Oswald Roam & Rew LLC

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Jennifer Oswald Brown

Jennifer Oswald Brown


Jennifer practices primarily in the area of Family Law, including an extensive Guardian ad Litem and mediation emphases. After growing up in Blue Springs, Jennifer currently resides in Lee’s Summit, Missouri, with her husband and three children. While attending law school, Jennifer served as secretary of the UMKC Student Bar Association.

Prior to joining Oswald Roam & Rew LLC, Jennifer worked for over two years as a judicial clerk for the Honorable Michael W. Manners in the Circuit Court of Jackson County, Missouri. During her clerkship, she gained invaluable experience and knowledge in handling various dockets, specifically domestic, criminal, and civil rotations.

Credentials

STATE BAR ADMISSIONS
  • Missouri
  • Kansas
PRACTICE AREAS
  • Family Law
  • Dissolution of Marriage
  • Modifications
  • Child Support and Child Custody
  • Maintenance Disputes
  • Paternity Actions
  • Step-Parent Adoptions
  • Mediations
  • Guardian ad Litem representing minor children in cases involving allegations of abuse and/or neglect
  • Probate Court representing Uncontested and Contested Guardianships and Conservatorships for Minors and Adults
  • Juvenile Court
EDUCATION
  • Saint Louis University ‑ B.A. English (Philosophy Minor)
  • University of Missouri‑Kansas City ‑ J.D.
PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS
  • Missouri Bar Association
  • - Co-Author of 2014 CLE Update of Family Law Matters concerning Modification of Decrees
  • - Presenter at many CLE seminars covering family law, domestic violence, GAL issues, third party custody vs. guardianship (2011 – ongoing)
  • Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association
  • - Co-Vice Chairperson of the Domestic Law Committee (2016 forward)
  • - Bench Bar Family Law CLE Seminar Presenter (2015)
  • - Member-At-Large, Domestic Law Committee (2014)
  • - Secretary/Treasurer of the Family Law Section
  • Eastern Jackson County Bar Association
  • School of Economics, Board of Directors Member, Secretary/Treasurer and President (2015-2016)
  • Planning Committee Member of Domestic Violence and Children Interdisciplinary Conference, Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Foundation and Jackson County Safe Family Coalition
  • University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Law Instructor for class at Child and Family Services Clinic for new law students, Spring Semester, 2016
  • Association for Women Lawyers
PROFESSIONAL RECOGNITIONS
  • 2016 Recipient of The Honorable Kelly J. Moorhouse Dedication to Children Award