Mr. Hanisch is well known as an attorney in the benefits community. Mr. Hanisch enjoys Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory’s highest "AV" rating for lawyers and has been selected by his peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America®, the Missouri & Kansas Super Lawyers® list and Chambers USA as a leading employment attorney in the United States. He advises a diverse and broad spectrum of clients regarding their employee benefit plans and practices. Areas of emphasis include retirement plans, group insurance plans, flexible benefits and cafeteria plans and nonqualified deferred compensation arrangements. In 2013, he was named the Wichita Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law Lawyer of the Year by The Best Lawyers in America®.