Katrina Smeltzer

Shareholder in Kansas City, MO

Katrina Smeltzer is part of the Business Litigation practice group, focusing her practice on representing professionals and representing and assisting insurance carriers.

Katrina is an experienced litigator, representing clients from many different industries on varied matters. She handles matters from the pre-suit investigative stage through trial. She also has significant writing experience and is a part of the firm’s Appellate team.

Katrina chairs the Professional Liability team at Sandberg Phoenix. She represents insurance professionals, design and construction professionals, accountants, attorneys and real estate professionals when facing disputes and claims. She also counsels clients on a variety of pre-suit matters, with an eye toward minimizing risk and avoiding litigation.

Katrina additionally represents insurance carriers in insurance and bad faith cases, both in litigation and pre-suit. She assists clients with analysis of complex factual and legal coverage disputes involving various lines of commercial insurance.

In her time away from the office, Katrina raises three small children and enjoys cooking and reading. She is a devoted Creighton Bluejays fan.


Appellate & Complex Litigation Commercial Litigation Insurance Coverage & Bad Faith Professional Liability Construction Litigation


Insurance Litigation Accounting Architects & Engineers Lawyers & Law Firms Insurance Agents & Brokers Construction & Development