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Phillip D. Kline

prosecutor , state attorney general

Phillip D. Kline, American prosecutor, former state attorney general. Bar: Kansas 1987, United States Court Appeals (10th circuit), United States District Court Kansas.


Kline, Phillip D. was born on December 31, 1959 in Kansas City, Kansas, United States. Son of James R. and Janet S. (Shirley) Kline.


Bachelor of Science in Public Relations and Political Science, Center Missouri State University, 1982. Juris Doctor, University Kansas, 1987.


News reporter WHB Radio, Kansas City, Missouri, 1981-1982. Public relations representative Mid-America, Inc., 1982-1984. Associate Blackwell, Sanders, Matheny, Weary & Lombardi, Overland Park, Kansas, 1987—1995.

Legislator State of Kansas, 1992—2000, attorney general, 2003—2006. District attorney Johnson County, Kansas, since 2006.


  • Bar: Kansas 1987, United States Court Appeals (10th circuit), United States District Court Kansas.


Salvation is achieved through profound believe in God.


The commitment of individual Christians to work for social and political change should be recognized as a fully legitimate form of Christian discipleship.


Christians with different approaches should be engaged with each other to discuss how the Bible should be applied to issues in our contemporary world.


Nominee Kansas 2d Congressional District, 1986. Former chairman taxation committee. Finance chairman Johnson County Representatives, 1990-1991.

Chairman Shawnee Representatives, 1991-1992. Chairman, co-chairman Corporation Woods Charity Jazz Festival, Overland Park, 1991-1995. Board directors Shawnee Mission Education Foundation, 1994-1995, Republican House Campaign Committee.

Member Johnson County Bar Association, Kansas Bar Association, Rotary (board directors, vice president 1991-1993, president 1994-1995, Distinguished Service award 1991).


  • Other Interests

    History, reading, athletics.


Married Deborah Suzanne Shattuck, July 22, 1989. 1 child, Jacqueline Hillary.

James R. Kline

Janet S. (Shirley) Kline

Deborah Suzanne Shattuck

Jacqueline Hillary Kline