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Lawyers of the Year: Susan Ford Robertson and Thomas B. Weaver

Nearly two years ago, Susan Ford Robertson and Thomas B. Weaver spent an hour before the Missouri Supreme Court arguing a case with an unwieldy caption on a seemingly dry-as-dust topic: the proper venue for a lawsuit. The case was ...

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Legal champion: Doug Gentile, Rouse Frets White Goss Gentile Rhodes

Doug Gentile

When Doug Gentile first received a product liability referral on a case involving a young boy injured in a child car seat, he certainly wasn’t an expert on the issue. “It was the first time I’d ever even thought about ...

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Legal champion: Matthew Mueller, Missouri Public Defender System

Matthew Mueller

Matthew Mueller had been working for the Missouri State Public Defender System for four years when Michael Barrett, former director of the system, approached him with a vision. Barrett proposed that Mueller become bond counsel for the public defender system, ...

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Legal champions: Jordan T. Ault, Denyse L. Jones, Matthew D. Knepper, Theresa M. Mullineaux and Sarah L. Zimmerman

Jordan T. Ault, Denyse L. Jones, Matthew D. Knepper, Theresa M. Mullineaux and Sarah L. Zimmerman

For a group of Husch Blackwell attorneys, a federal judge’s 2019 order requiring Missouri to overhaul its parole process for state inmates sentenced to life without parole for crimes they committed as juveniles was especially gratifying. Missouri attorneys Jordan T. ...

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Influential Appellate Advocate: Marie L. Gockel, Bratcher Gockel Law

Marie L. Gockel

If you’re looking for an expert on how the Missouri Human Rights Act has evolved, look no further than Marie Gockel. For more than three decades, the Kansas City attorney has focused her practice on employment law, including representing plaintiffs ...

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