Over 70 Years Combined Experience Your Story. Our Voice. KANSAS ESTATE PLANNING & CRIMINAL DEFENSE ATTORNEYS

Olathe Attorneys

Individualized Representation from Experienced estate planners and Trial Attorneys 

At Schlagel Long Rivera, LLC, our attorneys practice exclusively in the areas of estate planning and probate or criminal defense. We are led by a team of dedicated estate planners and trial attorneys who bring unique experience as law school educators. 

Our attorneys believe sharing their experience within the legal community is important. Our lawyers teach law school courses, classes for practicing lawyers, have co-authored the Kansas Practitioner's Guide to Probate and Trust Administration After Death, and write for various other print and online publications.

As a result, you can trust that we have the well-rounded background to effectively and professionally resolve your legal issue, whether you want to create an estate plan to protect you and your loved ones or are facing criminal charges. 

Personalized Legal Representation 

Our priority as a legal practice is to provide individualized, one-on-one representation, and with us on your side, you will never feel left to your own devices. Schlagel Long Rivera, LLC lies at the intersection of professional and academic legal experience and personalized legal counsel. Whatever your legal concern, our Olathe attorneys will take the time to learn your story so we can tell that story where it matters.

Schedule a free consultation with our skilled Olathe lawyers online 

or call (913) 359-8996 to get started.


Let Us Help You Protect Your Future Assets and Rights 

Our estate planning and probate team is led by Attorneys Benjamin E. Long and George J. Schlagel. Attorney Long and Attorney Schlagel are deeply experienced with the full range of estate planning tools, from wills to powers of attorney to trusts. We also understand the emotional significance of estate planning that determines where your assets will go in the future and whom of your loved ones you wish to receive these assets. 

We take a unique approach to estate planning that is hard to come by with other Olathe law firms, as we aim to develop a close client-attorney relationship so that you can feel comfortable communicating your goals and needs to us. We are patient and proactive negotiators who can resolve your case through a settlement or through litigation. For decades, clients have trusted us to manage their future, and we have a track record of successes to prove we’re capable.

Your Criminal Charges Do Not Define You

One aspect of our firm focuses on criminal law, led by Attorney Vinnie Rivera. If you or someone you know has become involved in the criminal process, a knowledgeable and experienced Olathe defense lawyer could make the key difference to securing a favorable outcome for you and protecting your rights as a defendant. Whether you have misdemeanor or felony charges against you, your criminal past should not define the rest of your life. 

Attorney Rivera will do his best to help you argue for reduced penalties and protect your reputation following an unfair arrest or accusation. He is a shrewd trial lawyer and negotiator, and he is also on good terms with the local judges and attorneys. In the face of criminal charges, let Schlagel Long Rivera, LLC assert your rights as a defendant and protect your future before the prosecution, judge, and jury.

Contact Schlagel Long Rivera, LLC online or at (913) 359-8996 to discuss your 
Olathe estate planning concerns in a free consultation today.


  • Expertise Best Criminal Defense Lawyers 2022
  • Super Lawyers Rising Stars
  • USCCA CRT Attorney Referral Network
  • AVVO 10
    • “We found them to be responsive, friendly, professional, and very easy to work with.” - J.M.
    • “I want to thank you for your service and give a 100% recommendation! Mr. Rivera will not only give his heart and soul in the courtroom but he also does the little things like calling back the client in a timely manner.” - T.W.
    • “The ONLY attorney who I've crossed that has no judgment with the determination of making sure his client gets the best outcome.” - M.G.

      Contact Our Firm

      YOUR STORY. OUR VOICE. Call Us Today!

      • Please enter your first name.
      • Please enter your last name.
      • Please enter your phone number.
        This isn't a valid phone number.
      • Please enter your email address.
        This isn't a valid email address.
      • Please make a selection.
      • Please enter a message.