Richard A. Macias

Richard is a practicing attorney, licensed by the State of Kansas since 1984. He has been involved with adoption matters since 1987 and is the Director of Adoption Centre of Kansas, Inc. He has also served as a Judge at Sedgwick County Court and Sedgwick County Small Claims Court.

He lectures as the Keynote Speaker at local seminars on Probate Issues Relating to Adoption. He has been an Adjunt Lecturer at Newman University in Business Law and Legal Issues in Business. He also is a Panelist for local seminars on Small Claims Court Issues.

EDUCATION

  • University of Kansas School of Law, Lawrence, Kansas
    J.D. - 1984
  • Kansas Newman College (Currently Newman University), Wichita, Kansas
    Honors: cum laude, Major: History, B.A. - 1980

BAR ADMISSIONS

  • Kansas, 1984
  • U.S. District Court District of Kansas, 1984
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 10th Circuit, 1991

HONORS and AWARDS

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PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS and MEMBERSHIPS

  • Kansas Newman College Alumni Association, Wichita, 1988-89; 2004-05, President
  • Newman University Alumni Association, President
  • Newman University Board of Trustees 2004-06
  • Charter Member of American Academy of Adoption Attorneys
  • Wichita Children's Theatre and Dance, 2008 - Present, Board of Directors
  • Wichita Halfway House for Adults, Inc., Wichita, 1987-89, Board of Directors