Kansas City Divorce Lawyer

The law office of Kelly, Symonds & Reed, LLC, offers experienced legal guidance in contested divorce and uncontested divorce and other family law matters, including child custody, ex parte orders of protection and modifications of divorce decrees. Lawyers David A. Kelly and John Reed serve clients throughout Wyandotte County, Johnson County and the Greater Kansas City metro area.

Contact the law office of Kelly, Symonds & Reed, LLC, at 816-347-1818 to schedule a free initial consultation.

Personalized Service And Vigorous Advocacy From Our Lee's Summit Law Firm

Whether you are upset about the divorce or just want the process to be over, our firm is here to help you. We listen carefully to your needs and goals and assess your legal situation. We educate you about your rights so you can make informed decisions based on realistic expectations.

We know that you are entrusting our law firm with some of the most important legal concerns of your life. We will work tirelessly to help you effectively solve your legal problems and enter into the next chapter of your life looking forward, not back.

Division Of Marital Property And Marital Debt

Marital property includes property, assets and debts that were acquired during the marriage. We provide knowledgeable representation that protects our clients' rights during property divisions and can explain your rights regarding contributions to the marriage. Property can include homes, vehicles, real property, businesses, stocks, bonds, 401(k) plans and more.

Child Custody And Visitation

Our clients have many myths and fears concerning child custody and visitation when they first visit our office. We help them understand what the reality is and how we can seek a solution regarding custody and visitation that works for the children as well as for our clients. Our firm also handles a significant number of paternity and custody matters.

At Kelly, Symonds & Reed, LLC, we also help individuals who need to work with child services in order to regain their parental rights to their children. From guardianship proceedings to custody hearings, we are here for you.

Child Support

Child support is determined by Missouri state guidelines. Factors in the calculation include each parent's income, any special needs of the children, the time each parent spends with the children, health insurance costs and other issues.

Alimony Or Spousal Maintenance

Alimony provides the lower-earning spouse with permanent or temporary financial support to maintain a standard of living that was acquired during the marriage.


If you feel as though your domestic relations order is in need of a modification, our lawyers will work with you to achieve your goals. We also know how to enforce orders that are not being followed through contempt hearings.

Call For A Free Initial Consultation Today

To learn how an experienced attorney can help, please call for a free initial consultation with our office: 816-347-1818. Our divorce attorneys are ready to discuss your case. You may also contact our Kansas City, Missouri, office through email.

For those who cannot make it to our office during the work day, we can schedule evening appointments.