John Somers Robb

John Somers Robb

Estate Planning Attorney
Newton, KS

AVVO

RATING

9.1

No Misconduct

Languages

English

Answers and Advice

19 questions answered.

About Me

John Robb has been actively practicing law since 1978 when he joined his father as a third generation lawyer in Newton. John's practice is concentrated in estate planning, including wills, trusts, estate tax and probate and he also handles many business-related matters in the legal arena for clients. An active school attorney, John has distinguished himself in the area of school finance...

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Practice Areas

Payments & Fees

Payment Types

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Fees

Hourly ($175-$250/hour)

Client Reviews

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School District General Counsel

Posted by: Russell almost 2 years ago.

I have worked with Mr. Robb for the past year and a half in my role as Assistant Superintendent and Clerk of the Board for my school district. We...

John Robb -- School Board Attorney for USD 265 - Goddard Public Schools

Posted by: George V. Tignor almost 2 years ago.

I have worked with John Robb for the past 15 years as a high school principal and currently as the Assistant Superintendent for Human Resources for...
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Endorsements

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Alan L. Rupe
Alan Rupe

Wichita, KS

Almost 4 years ago

Relationship: Worked together on matter

John Robb is an outstanding attorney. He is one of the smartest lawyers i've ever met. He has been a pleasure to work with. I would most...
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Résumé

License

1978 License Status: Authorized to practice law for the state of Kansas.
Last updated by Avvo: 10/09/2014
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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1978 – present

Somers, Robb and Robb

Education

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1977 Juris Doctor in Law

Washburn University School of Law

Awards

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2014 Demetrio Rodriguez Champion of Educational Justice Award

Education Law Center

Associations

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1978- present Member

Harvey County Bar Association


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Portfolio

Publications

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2009 A Quality Education for Every Child: Stories from the Lawyers on the Front Lines

Institute for Educational Equity and Opportunity

Speaking Engagements

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2014 Winning Equal Educational Opportunity For All

at Litigators Workship

2013 Trial Practice, Appeals, Remedies and Compliance Proceedings

at Winning Quality Educational Opportunity For All

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