Tracy L. Spradlin

Tracy L. Spradlin

Kansas City, Missouri


Areas of Practice

  • Criminal Defense
  • DUI
  • White Collar Crimes

Bar Admissions

  • Missouri, 2013
  • Kansas, 2014
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Missouri, 2015


  • University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Law, Kansas City, Missouri
    • J.D. - 2012
    • Honors: Dean's List
    • Honors: President of The Animal Law Society
    • Law Review: The Urban Lawyer, Editor
  • University of Missouri – Columbia
    • B.J. - 2008
    • Honors: Dean's List
    • Major: Journalism
    • Minor: English

Published Works

  • Missouri Bar Young Lawyers Section Newsletter, “An Update on Ryan Ferguson” – December 13, 2013


  • Jackson County Law Library CLE Speaker, “Step Into Your Legal Career” – November 2014
  • Women’s Employment Network – Monthly guest speaker
  • KCMBA Young Lawyers Section – Gold E. Locks Mock Trial, Volunteer Gold E. Locks (defendent), April 2014
  • City of Kansas City, Missouri Prosecuter’s Office Speaker
  • CLE: “Prosecutor’s Ethical Considerations In Light of Criminal Case Law Updates”, 2012
  • Presented “Courtroom Testimony” class for the Kansas City, Missouri Police Academy’s training program, 2012

Honors and Awards

  • Young Lawyers Section President’s Award recipient, 2014 - Present

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Association of Women Lawyers, Board Member, 2015 - Present
  • Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association, Young Lawyers Section Board, 2013 - Present
  • Missouri Bar Association, Member
  • Kansas Bar Association, Member
  • Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association, Member
  • KCMBA, Bench Bar & Boardroom Logistics Committee, 2015 - Present
  • Ross T. Roberts Trial Academy, Graduate class of 2014
  • Missouri Bar Leadership Academy, Graduate class of 2015

Past Employment Positions

  • Dateline for NBC Universal, New York
  • Channel One News
  • City Prosecutor’s Office for the City of Kansas City, Missouri, Clerk
  • Legal Research Assistant, City Councilman Jim Glover

Pro Bono Activities

  • KCMBA, Young Lawyers Section Public Service Committee Co-Chair, 2015 - Present
  • The Junior League of Kansas City
  • Women’s Employment Network
  • Association of Women Lawyers: STEP UP FOR WOMEN program
  • Association of Women Lawyers: 2015 Vice Chair of Charity Golf Committee
  • Volunteer Attorney Project’s Warrant Relief Project
  • Young Professionals Board of Legal Aid of Western Missouri
  • Going To The Dogs, LLC: Board of Directors, Legal Counsel


  • Delta Theta Phi