William I. Heydman

William I. Heydman

Sole Practitioner
Location:
Garden City, Kansas
Phone:
620-765-4269
Fax:
620-275-7005
Email:
Bill Heydman was born in Poughkeepsie, New York. He graduated from Northwestern Oklahoma State University with a B.A. degree in History and Economics in 1985. He graduated from the University of Oklahoma College of Law in 1988, and began his law practice in Kinsley, Kansas. He was a partner with Hope, Mills, Bolin, Collins, Ramsey & Heydman in Garden City, Kansas, and with Heydman Kliewer, LLP, also in Garden City, Kansas. He began his solo practice, Heydman Law, LLC in June of 2014, and his wife, Alicia, is his legal assistant. Bill has extensive experience in all areas of family law, and he has mediated over 500 child custody cases. Bill and Alicia have four children, and Western Kansas has been their home for the past 26 years.

Areas of Practice

  • 95% Family Law
  • Divorce
  • Child Custody
  • Child Support
  • Paternity Cases
  • Adoption
  • 5% General Civil Litigation

Litigation Percentage

  • 95% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Kansas, 1988
  • U.S. District Court District of Kansas, 1988

Education

  • University of Oklahoma College of Law, Norman, Oklahoma
    • J.D. - May, 1988
  • Northwestern Oklahoma State University, Alva, Oklahoma
    • B.A. - May, 1985
    • Major: History and Economics

Classes/Seminars

  • Family Law Update, SW Kansas Bar Association, 2004
  • Business Law, Dodge City Community College, 1991 - 1992

Honors and Awards

  • Southwest Kansas Bar Association Civility Award, 2001 - 2002

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Kansas Bar Association, Member, 1988 - 2014
  • Southwest Kansas Bar Association, Member, 1988 - 2014

Past Employment Positions

  • Rae E. Batt, Attorney at Law, Associate, 1988 - 1990
  • William I. Heydman, Attorney at Law, Sole Practitioner, 1990 - 1995
  • Hope, Mills, Bolin, Collins, Ramsey & Heydman, Partner, 1995 - 2003
  • Heydman Kliewer, LLP, Partner, 2003 - 2014

Languages

  • English

Fraternities/Sororities

  • Sigma Theta Kappa