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Appellate and Complex Litigation Blog

Our Appellate Team assists on complex litigation and appeals that originate within the firm, as well as referrals from outside the firm. Follow our blog for the latest news in Appellate and Complex Litigation.

Appellate and Complex Litigation Blog
July 29, 2021

Trust in Our Coordinated Efforts

Recently, our Business Litigation Practice Group asked for our Appellate Team’s assistance on a complicated appeal after our client won a summary judgment.  The issues included a question of first impression regarding the interpretation of Missouri’s unitrust statute in connection with a trust that predated the statute’s existence.  The case also involved issues regarding the admissibility of an affidavit, supporting exhibits, and an award of attorneys’ fees.