Selected as Best Lawyer in Lawrence, Kansas three years in a row (2013, 2014, and 2015 and in the top 10 since 2015; selected #2 in 2020) by readers of the Lawrence Journal World.
Contested Divorce, Military Divorce, Property Division, Same Sex Divorce, Spousal Support & Alimony, Uncontested Divorce
Guardianship & Conservatorship Estate Administration, Health Care Directives, Trusts, Wills
Adoption, Child Custody, Child Support, Father's Rights, Guardianship & Conservatorship, Paternity, Prenups & Marital Agreements, Restraining Orders, Same Sex Family Law
Probate Administration, Probate Litigation, Will Contests
Credit Cards Accepted
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Adjunct Professor -- LGBTQ legal seminar
University of Kansas School of Law
The Law Offices of David J. Brown, LC
Managing Attorney for law firm focusing on family law, criminal law, wills, trusts, estate planning, small business law, and appellate practice. Office opened in August 1992.
Served as Douglas County Judge pro tem 1999 and 2000 (small claims and protection from abuse), 2000 (traffic), 2002 and 2003 (small claims).
Served as part-time hearing officer, State Department of Health and Environment, 1993.
Served on Douglas County criminal appointment panels 1992-1999.
Served on Douglas County Juvenile Defense panel: 1994-1996.
Albany Law School
Honors: Winner of $500 New York Bar Association 1989 Legal Ethics Award at Albany law School for paper, “As the Cameras Roll (into the courtroom) Should DR-7-107 Fade Out?”
Winner of $100 Rosch Prize at Albany Law School as graduate having highest standing in subject of Administrative Law.
Student member, Albany Inn of Court, 8/88 to 6/89.