| Baker Sterchi Cowden & Rice welcomes Ryan O'Grady to the firm's Kansas City office. O'Grady's practice with the firm will be focused on civil defense litigation with an emphasis in the areas of personal injury defense, premises liability, and product liability.
Related Services: Personal Injury Defense; Premises Liability; and Product Liability
Ryan P. O'Grady
| Baker Sterchi Member Laura Beasley joins nine other Illinois attorneys as faculty of the 2019 Illinois Defense Counsel (IDC) Deposition Academy, a program designed specifically for Illinois Defense counsel providing an immersive experience for both lawyers with limited deposition experience, and those looking to refine their deposition skills. Academy participants team up in groups with...
Laura K. Beasley
| Baker Sterchi Cowden & Rice attorneys Nathan Leming and Megan Stumph-Turner have been selected by Missouri Lawyers Media as 2019 Up & Coming honorees, joining a class of 50 attorneys under the age of 40 from around the state of Missouri to receive the award.
Nathan D. Leming and Megan R. Stumph-Turner
| Fourteen Baker Sterchi Cowden & Rice lawyers have been recognized in the 2020 edition of The Best Lawyers in America© across numerous practice areas.
Related Services: Aerospace; Construction; Healthcare; Railroad; Commercial; Employment & Labor; Medical Malpractice; Personal Injury Defense; Product Liability; and Toxic/Mass Tort & Environmental
John W. Cowden, Peter B. Hoffman, Michael B. Hunter, James Scott Kreamer, John P. Lord, John F. Mahon, Jr., Michael C. McMullen, Thomas E. Rice, Steven P. Sanders, James T. Seigfreid, Jr., Thomas N. Sterchi, Kara T. Stubbs, Paul N. Venker and Theodore J. Williams, Jr
| Baker Sterchi Cowden & Rice Member Martha Charepoo has received Missouri Lawyers Media 2019 Diversity & Inclusion recognition. Charepoo is the Chair of Baker Sterchi's Diversity & Inclusion Committee, where she has been leading the firm's efforts to better align with American Bar Association Resolution 113 to promote diversity in the legal profession, as well as working to attract and retain diverse talent, and provide diversity related programming and activities for the firm's attorneys and staff.
| Baker Sterchi Cowden & Rice staff members Ruth (Sissy) Russell and Ruth Kunkel-Haskins have been selected as Missouri Lawyers Media 2019 Unsung Legal Hero Award honorees, an award honoring legal support professionals who have consistently gone above and beyond the call of duty in supporting attorney efforts.
| Angela Higgins has been named the Marketing Chair of ALFA International's Insurance Practice Group, where she will help set defined long-term business development goals for the group and facilitate action on those goals.
Related Services: Insurance; Insurance Coverage
Angela M. Higgins
| Baker Sterchi Cowden & Rice Managing Member James Scott Kreamer has been selected to The Business Journals' 2019 Influencers: Law list, which spotlights 100 attorneys nationwide who are driving business for their firms and clients.
James Scott Kreamer