Ogletree Deakins • Kansas City, Missouri
Visibility and Networking
Park Central Plaza
4717 Grand Avenue, Suite 300
Kansas City, Missouri 64112
Stacy M. Bunck is an associate in the firm’s Kansas City office, with over six years experience in employment-related disputes in various forums. She has had extensive litigation experience defending allegations of discrimination, retaliation, harassment, and wrongful discharge, prosecuting and defending non-compete agreements, and defending FLSA collective actions.Recent successes include:
<li>Obtaining summary judgment for a national drug manufacturer on a claim of age discrimination in federal court in the District of Kansas.,
Obtaining summary judgment for a national drug wholesaler/distributor on a claim of sex discrimination in federal court in the Western District of Missouri.
<li>Obtaining a bench judgment on a stipulated record in a non-compete action brought against three employees of a national business insurance broker in state court in St. Louis County.In addition to employment litigation, Ms. Bunck provides legal advice regarding various employment-related laws and regulations, and conducts a wide range of workplace investigations. Recent such work includes:,
<li>Conducting internal investigations of discrimination and harassment complaints for municipal, manufacturing, and biotechnology clients.
<li>Conducting and assisting in internal I-9, wage/hour, and OFCCP compliance audits for major utility clients.
A native of Wichita, Kansas, Ms. Bunck worked for a major general practice firm in Kansas City prior to joining Ogletree Deakins in October 2006. She was President of the Employment Law Section of the Kansas Bar Association in 2005-2006.
- College: B.A., Trinity University, 1998
- Law School: J.D., University of Kansas School of Law, 2001, The Kansas Journal of Law & Public Policy