Ms. Cline is experienced in a wide variety of commercial litigation matters, including contract, oil and gas, employment, construction (both residential and commercial), and consumer protection disputes. Ms. Cline represents landowners and independent oil and gas companies in disputes before the Kansas Corporation Commission and courts across Kansas. She has also advised municipalities on oil and gas leasing issues. She commonly represents employers and employees in unemployment, wage, and discrimination disputes before the Kansas Department of Labor, Kansas Human Rights Commission, and U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission as well as in non-compete and trade secret disputes in Kansas courts.
Ms. Cline has handled numerous jury and bench trials in Kansas state and federal courts and evidentiary hearings before the Kansas Corporation Commission, Kansas Department of Labor, and arbitration forums. She also has significant experience appearing before the Kansas Court of Appeals and Kansas Supreme Court.