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Pearson, John K.
Hinkle Elkouri Law Firm, LLC
8621 East 21st Street North, Suite 200
316 660 6191
316 630 8375

Bar Admissions

District of Kansas:
Bar #8342 (-)
California 1974 (Currently inactive)
In Good Standing:

ADR Experience

Member mediation panels in SDNY and Delaware;
Lead Mediator:
1 times
1 times
Counsel for a Party:
3 times

ADR Training

Course Info:
WBA Core Mediation training 16 hours WBA Civil Mediation training 24 hours Presidents College School of Law class on ADR, approximately 40 hours. Various CLE/CME courses offered by WBA, American Bankruptcy Institute, National Conference of Bankruptcy Judges.
Total CME hours:
Approved Mediator for Civil Cases by the State of Kansas:

Legal Experience

Assistant US Trustee 1979 - 1982, Wichita, Private practice 1982-1986, United States Bankruptcy Judge for the District of Kansas 1986 - 2000, designated to sit in United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Colorado, Member United States Bankruptcy Appellate Panel for the 10th Circuit 1995 to 2000. Prof. of Law, Presidents College School of Law, Wichita, Ks 2000- 2003 taught bankruptcy, civil procedure, sales and secured transactions. 2003 to present, Of counsel, Hinkle Elkouri Law Firm, LLC, practice limited to bankruptcy and commercial litigation, mediation. Author: "Revised Article 9 in Kansas" KU Law Review, 2003 Numerous books and articles on bankruptcy and UCC issues. Member: American College of Bankruptcy, 1990 to present; American Bankruptcy Institute (Board of Directors, Executive Committee, Secretary) 1983 to present; National Conference of Bankruptcy Judges 1986 to present (Member board of governors, secretary).
Active Litigation:
30 years
90% in Federal Courts
10% in State Courts
Other Experience:
University of California Hastings College of the Law, 1973 JD
Additional Details:
Provided on request

Fee Structure

Provided on request

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