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Stephen Michael Joseph

Stephen Michael Joseph

Practice areas:

Criminal Defense, Ethics & Professional Responsibility

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About Me

Governor John Carlin appointed Mr. Joseph to serve as the first Chair of the Kansas State Board of Indigents Defense Services when that agency was created by the Kansas Legislature in 1984. Prior to that, Mr. Joseph served at the pleasure of the Kansas Supreme Court on the Board of Supervisors of Panels to Aid Indigent Defendants.

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1972

  1. Ethics & Professional Responsibility: 50%
  2. Criminal Defense: 50%

Payment

Fees:

Hourly ($350-450/hour)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

3 total 

  • Martin Quinn Ryan

    I endorse this lawyer.

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    Martin Ryan Securities & Investment Fraud Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

  • Michael S. Waddington

    I endorse Stephen. He is a highly skilled attorney that is well respected in the legal community.

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    Michael Waddington Military Law Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Joseph & Hollander PA

500 N Market
Wichita, KS, 67214

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License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
KSAuthorized to practice law197208/09/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

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Awards

Award NameGrantorDate Granted
best criminal defense and white-collar criminal defense lawyersBest Lawyers in America2011
Missouri & Kansas Super LawyersSuper Lawyers2010
Missouri & Kansas Super LawyersSuper Lawyers2009
Missouri & Kansas Super LawyersSuper Lawyers2008
Missour & Kansas Super LawyersSuper Lawyers2007
Missour & Kansas Super LawyersSuper Lawyers2006
AV RatedMartindale-HubbellN/A

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
ShareholderJoseph & Hollander, P.A.2001 - Present
PartnerFleeson, Gooing, Coulson & Kitch, LLS1992 - 2001
PartnerJoseph, Robinson & Anderson1978 - 1992
ChiefAppellate Division1975 - 1978
Assistant District AttorneyEighteenth Judicial District of Kansas1974 - 1978
Law ClerkU.S. District Court, Western District of Missouri1972 - 1974

Associations

Association NamePosition NameDuration
American Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Kansas Bar AssociationMemberN/A
National Association of Criminal Defense LawyersMemberN/A
Kansas State Board of Indigents Defense ServicesChairN/A
Board of Supervisors of Panels to Aid Indigent DefendantsN/AN/A

Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Kansas School of LawN/AJuris Doctorate1972
Wichita State UniversityN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1969