Mr. Byers heads the firm’s employment law practice in Wichita and has more than 25 years’ experience counseling on workplace-related matters and litigating complex disputes. He represents clients in all aspects of employment relations and is known for finding practical solutions to workforce problems; establishing effective, compliant policies and practices; and navigating government audits. An active litigator, he has extensive experience handling employment-related class and collective actions and other complex litigation (including Title VII, ADEA, ERISA, FLSA, and NLRA). Mr. Byers was named 2017 and 2020 Wichita Lawyer of the Year in Labor Law – Management and 2015 Wichita Lawyer of the Year in Employment Law – Management by Best Lawyers©.
American Bar Association Employment Law Section; Kansas Bar Association Journal of the KBA Board of Editors and Employment Law Section past president