Press Release: KBA to sponsor welcome reception for new KS attorneys
Thursday, September 29, 2016
Posted by: Meg Wickham
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
KBA to sponsor welcome reception for new Kansas attorneys
Topeka, Kan. (Sept. 30, 2016)—The Kansas Bar Association will be hosting a welcome reception Friday, Sept. 30 to honor the new admittees to the Kansas Bar. The reception will be held immediately following the swearing-in ceremony scheduled for 9:40 a.m. at the Kansas Judicial Center, located at 301 SW 10th Ave. in Topeka. KBA member Shawn Yancy, of Topeka, will present the newly admitted attorneys with a complimentary, one-year membership to the KBA.
Chief Justice Lawton R. Nuss, of the Kansas Supreme Court, will preside over the ceremony. Heather L. Smith, clerk of the Kansas Supreme Court, will administer the Kansas Oath and Timothy O’Brien, clerk of the U.S. District Court for the District of Kansas, will administer the Federal Oath.
The media are invited to attend; names of new admittees will be available after the ceremony.
Meg Wickham, Director of Member and Communication Services
Kansas Bar Association
Direct: (785) 861-8817
Main: (785) 234-5696
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The Kansas Bar Association is a voluntary professional association comprised of 7,000 members dedicated to advancing the professionalism of its members, encouraging public understanding of the law, and promoting the effective administration of our system of justice.