David P. Madden

David P. Madden

Of Counsel

913.663.2571Fax: 913.345.4832

David P. Madden, a native of Kansas City, Missouri, has practiced throughout the United States in state and federal courts. He has tried over 100 cases involving: professional liability to include medical and legal malpractice claims; transportation matters representing trucking companies and defending aviation accident claims; products liability; construction; premises liability; and electric utilities and insurance coverage matters.

Madden has served as an expert in insurance coverage matters and has extensive experience in arbitration and mediation of claims.

Madden served as a Lieutenant Colonel in the United States Army Judge Advocate General Corps and taught legal courses on civil and criminal law at the collegiate level.

  • University of Tulsa College of Law, J.D., 1979
  • University of Missouri at Kansas City, M.A., History, 2007
  • Florida State University, B.A., History, 1972
  • State Bar of Oklahoma
  • State Bar of Texas (Inactive)
  • State Bar of Kansas
  • State Bar of Missouri
  • U.S. District Courts of Oklahoma, Missouri, and Kansas
  • Eighth U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals
  • Tenth U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals
  • U.S. Army Court of Military Appeals
  • U.S. Supreme Court
  • 13th Annual Emergency Management Higher Education Conference. Emmitsburg, Maryland  - 2010
  • Trial Advocacy in Kansas - 2004
  • Insurance Law: Third Party Coverage - 2001
  • Insurance Coverage in Kansas -  2000
  • Trying the Soft Tissue Injury Case - 1998
  • Insurance Law Third Party Coverage - 1998
  • Nuts and Bolts of Employment Law.
  • Kansas Bar Association - 1997
  • Board Certified Civil Trial Advocate National Board of Trial Advocacy  1995-2005
  • American Board of Trial Advocates 1999
  • Marquis Who’s Who in American Law 1998
  • Veterinary Economics Journal.  Author and Legal Editor (1984-1995)
               Coming to Terms with Contracts.
    The Best of Ross Clark on Practice Management.
    Legal Notes.
    How to Draft a Successful Partnership Agreement.
    Lease Agreements for Your Clinic.
  • Liberty v. Westwood United Super, 110 P.3d 447 (Kan. Ct. App. 2005)
  • McCormick v. Farrar, 147 F. App’x 716 (10th Cir. 2005)
  • Thacker v. Kroger Co., 155 F. App’x 946 (8th Cir.  2005)
  • Endsley v. American Drug Stores, Inc., 93 P.3d 745 (Kan. Ct. App. 2004)
  • Worthington v. Wal-Mart Stores, Inc., 257 F. Supp. 2d 1339 (D. Kan. 2003)
  • Hollinger v. Sifers, 122 S.W.3d 112 (Mo. Ct. App. 2003)
  • Arceo v. City of Junction City, 182 F. Supp. 1062 (D. Kan. 2002)
  • Meyer v. City of Joplin, 281 F.3d 759 (8th Cir. 2002)
  • Collins v. Johnson County, 56 F. App’x 852 (10th Cir. 2002)
  • Lopez v. Three Rivers Elec. Coop., 95 S.W.3d 165 (Mo. 2002)
  • Zimmerman v. Mahaska Bottling Co., 19 P.3d 784 (Kan. 2001)
  • Foster v. Catalina Indus., Inc., 55 S.W.3d 385 (Mo. Ct. App. 2001)
  • Burleson v. Fleming, 58 S.W.3d 599 (Mo. Ct. App. 2001)
  • Lopez v. Three Rivers Elec. Coop., 26 S.W.3d 151 (Mo. 2000)
  • Nanninga v. Three Rivers Elec. Coop., 236 F.3d 903 (8th Cir. 2000)
  • Nanninga v. Three Rivers Elec. Coop., 203 F.3d 529 (8th Cir. 2000)
  • Stapp v. Overnight Transp. Co., 995 F. Supp. 1207 (D. Kan. 1998)
  • Weber v. Ideker, 978 F. Supp. 1419 (D. Kan. 1997)
  • Hilsabeck v. Lane, 168 F.R.D. 313 (1996)
  • Barrett v. Fields, 941 F. Supp. 980 (D. Kan. 1996)
  • Tyler v. City of Manhattan,118 F.3d 1400 (10th Cir. 1996)
  • Planet Ins. Co. v. Ertz, 920 S.W.2d 591 (Mo. Ct. App. 1996)
  • Anderson v. Noel T. Adams Ambulance District, 931 S.W.2d 850 (Mo. Ct. App. 1996)
  • Great Plains Mut. Ins. Co. v. Nw. Nat. Cas. Co., 914 F. Supp. 459 (D. Kan. 1996)
  • Whitmore v. O’Connor Management Inc., 899 F. Supp. 425 (W.D. Mo. 1995)
  • Cole v. Sharp, 898 F. Supp. 799 (D. Kan. 1995)
  • Graves v. Atchison-Holt Elec. Co-op., 886 S.W.2d 604 (Mo. Ct. App. 1994)
  • Sparks v. Platte-Clay Elec. Coop., 861 S.W.2d 604 (Mo. Ct. App. 1993)
  • Grundy Elec. Coop. v. Washburn, 855 S.W.2d 343 (Mo. 1993)
  • Cerretti v. Flint Hills Rural Electric Coop., 837 P.2d 330 (Kan. 1992)
  • Bunker v. Association of Missouri Elec. Coops., 839 S.W.2d 608 (Mo. Ct. App. 1992)
  • Washburn v. Grundy Elec. Co-op., 804 S.W.2d 424 (Mo. App.W.D. 1991)
  • Bell v. Great Lakes Container Corp., 702 P.2d 387 (OK CIV APP 1985)
  • Hurd v. American Hoist & Derrick Co., 734 F.2d 495 (10th Cir. 1984)