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Kansas Judicial Center
301 SW 10th Avenue, Room 107
Topeka Kansas 66612-1507
Telephone:  785.296.3229
Fax:  785.296.1028
Email: appellateclerk@kscourts.org

Rules Adopted by the Supreme Court


Internal Operating Rules of the Kansas Board for Discipline of Attorneys

A: General Rules

(Rule 201, 202, 203, 204)
(Adopted by the Board October 19, 2007.)

A.1. These rules are adopted by the Kansas Board for Discipline of Attorneys (hereinafter Board) pursuant to Rule 204(g).

A.2. The Board shall meet at the call of the Chairman of the Board (hereinafter Chair).

A.3. The Chair and the Disciplinary Administrator shall prepare an agenda for Board meetings.

A.4. Actual expenses incurred by Board members and other persons in performing Board work will be reimbursed from the Disciplinary Fee fund through the Disciplinary Administratorís office.

A.5. Board members, family members of board members, partners, associates, and employees of a Board member shall not represent a respondent after the case has been scheduled for a hearing before a hearing panel or appear before any hearing panel as a special prosecutor.

A.6. The Board should periodically review the operation of the disciplinary system in Kansas and if warranted propose rules of procedure for lawyer disciplinary and disability proceedings for promulgation by the Court.

See also: Rule 1001 - Electronic and Photographic Media Coverage of Judicial Proceedings