Judge Thomas M. Sutherland

Judge Sutherland

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  • Regular
  • Personal Injury
  • Name:  Thomas M. Sutherland

    Date of Birth:  November 20, 1959

    Place of Birth:  Prescott, KS

    When Appointed:  April 2003

    By Whom Appointed:  Governor Kathleen Sebelius

    City of Residence:  Lenexa, KS

    Family:  Wife, Melany; two children


    • B.S. Biology, 1981, Baker University, Baldwin City, KS
    • J.D. (Cum Laude), 1984, Washburn University

    Career History:

    • Law Clerk, Law Offices of Jerry R. Palmer, 1983-84
    • Research Attorney for Justice Robert Miller, Kansas Supreme Court, 1984-86            
    • Private Practice, Holbrook & Osborn, P.A., 1986-2003

    Civic and Professional Activities:

    • Johnson County Bar Association
    • Johnson County Bar Association Family Law Bench/Bar Committee
    • Kansas Bar Association
    • Kansas Bar Association Bench/Bar Committee
    • Missouri Bar Association
    • The Earl E. O'Connor American Inn of Court
    • Baker University Alumni Board Member
    • Lenexa United Methodist Church Children's Ministry Council
    • Lenexa United Methodist Church Children's Sunday School "Shepherd"
    • Bonjour Elementary School Block Parent Coordinator
    • KC Metro Leadership Council of the American Lung Association