Galus, Mark J.


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Contact Information
Name:
Galus, Mark J.
Address:
9200 Ward Parkway, Suite 400, Kansas City, MO 64114
Phone:
816-960-1611
Fax:
816-960-1669
Email:
Website:
Practice Region:
Kansas City, KS


Bar Admissions
District of Kansas:
21470 ()
Others:
Missouri (#54198) - 2003; USDC, Western District of Missouri - 2003; Illinois (#6255966) - 1998; USDC, Northern District of Illinois - 1998
In Good Standing:
Yes


ADR Experience
Experience:
Since 1998, I have been involved in more than 60 mediations and arbitrations as an advocate, mostly in labor & employment cases. In 2010, I received both core and advanced training in the area of general civil mediation.
Lead Mediator Sessions:
Co-Mediator Sessions:
Counsel for a Party Sessions:
1
3
50


ADR Training
Course Info:
Center for the Study of Dispute Resolution - MU School of Law & UMKC School of Law CLE Office, Basic Civil Mediation Training, March 30, 2010 - April 1, 2010, 21.5 hours Johnson County Community College - Center for Business and Technology, Civil Mediation Training, July 14, 2010 - July 16, 2010, 24.0 hours
Total CME Hours:
Approved Mediator for Civil Cases by the State of Kansas:
45.5

No


Legal Experience
Experience:
Of Counsel, Rasmussen Willis Dickey & Moore, LLC, Kansas City, MO 2013 - present Owner / Attorney, Galus Legal LLC, Prairie Village, KS 2008 - 2013 Associate, The Halbrook Law Firm, PC, Prairie Village, KS, 2007 - 2008 Associate, Fisher & Phillips, LLP (f/k/a Bioff Finucane, et al.), Kansas City, MO, 2004 - 2007 Associate, Smith O\'Callaghan & White, Chicago, IL, 2000 - 2003 Staff Counsel, Chicago Housing Authority, Chicago, IL, 1998 - 2000
Active Litigation:
14 Years
50% representing Plaintiffs
50% representing Defendants
40% in Federal Courts
60% in State Courts
Other Experience:
Education:
JD, DePaul University College of Law (Chicago, IL), 1998 BA, University of Kansas (Lawrence, KS), 1995
Additional Details:
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Fee Structure
Rate:
$225 per hour, plus expenses, to be split equally by the parties (unless alternative arrangements are made). No travel time will be charged for mediations held within a two hour radius of Kansas City or for travel time outside of normal business hours.
U.S. Federal Court District of Kansas