Why Select 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, misdemeanors, 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 Olathe, Johnson County, 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!

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