Richard A. Samaniego

Richard A. Samaniego

Wichita, Kansas

Richard A. Samaniego graduated from the University of Texas at Austin with a Bachelor of Arts Degree (B.A.) in Government and a minor in Business. Richard received his Juris Doctor (J.D.) from Washburn University School of Law in Topeka, Kansas and licensed to practice law in Texas in 2006 and in Kansas in 2007. Richard has represented clients and organizations in various matters before Kansas Municipal Courts, Kansas District Courts, the Kansas Court of Appeals, the Kansas Supreme Court, the Kansas Legislature, Kansas Administrative Agencies, and the Immigration Court. Richard currently serves as Chair of the Legislative Committee, past board member of the Wichita Bar Association Young Lawyers Division, member of the Family Law Committee, and Probate Committee.

Richard is a member of the American Bar Association, Kansas Bar Association, Wichita Bar Association, and State Bar of Texas. Richard provides legal services throughout central Kansas including: Butler County, Harvey County, Reno County, Sedgwick County and Sumner County.

His practice areas include: Adoption Law, Appellate Law, Alimony, Annulments, Business Law, Divorce, Family Law, Child Custody, Child Support, Criminal Law, Mediation, Settlement Agreements, Cohabitation Agreements, Contract Law, Domestic Relations, Family Mediation, Father's Rights, Felony, Grandparents Rights, Guardianships, Interstate Child Custody and Support, Juvenile Law, Mediation, Military Divorces, Misdemeanor, Municipal Law, Name Change, No Fault Divorce, Parenting time, Paternity, Postmarital Agreements, Premarital agreements, Probate, Qualified Domestic Relations Orders, Restraining Orders, Spousal Support, Termination of Parental Rights, Trusts, and Wills.

Areas of Practice

  • Adoption Law
  • Appellate Law
  • Alimony
  • Annulments
  • Business Law
  • Divorce
  • Family Law
  • Child Custody
  • Child Support
  • Criminal Law
  • Mediation
  • Settlement Agreements
  • Cohabitation Agreements
  • Contract Law
  • Domestic Relations
  • Family Mediation
  • Father's Rights
  • Felony
  • Grandparents Rights
  • Guardianships
  • Interstate Child Custody and Support
  • Juvenile Law
  • Military Divorces
  • Misdemeanor
  • Municipal Law
  • Name Change
  • No Fault Divorce
  • Parenting time
  • Paternity
  • Postmarital Agreements
  • Premarital agreements
  • Probate
  • Qualified Domestic Relations Orders
  • Restraining Orders
  • Spousal Support
  • Termination of Parental Rights
  • Trusts
  • Wills

Bar Admissions

  • Texas, 2006
  • Kansas, 2007


  • Washburn University School of Law, Topeka, Kansas
    • J.D.
  • University of Texas at Austin
    • B.A., Bachelor of Arts
    • Major: Government
    • Minor: Business

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • American Bar Association, Member
  • Kansas Bar Association, Member
  • Wichita Bar Association, Member
  • State Bar of Texas, Member
  • Wichita Bar Association, Legislative Committee, Chair
  • Wichita Bar Association Young Lawyers Division, Past Board Member
  • Wichita Bar Association, Family Law Committee, Member
  • Wichita Bar Association, Probate Committee