Kevin D. Wait has practiced law in the Kansas City area since 2001 and joined Kreamer Kincaid Taylor Lipsman Arney Wait & Bottaro, L.C. in May 2004. Mr. Wait first practiced with the Overland Park office of Polsinelli, Shalton & Welte, P.C. where he focused his practice on general corporate, energy and telecommunications law. Since joining Kreamer Kincaid Taylor Lipsman Arney Wait & Bottaro, L.C.,
Mr. Wait’s primary emphasis is in general real estate and corporate transaction law. He is experienced in representing clients in complex commercial and residential real estate transactions, as well as a variety of business transactions, including stock and asset purchases and mergers.
Mr. Wait also represents clients in a variety of commercial litigation matters, including contract breaches, commercial and residential real estate disputes and business disputes at both the trial and appellate court levels. Mr. Wait is admitted to practice in both Kansas and Missouri. Mr. Wait received his Juris Doctor and Master of Business Administration from the University of Kansas in 1997.
Prior to receiving his J.D. and M.B.A., he received undergraduate degrees in Business Administration and Accounting, also from the University of Kansas. Mr. Wait grew up in the Kansas City area and graduated from Shawnee Mission West High School in Overland Park, Kansas. Prior to practicing law, Mr. Wait spent two years as a senior management consultant for Ernst & Young, LLP, primarily as a business strategist in the telecommunications industry. He then played a major role in launching an internet start-up company. Drawing on his business and legal background, Mr. Wait assists clients in a variety of areas including corporate entity selection and formation, corporate transactions and general litigation.
Mr. Wait is a member of the Kansas and Johnson County Bar Associations. Mr. Wait is also a co-founder and board member of The Supporting Kids Foundation and is a graduate of the 2006 Leadership Olathe program. Mr. Wait resides in Lenexa, Kansas with his wife, Janel, and their two children, Cade and Rhys.
Admitted to practice –
University of Kansas School of Law, Lawrence, J.D., 1997
University of Kansas, Lawrence, M.B.A., 1997
University of Kansas, Lawrence, B.S., 1994
Professional Memberships –
Johnson County Bar Association, 2001-Present
Kansas Bar Association, 2001-Present