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  1. Litigation: 25%
  2. Business: 25%
  3. Defective Products: 25%
  4. Class Action: 25%

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Armstrong Teasdale LLP

7700 Forsyth Boulevard.
Suite. 1800
Saint Louis, MO, 63105


7700 Forsyth Blvd Ste 1800
Saint Louis, MO, 63105-1807



ILActive And Authorized To Practice Law196905/17/2016
MOGood Standing, Active196901/08/2013
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Award nameGrantorDate granted
Recognized for Commercial LitigationChambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business2010
RecognizedBest Lawyers in America2010
RecognizedMissouri & Kansas Super Lawyers magazine2009
RecognizedBest Lawyers in America2009
RecognizedMissouri & Kansas Super Lawyers magazine2008
RecognizedBest Lawyers in America2008
RecognizedBest Lawyers in America2007
RecognizedBest Lawyers in America2006
RecognizedBest Lawyers in America2005
RecognizedBest Lawyers in America2004
RecognizedBest Lawyers in America2003
AV RatedMartindale-HubbellN/A
AV RatedMartindale-HubbellN/A
Litigation StarBenchmark: America's Leading Litigation Firms and AttorneysN/A
Association namePosition nameDuration
American College of Trial LawyersFellowN/A
Mississippi BarMemberN/A
Illinois State Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Bar Association of Metropolitan St. LouisMemberN/A
Defense Research InstituteMemberN/A
International Association of Defense CounselMemberN/A
Missouri Organization of Defense LawyersMemberN/A
American College of Trial Lawyers (Missouri committee)Chair2003 - 2004
American College of Trial Lawyers, National Trial Competition CommitteeChair1998 - 1999
Publication nameTitleDate
Missouri Tort Law“Premises Liability,” Chapter 17N/A
St. Louis Bar JournalDiscovery Problems and the Expert WitnessN/A
St. Louis Lawyer MagazineTrial TipsN/A
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Saint Louis University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1969
Loras CollegeN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1966
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
UMKC School of Law: CLE ProgramsExpert TestimonyN/A
UMKC School of Law: CLE ProgramsTaking & Defending DepositionsN/A
UMKC School of Law: CLE ProgramsReview of Recent DecisionsN/A
Missouri Bar: CLE ProgramsNuts & Bolts of Trial PracticeN/A
Missouri Bar: CLE ProgramsTort and Insurance LawN/A
AEGIS Claims ConferenceShield and Sword: The Overhead Power Line Safety ActN/A

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