H. Reed Walker

Attorney in Overland Park, KS

Over 30 years of courtroom experience in family law and other civil litigation. Recently reappointed pro tem judge, Johnson County District Court.

While ours is a general practice firm, we handle primarily civil litigation. We litigate, that is prepare and go to trial upon, if necessary, family law cases including divorce or dissolution of marriage; custody; child support; child visitation; guardian and conservatorships; wills, trusts, probate and estates; and juvenile court matters. We also litigate personal injury and commercial claims, including both bench (judge only) and jury trials.

We are "of counsel" with Robert A. Kumin, P.C., which means we consult with and handle primarily civil litigation matters for this firm and its members.

Mr. Walker, our senior attorney, began practicing law in l977. He graduated with Dean's Honors from Washburn University Law School in Topeka, Kansas. While a law student, he served on the Board of Editors of the Washburn Law Journal, and since graduation has served as an editor of state and local bar publications. He is currently a member of the Kansas Association for Justice and Kansas and Missouri Bar Associations. He has served as the president of the litigation section of the Kansas Bar Association; on the Board of Governors of the Kansas Trial Lawyers Association; and as president of the county bar association and chairman and current member of its grievance and ethics committee. He is a past president of the county bar foundation, the mission of which is charitable law-related, community-oriented causes. He is counsel of record in cases published by the Kansas appellate courts. He is the city attorney for the city of Edwardsville, Kansas.

Mr. Walker is licensed to practice in the state (which includes municipal, district, and circuit) and federal courts of Kansas and Missouri; the federal 8th and 10th Circuit Courts of Appeal; and the United States Supreme Court. A significant portion of his time is spent litigating cases in court.

Other staff members, including paralegals (non-lawyers who are specially trained in the law and legal procedure), will talk with you, write you, answer questions, and help you understand the legal process, gather information and prepare cases for settlement or trial.


In addition to successfully concluding thousands of family law cases in courts throughout the greater Kansas city area, we have collected well over one million dollars in personal injury settlements for our clients.


Our goal is to meet our clients' needs and exceed their expectations by being available to help them in times of crisis.

Delta Mu Delta; Phi Delta Phi. Member, Board of Editors, Washburn Law Journal, 1976-1977. Editor-in-Chief, The Advocate, 1986. Pro Tem Judge, Johnson County District Court.

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Areas of Law

  • Personal Injury
  • Auto Accidents
  • Trucking Accidents
  • Pedestrian Accidents
  • Motorcycle Accidents
  • Bicycle Accidents
  • Severe Burns
  • Electrical Injury
  • Slip and Fall
  • Whiplash
  • Airbag Injury
  • Dog Bites
  • Wrongful Death
  • Family Law
  • Divorce
  • Child Support
  • Child Custody
  • Trial Practice
  • Alimony
  • Spousal Support
  • Name Changes
  • Annulment
  • Paternity
  • Qualified Domestic Relations Orders
  • Premarital Agreements
  • Restraining Orders
  • Domestic Violence
  • Negligence
  • Nursing Home Abuse
  • Probate
  • Wills
  • Living Wills
  • Powers of Attorney
  • Municipal Law
  • Civil Practice


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Admission Details

Admitted in 1977, Kansas and U.S. District Court, District of Kansas
1984, U.S. Supreme Court
1988, U.S. Court of Appeals, Eighth Circuit
1995, Missouri and U.S. District Court, Western District of Missouri
2000, U.S. Court of Appeals, Tenth Circuit

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  • Law School Attended

    Washburn University
    Class of 1977
    with Dean's Honors

    University Attended

    William Jewell College
    Class of 1974

    Birth Information

    Born in 1952
    Kansas City, Missouri, December 3, 1952

    Associations & Memberships

    Kansas Bar Association (President, Litigation Section, 1999-2000; Secretary, Treasurer, 1997-1998); The Missouri Bar; Kansas Association for Justice (Member, Board of Governors, 1988). ... More

    Contact Information


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    Office Information
    H. Reed Walker
     6901 Shawnee Mission Parkway, Ste. 250,
    Overland Park, KS 66202


    Law Offices of H. Reed Walker, P.A. (Overland Park, Kansas)

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