Law Office of Ellen S. Goldman

Law Office of Ellen S. Goldman

Experienced Attorney located in Overland Park, Kansas, Specializing in Environmental, Family & Business Law

Firm Overview

Helping shape the future of businesses and individuals
Attorney Ellen S. Goldman has practiced law for more than 30 years. At the Law Office of Ellen S. Goldman, clients come first. When you call our office, we listen to you attentively and are motivated to make sure you get the quality representation you deserve. We are dedicated to providing you with outstanding legal counsel, and we work our hardest to resolve your legal issues in the most effective, cost-efficient manner. Ellen S. Goldman is licensed to practice in Kansas and Missouri, state and federal court and has served as special counsel for clients across the United States.

We specialize in the following areas:
Breach of Contract
Buying and Selling of Businesses
Child Custody
Child Support
Collaborative Law
Commercial Real Estate
Commercial Litigation
Corporate Law
Criminal Environmental Law
Divorce
Domestic Violence
Environmental Regulatory Planning
Environmental Law
Environmental Permitting
Environmental Litigation
General Business Counseling
General Practice
Trusts and Estates
Wills
Probate
An Attorney with a reputation for professionalism, dedication, and results

At the Law Office of Ellen S. Goldman, we take great pride and satisfaction in our work. We dedicate our time and energy and give our best to make sure our clients' legal issues are resolved favorably.

When you turn to our law practice, you can be sure your case is handled with respect and care. We know that each case is unique, and we work hard to develop innovative strategies and working solutions to your legal challenges.

Contact a reliable and knowledgeable Overland Park law firm

Call the Law Office of Ellen S. Goldman at 913-381-9520 or contact us online to schedule your consultation.
The Law Office of Ellen S. Goldman located in Overland Park and and serves clients throughout the Greater Kansas City area, including Johnson, Wyandotte, Jackson, Cass, and Clay Counties.
Main Office
Main Office
7944 Santa Fe Drive
Overland Park  KS  66204
Phone
  • 913.381.9520
Websites
Divorce
Full-Service Family Law Firm in Overland Park, Kansas
The Law Office of Ellen S. Goldman has served families in her Overland Park, We provide legal services in a wide spectrum of areas, including:
Adoption
Alimony
Child Custody and Visitation
Child Support
Child Support Modification
Divorce
Child in Need of Care Proceedings
Mediation
Prenuptial Agreements

Adoption
While adopting a child brings happiness to families, there can also be substantial heartache when something goes wrong. We assist families with the complex legal paperwork and procedures of adoption so you can feel confident that the process is handled accurately and your child's well-being is secure.

Alimony/Maintenance
Getting divorced is difficult, but it should not lead to a financial crisis. We can help you establish fair and equitable spousal support, allowing you to continue to live as comfortably as before your marriage ended.

Child custody and visitation
For any parent, child custody is the most heart-wrenching aspect of divorce. We will advocate for your parental rights so you can raise your children in a fit and healthy home.

Child support
Both parents share in the responsibility of raising a child. We do everything possible to help your child receive the financial support needed for a healthy, happy upbringing.

Child support modification
Child support payments remain the same unless and until the court modifies the child support order. If either the custodial or the non-custodial parent experiences a significant change in circumstances, we can guide you through the proper legal procedures to modify child support payments accordingly.

Divorce
We stand by you throughout your divorce. We obtain the best possible results in court or at the negotiation table, and have extensive experience handling issues such as the fair distribution of assets, the division of a marital home, child support payments and child custody rights.

Mediation
Mediation puts the decisions in your hands and often provides more expedient, predictable results than court trials produce. We can help you obtain a favorable divorce settlement.

Prenuptial agreements
When you marry your beloved, you may not foresee the potential problems that can lead to divorce. We expect the unexpected and draft premarital agreements that protect both spouses' interests. Having an agreement in place can alleviate some of the stress should you ever divorce.

Contact a family law attorney you can trust
To schedule an appointment with a family law attorney from the Law Office of Ellen S. Goldman, contact us online or call 913-381-9520. We are your ideal source for compassionate assistance as you transition from one phase of your life to the next.

Ellen Goldman

Practice areas
Buying and selling of businesses
Professional practices
Breach of contract
Corporate law
Environmental law
Environmental cleanup
Environmental permitting
Child custody
Child support
Divorce
Collaborative law
Domestic violence
Spousal support
General practice
Commercial real estate
Toxic torts
Trusts and estates
Wills
Probate

Admitted
Missouri, 1978
Kansas, 1995
United Stated District Court Western District of Missouri
United Stated District Court Western District of Kansas

Education
University of Missouri at Kansas City, J.D. with distinction, top 10%
University of Missouri-Columbia; University of Missouri-St. Louis, B.A., magna cum laude
Management Program Bloch School of Business, University of Missouri, Kansas City
Civil Mediation Training
Collaborative Law Training

Associations & memberships
Kansas Bar Association
Missouri Bar Association
Johnson County Bar Association
Kansas Trial Lawyers Association (Executive Board Member, Board of Governor's, 2004)
Earl E. O'Connor American Inns of Court (Executive Board Member, President 2012-2013)
Jewish Family Services Executive Board Member
Kansas Legal Services, Past President

Biographical details
Former Associate Regional Counsel, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. Recipient, Best Lawyers in America in the practice area of Collaborative Law: Family Law 2012, 2013.
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