As a lifelong resident of the Kansas City area I share your Midwestern values. The... more
As a lifelong resident of the Kansas City area I share your Midwestern values. The ideas of justice and fairness. The concept of an honest day's work for an honest day's pay. These are the values that attracted me to the practice of criminal defense. The most crucial element of developing a successful defense strategy is honest communication with my client.
I have been an attorney in Olathe, KS for over 20 years. I am a member of the Kansas... more
I have been an attorney in Olathe, KS for over 20 years. I am a member of the Kansas Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers and the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers. On June 10, 2011 I received my Twenty-Five year recognition from the Kansas Bar Association. I have appeared before the Kansas Supreme Court and the Kansas COurt of Appeals on numerous occasions. I have tried over ... view profile
I have tried hundreds of criminal cases. While serving for almost six years at a... more
I have tried hundreds of criminal cases. While serving for almost six years at a district attorney’s office in Texas, I handled all levels of crimes, from Class C tickets all the way up to Murder. It was during this time that I honed my skills in a courtroom with the results to back them up. Originally from the Lawrence area, I moved back and opened up my law office to help protect your rights.... 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.