Colin J. Finnegan

Associate

​Colin Finnegan’s life-long desire to practice law has cultivated him into a  passionate and driven attorney who rigorously represents and defends his clients.  Mr. Finnegan handles matters involving transportation, premises liability, employment law, administrative and regulatory law, and construction law.  He represents clients across state and federal courts in Kansas and Missouri. 

While attending the University of Kansas School of Law, Mr. Finnegan was a summer associate at the Missouri Attorney General’s Office and a law clerk for the Disability Rights Center of Kansas.  Prior to joining Hall & Evans, Mr. Finnegan worked as an associate attorney at a top insurance defense firm in the Kansas City Metro Area.  Upon graduation, Mr. Finnegan was awarded the James P. Mize Trial Advocacy Award which is given to the student who shows outstanding promise as a trial advocate.  He also received the CALI Excellence for the Future Award in Trial Advocacy and Advanced Litigation.  Mr. Finnegan currently assists with the coaching of KU Law’s Mock Trial Team.  In 2016, Mr. Finnegan graduated cum laude from Northern Illinois University, where he received his bachelor’s degree in Political Science. 

Bar Admissions

  • ​Missouri, 2020
  • Kansas, 2020
  • U.S. District Court, District of Kansas
  • U.S. District Court, Western District of Missouri

Location

Kansas City Office
1111 Main Street
Suite 700
Kansas City, MO 64105

Education

JD: University of Kansas School of Law, 2020
BA: Northern Illinois University, 2016, Political Science, cum laude

Contact

finneganc@hallevans.com

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Colin

Career Distinctions & Honors
  • James P. Mize Trial Advocacy Award, University of Kansas School of Law, 2020
  • CALI Excellence for the Future Award: Trial Advocacy, 2019
  • CALI Excellence for the Future Award: Advanced Litigation, 2020
Professional Associations
  • American Bar Association
    • Litigation Division
    • Young Lawyers Division
  • Kansas Bar Association
Languages
  • Filipino Tagalog
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