Christi Pribula

Christi Pribula brings significant experience in estate planning and probate and trust administration to clients within the firm's Trusts, Estates & Legacy Planning practice group. Christi's wide-ranging experience in estate planning, including more than a decade as legal counsel with the trust department of a publicly traded regional bank, provides the insights she uses to help clients achieve desired outcomes.

Prior to joining Lathrop GPM, Christi served as founder and managing attorney of a boutique estate planning practice serving clients in Kansas & Missouri. She also has experience counseling clients whose estate planning includes family members with special needs.

Dedicated to making a difference for Kansans, Christi ran in the November 2022 elections to represent District 27 at the Kansas House of Representatives.

Professional Affiliations

  • Greater Kansas City Women's Political Caucus
  • Johnson County Bar Association
  • Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association
  • Kansas City Estate Planning Society, Assistant Secretary, 2023-2024
  • League of Women Voters
  • Missouri Bar Association

Community Involvement

  • Blue Valley Recreation Center, At-Large Commissioner, 2023-2026
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Melissa Whitesel

Court Memberships

  • Missouri
  • Kansas


University of Kansas School of Law, J.D., 2007

  • Tax Certificate

University of North Dakota, B.A., Psychology, summa cum laude, 2003

  • Phi Beta Kappa