A former Missouri Assistant Attorney General, Abbey has defended employers and insurers in workers’ compensation in both Missouri and Kansas as well as second-chaired two jury trials.  She was selected by Super Lawyers as a Rising Star in the area of workers’ compensation from 2014-2016. Abbey was a member of the 4th Annual Greater Kansas City Bar Leadership Academy and completed the Missouri Organization of Defense Lawyers 2009 John L. Oliver, Jr. Trial Academy.