Author Archives: Jessica Shumaker

Setting priorities: Attorney advises state on vaccine rollout

Tyler McClay

Missouri’s Advisory Committee on Equitable COVID-19 Vaccine Distribution is a group with a long name but a straightforward mission: to meet weekly and advise state leaders on who should have priority to receive the COVID-19 vaccine.

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From bench to boardroom

George E. Wolf III

Nothing about George E. Wolf III’s transition from the Jackson County Circuit Court bench to his in-house role at HNTB earlier this year has been typical.

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2020 In-House Counsel Awards: Charles Etherington

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During the past 24 years, Chuck Etherington has had a front-row seat to the growth of American Century Investments through his work in the company’s legal department.

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2020 In-House Counsel Awards: Sven Fickeler

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When he first came to the United States in 2002 to intern for Armstrong Teasdale in St. Louis, Sven Fickeler planned to stay for only four months before returning to his native Germany.

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2020 In-House Counsel Awards: Laura Staley

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Like many other employment attorneys who have faced an avalanche of work as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, Laura Staley has had no shortage of workplace issues on her plate this year.

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