Hunt & Associates P.C.

Mar 26, 2018

What is the Difference Between Mediation and Arbitration?

One of the primary roles attorneys play in cases is the role of negotiator and problem solver. Many people not in the legal field do not understand the difference between mediation and arbitration.

The simplest answer is that mediation is a voluntary meeting of the parties involved in a case to reach an agreement. The main point of mediation is to settle differences in a way that both sides find acceptable.  Some contracts, such as … Read more

Feb 20, 2018

Is Bullying OK?

I recently read an article that was about policymakers developing laws to safeguard and protect needy students from lunch shaming. Young children who are part of the free lunch program are stigmatized, made fun of and shamed because they cannot afford to buy school lunches.  This got me to thinking: Why is it that (supposedly most) parents teach their children to be kind to others, follow the “Golden Rule” and not be bullies yet kids … Read more

Feb 12, 2018

Welcoming Lucy G. Heil as an Associate Attorney

Hunt & Associates, PC warmly welcomes Lucy Heil who has joined the firm as an Associate Attorney. We are delighted to add such an experienced litigator and overall smart cookie to our team.

Lucy graduated in 1986 with her Bachelor’s degree from Miami University in Oxford, Ohio, then earned her law degree at Washburn University School of Law in Topeka, Kansas in 1991 and was admitted to the Kansas bar shortly thereafter.  She went on … Read more