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Kehl Friesen focuses his practice on the defense of personal injury, products liability, premises liability, and general liability matters.

Prior to joining the firm, Kehl gained experience representing both plaintiffs and defendants in personal injury, products liability, and general tort cases. Kehl has practiced in a wide variety of industries including automotive, construction, healthcare, insurance, and medical device.

Kehl received his J.D. from the University of Missouri – Kansas City School of Law in 2013 and earned a degree in Journalism at the University of Kansas in 2009. While in law school, Kehl served as a Literary Editor for the UMKC Law Review. 


  • Illinois
  • Kansas
  • Missouri
  • USDC, Western District of Missouri
  • USDC, District of Kansas


  • University of Missouri Kansas City School of Law, J.D., 2013
  • University of Kansas, B.S.J., 2009

Memberships & Activities

  • ALFA International
    • Future Leaders Forum
    • Hospitality & Retail Practice Group Steering Committee
    • Product Liability Practice Group
  • Asian American Bar Association of Kansas City
  • Defense Research Institute
    •  Young Lawyers Committee
  • Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association
  • Missouri Organization of Defense Lawyers

Awards & Recognition

  • Missouri Lawyers Media Up & Coming Award, 2021

News & Events

Baker Sterchi Elects Five New Members in St. Louis and Kansas City

01.04.22 | Baker Sterchi Cowden & Rice elected five new Members, effective January 1.

Missouri Lawyers Media Honors Kehl Friesen with Up & Coming Award

09.30.21 | Baker Sterchi attorney Kehl Friesen (Kansas City) has been recognized by Missouri Lawyers Media as a 2021 Up & Coming honoree, joining 50 attorneys from around the state of Missouri to receive the award.

Baker Sterchi Cowden & Rice Welcomes Kehl Friesen to Kansas City Office

12.27.18 | Baker Sterchi Cowden & Rice is pleased to welcome Kehl Friesen as an attorney in the firm's Kansas City office. Friesen's practice with the firm will focus on civil litigation with an emphasis on ...


Baker Sterchi Successfully Defends Physician in West Virginia Telemedicine Matter

In a win for a telemedicine doctor who had been accused of improper conduct by the West Virginia Board of Medicine, Baker Sterchi attorneys successfully convinced the Board to drop the case in its entirety.

Baker Sterchi Obtains Jury Verdict for Retail Client in Personal Injury Matter

BSCR successfully defended a retail client in a personal injury lawsuit at a three-day trial in the Western District of Missouri. Plaintiff, whose van was serviced by our retail client with an oil change and tire rotation, claimed personal injuries from...

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