Shea Stevens focuses her practice on family law and assists clients in the Greater Kansas City area seeking divorce, modification, child support, alimony, asset and debt division, paternity and prenuptial and postnuptial agreements. Shea is licensed in Kansas and Missouri and is also a court approved Guardian ad Litem for Missouri.
Ms. Stevens received a Bachelor of Science in Psychology from Kansas State University, and a juris doctor from the University of Tulsa. Shea practiced in corporate law for several years prior to opening her own law firm in the spring of 2008.
Shea Stevens is a member of the Kansas Bar Association, Johnson County Bar Association, and Missouri Bar Association. In addition to her private practice, Shea donates a great amount of time and effort to assist people in her community by providing pro bono legal advice and work through Kansas Legal Services. In her free time, Shea and her family enjoy attending sporting events, traveling, yard work and going to the movies.
Because the practice of family law involves the most personal aspects of an individual’s life, it is important to select an attorney who can provide a client with the utmost in personal attention, and who is available and accessible when needed. Shea Stevens is accessible to her clients and communicates with them on a regular and timely basis, and personally returns each email and phone call.
Ms. Stevens’ availability underscores her attentiveness to her client’s emotional needs which is of primary importance in a family law context. Clearly, there are few times in an individual’s life as stressful as the termination of the marital relationship. Shea received her undergraduate degree in psychology, and brings the benefit of this knowledge to her clients when counseling them through one of the most difficult emotional times in their life.