Vince Oflaherty


Mr. O’Flaherty has been representing clients for over 27 years throughout the United States and internationally. Mr. O’Flaherty has a broad base of litigation and business transaction experience. He has particular knowledge of all aspects of the broadcast and cellular/wireless tower industries. Mr. O’Flaherty has represented clients in the communications industries since 1988. For more on his tower practice see

Mr. O’Flaherty also has litigation clients in a wide variety of industries including real estate, construction, bankruptcy and employment relations. He has extensive jury trial experience in multiple areas of insurance claims including product liability, wrongful death, premises liability, environmental claims, professional liability, medical malpractice, nursing home negligence, legal malpractice, construction defects, automobile negligence, trucking negligence, directors and officers fiduciary liability, bad faith, insurance agent and broker negligence and related personal injury matters.

Mr. O’Flaherty also represents a number of commercial and corporate clients in the tower, real estate, entertainment, construction and insurance industries.

He has first chair jury trial experience having tried cases in state and federal district courts throughout the United States. He has tried cases in the major metropolitan areas including Kansas City, St. Louis, Springfield, Missouri, and Kansas City, Olathe, Wichita, Lawrence, Topeka, Kansas and numerous outlying areas. He has also traveled outside the two state region and tried jury trials in numerous other locations including Washington, D.C., Lexington, Kentucky, Dallas, Texas, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, Houston, Texas, Omaha, Nebraska, Miami, Florida and other areas.

He has been admitted to practice in the United States District Courts of the District of Kansas and Western District of Missouri and the 4th, 6th, 8th and 10th Courts of Appeal. Mr. O’Flaherty has also been granted permission by courts in other federal district courts to try lawsuits including the District of Nebraska, Western District of Oklahoma, Northern District of Iowa, District of South Carolina, Eastern District of Virginia, Southern District of Mississippi, Eastern District of Kentucky and Southern District of Florida.

He also has handled significant coverage and bad faith litigation on behalf of insurance companies throughout the United States. He has experience in handling and trying reinsurance disputes between reinsureds and their reinsurers.

Mr. O’Flaherty has a hands on approach and handles matters personally with an experienced trial staff. He understands the need to provide clients with early case assessment and evaluation in major and complex litigation.

Mr. O’Flaherty also has extensive appellate experience handling and arguing matters with all of the courts of appeal in the states of Missouri and Kansas, the Eighth Circuit Court of Appeals, Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals, Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals and Virginia Supreme Court.

Mr. O’Flaherty is a graduate of Creighton University (1984) and the University of Missouri – Columbia School of Law (1987). He has received a rating of “AV” by the Martindale Hubbell organization. He is a member of the bar of the states of Missouri and Kansas and the federal district courts of Kansas and the Western District of Missouri.

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Mike O’Flaherty has more than forty years of experience in handling real estate transactions of all types. His work includes commercial and residential acquisitions, multi-use development projects, representation of lenders and borrowers in financings, landlord and tenant matters, zoning and planning, and title matters and title insurance.

He has had extensive experience with many of Kansas City’s most significant transactions and projects. He was deeply involved in representation of the Unified Government of Wyandotte County/Kansas City, Kansas in developing the Kansas Speedway and the nearby retail development that include Nebraska Furniture Mart, Cabela’s and the Legends Shopping Center. He also participated in the development of the Downtown Kansas City Missouri Public Library.

In addition to his career as a real estate attorney, starting in May 2003, Mike served for more than four years as Jackson County’s Director of Assessment which provides him with valuable perspective in property tax issues.

Mike O’Flaherty is a graduate of Rockhurst University (1959). He received his J.D. from St. Louis University (1962).

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Ms. Noll practices in commercial litigation matters relating to insurance coverage and construction as well as personal injury defense. She is licensed to practice law in Missouri and Kansas.

Ms. Noll is a 2008 graduate of William Jewell College with a degree from the Oxbridge Honors Program. She received her J.D. from the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Law in 2011. Ms. Noll served as a Literary Editor for the UMKC Law Review and on the Moot Court Executive Board.

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