Not all of the Criminal Attorneys in town are created equal. If you have been arrested by law enforcement in the Kansas City Metropolitan area, you deserve an experienced criminal defense attorney willing to take your case to trial. Jon Bailey is just that attorney. He is in the trenches, defending clients facing criminal charges every day in court. One of the the keys to his success in defending clients is that he out-works everyone else. He leaves no stone unturned, often finding defenses that were not immediately evident from the outset. 

Jon provides high quality criminal defense at an affordable price and is available to represent anyone accused of a crime throughout the Kansas City Metropolitan area. He has a tremendous amount of experience working with defense strategies, responding to prosecutors' maneuvers and dealing with how judges decide issues. He listens to your situation, examines the facts and develops a legal strategy that is tailored to your case. The practice areas Jon can help with include:


  • Sex Offenses such as sexual assault, forced sodomy, statutory rape or online solicitation of a minor

  • Theft Offenses, including felony or misdemeanor charges of larceny, robbery, grand theft, shoplifting, grand theft auto or burglary

  • Violent Crimes from simple assault or weapons offenses to gang crimes, armed robbery, kidnapping or homicide

  • White Collar Crimes, including money laundering, health care fraud, mortgage fraud, bank fraud embezzlement and Internet crimes

  • Serious Traffic Violations such as reckless driving and driving without a license

  • Constitutional & Civil Rights Violations, including free speech issues, gun rights cases, and police brutality cases

  • Credit Card Fraud, including bank fraud, forgery or identity theft

  • Domestic Violence, including spousal abuse or elder abuse

  • Drug Crimes, including drug investigation, drug possession, distribution, cultivation, manufacturing and trafficking

  • DUI, including implied consent, underage drunk driving violations, DUI and felony DUI

  • Probation or Parole Problems, involving new charges or technical violations

In addition to criminal trial work, Jon also handles personal injury cases and criminal appeals.