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Chambers USA 2017 Recognizes Dowd Bennett and Individual Attorneys

Chambers and Partners have ranked Dowd Bennett LLP as a Band 2 firm in the General Commercial Litigation practice area for St. Louis and surrounding areas in the 2017 edition of Chambers USA.  Additionally, James Bennett was recognized as a Band 1 attorney.  Chambers also recognized James Martin in…

Dowd Bennett Sponsors 3rd Annual Rock ‘N’ Heal Event

Dowd Bennett was a platinum sponsor of the World Pediatric Project’s 3rd annual Rock ‘N’ Heal event on June 2, 2017.  The event drew over 700 attendees and raises money to support World Pediatric Project’s mission to connect critically-ill children to lifesaving and life-changing medical care that otherwise would…

Senator John Danforth to receive the Churchill Leadership Medal

On Thursday, June 8, 2017, Senator John Danforth will be honored at a dinner benefiting The National Churchill Museum at Bellerive Country Club.  The National Churchill Museum presents the Churchill Leadership Medal to individuals who epitomize the leadership qualities displayed by Winston Churchill.  Past recipients include Dr. William H. Danforth,…

Previous BAMSL Presidents Pass the Gavel to Edward L. Dowd, Jr.

Earlier today, at the annual Law Day celebration, twenty-two former presidents of The Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis passed the gavel to Ed Dowd, Jr. just before he was officially sworn in as President of BAMSL by U.S. Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas. Justice Thomas was the keynote…

Edward L. Dowd, Jr. Featured in Cover Story of St. Louis Lawyer Magazine

St. Louis Lawyer – May 2017 – Volume 59 Nick Davis of the St. Louis Lawyer interviewed partner, Ed Dowd for the cover story, Edward L. Dowd, Jr.: Luck Be A Leader.  The story introduces readers to the newest President of BAMSL and gives readers insight into Ed’s life and…

Dowd Bennett Supports 17th Annual Unity Dinner

On April 20, 2017, the Missouri Asian American Bar Association, Mound City Bar Association, the South Asian Bar Association, Hispanic Bar Association of St. Louis, Women Lawyers’ Association and Lawyers for Equality co-hosted the 17th Annual Unity Dinner at Mandarin House Banquet Hall in University City, Missouri. This was…

Sheena Hamilton to be Honored by Missouri Lawyers Weekly

Sheena R. Hamilton will receive the Missouri Lawyers Weekly Women’s Justice Award titled Litigation Practitioner and given to “female litigators who demonstrate leadership, professionalism and a passion for improving the quality of the justice system or contributing to the betterment of the profession” on Thursday April 27, 2017.  The 19th…

Dowd Bennett obtains unanimous jury verdict for client

On March 3, 2017, a unanimous jury in the United States District Court for the District of Massachusetts rendered its verdict in favor of a medical device manufacturer represented by Dowd Bennett lawyers Jim Bennett, Megan Heinsz, and Hannah Preston.  The case was tried over four weeks and involved…

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