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Kate Zigtema

Contact: (913) 647-7567
Law School: University of Kansas School of Law - University of Kansas
Jurisdictions: Kansas
Federal Circuit


About Kate Zigtema
Ms. Zigtema is a Kansas City native, attending Notre Dame de Sion High School. Ms. Zigtema graduated from Georgetown University, Washington, DC with a double major in International Business and Finance prior to obtaining her law degree from the University of Kansas. During her time at KU, Ms. Zigtema worked for the Johnson County District Attorney's Office gaining trial experience in the adult felony division . After graduation, Ms. Zigtema entered into private practice

Ms. Zigtema's practice is primarily focused on criminal, traffic and juvenile defense at all levels, from investigation to the Kansas Supreme Court. Ms. Zigtema also works in the Federal District of Kansas as a criminal defense lawyer.

Ms. Zigtema's experience includes defense of offenses including first degree murder, sex offenses, drug/alcohol and property offenses. Ms. Zigtema has argued before the Kansas Court of Appeals and the Kansas Supreme Court.

Practice Areas
  • Appeals & Appellate
  • Criminal Law
  • Domestic Violence
  • Juvenile Law
  • Municipal Law
  • Traffic Tickets
Additional Practice Areas
  • Traffic Law
  • Credit Cards Accepted
    • Mastercard & Visa
  • Rates, Retainers and Additional Information
    • Retainers quoted on a case by case basis
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Federal Circuit 
Georgetown UniversityB.S.
University of Kansas School of Law - University of KansasJ.D.
Professional Associations
Member, Kansas Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
Member, Criminal Justice Act Panel
Member, Johnson County Bar Association
Member, Missouri Bar Association
Member, Kansas Women's Attorney's Association
Member, Kansas Young Lawyer's Association


Articles & Publications


Website: Website


8700 Monrovia
Ste 310
Lenexa, KS 66215
Telephone: (913) 647-7567