Practice Areas: General Civil Practice; Trials and Appeals; Antitrust Law; Corporate Law; Commercial Litigation; Bankruptcy Law; Securities Law; Environmental Law; Federal Practice.
Admitted: 1958, Florida; 1959, Missouri and U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida; 1960, U.S. District Court, Western District of Missouri; 1966, U.S. Court of Appeals, Eighth Circuit; 1968, U.S. Supreme Court; 1976, U.S. Court of Appeals, Tenth Circuit and U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit; 1983, U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit; 1984, U.S. Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit; 1990, Colorado
College: University of Missouri, Columbia, MO.
Law School: Yale University, New Haven, CT. LL.B.
Member: The Florida Bar; The Missouri Bar; American Bar Association (Member, Section of Antitrust Law).
Achievements: Lecturer on: Bankruptcy, Missouri Bar CLE on Creditors’ Remedies, 1967; Class Actions, Kansas City Bar Association Seminar on Federal Practice, 1978; Toxic Tort Liability and Issues, Missouri Bar CLE on Environmental Law, 1989. Vice-President, Executive Board, Hyman Brand Hebrew Academy of Greater Kansas City, 1968-1986. Member, Executive Committee, Yale Law School Association, 1982-1987.
Biography: Alvin Shapiro was born in New York, NY in 1930. He currently resides with his wife in Kansas City, MO.