The attorneys at Ward Law Offices are supported by a qualified and dedicated staff. Just like our attorneys, the support staff at Ward Law Offices are compassionate, skilled, hard-working, and provide excellent service to our clients. Our support staff work closely with the attorneys, providing support to them as well as to their clients through all aspects of the family law process.
Shanna Clark | Paralegal
Shanna Clark has worked directly with Lynn Ward as a paralegal for almost 17 years. She currently provides support for both Lynn and Tony by preparing all initial pleadings and assisting with any other necessary work required for hearings and trials. Shanna received her Associate Degree in Secretarial Science from Hutchinson Community College and continued her education with a Legal Assistant Degree from Wichita State University.
“After working for large firms, I appreciate the more personal approach that Lynn offers her clients,” Shanna says. Shanna is dedicated and considers family law one of the most satisfying areas in the legal arena. “It’s rewarding for me to help people when they are at a very vulnerable time in their lives.”
Shanna received her Associate Degree in Secretarial Science from Hutchinson Community College and continued her education with a Legal Assistant Degree from Wichita State University. She grew up in St. John, Kansas and appreciates the nuances of a small town but loves the entertainment options that a larger city like Wichita, Kansas has to offer including concerts and sporting events.
Shanna has been the steady, hard-working backbone of Ward Law for almost seventeen years. Her quiet, collected manner is crucial to helping clients in crisis.
– Lynn Ward, Founding Attorney, Ward Law Offices, LLC
Margie Cartwright | Director of First Impressions
Margie Cartwright serves as Ward Law Offices’ Director of First Impressions. She is the friendly voice you hear on the other end of the phone line when you call our offices and is the first person to welcome you when you walk through our doors. Margie has worked in the legal field for many years in various roles, supporting attorneys and their clients. Margie is a native of Wichita and attended both Wichita State and Friends University.