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Kim Donica Farha  |  Partner

T 316-265-7741F 316-267-7803E farha@hitefanning.com

Kim Farha is a partner in the firm of Hite, Fanning & Honeyman L.L.P. She concentrates her practice in the areas of:

  • Business litigation
  • Real estate litigation
  • Civil litigation
  • Electronic discovery

She also devotes a portion of her practice to handling insurance defense cases on behalf of several leading insurance carriers. In this capacity, she has represented clients in automobile accidents, slip and fall claims, and personal or property damage cases.

Kim is admitted to practice in the Kansas, Oklahoma and Florida (inactive) state courts, and the U.S. District Courts for the District of Kansas and Western District of Oklahoma. She is a member of the Wichita, Kansas, Oklahoma, Florida and American Bar associations; Kansas Association of Defense Counsel; and the Kansas and Wichita Women Attorneys Association.

Prior to joining the firm, Kim was a staff attorney for the “Put Something Back Pro Bono Project” of Miami, Florida, a legal aid program that continues to thrive today. In this capacity, she was responsible for recruiting and training attorneys to provide pro bono legal services to low-income clients. She was also an associate with firms in Florida and Oklahoma.

Kim received a B.B.A. in management from the University of Oklahoma and her J.D., with distinction, from the University of Oklahoma College of Law, where she received the American Jurisprudence Award in Civil Procedure II and was a member of the Luther Bohanan American Inns of Court. While attending law school, she clerked for the Honorable Charles Johnson of the Oklahoma Court of Criminal Appeals and the Honorable George Lindley of the Stephens County, Oklahoma District Court.

Kim joined Hite, Fanning & Honeyman L.L.P. in 2003 and began practicing law with the firm in 2010. Among her community commitments, she has served on the board of directors for Music Theatre for Young People, is council member of St. George Parish and volunteers with Wichita Scottish Rite Signature Theatre. Kim has volunteered in the past with the Junior League of Wichita and Junior League of Miami.

She enjoys watching OU football and Miami Heat basketball, scrapbooking, and music theatre.

Areas of Concentration
  • Business Litigation
  • Insurance Coverage
  • Civil Litigation
  • E-Discovery

Court Admissions

  • Kansas, 2010
  • U.S. District Court, District of Kansas, 2010
  • Florida, 1995
  • Oklahoma, 1994
  • U.S. District Court, Western District of Oklahoma, 1994

Professional Memberships

  • Wichita Bar Association (2010-present)
  • Kansas Bar Association (2010-present)
  • Florida Bar Association (1995-present)
  • Oklahoma Bar Association (1994-present)
  • American Bar Associations (2010-present)
  • Kansas Association of Defense Counsel (2010-present)
  • Kansas Women Attorney’s Association (2010-present)
  • Wichita Women Attorney's Association (2010-present)
  • Phi Delta Phi Legal Fraternity (1993-present)
  • Dade County Bar Association (1996-2000)
  • Liaison, Young Lawyers Board, (1996-2000)

Education

  • University of Oklahoma, B.B.A., 1986
  • University of Oklahoma, J.D., with distinction, 1993

Community Involvement

  • The Treehouse (Board of Directors, 2018 - present)
  • Music Theatre for Young People (Board of Directors, 2010-2011)
  • Junior League of Wichita (2000-2001)
  • Dade County Alliance Against Domestic Violence (Chair, 1999; Chair, Walk Committee, 1998; Liaison to Coalition Against Violence Against the Aging and Judges Standing Committee on Domestic Violence, 1999-2000)
  • Domestic Violence Fatality Review Board (1999-2000; Education Committee, 1999-2000)
  • Junior League of Miami (1997-2000)
  • Delta Delta Delta Alumnae Group – Life Member
HFH Attorneys Named in 2020 Best Lawyers
Eight lawyers of the Wichita law firm of Hite Fanning & Honeyman LLP are recognized in the Best Lawyers of America 2020. Additionally, Lawyer of the Year awards are presented annually to a single outstanding lawyer in each practice area and designated metropolitan area. HFH’s F. James Robinson was named the 2020 Lawyer of the Year in Wichita in Bet-the Company litigation; Jim was also recognized for commercial litigation, and banking & finance litigation. Other HFH attorneys recognized in the Best Lawyers in America 2020 edition are Don Gribble (medical malpractice-defense), Richard Hite (bet-the-company litigation, commercial litigation, mediation and personal injury litigation-defense), Richard Honeyman (personal injury litigation – defense), Jon Newman (employment law-individuals, employment law-management./insurance and workers’ compensation-employers), Linda Parks (bankruptcy creditor and debtor rights, insolvency and reorganization law and commercial litigation), Gaye Tibbets (employment law-individuals, employment law management and labor and employment litigation), and Randy Troutt has been ( medical malpractice defense litigation). , Best Lawyers is a peer review publication, seeking the consensus opinion of leading lawyers about the professional abilities of colleagues in the same practice area.
F. James Robinson is recognized by legal professionals.
F. James Robinson was inducted into the Warren E. Burger Society. named after the former Chief Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court, the Burger Society honors individuals who have used their time, talent and support to further the mission of the National Center for State Court's in exceptional ways.
Super Lawyers list includes HFH attorneys
Attorneys of Hite Fanning & Honeyman have been selected for inclusion in the latest issue of Super Lawyers. Richard Hite is included in the category of general litigation, Richard Honeyman and Jim Robinson are in the business litigation category and Art Chalmers is in the defense litigation category. Linda Parks is recognized in the area of business and corporate work and Gaye Tibbets is included in the category of Employment and Labor. Additionally, Don Gribble and Randy Troutt are included in the list of attorneys defending medical malpractice cases. Finally, Scott Hill was selected to be included in the list of Rising Stars in the area of business and corporate work. Super Lawyers’ annual process for identifying attorneys include independent research and peer review. No more than 5% of the attorneys in the state can be included in the Super Lawyers listing.