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James G. Flaherty - Ottawa, KS

216 S. Hickory P.O. Box 17 Ottawa, KS 66067- 2309

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Updated: 10/14/2022

Ottawa Public Utility Law Lawyer

Overview

Jim was born in Kansas City, Missouri in 1957. He received his undergraduate degree from Rockhurst College in 1979 and received his law degree from Washburn University School of Law in 1982. Jim was an Assistant General Counsel at the Kansas Corporation Commission from 1982-1985. He joined the firm in 1985 and became a partner in 1990. He is admitted to practice before all courts in Kansas, the U.S. District Court for the District of Kansas, and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit...

About James G. Flaherty

Practice Areas

  • Public Utility Law
  • Oil & Gas

Current Employment Position(s)

  • Partner

Qualifications

Bar Admissions

  • Kansas, 1982
  • U.S. Federal Court, 1982

Other Affiliations

  • Kansas Bar Association
  • American Bar Association
  • Energy Bar Association
  • Kansas Independent Oil and Gas Association
  • Eastern Kansas Oil and Gas Association

Education

  • Washburn University School of Law, Topeka, Kansas
    J.D., Doctor of Jurisprudence
  • Rockhurst College, Kansas City, Missouri
    B.A., Bachelor of Arts
    Honors: magna cum laude

Achievements

Other Sources of Feedback About James G. Flaherty

Included on the 2022 Missouri & Kansas list


Past Lists

  • 2021 Missouri & Kansas Super Lawyers list
  • 2020 Missouri & Kansas Super Lawyers list
  • 2019 Missouri & Kansas Super Lawyers list
  • 2018 Missouri & Kansas Super Lawyers list
  • 2017 Missouri & Kansas Super Lawyers list
  • 2016 Missouri & Kansas Super Lawyers list
  • 2015 Missouri & Kansas Super Lawyers list
  • 2014 Missouri & Kansas Super Lawyers list
  • 2013 Missouri & Kansas Super Lawyers list
  • 2012 Missouri & Kansas Super Lawyers list
  • 2011 Missouri & Kansas Super Lawyers list
  • 2010 Missouri & Kansas Super Lawyers list
  • 2009 Missouri & Kansas Super Lawyers list
  • 2008 Missouri & Kansas Super Lawyers list

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Representative Clients

  • Atmos Energy
  • Black Hills Energy
  • Colt Energy, Inc.
  • Columbus Telephone Company
  • Elkhart Telephone Company
  • ONE Gas, Inc.
  • ONEOK, Inc.
  • Suburban Water Company
  • The Empire District Electric Company
  • Liberty Utilities

References

  • Kansas State Bank
  • Arvest Bank

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Office Information

Address

216 S. Hickory P.O. Box 17 Ottawa, KS 66067- 2309

Fax

  • 785-242-1279

Offers Free Initial Consultation

Yes

Accepts Credit Cards

Yes

Publication

Representative Cases

  • Coover v. Neosho Ridge Wind LLC, 2019 WL 11695617
  • Kansas Petroleum, Inc. v. Colorado Interstate Gas Co., 710 F.Supp. 758, 1989, D.Kan., 1989056833
  • Greeley Gas Co. v. State Corp. Com'n of State of Kan., 807 P.2d 167, 1991, Kan.App., 1991049012
  • Amoco Production Co. v. Charles B. Wilson, Jr. Inc, 266 Kan. 1084, 976 P.2d 941 , 1999
  • Water District No. 1 of Johnson County v. Mission Hills Country Club, 265 Kan. 355, 960 P.2d 239 , 1998
  • Sprint Communications Co. L.P. v. Corp. Commission, 45 Kan. App. 2d 460, 249 P.3d 1210 , 2011
  • Hiji v. City of Garnett, 248 Kan. 1, 804 P.2d 950 , 1991
  • Osborn Energy, LLC v. Atmos Energy Corp., 265 P.3d 599 , 2011
  • Gas Service Co. State Corp. Com’n, 15 Kan. App. 2d 285, 807 P.2d 167 , 1983
  • Mobil Exploration & Producing U.S. Inc. v. State Corp. Commission, 258 Kan. 796 908 P.2d 1276 , 1995
  • Greeley Gas Company v. State Corp. Com’n, 15 Kan. App. 2d 285, 807 P.2d 167 , 1991
  • Southwest Kansas Royalty Owners Association v. State Corp. Commission, 244 Kan. 157, 769 P.2d 1 , 1989
  • Farmland Industries, Inc. v. Kansas Corp. Com’n, 26 Kan. App. 2d 1031, 37 P.3d 640 , 2001
  • Midwest Gas Users Ass’n v. State Corp. Com’n, 30 Kan. App. 2d 61 , 2002
  • Flint Hills Tallgrass Prairie Heritage Foundation v. Scottish Power, PLC, 2005 WL 427503 , 2005
  • United Cities Gas Co. v. Brock Exploration, 984 F. Supp. 1379 (1977); 995 F. Supp. 1284 , 1998
  • Kansas Mun. Gas Agency v. Vesta Energy Co., Inc., 840 F. Supp. 814 (1993); 843 F. Supp. 1401 , 1994
  • Maisch v. Hunt Midwest Mining, Inc., 1997 WL 94234 , 1997
  • Aquila, Inc. v. State Corp. Com’n., 115 P.3d 794 , 2005
  • BOC Gases v. State Corp. Com’n., 117 P.3d 151 , 2005
  • J. P. Morgan Trust Co., v. Mid-America Pipeline Co., 473 F. Supp. 2d 1162 (2007); 413 F. Supp. 2d 1244 , 2006
  • State Corp. Comm. V. F.C.C., 787 F.2d 1421 , 1986
  • Gas Service Co. State Corp. Com’n, 662 P.2d 264, 1983
  • Catron v. Colt Energy, Inc. 2014 WL 2828683
  • Lutz v. Petro-D Corp. 1989 WL 9331, 1989
  • National Helium Corporation v. Seward County, Kansas; Kansas Court of Appeals 1992 WL 12944849, 1992
  • Wallis v. Dog Day, Inc. 317 P.3d 148, 2014
  • United Steelworkers of America, Local No. 4706 v. Kansas Com’n on Civil Rights, 855 P.2d 905, 1993
  • Mid-Gulf, Inc. v. Bishop, 1992 WL 133902
  • Williams Natural Gas Company, Inc. v. State Corporation Commission 1995 WL 18253364
  • J.W. Lange Petroleum, Inc. v. Lange, 787 F. Supp. 975, 1992
  • Citizens’ Utility Ratepayer Board v. State Corp. Com’n of Kansas, 202 P.3d 109, 2009

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