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2022
May
12,
2022
| 08:52 AM America/Chicago
The Missouri Bar Foundation is a nonprofit partner of The Missouri Bar with a mission to promote improvement in the administration of justice, as well as encouraging and funding law-related endeavors, recognizing legal and public service, and support...
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May
01,
2022
| 17:00 PM America/Chicago
The Missouri Bar, through our Lawyers Living Well Special Committee, has been working diligently to develop programs and resources for Missouri lawyers that facilitate our wellness, as well as that of those who surround us. Those of us who are strugg...
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April
25,
2022
| 14:11 PM America/Chicago
by Danielle DavisRoe, Affinity Consulting Creating and editing PDFs is a crucial set of skills in any professional setting. From basic editing to redacting sensitive information, anyone who works frequently with PDF documents can benefit from learnin...
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April
20,
2022
| 09:06 AM America/Chicago
By Nicole Black, MyCase  Does your law firm utilize technology that eases your workload by simplifying processes ranging from client intake to final billing? If not, you’re losing valuable time by relying on systems that are both outdated and unrewar...
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March
31,
2022
| 13:06 PM America/Chicago
Most of us use Microsoft Office products every day. Whether you’re checking emails with Outlook, writing a brief in Word, or wrestling with a report in Excel, chances are high that Microsoft has hidden features you can benefit from learning how to us...
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March
30,
2022
| 06:00 AM America/Chicago
Several Missouri lawyers worked together in February and March to bring happiness and support to families in the Kansas City area. The Missouri Bar Young Lawyers’ Section Council built on-the-go kits in late February for families being served by the ...
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March
24,
2022
| 15:50 PM America/Chicago
 The Missouri Bar Young Lawyers’ Section Council hosted a local community service project Feb. 25 to benefit the Ronald McDonald House in Kansas City. A key part of the section’s mission is to enhance the professional growth and public service of new...
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January
31,
2022
| 11:28 AM America/Chicago
Polsinelli’s Kansas City office recently sponsored the Black Chamber of Commerce of Greater Kansas City’s new initiative to help provide resources to black-owned businesses and local students.In mid-December, Polsinelli hosted a luncheon for the Blac...
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2021
December
30,
2021
| 06:00 AM America/Chicago
Several Missouri lawyers with Polsinelli law firm tapped into the giving spirit of the season earlier this month and helped spread holiday cheer to families at risk of homelessness.  The Polsinelli law firm partnered with the Jewish Family Services’ ...
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November
01,
2021
| 09:02 AM America/Chicago
The Missouri Bar observed National Celebrate Pro Bono Week Oct. 24-30, highlighting the giving nature of Missouri lawyers. In 2020, Missouri lawyers provided more than 12,141 hours of pro bono legal services, which showcases the commitment bar member...
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October
25,
2021
| 12:31 PM America/Chicago
In 2020, Missouri lawyers provided over 12,141 hours of pro bono legal services,demonstrating the commitment our members have to equal access to justice for all. This week, The Missouri Bar observes National Celebrate Pro Bono Week to show our volunt...
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October
13,
2021
| 08:14 AM America/Chicago
Will Goldstein, Tamar E. Hodges, Roland B. Miller III, Erica Mynarich, and Patricia D. Perkins received this year’s Pro Bono Publico Awards for their commitment to helping Missouri residents by providing free or reduced-fee services. Through the awar...
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August
31,
2021
| 10:26 AM America/Chicago
Missouri lawyers are finding ways to even better serve their communities, including one bar member who was highlighted in August for her volunteer efforts.  Sarah Bardol, an associate attorney with Armstrong Teasdale, received the 2021 Tom Cochran Co...
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August
12,
2021
| 06:00 AM America/Chicago
The Children’s Advocacy Services of Greater St. Louis was awarded the 2021 Missouri Bar Young Lawyers’ Section Liberty Bell Award for its services to thousands of child victims and their families, aiding the justice system and legal community. The Li...
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August
11,
2021
| 08:23 AM America/Chicago
Sarah Bardol received the Tom Cochran Community Service Award for hosting and organizing numerous community service projects in the state. Presented by The Missouri Bar Young Lawyers’ Section, the Tom Cochran Community Service Award recognizes a bar ...
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July
31,
2021
| 07:00 AM America/Chicago
Missouri lawyers are making waves and helping the community daily, but today, The Missouri Bar is spotlighting the Jackson County Pro Bono Attorneys as part of the #MOLawyersHelp July roundup. The National County of Juvenile and Family Court Judges p...
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June
22,
2021
| 08:35 AM America/Chicago
To help mitigate the impact COVID-19 has caused across the legal community over the last 15 months, The Missouri Bar announced a grant program in March to allow courts, nonprofits, and government agencies opportunities for funding to increase access ...
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March
25,
2021
| 06:00 AM America/Chicago
Dozens of employees with Greensfelder, Hemker & Gale, P.C., along with families and friends, volunteered to clean up Greenwood Cemetery, in St. Louis, on March 6. Clearing the overgrown sections of the cemetery even revealed more grave markers. We kn...
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2020
October
29,
2020
| 15:07 PM America/Chicago
Being highlighted as an example of pro bono excellence is becoming a common occurrence for Danielle Atchison, a business immigration lawyer with Mdvani Corporate Immigration Law Firm in Kansas City.   Last year, the Mdvani Corporate Immigration La...
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October
29,
2020
| 13:54 PM America/Chicago
Timothy O’Connell had a unique path to the legal profession. Now a St. Louis associate at Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner LLP, O’Connell first spent a decade working as a journalist with both the St. Louis Post-Dispatch and The Washington Post.  In No...
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October
28,
2020
| 09:46 AM America/Chicago
Gerard “Jay” Harms knows the importance of pro bono work in the community. As a past recipient of The Missouri Bar’s Pro Bono Publico award in 2012, he has experience in helping others in need of his skills.  Harms started his career with active d...
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October
27,
2020
| 14:15 PM America/Chicago
Thomas H. Davis is a partner at Stinson LLP and was recently recognized in the 2021 edition of Best Lawyers in America. This comes as no surprise given the decision he helped bring about in the Western District Court of Appeals last December, which m...
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October
25,
2020
| 11:30 AM America/Chicago
Last year, Missouri lawyers provided over 19,000 hours of pro bono legal services,demonstrating the commitment our members have to equal access to justice for all. This week, The Missouri Bar observes National Celebrate Pro Bono Week to show our volu...
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October
23,
2020
| 08:05 AM America/Chicago
Each year, The Missouri Bar presents Pro Bono Publico Awards to show appreciation to lawyers and legal groups who provide exceptional legal assistance to those who cannot afford a lawyer. This year, five lawyers are being recognized for their ser...
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August
06,
2020
| 12:13 PM America/Chicago
The Missouri Bar Young Lawyers’ Section Liberty Bell Award honors a non-lawyer or non-legal organization engaged in public service activities that either enhance the legal community or advance justice. This year, the Child Protection Center (CPC) has...
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August
04,
2020
| 16:02 PM America/Chicago
  Danielle Atchison has a deep commitment to pro bono work and community service. As a business immigration lawyer with the Mdivani Corporate Immigration Law Firm she spends much of her time assisting the firm’s clients with a broad range of i...
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2019
November
08,
2019
| 10:55 AM America/Chicago
"I believe that helping those in need who cannot help themselves is necessary for any community to function." ...
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October
25,
2019
| 15:54 PM America/Chicago
              Over 30 Missouri lawyers with the firm Husch Blackwell, LLP, participated in a hands-on workshop October 23, 2019, where they learned how to get involved with Missouri.FreeLegalAnswers.org. Brett Rowles, lega...
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October
25,
2019
| 15:37 PM America/Chicago
Tell us about your experience as a lawyer? I graduated from Southern Illinois University School of Law in 1999. ...
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October
24,
2019
| 09:10 AM America/Chicago
Tell us a little about your background as a lawyer? I graduated UMKC Law in 2016 and went to work in a large company's tax department ...
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