Caitlin S. Porto
Kansas City Personal Injury Attorney
Caitlin Stephenson Porto is a litigation attorney with our Kansas City
product liability attorneys. Prior to joining the firm, Caitlin practiced for five years
with the Missouri Public Defender's office litigating complex criminal
cases in Jackson County, Missouri. There she managed a docket of up to
50 cases per court appearance that consisted of a variety of serious felonies.
She successfully tried numerous high-profile cases with positive results
for her clients.
In addition to her work with Bertram & Graf, L.L.C., she is a contract
attorney for a nonprofit domestic violence shelter that provides free
legal services and support to survivors of domestic violence residing
in Jackson, Platte, Clay and Cass counties in Missouri.
Caitlin is a graduate of the University of Missouri School of Law where
she was a recipient of the Second Century Scholarship. She received her
bachelor’s degree in Political Science at Avila University, where
she was on the Dean’s List for four years and was a leading scorer
and rebounder as starting power forward for the Avila Women’s Basketball
Team. Caitlin was a NAIA Scholar Athlete and NAIA All-American while at Avila.
A member of the Missouri and Texas Bars, Caitlin currently focuses her
practice on criminal defense and
pharmaceutical products liability representing plaintiffs.
A native of Dallas, Texas, Caitlin lives in Kansas City with her husband
Tom Porto, who is also an attorney, and their Labrador, Apollo.