Areas of Expertise

The firm’s business can be separated into three categories: transactional work with small businesses, emerging companies, and entrepreneurs; business litigation — especially all aspects of real estate litigation and high-risk disputes requiring experienced trial counsel; and work related to insolvency, especially all aspects of distressed real property, bankruptcy and forfeitures.

  • Supreme Court rules suspects have right to attorney during questioning June 22, 2017
    On June 22, 1964, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled in Escobedo v. Illinois that suspects have the right to an attorney while they are questioned by police. Danny Escobedo eventually confessed to the murder of his brother-in-law after being detained for hours without access to his lawyer. Over the course of the interrogation, police denied […]
  • Missouri AG files suit against three opioid manufacturers June 21, 2017
    Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley [official website] filed a lawsuit [complaint, PDF] against three of the largest opioid manufacturers on Wednesday. Purdue Pharma LP, Johnson & Johnson and units of Endo International Plc. [corporate websites] are accused of violating consumer protection laws by deliberately and carefully crafting a "campaign of deception." The complaint alleges that […]