Chair, Spencer Fane LLP
Patrick Whalen became Chair of Spencer Fane in 2013, and has led it to become one of the fastest growing AmLaw 200 firms in the country. In 2020, he led the firm to join the Law Firm Antiracism Alliance and implemented unconscious bias training for all employees. Patrick also serves on the Board of Directors of the Civic Council of Greater Kansas City and the Advisory Committee of the Managing Partner Institute.
Joined LCLD 2021
Highlights of LCLD Participation
2021: Linda Jane Knight
Member: Patrick Whalen
Diversity Professional: Elizabeth Wente
Communications: Kelsey Floyd