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James (Jay) Newbery – Associate
ISLN:
BA, JD

 

 

 

 

 

 

Practice Areas
Corporate and Contract Law; Non-Profit, Business and Estate Planning; Probate and Trust Administration; Tax Planning

Admitted: 2014, Kansas and U.S. District Court, District of Kansas

Law School: Washburn University School of Law, J.D.

Born: Topeka, Kansas, April 6, 1977

Jay Newbery grew up in Topeka, Kansas and is currently an associate attorney with Newbery, Ungerer & Hickert, LLP, practicing in the areas of Corporate and Contract Law, Business and Estate Planning, Probate and Trust Administration, and Tax Planning.  Prior to law school, Jay worked in the field of commercial banking and most recently operated a commercial loan production office serving the Kansas City metropolitan area.  While working in commercial banking, Jay assisted local businesses of all sizes achieve success by offering tailored financial solutions to meet the business’s needs.

Education and Professional Designations:

  • JD, Washburn University School of Law, 2013
  • BA, Economics with a minor in Spanish, University of Missouri Kansas City, 2005


Experience

  • Associate Attorney, Newbery, Ungerer & Hickert LLP, Topeka, Kansas, 2014-Present
  • Legal Intern, Newbery, Ungerer & Hickert LLP, Topeka, Kansas, 2010-2014


Professional and Civic Affiliations:

  • Topeka Bar Association
  • Kansas Bar Association
  • American Bar Association
  • Helping Hands Humane Society-Director and Fundraising Committee Member
  • Greater Topeka Chamber of Commerce

Presentations:

  • Estate Planning for Farmers and Ranchers, National Business Institute (2014)