Criminal Defense in Kansas City
Why pick me as your attorney? The answer is easy:
Serious crimes require a serious criminal defense lawyer with the qualifications necessary to overcome prosecutors and convince juries. I have been practicing criminal defense for more than 30 years in Kansas and Missouri and believe that I have earned the respect of clients, attorneys and judges for my extensive history of aggressive criminal defense of virtually every type of criminal charge at state, federal and appellate levels.
I am “death qualified” which means that I am one of the select group of attorneys in the
A veteran of more than 150 jury trials, I am a frequent lecturer at state and local bar associations as well as a co-author of the Missouri Bar Association Criminal Law Handbook. My fellow attorneys elected me as president of the Clay County Bar Association.
I am admitted to the United States Supreme Court, the United States Courts of Appeal for the Eighth and Tenth Circuits, the United States District Courts for the Western District of Missouri and the District of Kansas as well as all state courts in
The Law Firm of William E. Shull represents clients throughout Missouri, including North Kansas City, Liberty, Independence, Blue Springs, and Lee's Summit, and counties including Jackson County, Clay County, Clinton County, Caldwell County, Cass County, Platte County, Ray County and Johnson County. I also represent clients throughout Kansas, including Overland Park, Olathe, Leawood, and Mission, and in Kansas counties, including Johnson County and Wyandotte County.