Ketchum Appointed Vice-Chair for The Missouri Bar’s Transportation Law Committee

Amanda (Mandy) Pennington Ketchum was appointed Vice-Chair for The Missouri Bar’s Transportation Law Committee. She will begin serving in this new role in November. Mandy is the Immediate Past Chair of The Missouri Bar’s Young Lawyers Council where she had been serving on its Executive Committee since 2007. She has chaired and vice-chaired several different committees during her service to The Missouri Bar, as well as served on two different task forces.

She serves as a board member of the Association for Women Lawyers of Greater Kansas City and is currently its Secretary and editor of its newsletter. In May of 2009, Mandy graduated from the Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association’s Leadership Academy and was named the KCMBA’s Young Lawyer of the Year in 2010. She is also a board member of Lawyers Encouraging Academic Performance (LEAP).

Mandy’s practice focuses on civil litigation, primarily personal injury and employment litigation. Prior to joining Dysart Taylor, Mandy operated her own firm with a law partner for four years, focusing mainly on personal injury litigation, as well as business litigation. Having owned her own business helps her understand the concerns of small business owners and build strong relationships with her clients.

Contact Amanda Pennington Ketchum at or 816-931-2700.