Division 13 - Presiding Judge Kevin O'Connor


Sedgwick County Courthouse

525 N. Main Street - 5th Floor

Wichita, KS 67203

Current Assignment:


Appointed to the Bench: 

Division E-Mail:

Judicial Administrative Assistant

Sydney Jester
Phone: (316) 660-5613
E-mail:  sjester@dc18.org

Court Reporter

Deborah Cleveland
Phone: (316) 660-5613
E-mail: dclevela@dc18.org


          Presiding Judge Kevin O'Connor is currently the Division 13 Judge of the 18th Judicial District Court. He was appointed in 2015 by Governor Sam Brownback. Judge O'Connor previously worked as a prosecutor with the Johnson County District Attorney's Office. Before becoming a prosecutor for Johnson County he worked for several months as Derby's City Attorney but Judge O'Connor spent most of his career working for the Sedgwick County District Attorney's Office where he worked from 1992 through 2009. Before moving on to Johnson County he worked a brief stint as a special prosecutor for the State Attorney Generals office. In 2004, he was named the Kansas Prosecutor of the Year and is a graduate of the University of Kansas.