Governor John Carlin appointed Mr. Joseph to serve as the first Chair of the Kansas... more
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.
John W. Kerns, L.L.C. in Lawrence, Kansas zealously represents individuals charge... more
John W. Kerns, L.L.C. in Lawrence, Kansas zealously represents individuals charge with Federal, State and Municipal Court crimes. John W. Kerns has been dedicated solely to criminal defense practice since his career began. For experienced, thorough and zealous criminal defense representation in Kansas, call John W. Kerns, L.L.C. at (785) 856-2228 or find our website at www.criminaldefensekansas... view profile
For the past decade I have practiced criminal defense exclusively in Federal, State... more
For the past decade I have practiced criminal defense exclusively in Federal, State and Local courts at the trial and appellate levels. I have defended clients charged with every variety of crime from municipal disorderly conduct to Federal wire/mail fraud and complex money laundering cases. My state court experience includes defending homicide cases, sexual offenses and ot... view profile
John grew up in Salina, Kansas, and is an associate in the firm. He attended Kansas... more
John grew up in Salina, Kansas, and is an associate in the firm. He attended Kansas University, where he met his wife, Carri, and received his Bachelors in Science in Business Administration in 2003. John received his law degree at the Washburn University School of Law in 2006. After college, John and his family moved to Ottawa in 2007. John practices primarily criminal defense and family law.... view profile
If you are suspected of a crime or charged with a violation of law, you may require the services of a criminal defense attorney to present your defense or negotiate a penalty. As different rules and procedures exist for different offenses, you should seek a criminal defense attorney who has worked on your particular type of case to provide you with the best defense. An experienced criminal defense attorney knows what information the government will need to prove your guilt. The defense attorney will also know what information you need to prove your innocence, including whether there are any legal rules justifying your actions.