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Meet the class of 2014: Up & Coming

Up & Coming

Up & Coming honoree Eric Schmitt, on right, talks with attorney Lenny Vines during the reception at the Chase Park Plaza Friday afternoon. Photos by: KAREN ELSHOUT

Up & Coming

Up & Coming honoree Krishna Walker, center, holds the flowers given to her by her sorority sisters. Standing with her are Mary Tillman, far left, Barbara Evans-Cunningham, second on the left, Sherry Brooks, and Betty Howard, on far right.

Up & Coming

Some of those gathering early for the Up & Coming reception at the Chase Park Plaza chat and take pictures before the luncheon.

Up & Coming

Up & Coming honoree Tracy Ring, on right, talks with his wife, Jessica, and fellow Greensfelder attorney Chris Feldmeier.

Up & Coming

Up & Coming honoree Maurice Graham congratulates Mark Hillis. Both were recognized in the Mentors category.

Law Firm Leader

Recognizing early-career professionals who hold important leadership positions at their firms. Winners are:

Public Service

Recognizing early-career professionals working in the non-profit sector. Winners are:

  • Casey M. Clark, senior counsel at Missouri Secretary of State’s Office, Jefferson City
  • Grant Doty, staff attorney at American Civil Liberties Union of Missouri, St. Louis
  • Brendon Fox, assistant prosecuting attorney for Phelps County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office, Rolla
  • Andrea Long, managing attorney at Legal Services of Southern Missouri, Springfield
  • Eric Schmitt, partner at Lathrop & Gage, St. Louis, and state senator
  • Christopher Seufert, assistant prosecuting attorney and trial team leader for Platte County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office, Platte City

Pro Bono

Recognizing an extraordinary pro bono project led by an early-career professional. The winner is Jessica Piedra, lead attorney at Immigration Professionals, Kansas City.


Given to more experienced legal professionals who have played an important role in the development of those starting out in the profession. The honored mentors are:

Winners in the overall Up & Coming class


Up & Coming 2014
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