Admitted to Practice:Kansas, 2016
Education:J.D., University of Kansas School of Law, 2016
Danielle Augustine specializes in defending employers and insurance carriers’ interests in various workers’ compensation claims in Kansas, Missouri and Iowa. Ms. Augustine counsels employers and insurance carriers on the workers’ compensation process, including compliance with statutory requirements, effective claims handling, investigations and protecting subrogation interests.
Ms. Augustine has successfully litigated claims in Kansas, Missouri and Iowa. She has prevailed in both oral arguments and written briefs before the Kansas Court of Appeals. She routinely speaks to employers and attorneys in the workers’ compensation field, providing updates on Kansas and Missouri law, including a recent presentation before the Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association.
Before joining McAnany, Van Cleave and Phillips, Ms. Augustine received her Juris Doctor from the University Of Kansas School Of Law. While in Law School, Ms. Augustine was a student mentor for incoming first-year students and served as a Judicial Intern for the Honorable John W. Lungstrum at the United States District Court for the District of Kansas.
Ms. Augustine currently lives in Kansas City, Missouri with her fiancé, their cat, Frank Mason IV and their dog, Bo. They enjoy traveling, spending time with family and watching Jayhawk basketball.