Wendy L. Kaus


Practice Areas

  • Elder law

  • Estate administration

  • Estate planning

  • Taxation

  • Trust


Practice History

Wendy L. Kaus practices primarily in the areas of simple and complex estate planning, elder law, trust and estate administration and taxation. Among the specific areas in which she represents clients are:

  • In the preparation of wills, trusts, powers of attorney, living wills, charitable trusts, life insurance trusts;

  • In the establishment of guardianships and conservatorships;

  • In probate and estate administration; and

  • In the assistance of tax issues with the Internal Revenue Service and Kansas Department of Revenue.



Ms. Kaus earned her Juris Doctor in 1995 from the Creighton University School of Law in Omaha, Nebraska, and is admitted to practice before the state and federal courts of Kansas. During law school, Ms. Kaus served on the Creighton University Law Review where she published an article. She earned bachelor of science degrees in mathematics and psychology, cum laude, from Creighton University in 1992.   


Bar Admissions

Riley County

American Bar Associations 


Past board member and graduate, Leadership Kansas

Past president, Manhattan Public Library Board of Trustees

Past president, Manhattan Konza Rotary Club

Estate Planning Instructor, UFM Community Learning Center

Member, Kids Voting Kansas Riley County Task Force

Member, Little Apple Pilot Club

Lector, St. Thomas More Catholic Church