DISTINGUISHED. DECORATED. DETERMINED.

CIVIL JUSTICE ATTORNEYS COMMITTED TO PROTECTING THE RIGHTS OF INJURED PEOPLE AND THEIR FAMILIES.

In offices, manufacturing plants and job sites, on our roads and highways and the neighbor’s back porch … accidents happen. And many result in death, disability, damages and disadvantage.

When life takes an unexpected turn, count on Boyd Kenter Thomas & Parrish. As Kansas City’s preeminent workers’ compensation and personal injury law firm, Boyd Kenter Thomas & Parrish is committed to protecting the rights of injured people and their families. We’ve got this.

 

Areas of Practice

  • Workers’ compensation
  • Labor law
  • Civil litigation
    • Wrongful death
    • Personal injury
    • Automobile accidents
    • Slip and falls
    • Insurance litigation
    • Railroad crossing litigation
    • Products liability
  • Ordinance and traffic violations

Boyd Kenter Thomas & Parrish is committed to righting the wrongs in the workplace and fighting for the rights of injured people and their families. Call us at 816.471.4511.

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CONTACT US

• Decades of workers’ compensation and labor law expertise.
• A merged powerhouse of decorated and passionate civil justice attorneys.
• Advanced experience in personal injury civil litigation.
• A new location to bring it all together.

In the complex legal field of workers’ compensation, labor law and personal injury, Boyd Kenter Thomas & Parrish is ready to work for you.

Independence Office
221 Lexington Ave, Suite 200
Independence, MO 64050
Sedalia Office
512 S. Ohio Ave.
Sedalia, MO 65301
Olathe Office
100 Park St, Suite 204
Olathe, KS 66061

ATTORNEY PROFILES

When the firm founders, John B. Boyd and Jerry Kenter (Boyd & Kenter, P.C.), and partners J.R. Boyd and Brianne Thomas merged with Mark Parrish, Boyd Kenter Thomas & Parrish LLC was born. The attorneys are distinguished, decorated and determined practitioners and advocates of workers’ compensation, personal injury and labor law. Expertise also includes civil litigation for products liability, insurance and railroad crossing litigation, as well as other complex trial and general civil case services. We’ve got this.

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JOHN B. BOYD

Former Missouri Workers’ Compensation judge, John Boyd founded the law firm in November 1983.

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JOHN R. BOYD

J.R. Boyd has been practicing law since 1995 and has been recognized as a Missouri Super Lawyer by his peers.

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JERRY KENTER

Author of the two-volume work, Missouri Workers’ Compensation, Jerry Kenter is a past chairman of the Missouri Bar Workers’ Compensation Committee and the Workers’ Compensation Committee of the Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association.

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BRIANNE THOMAS

David J. Dixon award winner, Brianne Thomas, has been practicing law since 2006 and focuses on personal injury and workers’ compensation.

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MARK PARRISH

Mark Parrish has been practicing law since 1993 and specializes in representing individuals, families and small businesses in civil litigation matters.

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DANA APPLE

Founder and current chair of the Missouri Bar Association’s Animal Law Committee, Dana Apple has been practicing law since 1989.

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JASON IEZZI

Jason Iezzi has first-chaired workers’ compensation hearings and assisted with many aspects of civil trial preparation.

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DENNIS L. HORNER

Dennis Horner has been practicing law for more than 42 years and specializes in personal injury, wrongful death and workers’ compensation.

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JOSH SANDERS

Magna cum laude graduate and former Articles Editor for the OCU Law Review, Joshua Sanders, focuses his efforts on diverse civil litigation matters.

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The firm is consistently ranked with an “AV” Rating from Martindale-Hubbell’s Peer Review Process, the highest possible rating that can be attained, and which less than 5% of all active attorneys ever receive. Several of the Boyd Kenter Thomas & Parrish attorneys have been selected to the Missouri & Kansas Super Lawyers list – a patented rating service and selection process of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement.

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HONORS AND AWARDS

Professional Memberships

• Missouri Bar Association
• Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association
• Missouri Association of Trial Attorneys 
• American Association for Justice
• Workers’ Injury Law & Advocacy Group AssociationMember2016Email
• AFL-CIO Lawyers Coordinating Committee
• National Football League Players Association
• Kansas Bar Association
• Kansas Association for Justice

Awards/Honors

• Ranked with an “AV” Rating from Martindale-Hubbell’s Peer Review Process
• Recognized as Missouri and Kansas Superlawyers

• Voted Best of the Bar
• And many, many more…