Lucinda Luetkemeyer is an attorney with Graves Garrett. She represents clients in a wide range of litigation, including complex commercial litigation, white collar criminal defense and government enforcement matters. She is also an active member of the firm’s free speech and election law practice, where she counsels and represents clients on a range of political law issues, including state and federal campaign finance regulations and government ethics matters.
Lucinda has extensive experience representing clients facing governmental investigations in state and federal court, particularly involving individuals facing investigations or charges from governmental entities including the U.S. Department of Justice and other state and federal agencies. She also advises corporations and political committees on governmental ethics laws and compliance with the Federal Election Campaign Act and related regulations. Lucinda has experience in all stages of litigation, including managing discovery, taking depositions, drafting and arguing pre-trial motions, serving as trial counsel, and handling appeals.
Prior to joining Graves Garrett, Lucinda practiced with a large law firm where she focused on complex litigation and government enforcement actions. Before entering private practice, Lucinda served as a law clerk to the Hon. Duane Benton in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit.
Lucinda graduated first in her class from the University of Missouri School of Law, where she was Senior Lead Articles Editor for the Missouri Law Review and elected to the Order of the Coif. Before law school, Lucinda graduated summa cum laude from the University of Missouri with degrees in news-editorial journalism and political science.
She is a graduate of the Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association’s Ross T. Roberts Trial Academy and has been recognized as a “Rising Star” by Missouri & Kansas Super Lawyers.
A southwest Missouri native, Lucinda lives in Parkville, Missouri with her husband Tony.
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