Kara Trouslot Stubbs is a member in the Kansas City ALFA International law firm of Baker Sterchi Cowden & Rice, LLC, where her civil litigation practice is primarily focused on the defense of product liability matters, including the defense of medical devices, pharmaceutical products, chemicals, construction equipment, children’s products, commercial grade fireworks, and various consumer products. Her practice also includes the defense of premises liability matters for a national restaurant chain and various other commercial matters, including the defense of class action matters in Kansas and Missouri. She has served as national and regional counsel to various clients in mass tort litigation. She is a member of the Kansas, Missouri, and American Bar Associations, International Association of Defense Counsel and DRI. She is a frequent lecturer and author on issues related to product liability litigation. She currently serves as the Chair of the Board of Directors of ALFA International. She was selected for inclusion in Best Lawyers® in America for Product Liability Litigation – Defendants, 2017, and Who’s Who Legal: Life Sciences, 2016.