Richard HirdRichard Hird

Rick Hird is a partner with the firm with more than 30 years of experience helping clients find solutions in the areas of corporate and business law, administrative and regulatory law, business transactions, litigation and estate planning. Rick is past President of the Douglas County Bar Association and Chairman of the Douglas County Metropolitan Planning Commission.

John ImmelJohn Immel (retired)

John Immel is a partner with the firm, with a practice focusing on the legal needs of individual clients and small businesses. John’s practice includes civil litigation, domestic relations, business transactions, real estate, and wills and trusts, among others. Petefish’s longest-tenured attorney, John has been with the firm since 1973.

Thomas JohnsonThomas Johnson

Thomas Johnson is a partner with the firm. His practice focuses on business transactions, real estate and litigation, including insurance defense work and criminal litigation, in state and federal courts.  Tom serves as a Criminal Justice Act (CJA) Panel Attorney for the United States District Court for the District of Kansas.

Terence LeiboldTerence Leibold

Terry Leibold is a partner with the firm. His practice focuses on general civil litigation, creditor’s rights, real estate law, representation of property owners’ associations, and assisting small businesses. Terry is the immediate past President of the Judge Hugh Means Inn of Court and a former District Court Judge Pro Tem for Douglas County.

Matthew J DonnellyMatthew J Donnelly

Matt Donnelly is a partner with the firm.  His practice includes civil litigation, estate planning, student law, intellectual property, criminal defense, and administrative law.

Edward Sloan

Edward Sloan is a partner with the firm.  His practice focuses on choice of entity, business transactions, corporate law, human resources, civil litigation, domestic relations, real estate, wills and trusts. Ed is licensed to practice law in state and federal court in Kansas and Missouri.

Daniel D. CovingtonDaniel D. Covington

Dan Covington is a partner at Petefish, Immel, Hird, Johnson, Leibold & Sloan, LLP, in Lawrence, Kansas.  While he works in various areas, most of Dan’s work is with business owners at all stages, in simplifying estate planning and in working through all manner of real estate issues.