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The reader should not consider the information on our website to be an invitation for an attorney-client relationship, should not rely on information provided herein, and should always seek the advice of competent counsel who is engaged to represent the reader in connection with his, her or its specific issues.
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Submission of an email will not make you a client of our firm. Until we have agreed to represent you, anything you send us will not be confidential or privileged. If you wish to inquire about a possible representation, please call Brown & Ruprecht, PC at 816-292-7000. Before we can accept you as a client, we must first clear potential conflicts of interest. Once this is completed, a representative will put you in touch with the attorney best suited to handle your matter. If you proceed with sending an email, you confirm that you have read and understand this notice.
If you communicate through this website, remember that it is not confidential. We may have prior client relationships or other potential conflicts that would prevent us from representing you or from treating your communications as confidential. Brown & Ruprecht, PC accepts clients only in accordance with certain formal procedures, including requiring an engagement letter, and we render legal advice only after completion of those procedures.
Any U.S. Federal tax advice contained in our communications is not intended or written to be used, and cannot be used, by any person for the purposes of (1) avoiding U.S. Federal tax penalties that may be imposed on the taxpayer under the Internal Revenue Code of 1986, as amended, or (2) promoting, marketing or recommending to another party any tax-related matter addressed herein, whether an entity, investment plan or other transaction.
Federal law requires attorneys who provide certain services to individuals to inform their clients of their policies regarding the privacy of clients’ information. In the course of providing legal advice and services to you, we may collect information from you, information about your transactions with us, information about your transactions with other parties, or information from a consumer reporting agency.
The ethics rules governing attorneys’ conduct impose upon attorneys higher standards of confidentiality than those required by the law. Thus, our clients’ communications with us (upon engagement of Brown & Ruprecht, PC) are protected by the attorney-client privilege and professional ethical standards requiring complete confidentiality. We maintain physical and electronic files concerning our clients’ matters and regarding our professional services; therefore, we implement physical and electronic security measures to protect your privacy and safeguard our clients’ confidential information.
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ANY DISPUTES ARISING OUT OF THE USE OF OUR WEBSITE SHALL BE RESOLVED EXCLUSIVELY IN JACKSON COUNTY, MISSOURI AND YOU SUBMIT TO THE JURISDICTION OF SUCH COURTS.
If you have any questions regarding our policies, you may contact:
Robert C. Latz
Brown & Ruprecht, PC
2323 Grand Boulevard
Kansas City, Missouri 64108