Location: Raymore, Missouri
Phone: 816-318-9966
Fax: 888-376-8024

DESARAE G. HARRAH | SENIOR ATTORNEY

Desarae represents individuals and businesses in dispute resolution and litigation in both state and federal court. Her practice focuses on business, real estate, banking, commercial and construction litigation. Desarae has extensive experience in loan workouts and creditors’ rights litigation.

Desarae, a Kansas City native, attended the University of Kansas where she received both a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration. She earned her Juris Doctorate degree at the University of Missouri – Kansas City School of Law. After completing law school, she served as a judicial law clerk for the Honorable Vernon E. Scoville, III. Prior to joining Collins & Jones, Desarae was a partner with a regional law firm based in Kansas City.

AREAS OF PRACTICE

  • Banking, Loan Enforcement, Bankruptcy
  • Business|Consumer Litigation and Transactions
  • Real Estate Litigation
  • Construction Litigation and Lien Enforcement

EDUCATION

  • B.A., Political Science, B.S., Business Administration, University of Kansas
  • J.D., University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Law

 

BAR ADMISSIONS

  • Kansas
  • Missouri
  • United States District Court of Kansas
  • United States District Court for the Eastern District of Missouri
  • United States District Court for the Western District of Missouri
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 8th Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 10th Circuit

AWARDS | HONORS | ACHIEVEMENTS

  • Kansas City Business Journal Best of the Bar
  • Kansas City Chamber of Commerce Centurians Leadership Program, Class of 2012
  • Super Lawyers Rising Star

 

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS

  • Association for Women Lawyers of Greater Kansas City
  • Central Exchange
  • Kansas Bar Association
  • Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association
  • Missouri Bar Association
  • Univeristy of Missouri-Kansas City School of Law, Alumni Board

 

PAST EMPLOYMENT POSITIONS

  • Martin, Leigh, Laws & Fritzlen, P.C. (now Martin Leigh, P.C.), Partner, 2006 – 2014
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CONTACT US

RAYMORE OFFICE
Phone: 816-318-9966
Fax: 888-376-8024
OSCEOLA OFFICE
Phone: 417-646-2245
Fax: 888-463-4813
OVERLAND PARK OFFICE
Phone: 913-353-5548
Fax: 913-353-5549