Legal Roundup

LEWIS BRISBOIS: Lewis Brisbois Expands Midwest Practice With St. Louis Office, Five New Attorneys

By Lewis Brisbois | Jan 29, 2019

Lewis Brisbois is pleased to announce the opening of a new office in downtown St. Louis, Missouri.

THOMPSON COBURN LLP: Legal Services Corporation honors Thompson Coburn for pro bono service

By Thompson Coburn LLP | Jan 29, 2019

On January 17, Thompson Coburn was recognized for its commitment to pro bono legal service by the Legal Services Corporation (LSC).

HEYL ROYSTER: Hunsaker Elected to Key Leadership Position in ABOTA

By Heyl Royster | Jan 23, 2019

Rick Hunsaker, Managing Partner of the firm’s St. Louis office, has begun his term as President of the Missouri/Southern Illinois Chapter of the American Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA).

POLSINELLI: Polsinelli Shareholders Dan Boulware and Greg Kratofil Named Influential Lawyers by Missouri Lawyers Weekly

By Polsinelli | Jan 23, 2019

Polsinelli Shareholders R. Dan Boulware and Greg Kratofil, Jr. are among five honorees for Missouri Lawyers Weekly’s 2019 Influential Lawyers award, which recognizes Missouri lawyers who have made substantial contributions to the legal community this year

BISTATE LAW CENTER: Nagel is a 2018 Super Lawyers Rising Star

By BiState Law Center | Jan 22, 2019

Matthew Nagel of the BiState Law Center was named a 2018 Super Lawyers Rising Star in Missouri.

PAULE, CAMAZINE & BLUMENTHAL: Paule, Camazine & Blumenthal attorney Tim Schlesinger to present assisted reproduction CLE Program for BAMSL

By Paule, Camazine & Blumenthal PC | Jan 22, 2019

Paule, Camazine & Blumenthal attorney Tim Schlesinger will be presenting the Continuing Legal Education program Surrogacy, IVF, Embryo Disputes and More…

HUSCH BLACKWELL: Michael Bridges Honored for Pro Bono Service by Legal Services Corporation

By Husch Blackwell LLP | Jan 22, 2019

Husch Blackwell partner Michael Bridges has been named among the firms and individuals who will receive 2019 Pro Bono Service Awards from The Legal Services Corporation (LSC).

BRYAN CAVE: Firm Ranks in Thomson Reuters 2018 Year-End Results

By Bryan Cave | Jan 17, 2019

Thomson Reuters, recognized as maintaining the most comprehensive database available on mergers and acquisitions, has ranked Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner among the top legal advisers for M&A work involving a U.S. target for 2018.

TRESSLER LLP: Tressler Opens St. Louis Metro Area Office with Four New Partners

By Tressler LLP | Jan 17, 2019

Tressler LLP continues to make its presence known nationally by opening a new office in the St. Louis Metro Area and hiring four partners.

HEPLERBROOM: Varadachari elected to executive board of St. Louis County Bar Association

By HeplerBroom | Jan 15, 2019

Bharat Varadachari has been elected to serve on the Executive Board of the St. Louis County Bar Association.

ABRAHAM WATKINS NICHOLS SORRELS AGOSTO: $4.7 Billion Talc Verdict Upheld

By Abraham, Watkins, Nichols, Sorrels, Agosto & Friend | Jan 13, 2019

A Missouri judge has recently upheld the award of 4.7 billion dollars in damages to twenty-two victims of ovarian cancer against Johnson & Johnson.

LANIER LAW FIRM: Firm's Talc Victory named CVN's No. 1 most Impressive Plaintiff Verdict of 2018

By Lanier Law Firm | Jan 13, 2019

The Lanier Law Firm’s courtroom victory that saw $4.69 billion awarded to 22 ovarian cancer victims and their families has been named the No.1 Most Impressive Plaintiff Verdict of 2018 by Courtroom View Network.

HUSCH BLACKWELL: 5280 Recognizes Steve Levine as Leader in Cannabis Law

By Husch Blackwell LLP | Jan 13, 2019

Husch Blackwell partner Steve Levine has been named by 5280 as a Top Lawyer in Marijuana Law.

MCANANY VAN CLEAVE & PHILLIPS: MVP Mourns The Loss Of Attorney John J. Jurcyk, Jr.

By McAnany, Van Cleave & Phillips | Jan 13, 2019

MVP Law expresses its deepest condolences upon the passing of John J. Jurcyk, Jr. His loss will be deeply felt within the firm, as well as among the community and his professional colleagues.

ARMSTRONG TEASDALE: Armstrong Teasdale Elects Three New Partners, Three Equity Partners

By Armstrong Teasdale | Jan 13, 2019

Armstrong Teasdale proudly announces that the equity partners of the firm have elected Paul Croker, Scott Galt and Sarah Sise to equity partner.

HEPLERBROOM LLC: Hamilton and Zaffiri obtain summary Judgment in U.S. District Court

By HeplerBroom | Jan 2, 2019

Kathleen Hamilton and Bradley Zaffiri recently obtained summary judgment for a client in the United States District Court, Eastern District of Missouri (Timothy Farkas v. Overton Industries, Inc., et al; No. 4:17-CV-761 RLW).

THOMPSON COBURN LLP: Rabo AgriFinance, Thompson Coburn recognized in Top Legal Innovation Awards

By Thompson Coburn LLP | Dec 19, 2018

Thompson Coburn client Rabo AgriFinance and its Regional General Counsel - North America, Philip Kirkpatrick, were recently honored at the inaugural Top Legal Innovation Awards, sponsored by Missouri Lawyers Media.

THOMPSON COBURN LLP: Sarah Wade, Felicia Williams honored as YWCA Leaders in the Workplace

By Thompson Coburn LLP | Dec 19, 2018

On December 6, Sarah Wade and Felicia Williams were honored as Leaders in the Workplace by the YWCA of St. Louis at the organization’s 38th Annual Leader Lunch.

THOMPSON COBURN LLP: Jennifer Visintine recognized by International Trademark Association for pro bono work

By Thompson Coburn LLP | Dec 12, 2018

The International Trademark Association (INTA) has awarded Thompson Coburn Intellectual Property partner Jennifer Visintine its 2018 Volunteer Service Award for Pro Bono Services Provided by Individuals.

ARMSTRONG TEASDALE: Matt Kitzi, ATGS Compliance Solutions Earn Top Legal Innovation Award

By Armstrong Teasdale | Dec 12, 2018

Jefferson City Corporate Services Partner Matt Kitzi and ATGS Compliance Solutions are being recognized with a 2018 Top Legal Innovation Award from Missouri Lawyers Weekly.

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