Elizabeth D. Mendoza

Elizabeth "Lizzy" Duff Mendoza focuses her practice on labor and employment law. Lizzy represents employers in connection with labor and employment issues, including defending discrimination, harassment, retaliation, wage and hour, and other employment lawsuits; handling charges of discrimination and other administrative claims; representing management in labor arbitrations and other proceedings; and drafting employment handbooks, policies, and agreements.

Lizzy was a firm summer associate in 2011 and 2012. During law school, she was president of the Hispanic Law Students Association among other law associations.

Court Memberships

  • Missouri
  • Kansas
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Missouri
  • U.S. District Court for the Western District of Missouri

Professional Affiliations

  • Leadership Council on Legal Diversity Pathfinder's Program
  • American Immigration Lawyers Association
  • Association of Women Lawyers 
  • Hispanic Bar Association
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F: 816.292.2001


Kristen Hollstrom


University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Law, J.D., cum laude, 2014

  • CALI Award, Torts
  • Dean’s List, 2011 - 2014

Rockhurst University, B.A., summa cum laude, 2011