In this latest edition of THE POWER LIST, Missouri Lawyers Media examines the state’s most powerful attorneys in environmental and energy law.
Ryan Keane is confronting corporations that are allegedly responsible for the dumping and storing of radioactive waste in St. Louis.
Anthony Gray has represented plaintiffs in St. Louis radioactive waste cases, including when he and fellow POWER honoree Ryan A. Keane represented a plaintiff against Bridgeton Landfill, which allegedly had stored nuclear waste in a residential area.
Lon Walters and his law firm have filed more than 35 cases against BP Corporation.
Brian Madden was on the team negotiating a $10 million class action settlement for a class of Missouri landowners who had received polluted tannery sludge to use as fertilizer.
Often serving as lead counsel in complex multiparty litigation, Ryan Russell Kemper has extensive experience with the Clean Air Act, Clean Water Act, Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation and Liability Act and other environmental regulations on conservation, toxic substances and insecticides.
Paul Sonderegger is a litigator and regulatory compliance attorney who has resolved environmental, real estate and construction disputes in both state and federal courts.
Kyle Foote advises clients on acquisitions of contaminated properties for commercial and retail development in 25 states.
Brittany Barrientos is a trusted adviser in emergency scenarios and has been called to the scene of spills and releases to guide clients through investigations.
Aimee Guzman Davenport co-chairs Stinson’s environmental practice group.
Jim Price was the first chair of KCMBA’s Environmental Law Committee, remains a member of the American Bar Association’s Section of Environment, Energy and Resources and has been active in the national organization including as vice-chair of the section’s Solid and Hazardous Waste Committee and chair of its Brownfields Task Force.
Jessica Merrigan reviews environmental assessments and evaluates liabilities related to brownfield assistance programs.
- Immigration: Asylum-Withholding of Removal-Appellate Jurisdiction
- Criminal Law: Child Pornography-Bottom-of-Guidelines Sentence-Substantive Reasonableness of Sentence
- Criminal Law: Child Abuse-Sufficiency Of Evidence-Closing Argument
- Civil Rights: Religious Freedom-RLUIPA-Res Judicata
- Civil Practice: Res Judicata-Stop Work Order
- Immigration: Drug Conviction-Removability-Overbreadth of State Offense
- Civil Practice: Asset Forfeiture-Sanctions
- Civil Rights: Due Process-Failure to State Claim
- Probate : Revocable Trust – Amendment – Reformation
- Employer – Employee : Unpaid Commissions – At-Will Status
- Criminal Law : Post-Conviction Relief – Effectiveness Of Counsel – Conflict Of Interest
- Appellate Practice : Jurisdiction – Final Judgment
- Nurse entitled to disability benefits despite working months after accident, Supreme Court rules
- Eastern District rules 10 cases against TitleMax may proceed without arbitration
- Supreme Court declines to hear Republican appeals on abortion ballot initiatives
- Cole County jury awards $1.56 billion in Roundup case headed for appeal
- Jury gives massive award after fleeing suspect causes fatal crash
- 8th Circuit tosses suit claiming false sale prices
- Attorney general releases report on Kim Gardner investigation
- Legal Limelight: Jason C. Smith, Office Managing Partner, Spencer Fane