Aimee Bateman

Aimee M. Bateman

Founder and Managing Partner

Leavenworth, KS

(913) 565-2998


Aimee is an experienced attorney focusing on criminal defense, litigation, business and contract law, and military law (specializing in complex investigations).  A retired Lieutenant Colonel in the US Army, Aimee has experience in the courtroom and in combat, working with clients in various areas of the law.

Licensed to practice in Kansas, Texas, federal practice in the District of Kansas, and Military Courts worldwide.

Aimee resides in Leavenworth, Kansas.

Founder and Managing Partner, Bateman Law Group, LLC, Leavenworth, KS 2021-Present

Military Service

U.S. Army Trial Defense Service, Fort Leavenworth, Kansas 2018-2021  

     Senior Defense Counsel (Litigation and Office Management)   

     Regional Defense Counsel (Managing Partner/Litigation Management)

U.S. Army Special Operations Aviation Command, Fort Bragg, North Carolina 2016-2018 

     Command Judge Advocate (General Counsel)

The Judge Advocate General’s Legal Center and School, Charlottesville, Virginia 2012-2015

     Associate Professor, Criminal Law 

10th Mountain Division, Fort Drum, New York/Kandahar, Afghanistan 2008-2011 

     Chief of Military Justice (Criminal Law Advisor/Litigation Management)

Trial Counsel (Prosecutor and In-House Counsel)

LL.M., The Judge Advocate General’s School, U.S. Army, 2012 Specialty in Criminal Law

The Jacqueline R. Little Award for Excellence in Writing (Best Research Paper)

The Judge Paul W. Brosmon Award for Outstanding Achievement in Criminal Law (Highest Academic Standing in Criminal Law)

J.D., Texas Tech University School of Law (summa cum laude), 2008 Certificate in Business Law

Graduated #14 of 245; summa cum laude; Order of the Coif

CALI Award (highest grade) in 6 classes: Advanced Bankruptcy; Business Analysis  for Lawyers; Evidence; Criminal Justice Clinic; Legal Malpractice; and Legal Practice I

Jurisprudence Award (second highest grade) in 4 classes: Banking Law; Corporate  Governance; Guardianship Law; and National Security Law

Oralist and Brief Writer, J. Braxton Craven, Jr. Memorial Moot Court Competition, 2007

Member, Texas Tech Military Law Students Association, 2005-2008

Member and Researcher/Writer, Business and Bankruptcy Association, 2007-2008

Participant, National Italian American Foundation Graduates to Leaders Program, 2006

M.S., Troy University, Fort Benning, GA, 2002  Master of Science in the Foundations of Education (concentration in fitness management)

B.S., United States Military Academy, West Point, NY, 2000  History (concentration in Military Art and Science, minor in Nuclear Engineering)

Dean’s List: All 8 semesters

Superintendent’s Award (for overall achievement in academic, physical, and military curriculums), May 2000

Catholic Choir, 1996-1997

Women’s Basketball, 1996-1999

Bar Associations/Professional Affiliations
Selected Publications and Presentations