Christopher L. Arellano

Christopher L. Arellano


316.631.3122Fax: 316.630.8466

Mr. Arellano’s legal experience extends across many areas of practice; he assists business entities and their principals with a wide range of general business issues, including entity formation, business and tax planning, restructuring, and mergers and acquisitions. He also assists clients with commercial and residential real estate matters, including sales and acquisitions, development, lending and financing, leasing, owners’ associations and covenants, and title and survey review.

Christopher’s practice also includes representing clients in the health care and employment law areas. He has represented hospitals, ambulatory surgical centers, multi and single specialty physician medical practices, and others engaged in the health care industry. He regularly provides preemptive consultation to employers, helping employers implement personnel policies, comply with federal, state and local employment laws, and, when necessary, respond to employment discrimination claims and other state and federal law claims.

  • University of Michigan, J.D., 2004
  • University of Kansas, B.S., 2001
  • Kansas Supreme Court
  • United States District Court, District of Kansas


  • HIPPA Security and Risk Assessment: Current Trends in Security Implementation and Enforcement, Healthcare Lunch & Learn - 2016.
  • HIPPA Security and Risk Assessment: Current Trends in Security Implementation and Enforcement, Healthcare Lunch & Learn - 2015.
  • Leave Issues: Understanding the Various Types of Leaves and How They Interact. Foulston Siefkin Employment Law Seminar – 2010.
  • Disability Accommodation Revisited. Foulston Siefkin Employment Law Seminar – 2009.
  • EMTALA Update and Changes You Need to Know. Health Law Institute – 2008.
  • The HIPAA Hurdle in Medical Staff Credentialing. Kansas Association of Medical Staff Services – 2008.
  • Kansas Health Care-Governmental Structure & Control. Foulston Siefkin Kansas Health Law Basics – 2008.
  • Medical Records Law in Kansas. Lorman Education Services – 2007.
  • Kansas Open Records and Open Meetings Acts: Inquiring Minds Want to Know. Foulston Siefkin. Kansas Health Law Institute –2006.
  • American Bar Association
  • American Health Lawyers Association
  • Kansas Bar Association
  • Wichita Bar Association
  • Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, Mid America Chapter Board Member
  • Wichita Cancer Center Foundation Board Member
  • Court Extends Rehabilitation Act Coverage to Independent Contractors. Kansas Employment Law Letter (2010).
  • Kansas Employment Section, LawForChange, Lex Mundi (2010).