Category archive: Firm News

Moving Up!

The firm’s Clayton, Missouri office has moved up, two floors to be exact. The firm’s Clayton-based attorneys and staff are now located on the 16th floor, 120 South Central Avenue, Clayton, Missouri 63105, suite 1600. The new office space – which was originally based on the 14th floor of the same building – will include…

Sandberg Phoenix Announces its New Shareholders

On November 1, three members of Sandberg Phoenix assumed their new roles as Shareholders, named to their position for their outstanding legal abilities and commitment to client service. Formerly Associates or Counsels with the firm, the new Shareholders for the 2017 fiscal year are: Dennis Harms – Dennis joined Sandberg Phoenix in April 2012 as…

Four Attorneys Join Sandberg Phoenix

The firm welcomes attorneys Edward “Ned” Reilly, Patricia Gray, Rixey Ruffin and Abbey Fritz this week. Reilly, Gray and Ruffin focus their practices in the areas of trusts, estates, tax planning and wealth counseling, while Fritz focuses her practice on litigation. Reilly, Gray and Ruffin were formerly with the Clayton, Missouri Reilly McLaughlin firm, while…

Jeff Dunn and Sara Obermark Move into New Leadership Roles

Shareholder Jeff Dunn who has lead the firm’s Health Care Services Practice Group since 2009, will leave that post and become a member of the firm’s Executive Committee effective Nov. 1. Jeff, a graduate of Saint Louis University School of Law, has been a member of the firm for more than 15 years and initiated…

Sandberg Phoenix Recognized for Inclusion Efforts

Missouri State Treasurer Eric Schmitt presented Sandberg Phoenix & von Gontard Library Assistant Scott Nelson and firm Manager Partner and CEO Bhavik Patel with a Best of Missouri Award recognizing the firm’s disability inclusion efforts at the firm’s downtown St. Louis office on Oct. 27. From left are Deanne Fix, Manager of Library and Information…

Thomas Hill Joins Sandberg Phoenix

Tom Hill, a southwest Illinois attorney with more than 35 years of practice, has joined the firm’s Business Practice Group. Coming to the firm from his solo practice in Highland, Illinois, Tom has significant experience in estate planning, real estate, business entity formation. A native of southwest Illinois, Tom is a former president of the…

Sandberg Phoenix Welcomes Three Attorneys

Continuing the trend of steady growth, the firm welcomes three attorneys today: Counsel Lynn Russell joins the firm’s Kansas City office. Lynn has more than 30 years of transactional and finance experience, focusing her practice on commercial real estate development. Associate Zach Merkle, a graduate of the Saint Louis University School of Law joins Sandberg…

Aaron French Quoted On L.A. Lakers Case

Aaron French Quoted On L.A. Lakers Case

Business Litigation Practice Group Leader Aaron French weighed in on a decision by the Ninth Circuit Court that protects insurers in Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) cases. The matter involved a Los Angeles Lakers basketball fan who sued the team after he texted a message to be placed on the team’s scoreboard during a game….

Sandberg Phoenix Welcomes Rick Katz and James Neeld

Sandberg Phoenix & von Gontard P.C. announced today that Rick Katz, founder of The Katz Law Firm of Kansas City, and James Neeld, also of The Katz Law Firm, have joined Sandberg Phoenix & von Gontard. Rick and James have decades of experience in complex transactional work focusing primarily on matters in the region, representing…

Sandberg Phoenix & von Gontard Welcomes Christi Swick

Sandberg Phoenix’s Labor and Employment Group welcomes Counsel Christi Swick, a litigator with 15 years of experience in a broad range of labor issues. Christi, a graduate of the Saint Louis University School of Law, has experience in representing clients in matters before state and federal courts, proceedings heard by state departments of labor and has…

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