Scott Gyllenborg

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Criminal Defense Attorney in Olathe, KS

Gyllenborg & Brown, P.A.
 | 111 South Kansas Avenue, Olathe, KS 66061-4434
Phone: 913-782-1400
Fax: 913-393-0210
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2005 - 2019
Licensed Since: 1988
Practice Areas:
  • Criminal Defense (70%),
  • Criminal Defense: DUI/DWI (20%),
  • Criminal Defense: White Collar (10%)
Attorney Profile

A former Assistant District Attorney in Johnson County, Kansas, Scott Gyllenborg is the founding partner of Gyllenborg & Brown, P.A., and represents those in the Kansas City metropolitan area in matters of criminal defense, including white-collar crimes, drug crimes, sex crimes, and DUI. He also handles matters of federal criminal law, parole and probation violations, record expungements, and criminal investigations.

Mr. Gyllenborg is admitted to practice in the state of Kansas, the United States District Court for the District of Kansas, the United States Supreme Court, the state of Missouri, the United States Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit and the United States District Court for the Western District of Missouri. For his commitment to legal ethics and professional accomplishments, he earned the highest peer rating possible of AV Preeminent* from Martindale-Hubbell.

A fellow of the Johnson County Bar Foundation and the Kansas Bar Association, Mr. Gyllenborg taught from 2005-2013 at The University of Kansas School of Law as an adjunct professor in Trial Advocacy. He is also a member of American Mensa and Mensa International and previously worked as a prosecuting attorney for the city of Mission Hills, Kansas, and was the director of the Olathe Arts Alliance as well as a trustee of The Barstow School.

With a Juris Doctor from the University of Kansas, Mr. Gyllenborg is a member of the Johnson County Bar Association, the Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association, the Kansas Bar Association, the American Bar Association and the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers. He is also a Master of the Inn for the Earl E. O’Connor American Inn of Court and has served on the membership committee of the National Conference of Bar Presidents. He is the current President of the Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Foundation.

* AV®, AV Preeminent®, Martindale-Hubbell Distinguished and Martindale-Hubbell Notable are certification marks used under license in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell® is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the anonymous opinions of members of the bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Rating™ fall into two categories – legal ability and general ethical standards.

 
Practice Areas
Lawyer Practice Area Pie Chart

Criminal Defense (70%): Arrest & Arraignment, Assault & Battery, Criminal Fraud, Criminal Law, Drug & Alcohol Violations, Expungement, Failure to Pay Child Support, False Accusations, Felony, Misdemeanor, Motor Vehicle Offenses, Murder, Parole, Probation, Sex Offenses, Tax Evasion, Theft, Traffic Violations, Criminal Domestic Violence

Criminal Defense: DUI/DWI (20%): DUI/DWI

Criminal Defense: White Collar (10%): White Collar Crime, Criminal Law - Federal

Focus Areas

Arrest & Arraignment, Assault & Battery, Criminal Fraud, Criminal Law, Drug & Alcohol Violations, Expungement, Failure to Pay Child Support, False Accusations, Felony, Misdemeanor, Motor Vehicle Offenses, Murder, Parole, Probation, Sex Offenses, Tax Evasion, Theft, Traffic Violations, Criminal Domestic Violence, DUI/DWI, White Collar Crime, Criminal Law - Federal

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Super Lawyers: 2005 - 2019

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About Scott Gyllenborg

Admitted: 1988, Kansas

Professional Webpage: http://gyllenborg.com/scott-c-gyllenborg/

Honors/Awards:

  • Best of the Bar, Kansas City Business Journal, 2013
  • Boss of the Year, Johnson County Legal Professionals, 1997
  • Top 100 Trial Lawyers, American Association for Justice
  • President's and Executive Director's Award, Johnson County Bar Association, 2013

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • Admitted to The Missouri Bar, 2006
  • Adjunct Professor of Law, University of Kansas School of Law, Trial Advocacy, 2005-2013
  • Co-Chairman, Criminal Law Bench/Bar Committee, Johnson County Bar Association, 2000-10
  • Membership Committee, Co-Chairman, Kansas City Metropolitan, 2010-present
  • Membership Committee, National Conference of Bar Presidents
  • National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
  • Member, Johnson County, 1989-present
  • President, Federal Courts Advocates Section, Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association (KCMBA), 2014
  • Member, Board of Directors, Johnson County Bar Association, 2000-2007
  • Admitted to the bar of the United States Supreme Court, 2005
  • President, Johnson County Bar Association, 2006-2007
  • Member, Executive Committee, Board of Directors, Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Foundation
  • Master of the Inn, Earl E. O'Connor American Inn of Court, 2004-present
  • Federal Court Advocates Section, CLE Committee, Kansas City Metropolitan, 2009
  • The BarLetter, Editor, Johnson County, 2010-present
  • Criminal Justice Section: Ethics, Gideon & Professionalism Committee, Litigation Section, Member, American Bar Association, 1988-present
  • U.S. District Court, District of Kansas
  • Member, Board of Directors, Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association (KCMBA), 2014
  • Member, Board of Trustees, Johnson County Bar Foundation, 2006-present
  • Admitted to the bar of the United States Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit - 1988
  • Criminal Law Bench/Bar Committee, Member, Johnson County, 1991-present
  • Admitted to the bar of the United States District Court for the Western District of Missouri - 2006
  • Member, Membership Committee, National Conference of Bar Presidents, 2007-2008
  • Sustaining Member; Criminal Law Bench Bar Committee, Kansas City Metropolitan
  • The BarLetter, Co-Editor, Johnson County Bar Association, 2005-10
  • Criminal Law Section, Member, Kansas, 1988-present
  • Kansas, 1988
  • Chairman, Kansas Bar Association Annual Meeting Planning Committee, 2012
  • Chairman, Membership Committee, Johnson County Bar Association, 2009-present
  • President, Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Foundation, 2019

Pro bono/Community Service:

  • Member, Board of Directors, Olathe Arts Alliance, 1996-1998
  • Prosecuting Attorney, City of Mission Hills, Kansas, 1996-present
  • Member, Board of Directors, Olathe United Way, 1997
  • Member, Board of Trustees, The Barstow School, 2000-2006

Verdicts/Settlements:

  • State of Kansas v. Maxon, 32 Kan. App. 2d 67, 79 P.3d 202, 2003
  • State of Kansas v. Boyle, 08CR2145, Aggravated Indecent Liberties With a Child Under 14, Jury Trial, Not Guilty, 2009
  • State v. Croft, 08CR1197, judgment affirmed by Court of Appeals, petition to the Kansas Supreme Court for review granted, remanded to Court of Appeals to reconsider sentence., 2014
  • State v. Harms, 06CR2905, Felony Driving Under the Influence, motion to dismiss on speedy trial grounds granted by trial court, affirmed by the Kansas Court of Appeals, review denied by the Kansas Supreme Court, 2010.
  • State of Kansas v. Washington, 08CR1852, Felony Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol, Bench Trial, Not Guilty, 2009

Representative Clients:

  • It is the policy of Gyllenborg & Brown, P.A., not to disclose the names of our clients except when required or allowed under the rules of professional conduct for attorneys.

Educational Background:

  • College preparatory education - The Barstow School, Kansas City, Missouri, 1968-1974
  • Bachelor of Arts Degree in English - The University of Kansas, 1979
Find Me Online
Website - gyllenborg.com/
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Office Location for Scott Gyllenborg

111 South Kansas Avenue
Olathe, KS 66061-4434

Phone: 913-782-1400

Fax: 913-393-0210

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Last Updated: 8/12/2019

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