Get to know KADC 

Membership Benefits

  • Receive the Kansas Defense Journal, the quarterly KADC newsletter, with access to a library of past newsletters.
  • Weekly legislative bulletins during the legislative session.
  • Weekly emails with links to the latest published and unpublished decisions by the Kansas Court of Appeals and the Kansas Supreme Court.
  • Opportunity to request and/or participate in the drafting of Amicus Briefs on issues of interest to members.
  • Member rate to the KADC Annual Conference. The Annual Conference is held during the first week of December each year in Kansas City. We generally offer approximately 12 hours of Kansas Continuing Legal Education with one hour of Ethics.  The planning committee does a great job of lining up high quality speakers, which have included James W. McElhaney and Larry Pozner in recent years. We hope you can join us this year!
  • Members Only access to the website.
  • Opportunities to network with professional peers.

KADC Events 

Upcoming events

    • December 03, 2020
    • (CST)
    • December 04, 2020
    • (CST)
    • Zoom Webinar

    Featuring Keynote Speaker Dr. Robert J. Barth
    Fellow, National Academy of Neuropsychology 

    Dr. Robert Barth will be providing two presentations:

    • Brain Injury, PTSD/Mental Illness, and Chronic Pain:  Making Sense of These Claims by Focusing on Facts (Rather than Opinions)
    • Causation Analysis: The Standard Method for Evaluating Claims of Accident-Relatedness, Injury-Relatedness, Work-Relatedness, Etc.

    Dr. Barth’s previous work with these issues has included:

    • Decades of publications for the American Medical Association, the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, and other health science publishers
    • Creating and teaching formal continuing education programs for health science organizations such as the American Medical Association, the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, the American Psychological Association, the American Osteopathic Association, the American College of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, etc.
    • Creating and teaching formal continuing education programs for legal organizations such as the American Bar Association, the National Association of Workers' Compensation Judiciary, etc.
    • Creating and teaching formal continuing education programs for governments, internationally.

    The CLE portion of the virtual conference will run as follows 
    December 3 - 8:45am - 11:50am
    December 4 - 8:45am - 1:00pm

    Click HERE for full agenda

    Our Annual Business Meeting will be held on Thursday December 3 at 12:10pm.
    All KADC members are welcome to attend virtually at no cost.

Past events

December 06, 2019 KADC Annual Conference
December 05, 2019 Litigation Skills Workshop
October 16, 2019 DRI Annual Conference
May 08, 2019 DRI Mid Region Meeting
April 26, 2019 Community Service Project at Sunflower House
November 30, 2018 KADC Annual Conference
November 29, 2018 Litigation Skills Workshop
December 01, 2017 KADC Annual Meeting - There's still time to register!
November 30, 2017 Trial Skills Workshop
November 30, 2017 Board Meeting
September 22, 2017 Board Meeting

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  • Articles of Association & Bylaws 
  • Unpublished Opinions
  • Legislative Reports & Testimony 
  • Amicus Briefs
  • Membership Directory 
  • Newsletters 

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