Kathryn S. Rickley



In Kathryn’s office, you’ll find…

Family photos

Pictures of my kids and husband.

Legal volumes

Reference books passed down from my dad, who is also an attorney.

Original artwork

Painted by my brother, Scott Starrett.

With more than ten years of employment litigation experience, Kathryn (Katie) Rickley provides advice and counsel to employers with a particular focus on discrimination, wrongful termination, and civil rights, as well as individual and collective/class wage and hour actions.

Before joining Halbrook Wood, she litigated employment cases on behalf of employees, giving her a unique perspective when evaluating cases and advising clients. Katie also worked for an education law firm where she gained experience in education law, labor and employment law, and insurance defense and litigation.

  • Employment Litigation
  • Wage and Hour
  • Employment Agreements
  • Missouri
  • Kansas
  • Oregon (Inactive)
  • District of Kansas
  • Western District of Missouri
  • Kansas State University, B.A., 2000
  • University of Iowa College of Law, J.D., 2004
  • Missouri & Kansas Super Lawyers, Rising Stars, 2018-2019