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Talmage Edward Newton IV

Talmage Edward Newton IV

Practice areas:

Criminal Defense, Business, Employment & Labor, Personal Injury

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2004

  1. Criminal Defense: 75%
    11 years
  2. Employment & Labor: 10%
  3. Business: 10%
  4. Personal Injury: 5%

Payment

Fees:

Hourly ($1-300/hour), Fixed (Sometimes), Retainer (Sometimes), Free Consultation (30 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

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    Talmage is a very effective lawyer. I am happy to refer matters to him as I know he will take good care of my referrals.

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Contact Info

NewtonWright, L.L.P.

7515 Delmar Blvd.
St. Louis, MO, 63130

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
ILActive And Authorized To Practice Law201105/14/2015
MOGood Standing, Active200401/08/2013

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Robert Duncan Award for Excellence in AdvocacyMissouri Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers2012
Up & Coming Attorney - 2010Missouri Lawyers Weekly2010
Roscoe Anderson Award for Excellency in AdvocacyUniversity of Missouri - Columbia2004
Order of the BarristerUniversity of Missouri - Columbia2004

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
PartnerNewtonWright, L.L.P.2015 - Present
Trial AttorneyPleban & Petruska, L.L.C.2005 - 2015
Judicial InternMissouri Supreme Court2003 - 2004

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Missouri Association of Criminal Defense LawyersBoard Member2012 - 2013
National Association of Criminal Defense LawyersN/A2009 - Present
Missouri Association of Criminal Defense LawyersAmicus Strikeforce2009 - Present

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
USA v. C.B.The Government applied for a career offender designation and a sentence of 92-115 months. After an evidentiary hearing I sucessfully defeated the career offender enhancement and secured the statutory minimum sentence of the client.
USA v. S.T.Client was facing a mandatory 60-month sentence. I was able to secure a "safety-valve" reduction and client was only sentenced to 30-months.
U.S.A. v. L.S.Government applied for a sentence of 18-24mo after a lengthy evidentiary hearing client was sentenced to only 90-days in jail.

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Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
Evans & Dixon Client NewletterCriminal Investigations in Workers' Compensation2010
Evans & Dixon Client NewsletterA CHANGE IN MISSOURI LAW MEANS MORE DISCRIMINATION CASES WILL BE GOING TO TRIAL; PROPER INTERNAL PRACTICES AND DOCUMENTATION BECOME EVEN MORE IMPORTANT2009

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Missouri - Columbia School of LawLawJD - Juris DoctorN/A
University of EvansvillePolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of ArtsN/A

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
MACDL Annual MeetingSpeedy Trial Motions - At trial and through appeal.2010
Evans & Dixon Client SeminarAnti-Stacking Provisions and the Missouri Vehicle Financial Responsibility Law2010