Alan Simpson is an associate attorney with Graves Garrett where he represents clients in a wide range of litigation matters including constitutional litigation, commercial civil litigation, and white collar criminal defense. Alan is also an active member of the firm’s free speech and election law practice, where he counsels and represents clients on a range of political law issues, including state and federal campaign finance regulations, government ethics matters, and initiative petitions. He also has prior experience in the defense of False Claims Act whistleblower cases.
Prior to joining Graves Garrett, Alan served as a law clerk to the Hon. Julie A. Robinson in the U.S. District Court for the District of Kansas and the Hon. Arthur I. Harris in the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of Ohio.
Alan graduated, with honors, from Washington University School of Law in St. Louis, Missouri. He earned his undergraduate degree in economics and statistics, magna cum laude, from the University of Missouri.
Alan is licensed to practice in Missouri and Kansas, including the United States District Courts for the Western District of Missouri and the District of Kansas. He is a member of the Missouri Bar, the Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association, the Federalist Society, and the Lawyers Association of Kansas City, where he serves on the board of directors for the Young Lawyers Section.
Alan resides in the Kansas City area with his wife, Colleen.
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