William B. Kircher: Lawyer with Husch Blackwell LLP

William B. Kircher

Kansas City,  MO  U.S.A.

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Practice Areas

  • Technology
  • Manufacturing & Transportation
  • Manufacturing
  • Trademarks & Copyrights
  • Intellectual Property
  • Intellectual Property Counseling
  • Patents
Contact InfoTelephone: 816.983.8160
Fax: 816.983.8080
University University of Missouri - Columbia, B.S., 1960
Law SchoolCatholic University of America, Columbus School of Law, J.D., 1965
Admitted1965, Missouri; 1965, U.S. District Court, Western District of Missouri; 1965, U.S. Supreme Court; 1983, U.S. Court of Appeals, Federal Circuit; 2000, U.S. District Court, District of Kansas; U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, 1963

Professional Associations and Memberships

American Bar Association

•American Intellectual Property Law Association

•Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association

•Lawyers Association of Kansas City, Young Lawyers Section, President


A member of the firm's Technology, Manufacturing & Transportation team, Bill has more than 30 years of experience assisting clients in national and international intellectual property matters, including litigation, licensing, application drafting, prosecution and counseling.

Awards and Recognitions

The Best Lawyers In America, Copyright Law, Patent Law, Trademark Law, 1991-2015

Kansas City Business Journal, Best Intellectual Property Lawyer in Kansas City

•Martindale-Hubbell AV Preeminent

Missouri & Kansas Super Lawyers, Intellectual Property, 2005-2009

Civic Involvement

University of Missouri-Columbia , Dean of Engineering Advisory Council

Business Insights

Business Insights

12.04.13 Current Developments in Intellectual Property Law
Seminar Kansas City, MO

12.13.12 Recent Developments in Intellectual Property Law
Seminar Kansas City, MO

3.28.12 Patent Reform 2012: Major Changes Are Underway
Seminar Springfield, MO

12.07.11 Protecting Your Company's Proprietary Assets - Recent Developments in Intellectual Property Law
Seminar Kansas City, MO

Kansas Trademark Law Changes Chapter, International Trademark Association

In The News

8.19.14 Husch Blackwell Boasts 106 Best Lawyers on 2015 List, Seven Lawyers of the Year
Energy & Natural Resources ; Financial Services ; Food & Agribusiness ; Healthcare, Life Sciences & Pharmaceuticals ; Real Estate, Development & Construction ; Technology, Manufacturing & Transportation
News Release

8.16.13 Best Lawyers 2014 Names 109 from Husch Blackwell, 13 Lawyers of the Year
Healthcare, Life Sciences & Pharmaceuticals ; Real Estate, Development & Construction ; Financial Services ; Energy & Natural Resources
News Release

8.23.12 2013 Best Lawyers Includes 106 Husch Blackwell Attorneys in 56 Practice Areas and 7 States
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6.12.12 Husch Blackwell Receives Top Rankings from Chambers and Partners
Real Estate, Development & Construction
News Release

4.30.12 Springfield Business Journal: Husch Blackwell Partner Bill Kircher Discusses America Invents Act's Patent Reform Implications
News Coverage

9.06.11 More Than 100 Husch Blackwell Attorneys Named to Best Lawyers 2012
News Release

10.22.09 Missouri & Kansas Super Lawyers 2009 Names 73 Husch Blackwell Sanders Attorneys


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Office Information

William B. Kircher

4801 Main Street, Suite 1000
Kansas CityMO 64112


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