Standing by the Rights of Individuals
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About

Trusted Experience, Result Oriented

John W. Kerns

 

Attorney at Law

For over 15 years I have been solely dedicated to criminal defense. I have have conducted more than 60 felony jury trials to verdict in Federal and State courts along with numerous misdemeanor trials. Raised in Kansas, I have strong ties to the Kansas legal community. During my career as a defense attorney, I have represented individuals charged with nearly every existing state and federal crime ranging from murder to low level misdemeanors. At John W. Kerns, LLC every client matters.

 

Education

WASHBURN UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF LAW
J.D., top half of graduating class, 2001

UNIVERSITY OF LIMERICK
Limerick, Ireland, Comparative Legal Studies Semester, 1999

UNIVERSITY OF KANSAS
B.A., Environmental Studies, 1993

Activities & Affiliations

  • National Association of Criminal Defense Attorneys, Life Member
  • Kansas Association of Criminal Defense Attorneys, Life Member
  • National College for DUI Defense, General Member
  • Kansas Bar Association, Member
  • Douglas County Criminal Defense Bar Association, Member

Bar Admissions

  • State of Kansas, 2001
  • United States District Court District of Kansas, 2001
  • United States Court of Appeals 10th Circuit, 2001
 
 

 

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I know that dealing with legal issues is often overwhelming and you want to find the best fit for your representation. That’s why I offer a free consultation to walk you through your case and what to possibly expect. 

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