Trent R. Byquist
Wichita Office
1551 N. Waterfront Parkway
Suite 100
Wichita, KS 67206-4466
T: 316-291-9786
F: 8667952655
Practice Areas
Business & Corporate Law
Banking & Financial Services
Mergers & Acquisitions
Securities & Corporate Finance
Franchise & Distribution
University of Kansas, J.D. (2013)
  • Order of the Coif
  • Kansas Law Review
  • William L. Burdick Prize
Kansas State University, B.S. (2010)
  • summa cum laude
  • University Honors
  • U.S. District Court for the District of Kansas (2013)
  • Kansas (2013)

Trent R. Byquist, Associate

Mr. Byquist represents businesses and their owners in a wide variety of transactional matters, including contract negotiation and preparation, mergers and acquisitions, securities transactions, financing transactions, leasing, creation and termination of business entities, and general corporate matters. He routinely advises financial institutions of all sizes on operational, financial, and regulatory matters. Mr. Byquist also helps franchisees and franchisors navigate and exploit the unique challenges and opportunities posed by the franchise relationship.

Prior to joining Foulston Siefkin, Mr. Byquist clerked for two years for the Honorable Lawton R. Nuss, Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of Kansas.

Professional Memberships, Affiliations, and Honors
  • American Bar Association, Forum on Franchising and Business Section
  • Kansas Bar Association
  • Wichita Bar Association
Community Involvement
  • National Speech and Debate Association Volunteer - West Kansas District Alumni Achievement Award (2015)
  • Kansas State University Alumni Association

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Law Clerk, Hon. Lawton R. Nuss, Chief Justice, Supreme Court of Kansas, 2013-15

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  • Derailing FELA’s Causation Standard: The Supreme Court’s Misinterpretation of FELA in McBride and Suggestions to Restrict the Potential for Unlimited
    -61 U. KAN. L. REV. 559
  • Kansas Criminal Procedure Survey, Contributing Author
    -60 U. KAN. L. REV. 1257, 1313-22

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