Mike McMullen's Passion for Photography Featured in MO/KS Super Lawyers Magazine
Baker Sterchi Member Mike McMullen is featured in the 2023 Missouri and Kansas Super Lawyers magazine for his black-and-white photography. The article, titled "The Whole World Just Goes Slow Motion," delves into McMullen's journey as a photographer, revealing how he transformed his passion into a business in the early 2000s, establishing a gallery and attending art fairs across the country.
In the article, McMullen notes that the appeal of black-and-white photography lies in its ability "to evoke a response, an emotional connection." Additionally, he draws a parallel between photography and litigation, stating, “Some of the discipline that’s required to do serious photography is very similar to litigation, in that you have to be very patient and very persistent.”
The Super Lawyers magazine recognizes lawyers who have achieved a notable level of peer recognition and professional accomplishment. It also highlights selected attorneys through feature articles. McMullen is not only featured in the magazine but is also acknowledged in the category of Personal Injury-Products: Defense. With more than 30 years of experience, McMullen defends product cases, representing clients in manufacturing, propane, marine, insurance and transportation industries, handling catastrophic accident cases across the United States.Although McMullen closed his gallery in the 2010s, he remains an active photographer. Additionally, his work continues to grace various locations around Kansas City, including the Leopold Gallery, Jackson County Courthouse and the Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association office. Click here to view the magazine’s feature article about McMullen.