Kansas City Partners Perry Brandt and Wesley Fields have been recognized as 2019 Best of the Bar by the Kansas City Business Journal. Lawyers were selected by a diverse panel of judges from the profession.

Brandt is the former managing partner of Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner’s Kansas City office. Since 1977, Brandt has acted as lead trial counsel in all types of complex business and commercial litigation in state and federal courts across the nation, as well as before various governmental agencies and arbitration panels. His experience spans a number of industries and types of proceedings, and he has achieved many summary judgments and other favorable resolutions prior to trial.

Fields is the current managing partner of the Kansas City office. He leads initiatives focused on strategic growth, marketing, diversity and attorney professional development. Fields concentrates his practice in the areas of public finance, corporate transactions and general business matters. He has nearly 20 years of experience in negotiating and preparing all documentation necessary for business joint ventures, mergers, consolidations, acquisitions and stock/asset sales.