Team of Leading Lawyers at Your Service
Norton, Wasserman, Jones & Kelly, L.L.C. is an award-winning law firm located in Salina, KS. Our hard work, experience, and passion for helping our fellow community members have earned us a reputation built on trust amongst families and businesses throughout North Central, Northwest, Southwest Kansas.
Each of our attorneys is devoted to providing a variety of solutions for clients’ needs. We specialize in a number of areas of practice, including family and business law, so whether you’ve come to us during a time of distress or personal or business matters, you’ll work with a firm that cares about your peace of mind and success.
Kenneth W. Wasserman
Ken has been practicing law since 1972. He works in the areas of planning estates; writing wills and trusts; probating wills; elder law; assisting persons or others who are purchasing homes, land or other property; setting up business organizations; and working on business planning and operational matters. Ken has also had extensive experience with zoning and land use issues, agricultural matters, commercial and banking transactions, and tax issues.
Norman R. Kelly
Norman has been practicing law since 1980. He represents individuals who have been injured in farm, home, and automobile accidents, and/or as the result of the use of products, medical, malpractice, or substandard nursing home care. He has made many significant recoveries for his clients (including many in the millions) through settlement and/or jury trial. He has a proven ability to timely investigate, work up, and try cases of this nature to a jury, if needed, to obtain the maximum possible results. He also prides himself on keeping his clients informed at all steps of the claim and litigation process. Norman has significant experience in obtaining recoveries for victims of discrimination and work-related injuries.
Robert A. Martin
Bob has been practicing law since 1994. He primarily represents civil litigants in family, real estate, contested probate, construction, business, and commercial litigation. He also represents persons who have been injured in accidents.
Brendan J. Burke
Brendan has been practicing law since 2007. Brendan works in all areas of litigation, including primarily family law and domestic relations. Brendan also serves as a Guardian Ad Litem in various court matters. Brendan also works in the area of insurance defense and other general civil litigation.
Caden L. Butler
Caden has been practicing law since 2010. He practices in the estate planning, real estate, business law and transactional law areas of practices. Caden graduated in May of 2009 with a Juris Doctor degree from the University of Kansas School of Law. Prior to law school, Caden graduated from Kansas State University with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Political Science with a Minor in Business in May of 2006.
Anthony C. Hanks
Tony has been practicing law since 2021. His areas of practice are insurance defense, personal injury, family law and domestic relations, and other general civil litigation. Tony graduated in May of 2021 with a Juris Doctor from the University of Kansas School of Law. Prior to law school, Tony graduated from Southern Illinois University Edwardsville in May of 2018 with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Economics with a Minor in Music.
Frank C. Norton
Frank had been practicing law since 1956. As one of the founding attorneys, he worked in a wide variety of practice areas including estates, land or other property, helped business with plans and other operational matters. Frank’s commitment to the firm has set a precedent for dedication, and honest representation to the Salina, KS, and North Central, Northwest, Southwest Kansas communities. He will be deeply missed.
Robert S. Jones
After more than 4 decades zealously advocating for his clients, Bob retired in 2021. The firm appreciates Bob’s many years of service and we know he looks forward to spending time outside the office with friends and family.
“Brendan is amazing! He is very professional and responsive, while also being very kind and understanding. He has handled all dealings with my case very quickly, and I truly cannot recommend him enough!”
– Hanna W.
“I have been represented by 2 attorneys at this firm. I appreciate and trust their advice. I highly recommend this firm.”
– Rhonda M.
“We have been using this firm for over 35 years both for business and personal. They are easy to work with and follow-through is good.”
– Chuck H.
“Brendan did a great job and was very attentive to our family. I would highly suggest this firm and him for your attorney needs. Five stars for sure!”
– Tara H.
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