Alexander Edelman, Partner at
Alexander Edelman
Partner
816-607-1529
aedelman@elmlawkc.com

Alexander Edelman has a passion for serving his clients’ needs. He has worked with individuals, couples, and families to provide an estate plan that will protect themselves and those they love should anything happen to them.

At the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Law he took a broad array of estate planning classes, getting hands-on clinical experience. Edelman published a note in the Law Review and served as its Lead Online Editor. While in school he held jobs both in academic research positions and as a law clerk. Before law school, he worked as a paralegal at a local law firm.

Mr. Edelman was born and raised in Kansas City with a belief in bettering the community. He has served on the board of directors of a number of local non-profits, including JVS, an organization that helps people from all walks of life find meaningful employment so that they can support themselves. Edelman has worked on every step of incorporating a non-profit and getting official recognition as a tax exempt organization. He looks forward to using his skills to serve his clients and the community for many years to come.

Bar Admissions:

Missouri, 2012
Kansas, 2013

Education:

B.A., Harvard University
J.D., summa cum laude, University of Missouri, Kansas City

Community Involvement:

Jewish Vocational Services, board member
Kansas City Estate Planning Symposium, board member

Publication:

“Show-Me No Discrimination: The Missouri Non-Discrimination Act and Expanding Civil Rights Protections to Sexual Orientation or Gender Identity” UMKC Law Review, Volume 79, Issue 3, (79 UMKC L. Rev. 741)

Awards and Recognition:

National LGBT Bar Association, 40 Best LGBT Attorneys Under 40