Office Phone: 316.265.7841
Assistant: Emma Bennett
Areas of Practice:
Appellate Practice, Family law and Adoption (divorce, child custody, child support, paternity) and Municipal.
Relationship to the Firm:
Senior Litigation Associate
Basic personal information:
Wichita Native, admitted to Kansas Bar 2006, United States District Court, District of Kansas, 2007
University of Kansas School of Law, J.D. (2006)
Friends University, B.S. Psychology with Double Minor in Sociology and Spanish, and an emphasis in Criminal Justice.;(2004)
Law Clerk for the Honorable Michael A. Guadagno, New Jersey Superior Court, Monmouth County, Family Division (2006-2007)
Kansas Bar Association, member
Wichita Bar Association, member,
Wichita Women’s Attorney Association, member
Former KACDL Scholarship Chair & Board of Governors
Saline County District Court: State v Brandon St. Clair: 17 CR 597; Successfully litigated for and won the right of Mr. St. Clair to have a second trial after he was convicted in the first one based upon his Public Defender’s Incompetence.
State v. Farley: Sedgwick County District Court: 23 Minute Acquittal on Felony charges after Jury Trial.
2008 National Criminal Defense College Trained
Regularly Participate in Kansas Law Enforcement Training Center Mock Trials for new recruits to teach them how to properly write reports;
In Law School started a support group called Non Traditionals in Law, for those who had children or families in addition to law school, as she attended law school with two five year old kindergartners to contend with.