Brian R. Carman

ATTORNEY & MEMBER
14+ YEARS EXPERIENCE
Biography

Brian R. Carman is an attorney with and a member of Stinson, Lasswell & Wilson, L.C. A native of Topeka, and a life long resident of Kansas, Brian attended Baker University until transferring and graduating with a Bachelor of Science degree from Kansas State University in 2000. Brian attended Washburn University School of Law and received his Juris Doctorate degree in 2004. He is licensed to practice in municipal, state and Federal Courts in Kansas.

Brian remains active in the Wichita Bar Association and has served on the Board of Directors for the Wichita Young Lawyers as well as the co-chair for the Wichita Bar Association's Family Law Committee.

Brian is a highly rated attorney, as evidenced by his “A-V” rating in the “Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory.”

Brian is a fellow of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers. As a fellow, Brian has demonstrated the experience and ability handle complex matters relating to custody and support of children, property division and alimony or spousal support.

Brian’s practice is very diverse, with a primary focus on litigation in the areas of family law, criminal defense and probate matters.

Brian previously served as the criminal defense attorney for the City of Wichita Municipal Court’s Drug Court. He is a former member of the National Association of Drug Court Professionals (NADCP) and has attended the annual conference and training in Washington, D.C. Brian regularly presents on issues to the Wichita Bar Association, Wichita Young Lawyers and the National Business Institute (“Family Law from A to Z” seminar).

Brian is a trained and certified mediator and is on the Sedgwick County District Court Family Law list for mediators and limited case managers.

  • Kansas, 2005
  • U.S. District Court – District of Kansas, 2005
  • Fellow of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers
  • Previous Co-Chairman of Wichita Bar Association Family Law Committee
  • American Association of Premier DUI Attorneys
  • National Association of Criminal Defense Attorneys
  • Kansas Bar Association
  • Wichita Bar Association
  • Board of Directors for the Wichita Bar Association Young Lawyers Association
  • National Association of Drug Court Professionals
  • Previous Board Member of the Wichita Visitation & Exchange Center Advisory Committee Board
  • Douglas C. Cranmer and Brian R. Carman, “Case Management and Limited Case Management in Child Custody Cases.” Journal of the Kansas Association for Justice. March 2011: 17-18.
  • Adoption
  • Annulment
  • Child Custody
  • Child Support
  • Civil Litigation
  • Criminal Drug Offenses
  • Criminal Law
  • Divorce
  • Domestic Violence
  • DUI
  • Estate Planning
  • Expungement
  • Guardianship/Conservatorship
  • Misdemeanor & Felony Criminal Matters
  • Parenting Time
  • Paternity
  • Personal Injury/Wrongful Death
  • Premarital/Postnuptial Agreements
  • Probation & Parol Violations
  • Protection from Abuse
  • Protection from Stalking
  • Spousal Maintenance
  • Traffic Violations
  • Wills

Accolades

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