Sandberg Phoenix announced today that Rick Katz, founder of The Katz Law Firm of Kansas City, and James Neeld, also of The Katz Law Firm, have joined Sandberg Phoenix. Rick and James have decades of experience in complex transactional work focusing primarily on matters in the region, representing significant clients in the Kansas City metropolitan area, as well as both eastern Kansas and Nebraska.
Rick and James have a strong regional reputation for their transactional work and have secured hundreds of transactions, some in excess of 200 million. They represent major lenders and developers that have transformed communities with their unique and dynamic shopping centers and life center malls as well as major apartment complexes, industrial plazas, airport warehouse developments and corporate buildings.
“There are considerable resources offered by Sandberg Phoenix that will allow us to better service our clients with expanded resources and efficiencies,” said Rick, who will serve as co-managing shareholder of the firm’s growing Kansas City office. “We are excited to provide our clients with the additional expertise including labor and employment, estate planning, real estate support, and litigation counsel offered by Sandberg Phoenix.”