At the Bishop Law Office we are committed to providing the highest quality of legal representation to our clients. Attorney, Shelley L. Bishop, focuses on matters that affect family members to include: Divorce, Child Custody, Child Support, Paternity, Father’s Rights, Adoption, Guardianship, Domestic Violence, Pre-nuptial Agreements and Traffic Offenses.

Family law matters are always a difficult and emotional journey. Shelley Bishop is an experienced and caring family law attorney who can help you remain focused on the important issues and develop realistic expectations on the outcome of your case. Shelley strives to be honest with her clients and helps them to be brutally honest with themselves, resulting in aggressive, yet cost effective, representation.

At the Bishop Law Office we believe in using creative methods to obtain the best outcome possible for our clients. This includes using mediation and settlement conferences when appropriate. We work hard to help our clients identify their options, and achieve the most positive outcome possible. Where settlement is not an option, Shelley and her staff work tirelessly to aggressively represent our client in court.


We believe in treating our clients with respect, dignity and compassion. Our attorney takes a genuine interest in our clients’ lives and works to help them through this difficult journey to find a strong, independent, and joyful future. Family law actions cause changes to families that last a lifetime, and we understand that when this process is finished, you will have to live with the result. That’s why Shelley will speak with you at length about your options in English rather than legal jargon, and will allow you to make the final choice on how we proceed. While it is important that you be well informed on the law, the court, and your options, this is your life, and our firm understands how precious it is to you.

You do not have to face this life changing experience alone. Let us help. If you need legal advice on any family law matter, please call our office at 816.903.3333 to schedule a consultation.

The Law Office of Shelley L. Bishop represents clients in Clay County, Platte County, Clinton County, and Ray County, to include Kearney, Liberty, Smithville, Plattsburg, Platte City, Claycomo, Pleasant Valley, Excelsior Springs, Gladstone, North Kansas City, and all of the surrounding areas.

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