Juliet A. Cox

(816) 502-4631
Partner
(816) 960-0041 Fax
Juliet.Cox@KutakRock.com

Ms. Cox, a partner in the Kansas City office, is a trial lawyer with extensive experience in counseling clients in pre-suit risk management and in representing clients in mediations, arbitrations, jury trials, bench trials and appeals.

She represents clients in lawsuits involving a broad range of industries, with a focus on complex commercial litigation. She regularly handles lawsuits involving breach of contract, breach of fiduciary duty, patent infringement, trademark infringement, copyright infringement, product liability, the False Claims Act, the Digital Millennium Copyright Act, unfair trade practices, class actions, the Uniform Commercial Code, covenants not to compete, construction disputes, franchise disputes and antitrust issues.

Ms. Cox has handled matters before the Missouri Supreme Court, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, various state administrative agencies, and appellate courts in Missouri, Kansas, Kentucky and North Carolina. She has represented clients in lawsuits pending in 26 states and the District of Columbia.

Ms. Cox is experienced in representing clients in a variety of industries, including telecommunications providers, tire manufacturers, appliance manufacturers, professional entertainment companies, energy companies, construction companies, property management companies, franchisors, financial services companies, automotive aftermarket part manufacturers, private equity portfolio companies, insurance companies, production companies, printing companies, retailers, charitable foundation, medical professionals and others.

  • Obtained a significant settlement on behalf of clients in a dispute among members of a closely held company.
  • Obtained dismissal of a multi-million dollar tort claim on behalf of a product manufacturer relating to an alleged manufacturing defect.
  • Successfully defended a manufacturing company in arbitration against a licensor attempting to extract excess royalty payments.
  • Obtained dismissal of a putative class action alleging antitrust violations in connection with the merger of two energy companies.
  • Obtained a significant settlement on behalf of a motor laminating manufacturer in a breach of contract case against a steel supplier.
  • Obtained a significant settlement on behalf of a charitable trust in a will contest action.
  • Obtained a verdict on behalf of a telecommunications company in an arbitration regarding bandwidth rights.