Attorney Valerie L. Moore


Valerie L. Moore

Location: Lenexa, Kansas

Email: Email Me

Phone: (913) 317-8999

Fax: (913) 327-8492


Areas of Practice

  • Divorce (including high asset divorces)
  • Child Custody and Parenting Time (initial determination and modifications)
  • Paternity
  • Child Support
  • Mediation
  • Guardianship/Conservatorship
  • Adoption (stepparent, agency, same-sex couples)
  • Child Protection Actions
  • LGBTQ family-law related matters (planning, adoptions, dissolution)
  • Grandparent Rights Actions
  • Other Family Law related matters

Classes/Seminars

  • Depositions, Kansas Bar Association, Young Lawyers Section, 2008 – Present
  • Non-Traditional Familes, Kansas Bar Association, 2007 – Present
  • Relocation Cases, Kansas Bar Association, 2006 – Present
  • A View from the Bench, Kansas Bar Association, 2008 – Present
  • A GAL, Case Manager, Mediator walk into a room…, Kansas Bar Association, 2011 – Present
  • Divorce 101: Property Division, Johnson County Bar Association, 2011 – Present
  • Role of GAL’s, Kansas Bar Association, 2012 – Present
  • GAL 101, Kansas Bar Association, 2012 – Present
  • Child Support, Johnson County Bar Association, 2013 – Present
  • Motions, Johnson County Family Law American Inn of Court, 2013 – Present
  • Ethics and Technologies, Johnson County Bar Association, 2014 – Present
  • Same-Sex and Probate Issues, Johnson County Bar Association, 2014 – Present
  • Legislative/Case Law Update, Kansas Bar Association, 2014 – Present
  • Ethics, Johnson County Family Law American Inn of Court, 2015 – Present
  • Ethics, NBI, 2015 – Present
  • Ethics, Johnson County Family Law American Inn of Court, 2016 – Present

Published Works

  • The Role of Guardian Ad Litem in Family Law Matters, ABA web article
  • How to Choose Your Cases, ABA Web article

Bar Admissions

  • Kansas, 2000
  • U.S. District Court District of Kansas, 2000

Education

  • Washburn University School of Law, Topeka, Kansas
    • J.D. – 2000
  • Kansas State University, Manhattan, Kansas
    • B.S. – 1997
    • Major: Political Science

Past Employment Positions

  • Goodenow & Moore, LLC, Managing Partner, 2002 – 2006
  • Kansas Legal Services, Staff Attorney, 2000 – 2002

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, Fellow, 2016 – Present
  • Johnson County Bar Association, Family Law Section President, 2012 – Present
  • Johnson County Bar Association, Member, 2000 – Present
  • Johnson County Family Law American Inn of Court, Secretary, 2013 – Present
  • Johnson County Bar Association, Member of the Guardian Ad Litem Bench Bar Committee
  • Kansas Bar Association, Family Law Section President, 2010 – 2011
  • Kansas Bar Association, Family Law Section President-Elect, 2009 – 2010
  • Kansas Bar Association, Family Law CLE Coordinator, 2008 – 2009
  • American Bar Association – Family Law Section, Committee Member – Ethics, 2007 – Present
  • Young Lawyers Division of the American Bar Association, Vice Chair of Family Law Division, 2008 – 2009