Alumni Feature

Mark Samsel '07
Political Science
2015 Outstanding Alumni

After graduation from MVC, Mark went on to earn his J.D., from the University of Kansas Law School. Mark enjoys focusing his practice in the state and federal courts of Kansas and Missouri, and is now partner at Lathrop and Gage in Kansas City, Missouri.

Mark was selected for Missouri/Kansas Super Lawyers “Rising Stars” in 2014, and he is a CALI award winner and Kansas Law Review, Note and Comment Editor. He’s a member of the Kansas Bar Association, Kansas City Sports Commission & Foundation, Young Professionals Advisory Group, the Johnson County Economic Development Corporation, and basketball and soccer official for the Kansas State High School Activities Association.