Nicholas E. Draper

Kansas City, Missouri / Associate

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Nick Draper specializes in complex civil and business litigation. Nick graduated in 2014 from the University of Missouri-Kanas City, where he was Comment Editor of the University of Missouri-Kansas City Law Review. After law school, Nick served as a law clerk to the Honorable Cynthia Martin at the Missouri Court of Appeals, Western District, where he worked closely with Judge Martin on civil and criminal appeals.

Practice Areas

Complex Civil and Business Litigation

Prior Work Experience

Law Clerk, Honorable Cynthia Martin,
Missouri Court of Appeals, Western District, 2014–2016

Judicial Intern for Honorable Beth Phillips,
United States District Court for the Western District of Missouri, 2013

Litigation Intern
Missouri Attorney General’s Office, 2012


University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Law,
Magna Cum Laude, 2014
• University of Missouri-Kansas City Law Review – Comment Editor, Staff Member

Missouri Western State University, B.A., English with Journalism Emphasis,
Cum Laude,  2006

Honors & Awards

CALI Excellence for the Future Awards
Lawyering Skills I, Lawyering Skills II, and Legislation


Review Can Wait: Orders Denying Pro Se Plaintiffs’ Requests for the Assistance of Counsel Should Only Be Reviewed After Final Judgements – De Jure, UMKC Law Review’s Online Volume


Missouri Bar

Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association

Bar Admissions