No matter the situation, facing any divorce or family law matter can be emotionally trying for everyone involved. When these issues arise, it is important to have representation on your side that can effectively and compassionately guide you through your matter. Jessica Parks is a Junior Associate Attorney with Stange Law Firm, PC and she can assist and help clients throughout Shawnee County and the surrounding areas from the firm’s Topeka, Kansas family law office.
Jessica attended law school at the University of Kansas School of Law in Lawrence, Kansas. There she obtained her Juris Doctorate while also being a member of both the International Law Society and the Federal Bar Association. Prior to law school, she attended Emporia State University in Emporia, Kansas where she earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science with minors in both Legal Studies and Spanish, graduating cum laude. While earning her undergraduate degree, Jessica earned multiple accolades including being named a Shepherd Scholar, the Social Sciences Student of the Year, Political Science Student of the Year, and being a Newberg Outstanding Senior nominee. She also served as the Vice President of the Green Party Club where she helped coordinate meetings and services projects, as well as facilitate speakers. She is currently licensed to practice in the state of Kansas.
Before joining the Topeka, Kansas family law attorneys at Stange Law Firm, Jessica worked as a Legal Publishing Assistant for the Kansas Judicial Council where she assisted in the publication and distribution of the Kansas Pattern Jury Instructions and worked to complete administrative tasks and legal research. She also spent time as an Elder Law Legal Intern for Kansas Legal Services. In this role, she performed legal research and gave clients legal advice over the phone as well as drafted advance directives for clients.
In her time outside of her legal work, Jessica is an avid reader and a cat-enthusiast. She is also intermediate in the Spanish language.