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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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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: Peter Wimmer

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Sixteen years ago, Peter Wimmer received the offer he couldn’t refuse. He was a partner at Stinson Leonard Street in the financial institutions group, handling mergers, acquisitions and securities.

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2020 In-House Counsel Awards: Nancy Inman

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Nancy Inman thrives in the professional environment created by her employer, ARCO Construction Co., which serves clients for multiple types of projects — aviation, distribution-warehouse, health care, industrial, multifamily, office, retail, self-storage and others — including the popular Topgolf venues.

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Photos: 2019 In-House Counsel Awards

2019 In-House Counsel Award winners

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Michelle Myers

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RISING STAR General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer, Cultivation Capital Michelle Myers quickly learned in law school that her interests would lead her down a much different career path than that of the traditional route followed by many of her ...

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Mary M. “Molly” Shaffer

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PUBLIC COMPANY Head of HSE & Real Estate Law for Crop Science, Bayer U.S. Molly Shaffer’s path to winning an In-House Counsel Award included a hike along the Inca Trail in Peru. That’s fitting for someone who majored in environmental studies ...

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Kathleen “Katie” Ryan

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PUBLIC COMPANY Senior Corporate Counsel, H&R Block Katie Ryan spent about six years as a litigator at H&R Block before moving to financial services and working as in-house counsel in 2014. The move certainly came as a marked change at ...

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Mary Ann Mackey

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PUBLIC COMPANY Assistant General Counsel Bearrister, Build-A-Bear Workshop Inc. As Mary Ann Mackey tells it, ending up at Build-A-Bear Workshop Inc. was “very random.” The lifelong St. Louis resident was working in the real estate department at Greensfelder, Hemker & ...

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Rebecca Kujawa

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PUBLIC COMPANY General Counsel, Huttig Building Products After working for the Illinois Senate staff for two years, Rebecca Kujawa viewed going to law school as a natural progression. Being part of the legislation process and seeing how things were done ...

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