Attorney Profile

About Richard Ralls

Richard Ralls is a former award winning investigative reporter and former county bar association president with over 25 years experience in the practice of law. He handles matters ranging from simple uncontested divorces involving no assets to cases involving multi-million dollar marital estates and contested child custody. His office prides itself on personal service, answering your phone call in person, and making Saturday and evening appointments available for busy clients.

Professional Associations, Memberships and Presentations

Kansas Bar Association

  • Member and former Chair, Media Bar Committee
  • Member, Board of Editors, Kansas Bar Association Journal
  • Member, Family Law Committee

Missouri Bar Association

  • Member, Family Law Committee

Other Professional Associations

  • Member and past President, Johnson County Bar Association
  • Member, Planning Commission, City of Mission Woods
  • Speaker, Media Law Seminar, Wichita, Kansas
  • Panelist and past Member, Investigative Reporters and Editors

Practice Areas

Bar Admissions

  • Kansas, 1984
  • Missouri, 1995


  • J.D. University of Missouri Kansas City School of Law, Kansas City, MO, 1984
  • B.A. University of Missouri-Kansas City, Kansas City, MO, 1972

Legal Articles

Survey of Urban Government Law, The Urban Lawyer, Winter, 1984
Casenote, The Urban Lawyer, Winter, 1983