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Mark Tatum, 38

Firm: Shook, Hardy & Bacon      Location: Kansas City      Law school: Southern Methodist University  Hometown: Lee’s Summit Achievements include: He represents national marquee clients, including Nike, MillerCoors, Sprint, Footlocker and Chrysler. The best part of being an attorney? Being in trial Favorite ...

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James M. Humphrey IV, 37

Firm: Polsinelli Shughart  Location: Kansas City Law school: Creighton University  Hometown: Brighton, Colo.  Achievements include:  Took the leading role in representing former General American board members, officers and other high-level employees. His cases involved significant financial exposure, with billions of ...

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Chris Grant, 37

Firm: Schuchat, Cook & Werner Location: St. Louis Law school: University of Illinois Hometown: St. Louis Achievements include: Won a rare Gissel bargaining order from the National Labor Relations Board, ordering an employer to bargain with a local union where the employer’s unfair ...

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Kimberly Yates, 39

Firm: Littler Mendelson Location: St. Louis and Edwardsville, Ill.  Law school: University of Missouri-Columbia  Hometown:  Marshall  Achievements include: Yates assisted in drafting the Missouri Dram Shop Act, which was passed by the House of Representatives and the Senate in Missouri and signed ...

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Winthrop B. Reed III, 39

Firm: Lewis, Rice & Fingersh Location: St. Louis Law school: Saint Louis University  Hometown: St. Louis Achievements include: Led a team of lawyers who successfully defended both Western Star and its parent, Freightliner, against a $27 million termination lender liability claim, ...

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Paul E. Petruska, 39

Firm: Williams Venker & Sanders Location: St. Louis Law school: Saint Louis University Hometown: St. Louis Achievements include: Petruska excels as a seasoned speaker, giving presentations to both legal and non-legal professionals alike.  If you had not become a lawyer, what would you have ...

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Eddie Greim, 32

Firm: Graves Bartle Marcus & Garrett Location: Kansas City Law school: Harvard University Hometown: Excelsior Springs, but now I live south of the river in Kansas City Achievements include:  He sued the Secretary of State and Attorney General in a ...

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James G. Goettsch, 39

Firm: Husch Blackwell Sanders Location: Kansas City Law school: University of Iowa Hometown: Mission Hills, Kan. Achievements include:  Recent transactional accomplishments of note have included the approximately $145 million sale by NV Energy of its California electric utility assets. Favorite writers?  James ...

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Bradley R. Hansmann, 33

Firm: Brown & James Location: St. Louis  Law School: Saint Louis University Hometown: St. Louis Achievements include:  He has tried 22 jury trials in state and federal courts and has deposed numerous individuals including liability, causation and damages experts in ...

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Joseph C. Blanner, 33

Firm: Behr, McCarter & Potter Location: Clayton Law school: Saint Louis University Hometown: Eureka Achievements include: Has successfully handled several hundred mechanic’s lien and payment bond claims and has collected in excess of $10 million on these claims, representing some ...

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Christopher P. Sobba, 33

Firm: Polsinelli Shughart Location: Kansas City Law school: University of Kansas Hometown: Wichita, Kan. Achievements include: Sobba has jury trial experience in multiple states, including jury verdicts in excess of $1 million.  In addition, he has successfully argued before the ...

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