Robert G. Rooney Joins Lathrop Gage as Of Counsel


Kansas City, Mo. (January 23, 2008) – Joel Voran, CEO of Lathrop Gage L.C. announced today that Robert G. Rooney has joined the Kansas City, Mo. office as of counsel in business disputes, torts and insurance law.

Rooney has an extensive litigation background including experience with actions for personal injury and catastrophic property loss associated with professional liability, toxic torts, product liability and commercial/insurance litigation. He has tried approximately 15 cases to a jury in the areas of professional liability/malpractice and contracts.

Rooney received his undergraduate degree from the University of Dallas in 1988 and his juris doctorate from Georgetown University Law Center in 1992. He was Editor-in-Chief of The Georgetown Immigration Law Journal. Rooney is a member of the American Bar Association, The Missouri Bar, Kansas Bar Association and the Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association.

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