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Armstrong Teasdale Attorneys Across the Country Recognized as 2020 Best Lawyers in America®

August 15, 2019 Press Releases

Armstrong Teasdale proudly announces that over 30 percent of its attorneys are listed in The Best Lawyers in America® 2020 edition.

Selection for Best Lawyers is based on the results of peer-review surveys in which more than 93,000 of the nation’s top attorneys cast more than 10 million votes on the legal abilities of lawyers in their practice areas.

Four attorneys are being honored for the first time, and two attorneys have been ranked for over 25 years consecutively. In addition, three attorneys were named “Lawyer of the Year” in their respective practice areas: Daniel O’Toole, Litigation - Labor and Employment; John Sullivan, Banking and Finance Law; and Timothy Tryniecki, Land Use and Zoning Law.

Congratulations to the following attorneys selected for 2020:

Denver, CO

Michelle L. Alamo
Commercial Litigation
Litigation - Intellectual Property

Kevin D. Evans
Litigation - Regulatory Enforcement (SEC, Telecom, Energy)

Daniel C. Nelson
Commercial Litigation
Litigation - Real Estate
Privacy and Data Security Law

William M. Ojile, Jr.
Commercial Litigation
Communications Law

Meshach Y. Rhoades
Food and Beverage Law

Jefferson City, MO

Sherry L. Doctorian
Government Relations Practice

Kansas City, MO

Lynn W. Hursh
Commercial Litigation
Insurance Law

Tyson H. Ketchum
Litigation - Labor and Employment

Gerald A. King
Insurance Law

Tracey S. Truitt
Biotechnology and Life Sciences Practice

Las Vegas, NV

Tracy A. DiFillippo
Commercial Litigation

Kevin R. Stolworthy
Construction Law
Insurance Law
Litigation - Banking and Finance
Litigation – Construction

New York, NY

Steven I. Tolman
Construction Law
Litigation – Construction

Philadelphia, PA

Richard L. Scheff
Commercial Litigation
Criminal Defense: White-Collar

St. Louis, MO

Derick E. Allen
Patent Law

Hillary Bean
Real Estate Law

David W. Braswell
Corporate Governance Law
Corporate Law
Mergers and Acquisitions Law
Securities / Capital Markets Law
Securities Regulation

Richard L. Brophy
Litigation - Intellectual Property
Litigation – Patent

Daniel Burke*
Real Estate Law

Jennifer R. Byrne
Closely Held Companies and Family Businesses Law

Michael A. Chivell
Corporate Law
Real Estate Law

Clark H. Cole
Insurance Law
Litigation - Insurance
Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants

William M. Corrigan, Jr.
Business Organizations (including LLCs and Partnerships)
Closely Held Companies and Family Businesses Law
Commercial Litigation
Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants
Trade Secrets Law

John F. Cowling
Electronic Discovery and Information Management Law
Information Technology Law

Jonathan F. Dalton
Government Relations Practice

Susan K. Ehlers
Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law

Richard W. Engel*
Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law

Daniel Fitzgerald
Patent Law

Raymond R. Fournie
Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions – Defendants

James A. Fredericks
Real Estate Law

Scott Galt
Commercial Litigation

Timothy J. Gearin
Litigation - Health Care
Medical Malpractice Law - Defendants
Product Liability Litigation – Defendants

Daniel J. Godar
Business Organizations (including LLCs and Partnerships)
Closely Held Companies and Family Businesses Law
Corporate Law
Energy Law
Mergers and Acquisitions Law

Christopher M. Goff
Patent Law

David L. Going
Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
Litigation – Bankruptcy

Martha N. Hereford
Immigration Law

Joseph F. Hipskind, Jr.
Business Organizations (including LLCs and Partnerships)
Real Estate Law

Scott E. Hunt
Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law

Michael S. Jefferies
Corporate Law

David B. Jennings
Biotechnology and Life Sciences Practice

Robert A. Kaiser
Employment Law - Management
Labor Law - Management
Litigation - Labor and Employment

Michael B. Kass
Employment Law - Management
Labor Law – Management

Brian E. Kaveney*
Military Law

Travis R. Kearbey*
Litigation - Labor and Employment

Patrick J. Kenny
Insurance Law

Anita M. Kidd
Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions – Defendants

Robert D. Klahr
Municipal Law
Public Finance Law

David G. Loseman
Construction Law

Thomas E. Lowther***
Banking and Finance Law
Corporate Law
Public Finance Law

Jeffery T. McPherson
Appellate Practice

James E. Mello
Municipal Law
Public Finance Law

Michael G. Munsell
Patent Law

Mark Murray
Real Estate Law

John J. O'Brien III
Banking and Finance Law

Julie E. O'Keefe
Environmental Law

Daniel K. O'Toole**
Employment Law - Management
Litigation - Labor and Employment
Qui Tam Law

David G. Ott
Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants
Product Liability Litigation – Defendants

Saraann S. Parker
Technology Law

Joseph T. Porter, Jr.
Banking and Finance Law
Corporate Law

William Ray Price, Jr.
Administrative / Regulatory Law
Commercial Litigation
Ethics and Professional Responsibility Law

Patrick W. Rasche
Patent Law

Donna Frazier Schmitt
Trademark Law

Jeffrey Schultz
Commercial Litigation
Litigation - Patent
Trade Secrets Law

Richard A. Schuth
Patent Law

Sarah Roe Sise
Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law

James L. Stockberger
Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants

Mark L. Stoneman
Corporate Law
Mergers and Acquisitions Law

John L. Sullivan**
Banking and Finance Law
Financial Services Regulation Law

Wilbur L. Tomlinson
Litigation - ERISA
Professional Malpractice Law - Defendants
Workers' Compensation Law – Employers

Eric M. Trelz
Employment Law – Management

Tessa Rolufs Trelz
Corporate Law
Mergers and Acquisitions Law

Timothy J. Tryniecki**
Land Use and Zoning Law
Real Estate Law
Utilities Law

Marc W. Vander Tuig
Litigation – Patent

George M. von Stamwitz***
Environmental Law
Water Law

Thomas B. Weaver
Appellate Practice
Bet-the-Company Litigation
Eminent Domain and Condemnation Law

Daniel R. Wofsey
Real Estate Law

(*) – Four attorneys are new to the list in 2020.

(**) – Three attorneys named Lawyer of the Year in their respective practice areas.

(***) – Two attorneys have been recognized as Best Lawyers for 25 years or more.