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Kay Rute

Criminal Justice and Legal Studies
School of Applied Studies
1700 SW College Ave
Topeka, KS 66621-1117
Degrees & Certifications
Washburn University, Bachelor of Arts
Washburn Univ School of Law, Juris Doctor
Academic History

Undergraduate -- Washburn University
Graduate (Law School) -- Washburn University

J.D., '80
B.A. '73; Secondary Teaching Certification
Licensed Kansas Attorney (since 1980)

  • LG 325 A, Personal Injury Law
  • LG 495 A, Legal Studies BLS Capstone
Scholarly Interests/Activities
Professional ethics for attorneys and paralegals; teaching techniques and innovations; use of technology to enhance on-line teaching; certification of paralegals.
Service Interests/Activities
Investigator for the Kansas Bar Association's Ethics Grievance Committee.
Career Accomplishments
Legal Studies Program Director, 1990 - 2011.
Office, Legal & Technology Chairperson, 1997 - 2000.
Promotion to Professor, 2008.