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The Kansas Supreme Court
301 SW 10th Avenue
Topeka Kansas 66612-1507

Office of Judicial Administration
Fax:  785.296.7076
Email: info@kscourts.org

Appellate Clerk's Office
Fax:  785.296.1028
Email: appellateclerk@kscourts.org

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the Kansas Judicial Center located?

The Kansas Judicial Branch is headquartered in the Kansas Judicial Center301 SW 10th Avenue in Topeka, Kansas. The Kansas Judicial Center houses the Kansas Supreme Court, Court of Appeals, Kansas Law Library, Judicial Council, Clerk of the Appellate Court, Appellate Reporter and the Office of Judicial Administration. Visitor parking for the Judicial Center is located in lot 1 southeast of the employee entrance to the building. Visitors who have official business in the Judicial Center may park in any of the 22 reserved spaces (designated in green on the Parking Map). Visitors who park in that designated area must report their vehicle tag number to the Judicial Center security staff to avoid ticketing. Should all of these spaces be filled, additional parking may be found in either the blue or the yellow areas designated on the map. The four-hour visitor parking on the northwest side of the Judicial Center (designated on the Parking Map in blue) will remain. Those who are doing business for less than four hours in the Judicial Center should look for parking in this area first. Parking in this area for more than four hours may result in a parking ticket.

What is the phone number/location of my local courthouse?
District courts are created by the Constitution. They are the trial courts of Kansas, with general original jurisdiction over all civil and criminal cases, including divorce and domestic relations, damage suits, probate and administration of estates, guardianships, conservatorships, care of the mentally ill, juvenile matters, and small claims. There is a district court in each county, and an office of the clerk of the court where cases may be filed. A listing of addresses and phone numbers for all district courts is available online.

Are legal forms available on this website?
The Judicial Council has the statutory authority to prescribe many of the forms used in legal proceedings. Many of these forms are available at the Kansas Judicial Council website.

Where can I find information on Child Support Guidelines?:
The Kansas Judicial Branch provides a copy of current child support guidelines available online. The information available on this web site is not intended to constitute, and should not be considered, legal advice, nor is it intended to substitute for obtaining legal advice from independent legal counsel.