Established in 1919, Foulston Siefkin LLP is the largest and one of the oldest law firms in Kansas. The firm has grown to nearly 90 lawyers and has offices in Wichita, the state’s largest city; Topeka, the state capital; and Overland Park, the heart of commerce in the Kansas City area.
The firm represents a broad range of clients, including major agricultural, energy and natural resource producers and processors, construction general and sub-contractors, corporations, financial institutions, franchisers and franchisees, health care and senior care providers, insurance companies, manufacturers, professional entities, public utilities, service providers and others. The firm’s practice areas cover the spectrum of the legal profession, including:
Civil and Complex Litigation: Administrative representation; business contract and commercial disputes; class action and qui tam; insurance defense; mediation and alternative dispute resolution; and tort defense in personal injury, products liability, professional malpractice and property damage.
Business Matters: Commercial bankruptcy; corporate and entity formation; e-business; Employee Retirement Income Security Act and employee benefits; environmental; federal and state taxation, including tax planning, contested tax disputes, elder and estate planning; intellectual property; mergers and acquisitions; oil and gas; private equity; public policy law and government relations; regulatory compliance; tax exempt organizations; and water rights.
Employment and Labor: Employee relations; employment discrimination defense; immigration; National Labor Relations Board representation; organized labor; Occupational Safety and Health Administration; employment contracts; wage and hour; and workers compensation.
Health Care Law: Regulatory and compliance; risk management; Stark law; fraud and abuse; government investigations; professional liability defense; biomedical research and privacy regulation; and reimbursement.