Why Martin & Wallentine?
Because we are serious about representing the client.
Because we have many years of legal experience.
Because we have different lawyers who focus on specific areas of law.
Because we strive for results.
Most individuals will at some point in time in their life have the need
for high quality legal representation. When you are faced with a legal
issue, whether it has to do with criminal charges, a
family law matter,
DUI, or personal injury, who you choose to represent you will be critical
to the outcome of your case. When looking for the best attorney to represent
you, you are going to want someone with experience, a proven track record
for success, and you will want someone who will stop at nothing to protect
your best interests and your legal rights. At Martin & Wallentine,
we are all that and more. We don't just do the basic things to push
a case along. For example, we will fully utilize discovery and
subpoenas when appropriate.
We are dedicated advocates who have achieved a high rate of success in
cases involving criminal defense, drunk driving (DUI), civil litigation,
and family law matters. In our years representing clients all throughout
Johnson county and the surrounding areas, we have successfully handled
dozens of cases at trial. We are a small firm that offers large firm results,
this means that you will always know who is handling your case, and you
won't get shuffled around from person to person. We always make ourselves
available 24/7 for our clients, and we are also available to meet with
our clients at our Olathe office, or we are willing to come to you at
a more convenient location such as in jail, at your home, or in the hospital.
Personalized and dedicated service is our motto and we are fully committed
to making things as easy as possible for our clients since they are already
dealing with enough stress and anxiety regarding their legal matter.
Meet Our Attorneys
Jerry Wallentine and Richard Martin are the two senior partners at Martin
& Wallentine. Jerry Wallentine focuses primarily on criminal defense
and personal injury law which includes DUI/DWI,
felonies, medical malpractice, motor vehicle accidents and personal injury claims.
His early career began learning from some of the most sophisticated and
accomplished lawyers in Kansas. Now, in private practice and running his
own law firm, he advocates for clients all throughout
Kansas City and the surrounding areas. Over the years, Jerry has successfully handled
hundreds of cases and gained a significant amount of trial experience.
He has experienced great success at jury trials, bench trials, suppression
hearings, pleas, and many more.
Mr. Wallentine is a professional speaker who has spoken at political rallies,
churches and more. His experience as an accomplished speaker has allowed
him to sharpen his legal skills, and being a speaker has enabled him to
excel at presenting convincing arguments before a judge and jury. For
those clients that are badly injured, he is an aggressive advocate both
inside the courtroom and out. He is always pursuing maximum financial
compensation on behalf of his injured clients, and ensuring that they
aren't denied their right to a fair settlement or verdict. Jerry is
a member of the Kansas Bar Association, the Kansas Association of Criminal
Defense Lawyers, the Johnson County Bar Association, and the National
Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers.
Attorney Richard Martin has spent a number of years primarily focusing
on civil litigation. Through meticulous and aggressive representation,
he has achieved major victories on behalf of his clients. He has dealt
with complex litigation and has an in-depth understanding of civil litigation
matters. Mr. Martin handles our family law cases, as well as cases involving
professional liability/malpractice, construction defects and litigation.
Richard Martin attended the University of Kansas School of Law, Lawrence,
where he earned his Juris Doctor degree. Prior to graduating law school
he earned his Bachelor's degree from the University of Kansas, Lawrence,
Kansas. Mr. Martin is a proud member of the Missouri Bar Association.
Legal Areas of Practice
We take pride in establishing solid working relationships with our clients.
Over the years, many of our clients have used our services more than once.
Since we offer a variety of legal services we enable our clients to continue
our attorney/client relationship when they need us for another, future
legal service in a different area of law. It's always satisfying to
know that you don't have to search all over town for high quality
legal representation when you have already found a law firm that you can
trust, and this is one feature that sets our firm apart from other law
firms. We proudly represent clients with the following legal issues:
If you are in need of superior legal representation, we urge you to contact
a Johnson County attorney at
Martin & Wallentine. We offer a free consultation to all of our prospective clients so that
you can meet with us face-to-face and so that we can go over the details
of your situation and advise you on the best way to proceed forward. Please,
contact our firm today so we can get started on finding a solution to
your legal matter!