Mudrick, David P

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Contact Information
Mudrick, David P
100 S.E. 9th St., ste. 200
CoreFirst Bank Bldg.
Topeka, KS 66612-1213
785 232-2200, ex. 208
785 232-3344
Practice Region:
Topeka, KS

Bar Admissions
District of Kansas:
09293 (-)
Tenth Circuit; State of Missouri; U.S. D. C., W. D. MO
In Good Standing:

ADR Experience
In the course of obtaining approval as a civil mediator by the State of Kansas, I co-mediated four cases. As an advocate, I have participated in a number of mediations (mostly in employment and discrimination cases) and many labor arbitrations.
Lead Mediator Sessions:
Co-Mediator Sessions:
Counsel for a Party Sessions:
5 ?

ADR Training
Course Info:
Core Mediation Training, Sept. 17-18, 2015, Kuhlman Conflict Solutions, L.L.C., Liberty, MO (principles of mediation, conflict, negotiation,communication, strategies for impasse, etc.)--16 CME hrs. Civil Mediation Training, March 2-4, 2016, Henry Cox at Johnson County Community College (communication, conflict, mediation process, litigation mediation, ethics, confidentiality, etc.)--24 CME hrs.
Total CME Hours:
Approved Mediator for Civil Cases by the State of Kansas:


Legal Experience
Partner in Henson, Hutton, Mudrick, & Gragson, L.L.P.--practice primarily in employment, discrimination, and labor law and litigation, and labor arbitrations (with Firm since 1998); Associate General Counsel and General Attorney: litigation, claims, labor, and other matters for Western Resources, Inc. (now Westar), 1987-98; attorney, Southwestern Bell Tel. Co.: contracts, arbitrations, litigation claims, etc., 1976-87.
Active Litigation:
39 Years
5 ?% representing Plaintiffs
95 ?% representing Defendants
70 ?% in Federal Courts
30 ?% in State Courts
Other Experience:
With Southwestern Bell and Western Resources, I handled some litigation on various issues as first-chair and some with outside counsel. My practice with the corporations and my Firm has always included a variety of matters, including office practice, and I have never been exclusively a litigator. The bulk of my practice at my current Firm has been in the areas of employment, discrimination, and labor, including some litigation.
Legal: Duke Univ. Law School, 1973-75 (Duke Law Journal); Univ. of Kansas Law School, 1975-76 (J.D.), Order of the Coif Kansas State Univ., B.S. 1973 (Summa Cum Laude), Journalism & Pol. Sci.
Additional Details:

Fee Structure
2 parties--$230/hr.; 3-5 parties--$255/hr.; more than 5 parties--$275/hr. Four-hour minimum fee. Travel time outside of Topeka is billed at $170/hr. Mileage (for travel outside Topeka) and expenses billed. Cancellation fees also apply for cancellation within 5 days of scheduled mediation date.
U.S. Federal Court District of Kansas


U.S. Federal Court District of Kansas