Dylan Wheeler joined Depew Gillen Rathbun & McInteer, LC upon graduating from law school. Dylan was born and raised in Wichita, Kansas, and received his B.A. degree in English from Kansas State University in 2017. He then went on to Washburn University School of Law where he received his Juris Doctorate in 2020 and was admitted to the Kansas Bar that same year.
Dylan was a member of Kansas State University’s Mock Trial Team in college, a member of the Phi Alpha Delta Legal Fraternity during law school, and additionally served as Vice President of the Labor and Employment Group of Washburn. He also authored and published several award-winning legal articles as a member of the Washburn Law Journal. Among these include his article Kicking Em’ While They’re Down: The Alternative Case Against Caps on Non-Economic Damages in Kansas, wherein Dylan analyzed the Kansas Supreme Court’s historic 2019 decision in Hilburn v. Enerpipe that declared Kansas’s legislative caps on the amount a personal injury plaintiff could recover for damages related to pain and suffering as unconstitutional under the Kansas Constitution.