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  • Education
    • J.D., University of Kansas School of Law, 2014, Kansas Law Review
    • B.S., University of Kansas, 2011, Journalism
    • B.G.S., University of Kansas, 2011, Psychology
  • Court Admissions
    • U.S. District Court, Western District of Missouri, 2016
    • U.S. District Court, District of Kansas, 2016

Brisa Izaguirre's diligence and strong work ethic make her a valuable asset to the firm’s commercial litigation client teams.

Since joining the firm, Brisa has worked on numerous complex commercial litigation suits, with particular focus on discovery and the issues surrounding electronic discovery. To that end, she has contributed thought leadership to the American Bar Association's Commercial and Business Litigation Committee on changing regulations regarding e-discovery and the preservation of electronically stored information (ESI), and currently serves as co-chair of that group's Diversity Initiatives subcommittee and co-chair of its Social Media subcommittee.

Brisa also serves on the board of directors of a local non-profit organization, which, among other things, collaborates with medical schools in the Kansas City area to provide educational outreach programs in the community. She has also completed research and client alerts on the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau and the ongoing evolution of consumer protection claims.

Brisa is dedicated to understanding challenges from the client’s perspective so that she may contribute to developing litigation strategies that compliment their broader business objectives. Brisa is committed to providing clients with efficient and effective representation that is informed not only by her experience with the firm, but also by her research and critical thinking experience gained at the University of Kansas School of Law. During law school, Brisa also served as academic chair of the Hispanic American Law Students Association and as a member of the Kansas Law Review.

  • Represented a national telecommunication carrier in actions targeting fraudulent and wrongful trafficking of wireless handsets. The actions, which are pending or were tried in Maryland, Florida, and Kansas, involved state and federal law claims, including breach of contract, tortious interference, unfair competition, Computer Fraud and Abuse Act claims, and trademark claims.
  • Served as co-lead counsel in a federal jury trial in the Western District of Missouri, which resulted in a successful settlement in favor of the client during trial.
  • Served on trial team in the prosecution of state and federal law claims on behalf of a Fortune 100 company.
  • Served on case team that represented a commercial real estate data company in a highly publicized lawsuit brought by a publicly traded company in the Western District of Missouri. The case involved claims of copyright infringement, violation of the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act, and unfair competition and counterclaims for violations of US antitrust laws.
  • Represented software company and owner in business dispute alleging breach of fiduciary duty, fraud, negligence, breach of contract, and breach of a non-compete agreement.
  • Represented technology company and directors in litigation against shareholders for injunctive relief, breach of fiduciary duty, and breach of contract.
  • Brought and resolved numerous breach of contract cases on behalf of an education marketing company.
  • Efficiently represent individual and corporate clients, including hospitals and health care entities, in a broad range of commercial litigation matters through every stage of the litigation process.