against.
Ben learned firsthand how insurance companies evaluate cases and what it takes to get an insurance company to pay a claim. Ben has now put that experience to work for our clients and has been instrumental in paving the way for a number of our firm's largest settlements before suit was filed. Beyond settlement, Ben knows how to take a case to trial and has done so many times over the years. Ben's combination of trial skill and exceptional settlement tactics have been a huge part of our firm's continued success.
Steven is a graduate of the University of Kansas School of Law, where he focused on trial advocacy and legal writing. While in law school, Steven obtained the Advocacy Skills Certificate and a CALI Award in Pretrial Advocacy, and he served as a Staff Editor and Articles Editor for the Kansas Journal of Law & Public Policy. Steven’s undergraduate degree is from Miami University, where he graduated cum laude. Steven was born and raised in the Kansas City area and is very active in the community.
Steven is passionate about helping clients and making a difference in his clients’ lives. “I went to law school to become a trial lawyer. I feel at home in the courtroom and look forward to holding corporate America accountable when they don’t follow the rules.” Steven enjoys spending his time with his wife, Amanda, attending Kansas City sports events, running, playing chess and playing guitar.