John Hickey

John Hickey
  • Adjunct Faculty

Contact Info


Since graduating from the University of Kansas School of Law in 1979, John Hickey has been with the law firm of Lewis Rice LLC in Kansas City, Missouri. He has practice primarily commercial real estate law with an emphasis on finance, bankruptcy and construction matters. His experience includes representation of lenders, borrowers, buyers, sellers, contractors, owners, architects, developers, landlords, tenants property managers and brokers in commercial real estate transactions.

Since 2007, he has taught a class in Real Estate Finance at KU. He has been listed under real estate in Best Lawyers in America for the past 12 years.


J.D., University of Kansas, 1979
Order of the Coif; Note and Comment Editor, Kansas Law Review
B.S., University of Kansas, 1976
Phi Beta Kappa


Courses Taught:

  • Real Estate Finance

Selected Publications

  • Co-author, Buying and Selling Distressed Businesses (Thomson Reuters, 2010).



Missouri 1979, Kansas 1983