Mr. Joseph's practice is concentrated in the defense of persons charged with crimes... more
Mr. Joseph's practice is concentrated in the defense of persons charged with crimes in federal and state courts, including murder, arson, mail and wire fraud, bank fraud, securities fraud, income tax evasion, controlled substance, and pornography prosecutions, and related civil matters, including property forfeiture, insider trading, and false claims cases.
After graduating from law school, Mr. Hoeme returned to Kansas and opened a private... more
After graduating from law school, Mr. Hoeme returned to Kansas and opened a private law practice in Beloit, Kansas. Mr. Hoeme's private practice was diverse but a majority of his practice related to litigation and real estate law. In 2004, Mr. Hoeme was elected Mitchell County Attorney. He served as the county's Chief Prosecuting Attorney through 2008. As Mitchell County Attorney, Mr. Hoeme al... view profile
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.
Mr. Means was born and raised in Wichita, KS. He graduated from Bishop Carroll in... more
Mr. Means was born and raised in Wichita, KS. He graduated from Bishop Carroll in 2002. Mr. Means then spent two years playing football at Butler County Community College before moving back to Wichita, and playing football and running track at Friends University. He graduated from Friends with a Major in Criminal Justice in 2006. He then graduated from Washburn University School of Law in 2... 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
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.