• vcard
D 816.360.4141
F 816.374.0509
  • Education
    • J.D., cum laude, Washburn University, 1993, Washington Law Journal, Editor; Moot Court
    • B.A., University of Kansas, 1991, High Honors
  • Court Admissions
    • U.S. District Court, District of Nebraska, 1998
    • U.S. District Court, District of Kansas, 1994
    • U.S. District Court, Western District of Missouri, 1994
    • U.S. District Court, District of Wisconsin, 2011
    • United States Supreme Court, 2007
Patricia A. Dorsey devotes her practice to defending clients in complex civil litigation. She focuses on defending product manufacturers, designers, and distributors in product liability and consumer cases. Patricia also handles complex litigation involving commercial and business disputes for a wide variety of clients, including health care providers and insurance companies.

Patricia has represented Biomet, Inc., Penta Manufacturing Co., American Honda Motor Co., Inc., General Electric, Nissan North America, Inc., Isuzu Motors America, Inc., Subaru of America, Inc., Toyota Material Handling, Inc. U.S.A., Toyo Machinery & Metal, OEC Medical Systems, Inc., Mazda Motor Corp., TRW, Inc., Tricam Industries, GE Transportation Systems Global Signaling and AGCO Corporation.

Patricia has also represented health care providers such as the Mayo Foundation, the University of Kansas Hospital Authority and the Kansas Medical Society.
Publications & Presentations
When Character and Fitness Disclosures Collide: The Dilemma of Inconsistent Law School and Bar Admission Applications
The Professional Lawyer
2012
Publications & Presentations
Recent Developments in Products, General Liability and Consumer Law
Tort, Trial and Insurance Practice Law Journal; Vol. 47:1
Fall 2012
Publications & Presentations
A View from the Bench: The Solo And Small Firm Lawyer In The Courtroom
American Bar Association
January 11, 2012
Publications & Presentations
Trial and Error: Judicial Insights and Dialogue on Success in the Courtroom
The Missouri Bar Annual Meeting
September 22, 2011
Publications & Presentations
Recent Developments in Products, General Liability and Consumer Law
Tort Trial and Insurance Practice Law Journal; Vol. 46:2
Winter 2011
Publications & Presentations
Recent Developments in Products, General Liability and Consumer Law
Tort Trial and Insurance Practice Law Journal; Vol. 45:2
Winter 2010
Publications & Presentations
Lien on Me! Dealing With Balanced Billing Hospital Liens and the Financial and Ethical Impact of the Medicare-Medicaid Lien Recovery Act in Settlement Negotiations
American Bar Association
June 24, 2009
Publications & Presentations
Recent Developments in Products, General Liability and Consumer Law
Tort Trial & Insurance Practice Law Journal; Vol. 44:2
2009
Publications & Presentations
Recent Developments in Products, General Liability and Consumer Law
Tort Trial & Insurance Practice Law Journal; Vol. 43:3
2008
Publications & Presentations
A Prescription for Confusion? Preemption, the FDA and the New Drug Labeling Act
American Bar Association
June 22, 2006