john-witten

Admitted to Bar in
Missouri
Kansas
U.S. District Court Western District of Missouri
U.S. District Court District of Kansas
U.S. Court of Appeals 10th Circuit

Quick Contact

Douthit Frets Rouse Gentile & Rhodes, LLC
5250 W. 116th Place, Suite 400
Leawood, Kansas 66211
Phone: (913) 387-1600
Email: jwitten@dfrglaw.com

Education

  • University of Missouri- Kansas City School of Law, J.D., 2007
  • University of Kansas, B.A., 2004

Experience

John was born and raised in the Kansas City area. After graduating from the University of Kansas in 2004 with a bachelor of arts in History, John moved to Kansas City, Missouri where he attended the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Law.

While in law school, John was an Articles & Symposia Editor for the UMKC Law Review, a staff member on The Urban Lawyer, a member of both the UMKC and ABA National Moot Court teams, was admitted to the Order of Barristers, served as a research assistant to Professor Robert Klonoff, and received numerous awards for academic excellence.

After graduating cum laude in 2007, John joined Douthit Frets Rouse Gentile & Rhodes, LLC. Since joining the firm, John has gained litigation experience in a wide variety of cases in both state and federal courts in Missouri and Kansas. John works primarily in the area of medical malpractice defense and has successfully defended hospitals, physicians, and nurses from claims of medical malpractice.

John is married. He and his wife have two daughters and they live in Overland Park, Kansas.

Areas of Practice

  • Medical Malpractice
  • Personal Injury