Dysart Taylor Announces New Name Partner, Name Change


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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (April 5, 2021) – Dysart Taylor Cotter & McMonigle, P.C. is pleased to announce Director Lee B. Brumitt has been elected a Name Partner by the firm’s board. In addition, the firm unveiled its new name – Dysart Taylor Cotter McMonigle & Brumitt, P.C. – with Brumitt’s addition.

“Lee’s longtime commitment to his clients and the firm, as well as the legal industry as a whole, made this decision very easy. I am delighted for him and our firm,” said Managing Director Amanda Pennington Ketchum.

More than 35 years into his practice, Brumitt has a passion for protecting his clients’ businesses and helping them grow. He focuses his practice in construction law and litigation, representing owners, contractors, subcontractors, suppliers and design professionals on public, commercial and residential projects. Whether a case involves disputes over money owed, defective work, injuries or contract terms, Brumitt brings experience, knowledge and hard work to the table. He spares nothing to represent his clients’ interests.

Brumitt not only enjoys advising and working with clients, he frequently presents to the construction community as a whole through trade organizations such as the Builders’ Association, the American Subcontractors Association, and the American Society of Professional Estimators. In addition, Brumitt is a fellow in the Construction Lawyers Society of America and contributes timely articles to USLAW Magazine and other publications on issues in the construction industry.

“Lee embodies the values of this firm: He’s an outstanding construction lawyer and litigator, a tenacious defender of clients, and caring friend and colleague. I’m so happy to have his name on the door of the firm I have been a part of for almost 45 years,” said President Patrick K. McMonigle.

The firm was established in 1934 with just two attorneys. Now, the firm boasts 25 attorneys and more than 15 distinct practice areas.

Lee Brumitt, Partner, Dysart Taylor Cotter McMonigle & Brumitt, P.C.
Lee Brumitt, Partner, Dysart Taylor Cotter McMonigle & Brumitt, P.C.


Dysart Taylor is a full-service law firm based in Kansas City. It combines traditional value with innovative solutions to provide outstanding legal service to clients in more than 15 distinct practice areas. For more information, visit www.dysarttaylor.com.