Practice Groups

Construction and Design

The world of construction is comprehensive, collaborative and highly detailed. The same can be said of our approach to construction law. Legal regulations, city and state codes, federal guidelines, environmental issues – there’s a litany of laws and parameters that seems never-ending.

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Insurance

Insurance issues can escalate from simple to complex quickly, and you need attorneys able to handle it all. With Wallace Saunders, you can rest assured the attorneys in our Insurance Practice Group have a command of insurance law and litigation. In fact, the firm was founded more than 50 years ago with insurance at the core of our practice.

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Litigation

Founded as a litigation firm in 1963, our attorneys carry on our tradition of substantial deposition and courtroom experience, with hands-on training that begins early in every attorney’s career. The litigation department is the largest practice area at Wallace Saunders, with more than half of our attorneys working under the Litigation Practice Area umbrella.

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Product Liability

Understanding the nuances of Product Liability law and the significant exposure for clients involved in product litigation is a service not every firm can offer. Our experience representing manufacturers, distributors and retailers gives you the advantage of leveraging strategic planning with trial skills in this complex and dynamic area of law.     

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Personal

Alan loves spending time at his Wichita home with his wife, son, and two dogs. An avid dog lover, he is known to pester his family for a new puppy every holiday season. He enjoys travel, history and golf. He also enjoys reading with particular interests in religion and historical biography.

Trustworthy Fair Knowledgeable

Education

  • 1986 - University of Kansas, J.D.
  • 1983 - Emporia State University, B.S. with honors

Professional Practice

  • 2022 - present: Of Counsel, Wallace Saunders
  • 2003 - 2022: Member, Withers, Gough, Pike & Pfaff LLC
  • 2002 - 2003: Of Counsel, Husch & Eppenberger LLC
  • 2000 - 2002: Of Counsel, Powell, Brewer & Reddick
  • 1986 - 2000: Associate/Partner, Kahrs, Nelson, Fanning, Hite & Kellogg

Professional Licensure

State and Federal courts of Kansas.

Professional Accomplishments

Alan has provided continuing education to insurance professionals and lawyers in the areas of insurance coverage, claims handling and evidence preservation. He has tried jury trials throughout Kansas, including in Olathe, El Dorado, Wichita, Medicine Lodge, St. John, Larned and Cimarron.

Civic Activities

Alan has long been very active in church life with teaching and leadership roles.

News + Events + Alerts

Missouri & Kansas Super Lawyers Recognizes Wallace Saunders Attorneys

Together with Thomson Reuters—a global analyst of legal talent—we congratulate eight of our lawyers selected for inclusion in 2022 Missouri-Kansas Super Lawyers: James Sanders, Angela Clark, Tim Finnerty, Schalie Johnson, Kip Kubin, Bryan KellyKen Morton and Mark Ware. We especially recognize Mr. Sanders and Mr. Finnerty, both of whom have received this honor for 10 or more consecutive years and Mr. Kubin for 15 or more consecutive years. 

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Bobby Bostic Released From Prison After 26 Years

https://www.newstribune.com/news/2022/nov/10/bobby-bostic-supporters-celebrate-freedom-at/

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Locations

Overland Park, KS

10111 West 87th Street
Overland Park, KS 66212

P: 913.888.1000

F: 913.888.1065

Wichita, KS

200 West Douglas Suite 400
Wichita, KS 67202

P: 316.269.2100

F: 316.269.2479

Springfield, MO

844 E. Primrose Street
Springfield, MO 65807

P: 417.866.2300

F: 417.866.2444

Lee's Summit, MO

By Appointment Only
200 NE Missouri Road Suite 224
Lee's Summit, MO 64086

P: 816.251.4544

F: 913.888.1065

Topeka, KS

By Appointment Only
2909 Southwest Maupin Lane
Topeka , KS 66614

P: 913.888.1000

F: 913.888.1065

Pittsburg, KS

By Appointment Only
402 North Broadway
Pittsburg, KS 66762

P: 913.888.1000

F: 913.888.1065

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