Thomas C. Capps


Thomas C. Capps practice areas include general civil trial practice (personal injury and commercial litigation), family law (dissolution of marriage, custody and support), real estate, and governmental entity law.

Tom joined Withers, Brant, Igoe and Mullennix, P.C. as a partner/director in 1993.

Tom is trained and experienced in Mediation (general civil and domestic relations).

Areas of Practice

○ Civil Litigation

○ Commercial Litigation

○ Real Estate

○ Mediation

○ Personal Injury

○ Family Law

○ Wills


● Thirty seven years experience in jury and non-jury trials in State and Federal Courts. ● Experienced in governmental entity law having provided representation to local school districts and municipalities for over 30 years. ● Resolved by settlement or trial over 1,000 family law matters (dissolution of marriage, legal separation and motions to modify). ● Former Assistant Clay County Counselor ● Municipal Judge, City of Liberty, since 1985. ● AV rating Martindale-Hubbell legal directory (highest rating for competence and ethics)


● Liberty High School, 1971 ● Drake University, B.A.,1974 ● University of Missouri, Kansas City School of Law, J.D., 1977


● Admitted to Practice: Missouri, 1977

Legal Affiliations

● Missouri Bar Association ● Clay County Bar Association (President, 1995) ● Missouri Municipal and Associate Circuit Judges Association ● Clay-Platte Municipal Judges Association (President, 1991)

Non-Legal Affiliations

● S.A.R. (former local chapter president) ● Liberty Area Chamber of Commerce (former member board of directors)

Representative Clients

● Liberty Public School District ● City of Pleasant Valley ● Vocational Services, Inc.


Tom and his wife Marcia have four children, Kathryn, Patrick, Daniel and Scott.


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