Chrissy Roto

Chrissy Roto Smith joined the Mauer Law Firm in June 2017 after graduating with honors from the University of Missouri – Kansas City Law School. Chrissy brings to the firm a wide range of experience in all levels of the legal system from the US Attorneys’ Office to Federal Courts; from complex civil litigation to federal prisoner and immigration cases. With a focus on civil, commercial and municipality litigation, Chrissy is highly skilled in every step of the litigation process, including research and analysis, discovery, preparing briefs and trial preparation.

Professional Affiliations

  • Missouri Bar Association
  • Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association

Civic Involvement

  • KC Big Brothers Big Sisters
  • Habitat for Humanity


  • University of Missouri at Kansas City, J.D., 2017
    • Phi Alpha Delta Legal Honors Society
    • Second Century Scholar
    • Ellison Moot Court Finalist & Chief Justice
    • UMKC Law Review & Urban Lawyer Editor
  • University of Missouri at Columbia, B.J. Journalism, B.A. Political Science, 2014
    • Pi Sigma Alpha Honors Fraternity, Vice President of Student Development


  • Missouri, 2017
  • Kansas, 2018