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TheDodig Law Firm,LLC​ 

Knowledge. Integrity. Results.

When it comes to hiring an attorney, experience matters. At The Dodig Law Firm, LLC, we have extensive experience representing clients in a wide variety of cases, including:

Business litigation
Employment law
Civil litigation

Construction law
Land use and development
Education law


Attorney Michael Dodig has spent his entire career battling for his clients' rights in the courtroom against big-city firms and corporate attorneys. A seasoned and successful litigator, he has helped clients throughout Missouri and Kansas obtain the results they needed in state and federal court. Learn more about how Attorney Dodig can help you below.

An experienced Missouri business litigation lawyer

The Dodig Law Firm, LLC focuses the majority of its practice on business litigation. Attorney Dodig represents both individuals and businesses in cases involving:

Contract disputes
Business debt collection
Shareholder disputes
Landlord/tenant issues

Intellectual property issues
Fraud
Tortious interference
Premises liability defense

With more than 22 years of experience in this area of law, Michael knows what it takes to protect your interests. He works tirelessly to eliminate the issue before having to go to trial, helping his clients save their time and money. However, if going to trial becomes necessary, you can rest assured that he will aggressively advocate for your rights. Michael has successfully represented clients at all levels of state and federal court, and he stands ready to assist you today.

Employment law attorney serving Jackson and Cass counties

In addition to its business litigation practice, The Dodig Law Firm, LLC also handles a great deal of employment law cases for its clients, including:

Workplace discrimination claims
Sexual harassment claims
Wage and hour disputes

Hiring and firing practices
Non-competition agreements
Non-disclosure agreements

Our firm also conducts in-house training for companies seeking to establish human resources and workplace policies. Michael meets with employees, managers and business owners in separate sessions to apprise them of their respective rights, duties and responsibilities in the workplace, as well as proper workplace decorum and reporting methods. He also prepares and reviews policy manuals for companies and represents them in discrimination cases involving their employees.

Missouri construction litigation law firm

At The Dodig Law Firm, LLC, we understand and appreciate the construction business. Attorney Dodig represents a wide variety of clients in construction litigation cases, including:

Property owners
General contractors
Subcontractors

Engineers
Architects
Public entities

We have handled cases involving architectural design, negligent construction, time delays, non-payment, prevailing wage, suppliers’ rights and mechanic’s liens. We also help clients prevent litigation by drafting and reviewing construction contracts.

In addition to these areas of law, Attorney Dodig also frequently represents clients with issues involving land use and development in both Missouri and Kansas. He is also highly experienced in education law matters, and has represented individuals, universities and school districts in a variety of legal matters including trials before state and federal courts.

Experience matters. Choose the right law firm to handle your case.

If you need an experienced attorney to handle your claim, you need The Dodig Law Firm, LLC. Call the firm today at (816) 272.1287 or contact the firm online to schedule an initial consultation. From our office in Lee’s Summit, our firm represents clients living throughout Western Missouri and Kansas, including Jackson, Cass and Johnson counties.

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What Our Clients and Colleagues Say About Us

The following are comments made by actual clients or by attorneys who have observed our work.  
None of the commenters was compensated for providing this feedback.


 
“As a commercial developer, I have used a number of the large downtown Kansas City law firms.  The Dodig Law Firm offers the same quality legal assistance I have received from big 'downtown' law firms at a significant cost savings. However, the level of service and attention to detail I receive from The Dodig Law Firm are unparalleled.” Kevin Fitzpatrick—Owner, Haley Real Estate Management

“Michael is an extraordinary attorney.  He is very detailed but captures the 'big picture.'  He is an effective communicator and good with the Judge and jury.”  Steven Mauer—Partner, Zerger & Mauer

“We have the pleasure of knowing and working with Mike Dodig for several years.  As an adviser and confidant, his ideas and advice have helped us through several management issues.  His advice in employment law has helped us understand the potential issues we face as a company and assisted us as he proactively prepares for problems before they arise.”  John Wisniewski—Partner, Hollis & Miller Architects

"We had a difficult lawsuit involving multiple parties.  We were up against some very expensive lawyers.  There were many claims involving Banks, Insurance companies, and other parties. . . . Mr. Dodig only represented myself, and we were the only defendant to win our case.  He did a spectacular job in front of the jury, made our case extremely well, and we came out victorious.  I am a successful businessman in the Kansas City Area, and I would definitely recommend Michael Dodig."  [Name withheld at client's request]

“Michael was exactly what I was looking for in a business attorney. Our communication was professional but relaxed, thorough, and the work was adjusted according to my feedback. Surprisingly, I was billed for significantly less than expected!  I will not hesitate to consult The Dodig Law Firm for future legal needs for my business.”  Nick Kusnir—Owner, Kush Media Development, Inc.

“This year Michael helped me review an important contract. He is very knowledgeable and incredibly detail oriented. He worked diligently to provide the best guidance possible and was there every step of the contract process. Michael was accessible at all times via e-mail and by phone. His expertise was an incredible value for the peace of mind he provided during the negotiation. I highly recommend The Dodig Law Firm, LLC.”  Penny Harrell—National Account Manager, Fujifilm

“Mike is the rare combination of a talented, highly trained lawyer coupled with a practical sense of what clients need in the real world of business in a tough environment. His military background, which included jumping out of perfectly good airplanes, makes him fearless in the courtroom. He was a pleasure to work with as a colleague, and I know from first-hand experience his dedication to his clients.”  Bill Odle—Partner, Spencer Fane Britt & Browne

“I worked with Michael in his position as a mediator in an Employment Discrimination case. His knowledge and expertise of the law and the perspective of the case from both sides was crucial to getting the case resolved. I can wholeheartedly recommend him as a mediator and as a lawyer for either plaintiff or defendant company.”  David Lunceford--Managing Attorney, David Lunceford & Associates

“Mike is excellent at what he does. His concern for clients' issues and focus on doing the right thing is impressive. Mike is diligent in the details without losing site of the big picture. He has consistently helped clients in many ways, from winning big cases to advising on small issues with employees. For employment law and litigation, Mike Dodig is an excellent choice.”  Dan Gabbert—Owner, Kansas City LifeCoaches, Inc.

“I had been looking for a lawyer to help me set up my LLC. I found Mike online and made an appointment. During my first meeting with him, he was personable, informative and explained everything so that I could understand. The creation of my LLC was quick and painless. Since then, Mike has drawn up client/contractor contract documents for me. He’s very efficient at returning phone calls and emails. If I ever have any questions, I know I can count on him for assistance.”  Tyson Taylor—Owner, Studio 7 Interiors, LLC

“Everything about Mike always impresses me. You can count on Mike to be focused and engaged whether he's working on a project, speaking, or lending his support and dedication to countless community involvements. Whether you are working through a contract, needing a public speaker, a golf partner, or simply someone to grab lunch with, Mike's who you'd like to have there with you. If you're thinking about having him in your corner, what are you waiting for?”  Stephen Gentry—former President, New Summit Media, Inc.

“Michael is a conscientious, detailed litigator with an eye for crafting cost-effective solutions to litigation matters whether those solutions call for trial or resolution. He utilizes a skill that is too often overlooked nowadays and that is counseling. Great lawyers like Michael counsel their clients so that the clients can make decisions that work best for them in the circumstances and help them return to focus on their business as soon as possible.”  L.J. Buckner--Owner, Buckner Law Firm, LLC

“Michael is a credit to his profession. He is great in helping you with issues and in selling businesses. I would recommend Mike for his high integrity and his on time service in all steps of the process. He also has helped DVA with clients who needed legal advice in areas of his expertise.”  Diane Seif—President, DVA Enterprises, Inc.

“Michael Dodig is a stellar attorney and dedicated public servant. I have known Michael for over twenty years, and have found his advice as my attorney to be invaluable. His service to our community, as a soldier, city councilman, and school board member reflect a deep commitment to the public at large. Any organization enlisting Michael Dodig will be pleased with the results.”  Michael Nagles—Managing Director, Strother Web Solutions