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Hampton, John L.

Contact Information:

Name: Hampton, John L.
Address: 900 Massachusetts Street, Suite 200 Lawrence, Kansas 66044
Phone: 785-749-2521
Fax: 785-842-8999
Website: -
Practice Region: Topeka, KS

Bar Admissions

District of Kansas: 07406 (-)
Others: Western District of Missouri, Federal
In Good Standing: Yes

ADR Experience

Experience: In the last five years, I've been lead counsel for a party in mediation over thirty times. I am only now beginning my practice as a mediator, however, I have been involved in mediation for over thirty years, dating back to some of the first mediations in federal court with Judge Kelly and Magistrate Reed.
Lead Mediator Sessions: 0
Co-Mediator Sessions: 0
Counsel for a Party Sessions: 20

ADR Training

Course Info: I completed the Core Mediation Training through Johnson County Community College Center for Business and Technology in July, 2011, and received 24 hours of CME. I completed Civil Mediation Training through Johnson County Community College Center for Business and Technology on March 2, 2012 and received an additional 24 hours of CME.
Total CME Hours: 48
Approved Mediator for Civil Cases by the State of Kansas: No

Legal Experience

Experience: I have been a practicing trial attorney since July, 1971, and have first chaired 86 jury trials in my career. My practice has been extremely diverse in that I have handled personal injury, business litigation, employment cases, probate matters, civil rights, products liability, FELA, and even a maritime law case. And, half the time I've been on the Plaintiff's side and the other half on the defense.
Active Litigation: 41 Years
50% representing Plaintiffs
50% representing Defendants
80% in Federal Courts
20% in State Courts
Other Experience:  
Education: I received my JD from the University of Kansas in the spring of 1971.
Additional Details: Member of the Kansas Judicial Council Civil Procedure Advisory Committee.

Fee Structure

Rate: $250.00 Per hour preparation and mediation time on two party cases. $350.00 per hour on multi-party and complex cases.