Gary L. Ayers - Foulston Siefkin LLP

Gary L. Ayers

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2005
Phone: 316-291-9530

Mr. Ayers has represented clients involving a wide variety of contract disputes, government investigations (Medicare, Medicaid and Department of Defense), white collar crime, trade secrets, restrictive covenants, trademark and trade dress, and the corporate practice of medicine.  Mr. Ayers enjoys Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory’s highest "AV" rating for lawyers and is a Fellow of the Kansas Bar Foundation.  He is listed in Best Lawyers in America, Guide to the Leading U.S. Healthcare Lawyers, Missouri and Kansas Super Lawyers and Chambers USA as a leading health care and commercial litigation attorney in the United States.  Reported cases include Wichita Clinic, P.A. v. Louis, 185 P.3d 946 (Kan. App. 2008); Idbeis v. Wichita Surgical Specialist, P.A., 285 Kan. 485 (2007); Welch v. Via Christi Health Partners, 281 Kan. 732 (2006); Idbeis v. Wichita Surgical Specialists, P.A., 279 Kan. 755 (2005); South Central Kansas Health Ins. Group v. Harden & Co. Ins. Servs., 278 Kan. 347 (2004); Randles v. Galichia Med. Group, P.A., 2006 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 92428 (December 18, 2006).  Qui Tam Litigation: Wynne v. Blue Cross Blue Shield, 2006 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 95103 (December 8, 2006) and 2006 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 27832 (April 21, 2006); U.S. ex rel. Sikkenga v. Regence Bluecross Blueshield of Utah, et al., 472 F.3d 702 (10th Cir. 2006)(amicus curiae); U.S. of America ex rel. Barnes, et al. v. Akal Security, Inc., Case No. 04-1325—MLB (D. Kan. 2008)(Relators' counsel).

University of KansasBA 1974University of KansasJ.D. 1979
Rotary Club InternationalYouth Horizons Stage One Music Theatre of WichitaAmerican Bar Association Health LawKansas Bar Association Health LawWichita Bar AssociationKansas Bar FoundationAmerican Association of Health LawyersKansas Association of Hospital Attorneys

Client Comments

"I have found Gary to display the appropriate attributes depending on the situation. He is skilled at being assertive if necessary, but also considerate and temperate at times when it is the most advantageous course of action. I have placed a great deal of trust in Gary through a variety of situations and have been very pleased with the outcomes."

-Ken Johnson
Hutchinson Regional Medical Center—Hutchinson

"Gary is an excellent attorney, a good listener, a person of integrity and a trusted advisor."

Office Location

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

Lawyer of the Year Awards

2016 Lawyer of the Year in Health Care Law of the Wichita Metro Area
Gary L. Ayers has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2016!

Practice Areas

Bet-the-Company Litigation
Commercial Litigation (Breach of Contract, Civil Litigation, Complex Litigation, Covenants Not to Compete, Fraud, Health Care, Trade Secrets, White-Collar Criminal Defense)
Health Care Law (Defendants, Fraud and Abuse, Hospitals, Litigation, Medicare, Physicians, Regulatory, Reimbursement)
Trade Secrets Law

Other Information

Gender: Male