Sheldon Bernstein Attorney At Law, LLC

About Us

“Every case is important.” That is a quote that makes the practice of law worthwhile to me. Whether the case is large or small, each is treated as the most important case I’ve ever had.

There is no such thing as “simple” when it comes to Domestic Relations. You are dealing with people’s lives, their children and their money. There is nothing more important.

More About Us

If you have a Domestic Relations or Family Law related legal concerns, please contact me. I have over 40 years of experience and I have tried over 2,000 family law cases.

Your case is where it should be if I am representing you.



  • University of Kansas B.S
  • University of Missouri at Kansas City J.D.
  • University of Missouri at Kansas City LLM

Areas Handled

Divorce, Dissolution of Marriage, Motions to Modify, Child Custody, Post Trial Motions, Appeals

Child Support, Pre & Post Nuptial Agreements, Contempt of Court, Visitation, Guardianships

Paternity, Annulments, and any other Domestic Relations or Family Law matter.

Awards & Honors

  • Dean of the Trial Bar
  • Martindale-Hubbell AV Rating
  • Listed in Best Lawyers of America for the past 20 years
  • Listed in Super Lawyers for Kansas and Missouri

Prior Experience

  • Private Law Practice - Over 30 Years Experience
  • Director of Wife and Child Support for the Jackson County Prosecutor’s Office
  • Deputy Director of the Department of Social Services
  • Juvenile Officer for Jackson County Missouri


  • Licensed to practice in the State of Missouri, Kansas, and the Supreme Court of the United States
  • American Bar Association
  • Missouri and Kansas Bar Associations
  • Metropolitan Bar Association of Kansas City
  • Johnson County Bar Association of Kansas
  • American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers


Our Location

4707 College Blvd Suite 207
Leawood, Kansas 66211

(816) 444-7280

Monday - Friday : 9:00am - 5:00p