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Melissa Kelly Schroeder - Lenexa, KS

11900 W. 87th Street ParkwaySte. 250 Lenexa, KS 66215

Updated: 05/08/2024

Lenexa Family Law Lawyer

About Melissa Kelly Schroeder

Practice Areas

  • Family Law
  • Divorce
  • Same-Sex Divorce
  • Legal Separation
  • Annulment
  • Child Custody
  • Paternity
  • Father's Rights
  • Grandparent's Rights
  • High Net Worth Divorce
  • Division of Assets and Debts
  • Post Divorce Modification
  • Enforcement of Judgments
  • Restraining Orders
  • Child in Need of Care/Family Services


Bar Admissions

  • Kansas, 1996
  • Missouri, 1999
  • U.S. District Court District of Kansas, 1996
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Missouri, 1999
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 10th Circuit, 1996

Other Affiliations

  • Kansas Bar Association
  • Johnson County Bar Association
  • Missouri Bar Association


  • Washburn University School of Law, Topeka, Kansas, 1995
    Law Journal: Washburn Law Journal, 1996
  • Kansas State University, Manhattan, Kansas, 1993
    Honors: Dean's List
    Major: Political Science
    Major: Sociology


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Office Information


11900 W. 87th Street ParkwaySte. 250 Lenexa, KS 66215


  • 913-451-0004

Office Hours

Monday-Friday: 8am - 5pm


Other Sources of Feedback About Melissa Kelly Schroeder

Included on the 2023 Missouri and Kansas list

Past Lists

  • 2022 Missouri and Kansas Super Lawyers list
  • 2021 Missouri and Kansas Super Lawyers list
  • 2020 Missouri and Kansas Super Lawyers list
  • 2019 Missouri and Kansas Super Lawyers list
  • 2018 Missouri and Kansas Super Lawyers list
  • 2017 Missouri and Kansas Super Lawyers list
  • 2016 Missouri and Kansas Super Lawyers list

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By Ivan D. on Mar. 18, 2024
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4.5 out of 5 stars

When I was served with divorce, I was shocked, saddened, lost and devastated, just like many others I'm sure. To say confused is an understatement. I phone interviewed 3 attorneys and Melissa clearly stood out. She actually met me on a weekend to understand my situation! Her calm demeanor, ethical nature, excellent ear and ability to take a very complex problem and simplify it made it much easier to understand what path makes most sense, resulting in a calmer state. She responds with the appropriate levels to a need for the situation. That trust she built never waivers, always working in your and the kiddos best interest of the situation. Because of all the complexities of child custody and divorce, following her advice and direction has resulted in best situational outcomes but you need to let her lead the situation as she quite frankly, does know best and works to meet court appointed dates - which can mean she's working on other cases before yours as they are due sooner. Costs have always been clearly detailed. Although not cheap, you get what you pay for and with dividends. Need to consider this is an investment in your and the kids future not just a transaction for the moment to get divorced, keep that in mind. Don't overthink this part, give her a chance, you won't regret it.


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By Andrew L. on Feb. 07, 2021

0.5 out of 5 stars

Horrible by far the worst attorney I?ve ever met she did nothing to help with my case as soon as the retainer was paid communication stopped and after countless emails and calls she withdrew


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By Joey C. on May. 23, 2019

5.0 out of 5 stars

Melissa Schroeder is certainly a top notch Family Law Attorney in Johnson County. She is very passionate, professional, experienced and extremely skilled at what she does. Her counsel and expertise have proven to be so very valuable. Anyone who has found themselves facing divorce / custody battles knows that it is one of the most difficult, devastating, confusing times of your life. Having an attorney that I can talk to, one of such high caliber helping me to navigate through these rough waters has allowed me to breathe and sleep a little easier. My case has been a very difficult one and Attorney Melissa Schroeder has been very supportive, calculated, proactive, and helpful. I am very grateful for all of the hard work that Melissa and her amazing staff have done. If you are looking for the very best , Attorney Melissa Schroeder is it......The Very Best !!!


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