Hope C. Nordyke Attorney Hope was born and raised in Butler, Missouri where she grew up playing sports and riding horses. She graduated sum cum laude from the University of Central Missouri with undergraduate degrees in political science and psychology. After obtaining her bachelor degrees, Hope attended law school at the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Law. During her law school career, Hope interned at the Jackson County Prosecutor’s Office, the Missouri Court of Appeals for the Western District, and worked at a plaintiff injury law firm. She also participated on the mock trial team and was a staff member of Law Review and the Urban Lawyer Journal. Today, Hope focuses her efforts on personal injury and workers’ compensation cases. Hope lives in the Kansas City Metro area and in her spare time she enjoys relaxing with family and friends, spending time outside, and attending sporting events.