About Jeffrey A. Dehon

Jeffrey A. Dehon is originally from Nevada, Missouri. He graduated from the University of Missouri - Kansas City in 1979. In 1982, he graduated from Washburn University School of Law. He worked for the Wichita, Kansas, District Attorney's office in 1983. He has been in private practice in Wyandotte County, Kansas, since 1984. Mr. Dehon is also a court-approved Guardian ad litem for children.


Kansas Bar Association
Missouri Bar Association
Wyandotte County Bar Association


Washburn University School of Law, Topeka, Kansas
Juris Doctorate – May 1982

Honors and Activities

Moot Court
Phi Alpha Delta Legal Fraternity


Bachelor of Arts with Major in Administration of Justice, May 1979

Honors and Activities

Graduation with Distinction, Top 10 Percent of 1979 Class
Mortar Board, 1979
Dean's Honor Roll, 1976 – 1979
President of Administration of Justice Honor Society, 1979
“Who's Who in American Colleges and Universities,” 1979
Author of Administration of Justice Charter
Administration of Justice Scholastic Award, 1979
Member of Intramural Athletic Board, 1978 – 1979
UMKC Golf Club, 1976

Summary of Qualifications

Jeffrey A. Dehon has extensive experience in pre-trial discovery and experience in civil bench and jury trial matters, including areas involving complex legal and factual issues. He is responsible for the management and control of a caseload of approximately 100 to 150 files per year. He is not an attorney who will tell a client what the client merely wants to hear, but will tell a client what the client specifically needs to hear and know regarding his/her case. Jeffrey A. Dehon is also a qualified and court approved Guardian Ad Litem for children in divorce and custody cases and in child abuse cases.

Civic Activities And Past Affiliations

Kansas Bar Association
Missouri Bar Association
Wyandotte County Bar Association
Past Member of Association of Trial Lawyers of America
Past Member of the Kansas Trial Lawyers Association
Child Welfare Project for Kansas
Matrimonial Family Law Society Member
Former Vice President of Wyandotte County American Cancer Society Unit
President of Board of Directors for Shadow Glen Golf Club (2012-2013)