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Disclaimer: This is a courtesy list of attorney members of the Wichita Bar Association (WBA) who indicated their willingness to serve as neutral mediators in civil matters within the practice areas they identified. The WBA makes no endorsement of any of the attorneys who volunteered to be included and makes no representations regarding the abilities, experience, or professional standing of anyone listed.  Further, this list makes no representation as to whether an attorney/mediator is trained or certified pursuant to Kansas Supreme Court Rules 901-904 regarding mediations conducted under those rules.

Anyone wishing to engage a Supreme Court certified attorney/mediator should contact that attorney directly.  The WBA will have no involvement in those engagements or receive any fee.

Name  Mailing Address Phone Number Email Areas of Emphasis Certifications / Special Considerations
David Calvert 532 N. Market St., Wichita, KS  67214 316-269-9055 Personal Injury, Wrongful Death, Americans with Disabilities Act (Accessibility) Federal Mediator, Former Sedgwick County District Judge
Jeff Emerson Conlee Schmidt & Emerson, LLP, O. W. Garvey Building, 200 W. Douglas, Suite 300, Wichita, KS  67202 316-264-3300 PROBATE including contested guardianship, conservatorship, wills/trusts and estate administration; SMALL BUSINESS including formation, dissolution, succession issues and contract disputes; REAL ESTATE including commercial transactions and eminent domain proceedings.  Second career lawyer after distinguished career in banking, finance and strategic planning; Believes in mediation and 'respects the process as well as the participants' throughout; Downtown location with multiple conference areas available. 
Scott Gunderson  1861 N. Rock Rd., Ste 211, Wichita, KS  67206 316-618-3800 Aviation Former pilot; 40 years of aviation law experience
Charles W. Hess 1861 N. Rock Road, Suite 320, Wichita, KS  67206 316-685-2245 Civil personal injury, workers compensation, other civil torts and actions Mediator since 1998
Hon. Kellie E. Hogan 525 N. Main St. 316-660-5616 Civil, child in need of care, adoption, guardianship; sliding fee scale available Certified in civil, family, parent-child, child in need of care
Tina Huntington 8623 E. 32nd St. North, Suite 300, Wichita, KS  67226 316-265-6000 Domestic and Limited Case Management KS Supreme Court Approved Mediator; 16 years of civil litigation experience
Shanon A. Kelly 510 N. Topeka, Wichita, KS  67213 316-262-3741 Family Law, Probate, Civil, Traffic Certified Mediator in Core, Domestic and Civil
Craig Kennedy  727 N Waco Ave, Ste 585, Wichita, KS 316-263-4921 Personal injury 46 years experience
Stacy Lynne Ortega  McDonald Tinker PA, 300 West Douglas, Suie 500, P.O. Box 207, Wichita, KS  67201 316-263-5900 Child custody, paternity, parenting time, divorce, property division Approved mediator, case manager and mediator trainer; over twenty five years experience.
Kristina Retzlaff 323 N. Market, Wichita, KS  67202 316-269-1950 Family law, custody and parenting time, child support. Domestic Mediation
Stanford J. Smith, Jr. 645 E. Douglas, Suite 100, Wichita, KS  67202 316-265-9311 Personal Injury, General Civil Litigation, Commercial Litigation, Oil and Gas matters, Construction disputes AAA 32-Hour Training Course-completed
Diane Sorensen 300 N. Mead, Ste 200, Wichita, KS  67202-2745 316-262-2671 Employment law, and other general civil litigation.  Ms. Sorensen does not mediate family law matters. United States District Court for the district of Kansas Approved Mediator; Trained through Association of Attorney Mediators; Panelist for American Arbitration Association
Kyle J. Steadman Foulston Siefkin LLP, 1551 N. Waterfront Parkway, Suite 100, Wichita, KS  67206 316-291-9523 Personal Injury, Medical Malpractice, Construction, Commercial, Oil & Gas, Probate, Kansas Consumer Protection, Kansas Tort Claims Act  
David W. Steed  Klenda Austerman L.L.C., 301 N. Main Street, Suite 1600, Wichita, KS  67202 316-619-4622 Personal injury-plaintiff and defense practice; commercial/breach of Contract disputes; Insurance defense/Bad Fair Litigation Over the past 20 years I have mediated over 100+ settlement conferences as the neutral.  These matters include medical malpractice, personal injury and products liability cases.
William L. Townsley Fleeson, Gooing, Coulson & Kitch, L.L.C., 1900 Epic Center, 301 N. Main, Wichita, KS  67202 316-267-7361 Tort disputes including personal injuries arising out of motor vehicle accidents, premises liability issues, and governmental liability claims; insurance disputes including coverage issues; and Trial evidence and post-trial disputes.  
Randy J. Troutt  Hite, Fanning & Honeyman L.L.P., 100 North Broadway, Suite 950, Wichita, KS  67202 316-265-7741 Civil, Personal Injury, Commercial Health Care Disputes, Kansas Consumer Protection Act, Construction The Supreme Court of the State of Kansas Office of Judicial Administration - Approved Mediator for 2019 - Core and Civil
Monte Vines Adams Jones Law Firm, P.A., 1635 N. Waterfront Parkway, #200, Wichita, KS  67206 316-265-8591 Business issues, estate and trust disputes, real estate issues, legal malpractice claims, disputes regarding religious organizations, and a variety of other civil legal disputes. Author of A Problem-Solving Approach to Legal Disputes, KBA Journal, Feb. 2015; and Legal Malpractice in Kansas; Principles and Examples, Nov. 2003.
Warren Wilbert (District Judge, retired)   316-209-9025 Civil litigation and medical negligence  


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