Log In

David Vaupel Kenner Edit Profile


David Vaupel Kenner, American lawyer. Bar: Missouri 1983, Kansas 1997.


Kenner, David Vaupel was born on January 17, 1958 in Carbondale, Illinois, United States. Son of Morton Roy and Mary Jean (Vaupel) Kenner.


Bachelor with distinction, University Kansas, 1980. Juris Doctor, Columbia University, 1983.


Law clerk to judge The United States of America District Court (western district) Missouri, Kansas City, 1983-1985. Associate Spencer Fane Britt & Browne, 1985-1989, Bryan Cave, Kansas City, 1989-1991. With Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation-RTC, 1991-1992.

Of counsel Lathrop & Norquist, Missouri, 1992-1995. Private practice David V. Kenner, Attorney at Law, 1995-1998. With Kenner & Speck LC, since 1998.

Adjunct professor University Missouri, Kansas City, 1992.


  • Bar: Missouri 1983, Kansas 1997.


  • Other Work

    • Executive editor Columbia University Human Rights Law Review, 1982-1983. Editor Lender Liability Law and Litigation, since 1998.


Race relations task force Kansas City Consensus, 1986-1988. Member Silicon Prairie Technology Association, Lenexa, Kansas, 1988-1990. Team chair United Way, Kansas City, 1988.

Member citizen's review and evaluation committees Heart American United Way, 1987-1991. Member American Bar Association (business law section, real estate law section), Missouri Bar Association, Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association (corporation law committee, real estate law committee), Workout Professionals Association (president), Commercial Broker's Association (secretary), Citizens Association (board directors), Kiwanis Club Kansas City (board directors), Phi Beta Kappa.


Married Nancy Elizabeth Lucido, August 3, 1985. Children: Lauren Elizabeth, Victoria Anne.

Morton Roy Kenner

Mary Jean (Vaupel) Kenner

Nancy Elizabeth Lucido

Lauren Elizabeth Kenner

Victoria Anne Kenner