News
November 14, 2012

Polsinelli Shughart PC welcomes 19 new associate attorneys to the firm. The additions are part of the firm’s ongoing national growth and commitment to the development of new attorneys. The associates will practice in health care, financial services, real estate, life sciences, energy and technology and litigation.

“The firm recently announced our 21 new shareholders and now we’re pleased to be adding the services of 19 new associates,” said Polsinelli Shughart Chairman Russ Welsh. “We welcome these young attorneys to the firm and we are excited to be helping them start or advance their legal careers.”

Kansas City and Johnson County

• Rebecca B. Beal, Real Estate Transactions/Development. She holds a J.D. from the University of Tulsa College of Law, with highest honors, 2006.
• Christine E. Brady, Real Estate Finance. She earned her law degree from the University of Missouri – Kansas City School of Law in 2012.
• Susan R. Jarrold, Toxic Tort Litigation. She earned her law degree from the University of Kansas School of Law in 2012.
• Kristin A. Kenney, Science and Technology. She earned her law degree from the University of Missouri – Kansas City School of Law in 2012.
• Brenda K. Leppin, General Corporate. She earned her J.D., magna cum laude, from the University of Missouri – Kansas City School of Law in 2012.
• Latrice N. McDowell, Labor and Employment/ERISA. She earned her law degree from North Carolina Central University School of Law, cum laude, in 2012.
• Ryan J. Mize Health Care. He earned his law degree from the University of Kansas School of Law in 2012, and his Master of Health Services Administration from the University of Kansas School of Medicine in 2012.
• Ryan E. VanDyke, General Corporate. He earned his J.D. from the University of Missouri Kansas City – School of Law in 2011.
• Michael F. Orlowski, Real Estate Transactions/Development. He earned his law degree from Washington University in St. Louis School of Law in 2012.

Chicago

• Lindsay Kessler, Health Care. She earned her law degree and a Health Law Certificate from Loyola University Chicago School of Law in 2012.
• Mustafa A. Neak, Real Estate Development/Transactions. He earned his J.D., cum laude, from the University of Illinois College of Law in 2012.
• Hannah L. Neshek, Health Care. She holds a J.D. from Marquette University Law School, 2012.
• Nicole A. Poulos, Commercial Litigation. She earned her law degree and an Intellectual Property Law Certificate from The John Marshall Law School in 2012.

Phoenix

• Frances R. Sjoberg, Real Estate Development/Transactions She earned her law degree from the University of Arizona James E. Rogers College of Law, with honors, 2011.
• Andrew C. Stanley, Environmental Litigation. He earned his J.D. from the University of Arizona James E. Rogers College of Law in 2012.

St. Louis

• Joseph N. Blumberg, Wealth Planning. He earned his J.D., cum laude, from the University of Missouri-Columbia School of Law in 2012.
• S. Roger Denny, II, Real Estate Development/Transactions. He holds a J.D. from Saint Louis University School of Law in 2007, and his LL.M in Taxation from Washington University in 2010.
• Sarah R. Kocher, Health Care. She earned her law degree, magna cum laude, from Saint Louis University School of Law in 2012.


Washington, D.C.

• Michael T. Flood, National Public Policy and Health Care. He earned his law degree, cum laude, and a Health Law Certificate from Saint Louis University School of Law in 2012.

For more information contact Public Relations Manager Heather McMichael, 816-223-8780, hmcmichael@polsinelli.com

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