Admitted to Bar in
U.S. District Court, District of Kansas
U.S. District Court, Western District of Missouri
U.S. District Court, District of Colorado

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


  • J.D., University of Kansas School of Law, 2006
  • B.S., University of Kansas, 2003


Jeff graduated from the University of Kansas in 2003 with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration. He then attended the University of Kansas School of Law, where he was a Kansas Journal of Law & Public Policy staff member.

After graduating from law school in 2006, Jeff began his legal career serving as law clerk to the Honorable Charles E. Atwell in the Circuit Court of Jackson County, Missouri. Following his clerkship, he went into private practice at a mid-size Kansas City law firm specializing in civil litigation. There, his practice primarily involved defending physicians and hospitals in medical malpractice lawsuits.

Jeff joined Douthit Frets Rouse Gentile & Rhodes, LLC, as an Associate in 2011. His practice at the firm focuses on plaintiffs’ personal injury litigation, where he represents individuals in cases involving serious catastrophic injury and wrongful death.

Areas of Practice

  • Product Liability
  • Personal Injury
  • Vehicular Product Liability
  • General Crashworthiness
  • Wrongful Death
  • Business Litigation
  • Class Actions
  • Medical Malpractice

Activities and Memberships

  • Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association
  • Missouri Bar Association
  • American Association for Justice
  • Missouri Association of Trial Attorneys