Mr. Focht has more than filfty years of experience as an attorney; His practice has ranged from high-profile criminal cases to complex civil litigation. Mr. Focht has directed the defense of numerous individuals and companies targeted for investigation by agencies of the state and federal government. Mr. Focht currently practices as special counsel to the firm’s health care and litigation practice groups in the areas of health care law, fraud and abuse, white collar crime, civil rights, employment law, professional responsibility, government investigations and business litigation. Mr. Focht enjoys Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory’s highest "AV" rating for lawyers He was inducted as a Fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers in 1982. Fellowship in the College is limited to the top one percent of the total lawyer population of any state or province. Mr. Focht has also been selected as a Missouri and Kansas Super Lawyer, listed in every edition of “Best Lawyer in America” since its inception in 1983 and a leading litigation lawyer in the United States by Chambers USA, a national research publication. He served as President of both the Wichita and Kansas Bar Associations and received a number of awards including the Distinguished Service Award, the highest award, from each organization. He has been awarded the Lifetime Achievement Award from his Law School, Washburn University School of Law and the Wichita Bar Association. His peer memberships include the National Association of Criminal Defense Attorneys and the Association of Professional Responsibility Lawyers.