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James Porter Rankin

James Porter Rankin

Practice areas:

Employee Benefits, Education, Insurance, Banking, Employment & Labor

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1977

  1. Employment & Labor: 20%
  2. Banking: 20%
  3. Insurance: 20%
  4. Education: 20%
  5. Employee Benefits: 20%

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Contact Info

Foulston Siefkin, LLP

534 S Kansas Ave #1400
Topeka, KS, 66603-3436

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License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
KSAuthorized to practice law197708/09/2015

Professional Misconduct

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Awards

Award NameGrantorDate Granted
ListedBest Lawyers in America2007
Super LawyerKC Magazine2006
Super LawyerLaw & Politics Magazine2006
AV RatedMartindale-HubbellN/A

Associations

Association NamePosition NameDuration
American Bar Association, Labor and Employment Law SectionMemberN/A
Kansas Bar AssociationMemberN/A

Publications

Publication NameTitleDate
Kansas Bar Association JournalThe Lawyer’s Role in Designing and Drafting Self-Insured Group Medical Plans.1992

Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
New York University School of LawTaxationLL.M - Master of Laws1977
Washburn University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1976
Washburn UniversityN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1973

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Washburn Law SchoolFailure of Creative Destruction: Pension and Welfare Benefit Promises Unlimited-The Threat to the Market Economy and to the Bourgeois Family2006
Kansas Trial Lawyers AssociationERISA Litigation: Post Modernist and Formalist Minds Impact the Positivist Catechism of 19742006
Kansas Trial Lawyers AssociationSpousal Rights in Retirement Benefit Plans: QDROs, Survivor Annuities, and Related Topics2006
Employment and Labor Law SeminarGrab Bag of ERISA Issues and Developments2003
Safety and Health ConferenceMajor Employee Benefit Issues Affecting Health Insurance2002
Safety and Health ConferenceIssues in Health Care Plan Litigation: An Overview2002