Motley, Marvin R

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Contact Information
Motley, Marvin R
1600 Genessee, Suite 838
Kansas City, MO 64102
(816) 531-1001 Office / (913) 568-6579 Mobile
(816) 531-1221 (fax)
Practice Region:
Kansas City, KS

Bar Admissions
District of Kansas:
13235 ()
Missouri Bar , 1981 Bar No. 30886
In Good Standing:

ADR Experience
Completed Core Mediation and Civil Mediation Training and Practicums. Shadowed experienced mediators 7 times. Became an approved Mediator in the State of Kansas. I served as in house counsel at Sprint and lead the Labor and Employment Group and participated in numerous mediations in that role. I volunteer as a mediator in the Johnson County District Court for Limited Action Cases.
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ADR Training
Course Info:
Core Mediation, Johnson County Community College, Jan 19-21, 2017 , 24 Hours CME, & Core Practicum Civil Mediation , Johnson County Community College, March 1-3, 2017 24 hours CME & Civil Practicum Trauma Informed Mediation, Johnson county Community College June 13, 2018 7 hours CME
Total CME Hours:
Approved Mediator for Civil Cases by the State of Kansas:


Legal Experience
I am an experienced legal professional and business executive. I began my career in private practice before serving as in-house counsel at Sprint Corporation. I started as a Staff Attorney and ultimately became the AVP Law for Labor and Employment at Sprint providing legal advice and defending employment litigation nationwide. I also held executive positions in Human Resources and Supply Chain Management. As the AVP Human Resources Operations he led a team of HR professionals that provided support on staffing, employee relations, organization development and compensation matters. I later moved to the Supply Chain Management Group serving as AVP of Sourcing and VP Supply Chain Management. My responsibilities included contract negotiation, supplier selection and vendor management.
Active Litigation:
15 Years
- % representing Plaintiffs
- % representing Defendants
- % in Federal Courts
- % in State Courts
Other Experience:
I was a commercial litigator in private practice for 5 years. I continued my litigation practice while in house counsel at KCP&L and in the Sprint Law Department. At Sprint I was the AVP Law for Labor and Employment providing legal advice and defending employment litigation nationwide.
BA University of Kansas 1977 JD University of Kansas 1980 MPA University of Kansas 1981
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Fee Structure
$275. 00 per hour for study and mediation time.
U.S. Federal Court District of Kansas


U.S. Federal Court District of Kansas