Personal Injury Trial Attorneys Since 1952

Kathryn A. Spencer

  • Partner


Gladstone, MO





Ms. Spencer was born and raised in the rural north Missouri town of Milan. Ms. Spencer earned her B.S. degree from the University of Missouri-Columbia in 2001. In 2004 she earned a Juris Doctorate degree from the University of Missouri School of Law. Ms. Spencer entered practice in 2004 and joined the firm of Norton & Spencer, P.C., where she has spent her legal career advocating on behalf of victims of personal injury and medical malpractice in their fight against large insurance companies.
Her civil practice is focused on representing people who have been injured by medical malpractice, trucking accidents, auto accidents, premises liability, construction accidents, nursing home negligence, wrongful death, and general personal injury claims.

Areas Of Practice

  • Medical Malpractice
  • Trucking Accidents
  • Auto Accidents
  • Premises Liability
  • Construction Accidents
  • Nursing Home Negligence
  • Wrongful Death
  • General Personal Injury Claims

Bar Admissions

  • Missouri, 2004
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Missouri, 2012


  • University of Missouri Columbia School of Law, Columbia, Missouri
    • J.D. - 2004
  • The University of Missouri - Columbia
    • B.S. - 2001

Honors and Awards

  • Super Lawyers Rising Star
  • National Trial Lawyers Top 100 Civil Plaintiff's Attorneys

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Missouri Association of Trial Attorneys (MATA)
  • American Association for Justice (AAJ)--Formerly, the Association of Trial Lawyers of American (ATLA)
  • Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association (KCMBA)
  • Clay County Bar Association
  • Platte County Bar Association
  • Missouri Bar Association
  • Harvest Ball Society, Benefactor Committee member, 2011
  • Harvest Ball Society, Honoree Committee member, 2012
  • Greater Kansas City Alumnae Chapter of Delta Gamma
  • The Mizzou Alumni Association
  • Vineyard Church member, Free legal clinic volunteer


  • Delta Gamma