Boyd A. Byers - Foulston Siefkin LLP

Boyd A. Byers

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2007
Phone: 316-291-9716

Mr. Byers represents clients in all matters relating to aspects of employment relations. He provides preventive consultation and is experienced in helping employers implement personnel policies and comply with federal, state, and local employment laws. He prepares and reviews for legal compliance employee handbooks, policy manuals, government contractor affirmative action plans, employment contracts, and severance agreements. Mr. Byers also handles litigation before federal and state courts and administrative agencies, including discrimination, workplace harassment, retaliation, wrongful discharge, wage and hour, unfair labor practices, and other employee relations issues. He guides clients through Department of Labor and other government agency audits and represents employers in discrimination charges filed with the EEOC and state administrative agencies. Mr. Byers enjoys Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory’s highest "AV" rating for lawyers reflecting exemplary professional expertise, experience, and stature, and is listed in The Best Lawyers in America®, Missouri & Kansas Super Lawyers®, and Chambers USA as a leading employment attorney. Mr. Byers also authors the Kansas Employment Law Blog.

Midland UniversityBA 1990The University of IowaJ.D. 1993
Exploration PlaceUnited Way of the Plains Young Leaders AssociationAmerican Bar AssociationKansas Bar Association Employment Law SectionJournal of the Kansas Bar AssociationWichita Bar Association Kansas Association of Defense Counsel Defense Research Institute HR InsightKansas Employment Law Letter

Client Comments

"Boyd is an outstanding litigator, and he provides comprehensive day-to-day advice on employment law matters."

Office Location

1551 N Waterfront Parkway, #100
Wichita, KS 67206-4466
United States

Lawyer of the Year Awards

2017 Lawyer of the Year in Labor Law - Management of the Wichita Metro Area2015 Lawyer of the Year in Employment Law - Management of the Wichita Metro Area
Boyd A. Byers has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2017!Boyd A. Byers has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2015!

Practice Areas

Employment Law - Management
Labor Law - Management
Litigation - Labor and Employment

Other Information

Gender: Male