Brian Dunn

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Main: (816) 292-7600
Fax: (913) 928-6739
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Bar Admissions:

U.S. District Court of Western District of Missouri


  • University of Missouri at Kansas City, School of Law, J.D., 1982, With Highest Honors
  • University of Missouri at Kansas City, B.A., Political Science, 1977


Brian began his legal career in 1982 and shortly thereafter developed an expertise in ERISA. He has been a keynote speaker at various employee benefits and ERISA conferences. As the leader of the firm’s Employee Benefits & ERISA group, he represents multiemployer groups and single employers with health and welfare, pension, ยง401(k) and non-qualified plans as well as apprenticeship programs, along with general employment matters. His practice also includes most aspects of general business and corporate law and, in the past 15 years, has been extended to the banking and trust company sector with respect to banking and financial services. He is a member of the Boards of Directors of several banks/trust companies. Prior to joining his practice with our firm, Brian was the founder and managing partner of Dunn & Davison and, among others, held partner positions at Spencer Fane Britt & Browne, Mitchell Kristl & Lieber, Dunn & Keller, and Brown & Dunn.

Areas of Practice

  • Employment Benefits & ERISA
  • Employment Law
  • Business Law & Organizations
  • Banking & Financial Services
  • Higher Education
  • Commercial Transactions
  • Estate & Wealth Planning

Activities and Memberships

  • Member, Missouri Bar Association
  • Member, Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association
  • Member, Order of Bench and Robe

Honors and Awards

  • Selected as among Missouri & Kansas Super Lawyers