• ​State of Kansas
  • ​United States District Court of Kansas
  • State of Colorado
  • ​Supreme Court of the United States
  • Past lecturer for the State of Kansas City Attorneys Association of Kansas

  • City Attorneys Conference, Prosecution of DUI Offenses, Wichita, KS. October 2002

  • City Attorneys Association of Kansas, Prosecution of Drug Offenses in Municipal Court, Lawrence, KS. June 2004

  • City Attorneys Association of Kansas, Search and Seizure Law, Oct. 2005

  • Lecturer for the City of Wichita Police Department Instructor for Legal Issues

  • Title V of the City of Wichita Code, Wichita Police Department Recruit Classes

  • Wichita Police Department Legal Updates

  • The ABC's of DRE, Sept. 2006

  • Co-host- KS DUI Seminar for Prosecutors and Law Enforcement Officers, 2005-2011

Mary A. McDonald

  • Member of National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
  • Criminal Justice Professor at National American University
  • Current member and Attorney General Appointee to the Kansas Child Death Review Board (March 2000- Present)
  • People Serving People Award- Kansas Department of Transportation, National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (2008)
  • Attorney General's Task Force on Crime
  • Attorney General's Committee on Crime (1999)
  • 1996 Red Ribbon Award- DUI Victim Center of Kansas

Courts Admitted to Practice



Attorney At law

Experience and Awards


  • Former Chief Prosecutor and Assistant City Attorney III for the City of Wichita
  • Former Harvey County Attorney
  • Former City Prosecutor for the City of Derby
  • ​Former City Prosecutor for the City of Wichita
  • ​Former Assistant Reno County Attorney
  • Over 27 years of Criminal and Civil Experience

University of Kansas School of Law, Juris Doctor 1988​​

Wichita State University, Bachelor of Science 1985