Matt Donnelly

Matt Donnelly is a partner at Petefish, Immel, Hird, Johnson, Leibold & Sloan, LLP. The majority of his practice consists of civil litigation, estate planning, student law, criminal defense, and landlord-tenant law.

Some examples include:

+  Civil litigation involving breach of contract and consumer protection claims

+  Estate planning, probate proceedings, and trust administration

+  Education Law: Title IX, faculty rights, student rights, academic and non-academic misconduct, suspension and expulsion (visit mjdonnellylaw.com for more information)

+  Landlord-tenant: commercial, residential, and agricultural leases; evictions

+  Criminal defense, including DUI defense

Bar Admissions

  • State of Kansas
  • U.S. District Court for the District of Kansas

Education

  • West Virginia Wesleyan College, B.A. Philosophy
  • University of Kansas School of Law, J.D.

Professional Affiliations

  • Douglas County Bar Association
  • Foundation for Individual Rights in Education (FIRE): Faculty Legal Defense Fund
  • Douglas County Law Library – Board Member, 2017-2019
  • Kansas City Volunteer Lawyers & Accountants for the Arts

Community

  • Lawrence Adult Soccer League – Board Member