Alice R. Burns - A Cordell & Cordell Wichita Divorce Attorney

Alice R. Burns

Senior Litigation Attorney

Wichita divorce attorney Alice BurnsWichita divorce attorney Alice Burns was drawn to the practice of family law because it is the most challenging and rewarding of all areas of law that she has practiced.

Divorce, in particular, can bring out the worst in people because it is a life-changing and highly stressful experience that disrupts the most important aspects of a person’s life – the family unit and their financial stability.

“I enjoy the personal satisfaction that is gained by helping others deal with these difficult issues,” Ms. Burns said. “The effective family law practitioner must be a good litigator, mediator, negotiator, caretaker, and listener. I utilize all of these skills in my cases to provide a successful and positive outcome for my clients.”

Licenses & Admissions

Ms. Burns is licensed to practice in Kansas and South Carolina.


Ms. Burns received her Bachelor of Science in Education/English from Texas Tech University. She earned her Juris Doctor from South Texas College of Law.

Professional Experience

Prior to joining Cordell & Cordell, Ms. Burns practiced family law, criminal law, insurance defense law, and medical malpractice defense law.


  • Kansas Bar Association, 2018