Klenda Austerman Law Firm Welcomes Sam Jones Wichita Attorney



Klenda Austerman law firm Wichita, Kansas welcomes Sam Jones as Associate. Sam’s practice focuses on real estate, transactional, corporate, securities, business, mergers and acquisitions. Originally from Wichita, Sam received his J.D. from Washburn University School of Law and his B.A in History from the University of Kansas. Sam represents a variety of businesses in sophisticated real estate matters, including due diligence, acquisition, financing, closing and leasing of various asset types. A deep understanding of business …

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Aaron Good Named Member at Klenda Austerman



Klenda Austerman law firm is pleased to announce Aaron Good as the newest Member of the firm. Aaron has been with the firm since 2011, practicing in the areas of litigation, employment law and personal injury. “From day one, Aaron has been an essential part of our litigation team,” says Chris McElgunn, Klenda Austerman partner. “We are incredibly pleased for Aaron to join the partnership. His hard work, passion, intelligence and practical know-how is invaluable …

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Klenda Austerman Attorneys Selected for 2017 Super Lawyers



Three attorneys at Klenda Austerman have been named 2017 Super Lawyers by Missouri & Kansas Super Lawyers: Gary M. Austerman; J. Michael Morris; David W. Steed. In addition, three attorneys were recognized as Super Lawyers Rising Stars: Aaron J. Good; Chasity M. Helm; Eric W. Lomas. This is Gary Austerman’s 12th consecutive year recognized as a top rated attorney in medical malpractice defense. Mike Morris has been selected as a top rated bankruptcy attorney 11 …

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Bob Kaplan – 60 Years of Service



1957. Elvis Presley purchased Graceland. The Cat in the Hat was introduced. Teenagers danced to American Bandstand. And Robert Kaplan began practicing law. Shortly after, he opened his own practice – Kaplan, McMillan and Harris – in downtown Wichita and quickly gained a reputation as an attorney who fought hard for his clients and what was just. His generosity, dedication, honest approach and drive to help people who he thought got a bad deal, earned …

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Congratulations Linda Kizzire



Linda Kizzire, Sedgwick County Treasurer, was recently awarded the prestigious Victor E. Martinelli Outstanding County Treasurer Award, presented annually by the National Association of County Collectors, Treasurers and Finance Officers. The recipient is recognized for serving as a leader in their home state and as a professional of the highest caliber in the operation of their own County office, according to the organization. “I have had the pleasure and honor of working with Linda her …

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Klenda Austerman Law Firm Wichita, Kansas Welcomes Aaron Boswell



Klenda Austerman law firm Wichita, Kansas welcomes Aaron Boswell as Associate. Aaron’s practice focuses on general litigation. Originally from Wichita, Aaron received his J.D. from Washburn University School of Law and his B.G.S in political science and psychology from the University of Kansas. Aaron approaches his clients with a welcoming demeanor. He has a genuine interest in getting to know his clients and understanding their position. With the client’s goal in mind, he thoroughly researches …

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How Sweet It Is At Exploration Place



This weekend Klenda Austerman attorney Jeff Peier is pairing two of his favorite things – chocolate and aviation – at Exploration Place’s largest fundraiser, Death by Chocolate. While participants put themselves in a food coma with the finest chocolates, wines and foods Wichita offers, they are supporting the Sedgwick County science and discovery center. This December, Design Build Fly, a new exhibit at Exploration Place will open. Peier is chairman of the resource committee spearheading …

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Klenda Austerman LLC Announces New Member



Klenda Austerman law firm is pleased to announce the firm’s newest member Eric Lomas. Eric has been with the firm since 2010, practicing in the areas of bankruptcy, corporate reorganization and business law. “Eric is a very talented attorney with an immense intellect. He embodies our firm’s mission of providing quality legal services to our clients,” says Greg Klenda, Klenda Austerman managing member. “Eric has worked hard over several years to be an accomplished practitioner …

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Celebrating 45 Years of Service



In 1971, James Sargent and L.D Klenda founded Sargent & Klenda law firm. While the practice of law has certainly changed in 45 years, Klenda Austerman Law Firm remains dedicated to the traditions upon which the firm was built – integrity, creativity, a commitment to the community and legal profession, and a solid Midwest work ethic. Entrepreneurs, individuals, privately owned companies, foundations and large corporations trust Klenda Austerman with the strategic management of their legal …

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U.S. Women’s National Team Files Complaint with EEOC



Five soccer players from the U.S. women’s national team made recent headlines with the filing of a complaint with the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC). The players, including notables Hope Solo, Carli Lloyd and Alex Morgan, allege that female professional soccer players are paid significantly less by the U.S. Soccer Federation than their male counterparts, despite achieving more success and generating more annual revenue. Last year the U.S. women’s national team brought home soccer’s coveted …

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