Utz & Lattan, LLC is a law firm focusing on employee benefits and executive compensation law.


Our practice is built on three fundamentals: Judgment, Insight, and Service.
Our Clientele
We represent employers, fiduciaries, plan administrators, and plan service providers. We don’t represent employees or other plan participants. Our strategy is to serve a small number of high quality organizations in the best fashion possible. Our clients have our full attention.
Our Services
We provide advice with respect to a wide range of employee benefit and executive compensation programs, including: 


  • Qualified Retirement Plans
  • Health & Welfare Plans
  • Executive Compensation Programs
  • Employee benefit and executive compensation issues in Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Early Retirement Windows
  • Government correction programs, such as EPCRS.
Utz & Lattan Office Building

Utz & Lattan, LLC is located at 132nd street and Metcalf Avenue in Overland Park, KS. View Map & Directions.

Best Lawyers Best Law Firms U.S. News & World Report 2022


Chambers USA 2021 & 2022,
Band 1 Rating

“John Utz exhibits considerable expertise in employee benefits and executive compensation matters, with extensive experience handling pension plans, severance, and incentive pay. One of the best employee benefit lawyers in the country.’ ‘He is top-notch.

Katherine Utz Hunter Best Lawyers
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