Rhett M. Buchmiller

Rhett Buchmiller is an associate in the firm's Kansas City office who focuses his practice on assisting clients in reorganization and bankruptcy matters. Rhett works with debtors, financial institutions, corporate creditors, receivers and trustees, creditor’s committees, insurance carriers, and purchasers of assets in Chapter 11 cases.

Prior to joining the firm, Rhett served as an intern for the Missouri Attorney General's Office, where he worked closely with attorneys on active files and cases regarding Missouri's worker's compensation law. 


  • “Second Injury Funds Nationally and in Missouri – Liability, Functionality, and Viability in Modern Times,” 84 Mo. L Rev. (2019)
  • “Request Denied: Retaliation Under Title VII for a Request for Religious Accommodation,” 85 Mo. L Rev. (2020)
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Denise Phipps

Court Memberships

  • Missouri


University of Missouri - Columbia School of Law, J.D., magna cum laude, 2020

  • Fred L. Howard Prize for Excellence in the Advancement of Advocacy
  • Order of the Coif
  • Order of the Barristers
  • CALI Awards: Evidence, Secured Transactions, Advanced Advocacy and Research §2A, Contracts II §2, Legal Research & Writing §2A

University of Illinois, B.A., Political Science and Psychology, 2016