Brooks Severson’s practice involves a variety of complex litigation cases, including personal injury defense, employment law, workers compensation defense, and property tax appeals. She has actively participated in all phases of civil litigation, and has first chaired approximately ten jury trials, including two in federal court. She was named the Kansas Bar Association Young Lawyer of the Year in 2010 and was honored as a Rising Star in the Super Lawyers magazine for the past three years. In 2013 Brooks was recognized as a Super Lawyer for Kansas and Missouri. Brooks holds dual degrees in accounting and finance from Kansas State University and graduated from Washburn University School of Law, with honors, in 2005.
Brooks is actively involved in both the Wichita and Kansas Bar Associations. Brooks previously served on the WBA Board of Governors and is a member of the WBA Civil Practice Committee. She has also served many times as a volunteer speaker for Law Day. She served on the Wichita Bar Association Young Lawyers board starting in 2008 and last served as the Young Lawyers President. Brooks has also been a member of the Wichita Women Attorneys Association for several years and has previously served numerous terms on its board. Brooks has also served on the Kansas Bar Association Young Lawyers board as Newsletter Co-Editor for the past two years and last held the position of President.
In addition to her activities with the bar, Brooks is very involved in the Wichita community. She has served on an allocation panel for the United Way for several years and as a judge for the Spirit of Caring Award. Brooks also volunteers her time as a Big Sister with Kansas Big Brothers Big Sisters. In her spare time, Brooks enjoys biking, participating in triathlons, and taking on home improvement projects.
Brooks G. SeversonMember
- Civil Litigation
- Business Litigation
- Consumer Litigation
- Employment Law
- Kansas Bar Association
- Wichita Bar Association
- Wichita Bar Association Young Lawyers
- Kansas Bar Association Young Lawyers
- Wichita Women Attorneys Association