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Missouri & Kansas Super Lawyers and Rising Stars 2019 Names 54 Husch Blackwell Attorneys



November 13, 2019
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Missouri & Kansas Super Lawyers and Rising Stars has named 53 Husch Blackwell attorneys in three Missouri cities to its 2019 Missouri & Kansas Super Lawyers and Rising Stars lists.

Additionally, John Cruciani and Ken Slavens were named to the Top 100 Missouri & Kansas Super Lawyers. Cruciani was also named to the Top 10 Missouri & Kansas Super Lawyers and the Top 50 Kansas City Super Lawyers. Slavens and Mike Annis were named to Top 50 St. Louis Super Lawyers.

The following Husch Blackwell attorneys were named to the 2019 Super Lawyers list:

Kansas City

  • Gary D. Barnes
  • Mark T. Benedict
  • Curt J. Chase
  • John J. Cruciani
  • Michael D. Fielding
  • Hayley E. Hanson
  • Michael S. Hargens
  • Martin M. Loring
  • Benjamin F. Mann
  • Scott W. Martin
  • Paul F. Pautler Jr.
  • David B. Raymond
  • Charles G. Renner
  • Jeffrey J. Simon
  • Julianne P. Story
  • Mark D. Welker

St. Louis

  • Michael R. Annis
  • Mark G. Arnold
  • Joseph P. Conran
  • *Kara R. Fussner
  • Bradley S. Hiles
  • Jennifer E. Hoekel
  • Christine F. Miller
  • Gregory J. Minana
  • Jill M. Palmquist
  • Matthew G. Perlow
  • Terry L. Potter
  • JoAnn T. Sandifer
  • Matthew T. Schelp
  • Kenneth A. Slavens
  • Rudy A. Telscher
  • Robert J. Tomaso

The following attorneys were named to the 2019 Missouri & Kansas Rising Stars list:

Jefferson City

  • Jordan T. Ault

Kansas City

  • Tyler C. Hibler
  • Timothy A. Hilton
  • Beau Jackson
  • Ben A. McMillen
  • Christopher C. Miles
  • *Arooj Z. Nazir
  • Christina M. Pyle
  • Michael T. Raupp
  • Megan A. Scheiderer
  • Tyler J. Scott
  • Wakaba Tessier

St. Louis

  • Carrie Claiborne
  • Patrick T. Conner
  • J. Andrew Crossett
  • Matthew P. Diehr
  • *Molly Dugan
  • Matthew D. Knepper
  • Tanya M. Maerz
  • Daisy Manning
  • *Mohsen Pasha
  • Corey M. Schaecher

* - First year named

Covering more than 70 practice areas, Super Lawyers is a directory of lawyers who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. Only five percent of attorneys are selected to the Super Lawyers list and two and a half percent are selected to the Rising Stars list in each state. The annual selection process includes a statewide survey of lawyers, independent research of candidates and peer reviews by practice area. The Rising Star category is for attorneys who are under 40 years old or who have fewer than ten years of legal experience.