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Stevens and Brand

Attorneys

Jeffrey L. Heiman

Areas of Practice

  • Business Law
  • Employment Law
  • Litigation (Commercial)
  • Personal Injury
  • Wills/Trusts




  • BAR ADMISSIONS
  • Kansas Bar, 2002
  • EDUCATION
  • University of Kansas; B.S. Business, 1999

    University of Kansas School of Law; Juris Doctorate, 2002
  • ABOUT JEFFREY

    Mr. Heiman maintains a diverse legal practice. He represents businesses whether large or small, established or just starting up. In that context, he assists with business formations, transactional matters, collections, and litigation. He is particularly adept at negotiating and drafting commercial lease agreements, residential rental agreements, real estate contracts, employment contracts, and a number of other contracts.

    Additionally, he represents individuals in personal injury, property damage, landlord-tenant, breach of contract, and other litigation matters. He also works closely with individuals to create effective and affordable estate plans through the use of wills, trusts, living wills, powers of attorney, and probate avoidance devices.

    Mr. Heiman also represents individuals in criminal and juvenile matters, where he regularly handles cases involving driving under the influence (DUI), possession of controlled substances and drug paraphernalia, the unlawful use of a driver’s license (Fake ID), minors consuming, purchasing, or possessing alcohol (MIP/MIC), and other misdemeanor and traffic violations.

    Mr. Heiman also serves as the City Attorney for Lecompton, Kansas and the City Prosecutor for Eudora, Kansas and Baldwin City, Kansas.

    Mr. Heiman graduated with Highest Distinction from the University of Kansas School of Business in 1999 and earned his J.D. from the University of Kansas School of Law in 2002. He was admitted to practice law in Kansas in 2002. From 2002 to 2004, Mr. Heiman served as a research attorney for the Honorable Lee A. Johnson, who was then a Judge on the Kansas Court of Appeals. Prior to joining Stevens & Brand, L.L.P., Mr. Heiman worked as an Associate with the law firm of Gilliland & Hayes, P.A.

    Mr. Heiman is a member of the Kansas Bar Association, the Douglas County Bar Association, the Judge Hugh Means Inn of Court, and the Lawrence Chamber of Commerce. He is actively involved in the Chamber’s Leadership Lawrence program. In addition, he also serves on the boards of The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society and the Douglas County Chapter of the American Red Cross.

  • AFFILIATIONS, ACTIVITIES AND HONORS

    Member:
  • Kansas Bar Association

    Douglas County Bar Association

    Judge Hugh Means Inn of Court

    Lawrence Chamber of Commerce

    Leadership Lawrence, Class of 2013

    Douglas County Red Cross Board Member

    Leadership Lawrence Advisory Board Member

    Lawrence Chamber of Commerce's Envoy Committee

    Chairperson of The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's 2013 Light the Night Walk

    Chairperson of the 2013 Taste of Lawrence Event, sponsored by the Lawrence

    Chamber of Commerce