KLS - Wichita Office Services During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Our Wichita office lobby is closed. If you are a client, call our office at (316) 265-9681. If you need assistance, call our office and we will direct you to intake services.

Wichita Municipal Court is suspended from March 18 until April 6th. Your court date will be rescheduled.

Sedgwick County District Court has made the following announcements:

The Eighteenth Judicial District has issued orders reducing certain court functions and made the following decisions about court business operations at the Sedgwick County Main Courthouse, the Sedgwick County Historic Courthouse, and the Sedgwick County Juvenile/Probate Courthouse.

  • Per Administrative Order 20-1, anyone directed to report on probation or for interviews with Court Services Officers should report by telephone and NOT report to the courthouses in person.
  • Per Administrative Order 20-2 Any TRAFFIC court for cases set for a DISPOSITION or APPEARANCE ON A SUMMONS WILL NOT OCCUR until April 6, 2020 or until further order of the court.

    You will have thirty (30) days from the date that traffic court resumes to appear on your case. If the court extends this notice beyond April 6, 2020, additional notices will be posted by the court. If you have questions about your case, please call your attorney.

    There will be NO MORNING OR AFTERNOON TRAFFIC WALK-IN DOCKETS until April 6, 2020, or until further order of the court.
     

  • By order of the Presiding Juvenile Judge, CINC dockets and Adjudication dockets will be continued administratively until further notice. The Court will continue to hear TC’s and Secure Care proceedings. Termination trials will be heard on a case by case basis.
  • By order of Sedgwick County District Court: On Wednesday, March 18, 2020 appearances to Court for “LM Cases” are to be by telephone. Example: xxxx — LM — xxxxxx (two or four digit number) – LM – (one through six digit number). This applies ONLY to lawsuits with Case Number “LM” in the middle.Case number is located in the upper right half portion of “Summons” or green card. Persons who received a “Summons” or Green card with directions to appear at 1:30 p.m. on Wednesday, March 18, 2020 in the Jury Room on the 1st floor of the Sedgwick County Courthouse, 525 N. Main are directed instead to call in to the Court at (316) 660-5900, to state their response to the Summons and Petition. If you fail to call in to the above number by 3:30 p.m. on Wednesday, March 18, 2020, the money judgment requested in the “Petition” will be granted against you.

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