The City of Leawood, Kansas holds arraignment dockets on Wednesday mornings, starting at 9:00 a.m. This is their main court time. Trials often follow the arraignments and their court clerks do not even answer the phones during this time, due to the intensive nature. During this time, the lawyers meet with the prosecutor for an attorney plea docket, where the status, defenses, legal issues, and possibilities are negotiated.
The Leawood Municipal Court is well funded and their prosecutor is a career prosecutor. If you are dealing with a criminal charge from Leawood, KS, contact our law firm to discuss your case with an experienced criminal defense attorney. We are very familiar with the Leawood Municipal Court, and have defended many charges from there, such as battery, drug charges, sex crimes, disorderly conduct, DUI and drunk driving.
If You Have Been Charged with a DUI, Contact Us Today.
Our law firm has defended many clients charged with drunk driving in Leawood, KS. If you have been charged with a DUI in Leawood, Kansas you were probably served with a pink form, known as a DC-27 Form. It states in the small print that you only have 14 days in which to make a request to the Kansas Department of Revenue for a hearing to determine whether your driver's license should be suspended. If you do not make the request within 14 days your license to drive in Kansas is suspended automatically. You must act fast if you have been cited for failing or refusing a test of your breath, blood, or urine.
Leawood’s arraignment dockets are held on Wednesday mornings. Attorneys are allowed to meet with the prosecutor during a weekly “Attorney Plea Docket” in which Leawood DUI charges matters can be discussed and resolved. Trials in Leawood Municipal Court are generally held after the arraignment dockets on Wednesday mornings.
As zealous DUI lawyers, our philosophy is to prepare every case as if it will go to trial - not rush to a plea bargain. This thorough preparation puts us in a better position whether we advocate for you in negotiation or take your case before a jury. We have provided strong legal representation for years throughout Overland Park, Blue Valley, and Leawood, Kansas.
Leawood, Kansas Municipal Court
If you appeal your case from the Leawood Municipal Court, your case will then go to the Johnson County District Court. Our law firm is purposefully located directly across the street from the Johnson County Courthouse as we are there defending our clients on a daily basis. Contact us now to speak with an experienced Johnson County lawyer. We have defended many clients dealing with misdemeanor and felony criminal charges in Kansas.
4205 Town Center Drive
Leawood, KS 66211
Phone Number: (913) 339-6735
Call our Johnson County, Kansas law firm at (913) 764-9700 now to speak with an experienced Leawood, KS criminal defense attorney.
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"Professional, informative, and vital in working with the prosecutor to secure the most favorable outcome possible".Barb
"Jerry kept in constant contact with us and our son during the case and went the extra mile to plea before the judge outside and inside the courtroom".Joanne from Nebraska