David P. Calvert


Email: david@davidpcalvert.com

David's practice is focused on General Civil Law, Personal Injury and Automobile Accidents, and Americans with Disabilities Act access cases. A former Sedgwick County District Judge, he has over 40 years experience practicing law and has recognized expertise in General Civil Law, Personal Injury Law, Automobile Accidents. He is known for his expertise throughout the midwest for his work with persons with disabilities and Americans with Disabilities Act access matters.

You can always count on David to take the time necessary to clearly explain your case's procedures and status so that you are up to date on every development at all times.


About David


Education
  • Emporia State University, 1963
  • Washburn Law School, JD, 1967

Bar Admissions
  • Kansas, 1967
  • United States District Court, Kansas, 1967
  • United States Court of Appeals, 10th Circuit, 1967

Professional Experience
  • Assistant District Attorney and Director and Founder of Sedgwick County's Consumer Protection Division, 1967 1972
  • District Judge, 18th Judicial District of Kansas (Sedgwick County), 1973 1983
    • Kansas Trial Judge of the Year, 1976
  • Private Practice, 1984 to date
  • Mediator, United States District Court, Kansas

Professional Organizations
  • Kansas Association for Justice
  • Kansas Bar Association
    • Professional Ethics Advisory Committee, 1987 present
    • Alternative Dispute Resolution Section, President, 2005-2006
  • Wichita Bar Association
    • Medical Legal Committee, Chairman, 1992 1994
    • Ethics Committee, 1990 present
  • Kansas Legal Services, Inc.
    • Board of Directors, 2008 – present; Secretary-Treasurer, 2010-present

Kansas Supreme Court Committees
  • Kansas Supreme Court Committee on Jury Management Standards, Chairman, 1981 1983
  • Kansas Supreme Court Commission on Opening the Courts, Chairman, 1992 1998

Civic Organizations and Activities
  • Wichita/Sedgwick County Wichita Access Advisory Board
    • Chair, 2005 - present
  • Kansas Assistive Technology Cooperative Board of Directors (KATCO)
    • President, Board of Directors, 2008 - present
  • Independent Living Resource Center, Inc. Board of Directors
    • President, Board of Directors, 1999-2001
  • University of Kansas School of Medicine Wichita, Women's Research Institute
    • Board of Directors, 2009-present
  • The U. S. Access Board (United States Architectural and Transportation Barriers Compliance Board), Courthouse Subcommittee, Co-Chair, 2004 - 2006
  • Wichita Rotary Club

Awards and Recognition
  • Martindale-Hubble AV Rating (Highest Rating in Legabilities & Ethical Standards)
  • Kansas Super Lawyer, 2010, 2011
  • Michael Lechner Award for Meritorius Advocacy for Kansas with Disabilities, Kansas Commission on Disability Concerns, 2004

Our Legal Expertise


If you require Wichita legal advice or representation, do not hesitate to call David today.

  • Civil Law

  • Personal Injury Law

  • Automobile Accident Law

  • Disability Access Law

  • Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)