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Kansas City attorney reciprocally disbarred

By Karen Kidd | Jun 18, 2018

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (St. Louis Record) — Kansas City attorney Luke B. Harkins has been reciprocally disbarred following a June 5 Missouri Supreme Court order after he was voluntarily disbarred in Kansas.

Patient alleges negligent care from Barnes-Jewish Hospital caused loss of muscle control

By Lhalie Castillo | May 29, 2018

ST. LOUIS – A Florissant woman alleges negligent care at a St. Louis hospital caused her to become a paraplegic.

Deere & Co., other companies named in Missouri couple's suit over asbestos injury allegations

By Lhalie Castillo | May 25, 2018

ST. LOUIS – A Missouri couple alleges the husband's mesothelioma diagnosis is a result of his exposure to asbestos during his career.

Kansas attorney reciprocally disciplined following allegations regarding employee's IRA

By Karen Kidd | May 23, 2018

JEFFERSON CITY – Lawrence, Kansas attorney Brandy L. Sutton has been suspended indefinitely following a May 16 Missouri Supreme Court order following her suspension in Kansas over allegations that she mishandled an employee's retirement account.

Representative claims BNSF Railway failed to provide protective equipment to former employee

By Lhalie Castillo | Mar 19, 2018

ST. LOUIS – A personal representative of a Mississippi man's estate alleges exposure to toxic agents caused his decedent's cancer.

Liberty attorney voluntarily disbarred in 2 states after conviction on attempting to sexually exploit child

By Karen Kidd | Mar 4, 2018

Liberty attorney Jerome M. Patience has been voluntarily disbarred following a Feb. 23 Missouri Supreme Court order after he was sentenced last month to 6 years in prison for attempted sexual exploitation of a child.

Heirs of man who died of lung cancer blame BNSF Railway for asbestos exposure

By Lhalie Castillo | Feb 2, 2018

ST. LOUIS — Surviving heirs are suing BNSF Railway Co., Johnson & Johnson, Union Carbide Corp., and others, asbestos products manufacturers, alleging failure to warn and negligence.

Man claims lung cancer caused by asbestos exposure

By Lhalie Castillo | Jan 10, 2018

ST. LOUIS — A man who was recently diagnosed with lung cancer is suing Archer Daniels Midland Co., Baltimore Aircoil Co. Inc., Caterpillar Inc. and others, citing alleged negligence.

Employee says BNSF Railway failed to provide safe workplace

By Lhalie Castillo | Jan 9, 2018

ST. LOUIS — An employee is suing BNSF Railway Company, alleging an unsafe work environment.

Jefferson City attorney's reinstatement follows nearly 17-year suspension

By Karen Kidd | Dec 21, 2017

Jefferson City attorney Joseph Jacob Esther's reinstatement to practice law and being placed on probation after being suspended for almost 17 years and a Kansas attorney's reciprocal disbarment were among three disciplines handed down recently by the Missouri Supreme Court.

Kansas attorney reinstated in Missouri following reciprocal suspension

By Karen Kidd | Dec 16, 2017

Attorney Troy D. Renkemeyer of Overland Park, Kansas, has been reinstated to practice law in Missouri following a Dec. 5 Missouri Supreme Court order after his 2015 suspension in Kansas over fraud allegations arising from the sale of a trucking company eight years earlier.

Attorney reciprocally reprimanded in Missouri following Kansas censure

By Karen Kidd | Dec 15, 2017

Attorney Jeffrey A. Sutton of Basehor, Kansas, was reciprocally reprimanded by Missouri after receiving a public censure in Kansas over allegations by a "difficult" client

Great Southern Bank claims customer defaulted on auto loan

By Lhalie Castillo | Nov 10, 2017

ST. LOUIS — A bank is suing a customer, citing alleged breach of retail installment contract.

Kansas attorney reinstated in Missouri following suspension over wrongful death court decision

By Karen Kidd | Oct 13, 2017

Attorney Robert Adam Mintz of Leawood, Kansas, who in 2014 was ordered by a judge to pay the mother of a friend $300,000 after Mintz failed to tell police about his role in the friend's death, has been reinstated to practice law in Missouri following a recent order.

Kansas City attorney reciprocally suspended in Missouri for representing clients on inactive license

By Karen Kidd | Oct 4, 2017

Kansas attorney Kenton M. Hall, has been reciprocally suspended following an Oct. 2 Missouri Supreme Court order after his suspension in Kansas late last summer over allegations he represented clients there when his Kansas law license was inactive.

Kansas attorney disbarred following $1.2 million fraud conspiracy guilty plea

By Karen Kidd | Aug 26, 2017

Leawood, Kansas, attorney Mark J. Schultz has been disbarred by order of the Missouri Supreme Court following a guilty plea on conspiracy allegations that he and his former law partner tried to steal money from an area health care facility.

American Express Centurion Bank claims St. Louis man owes over $56,000

By Philip Gonzales | Aug 8, 2017

ST. LOUIS — A financial institution is suing a St. Louis man, citing alleged breach of credit card agreement.

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