Missouri Lawyers Media will honor attorneys from around the state with its 2019 In-House Counsel awards, recognizing their successes in navigating complicated contract negotiations, steering high-stakes litigation and defending their companies’ assets.
For the third year, Missouri Lawyers Media will present the awards, which grew out of its annual Missouri Lawyers Awards. Honorees include Missouri attorneys from a broad range of industries and organizations operating throughout the state and beyond.
They will be recognized at a breakfast ceremony set for Friday, Nov. 8 at the Saint Louis Club in Clayton. For tickets or more information about the event, click here.
Health care organization
Sean Murphy, vice president, advocacy and general counsel, American Association of Orthodontists
Christine M. Ramatowski, vice president, employment and benefits law, BJC HealthCare
Nonprofit or government organization
Monica J. Allen, vice chancellor and general counsel, Washington University in St. Louis
Courtney Hayes, attorney, AG Financial Solutions
Private company with annual revenues up to $500 million
Robert Budenholzer, vice president & general counsel, North America, Curium
Wendy Knudsen, executive vice president, chief legal officer and secretary, TierPoint
Donovan Olliff, assistant general counsel, HOK
Private company with annual revenues over $500 million
Ryan Fehlig, assistant general counsel, Bunzl Distribution NA
Nick Kriegel, senior vice president & general counsel, Safety National
Meredith Perkins, vice president, associate general counsel, secretary, Enterprise Holdings
Erika Schenk, general counsel & vice president of compliance, World Wide Technology
Ryan Turnage, litigation counsel, Schnuck Markets Inc.
Brian E. Anderson, senior vice president-legal, general counsel and corporate secretary, Belden Inc.
Matthew Aplington, associate general counsel, Spire Energy
Reachel Beichley, vice president and general counsel, MRIGlobal
Gregory Billhartz, vice president-legal, human resources and communications, Bunge
Michael J. Keating, vice president of litigation and arbitration, Emerson
Rebecca Kujawa, general counsel, Huttig Building Products
Mary Ann Mackey, assistant general counsel bearrister, Build-A-Bear Workshop
Kathleen Ryan, senior corporate counsel, H&R Block
Mary M. “Molly” Shaffer, head of HSE & real estate law for crop science, Bayer Crop Science
Michelle Myers, general counsel and chief compliance officer, Cultivation Capital
Keith Williamson, executive vice president, secretary and general counsel, Centene