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Brown Willbrand, P.C.

Headquarters

Executive Building, Suite 203
601 East Broadway
P.O. Box 1304
Columbia, MO 65205
United States
(573) 442.3181

Firm Details

Established in 1955, Brown Willbrand, P.C. is one of the oldest law firms in Columbia, Missouri.  The firm currently consists of seven attorneys who are the product of rigorous standards and an exceptional legacy.  Brown Willbrand, P.C. attorneys have achieved AV-Preeminent rankings for ethical standards and legal ability, which represents the highest peer-review rating available under the Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Ratings™.    Brown Willbrand, P.C. began as a partnership in 1955, when John Cainstraight and Ed Brown (1926-1980) formed Cainstraight & Brown.  In 1959, Scott O. Wright (1923-2016) joined the firm.  Herb Willbrand followed in 1960 and Dan Simon in 1975. In 1979, Scott Wright left the firm when he was appointed as a Western District of Missouri federal court judge.  Jim Powell became a shareholder in 1997 and Marjorie Lewis in 2007, and the firm became Brown, Willbrand, Simon, Powell & Lewis, P.C.  Karen Hajicek and Caleb Colbert became shareholders in 2015 and the firm became Brown Willbrand, P.C.  In 2016, Jordan C. Dillender joined the firm as an associate attorney.   Brown Willbrand, P.C. is dedicated to providing quality legal advice and professional service to our clients.  Our attorneys are recognized by leading professionals and organizations for their knowledge and extensive experience.  Our clients range from individuals to large and small businesses and non-profit corporations.  Please call our law office if you have any questions or if we can be of service.

Management

Herbert C. Willbrand
Shareholder, Managing Partner
B. Daniel Simon
Shareholder
James M. Powell
Shareholder
Marjorie M. Lewis
Shareholder, Managing Partner
Karen E. Hajicek
Shareholder
R. Caleb Colbert
Shareholder

Demographics

Partners

Women: 2

Men: 4

Caucasian: 6

Associates

Men: 1

Caucasian: 1

Management / Department Heads

Women: 1

Caucasian: 1

Paralegals

Women: 3

Caucasian: 3

Non-Legal Employees

Women: 2

Caucasian: 2

Clients

  • Bob McCosh Chevrolet Buick GMC Cadillac, Inc.
  • Boone-Central Title Co.
  • Central Bank of Boone County
  • Central Trust Company
  • Collision Center of Columbia, LLC
  • Commerce Bank, N.A.
  • Drewing Automotive
  • Exchange Bank of Missouri
  • First Midwest Bank
  • Fritz Mechanical LLC
  • J. Louis Crum Corporation
  • Landmark Bank
  • Mid-Missouri Reproductive Medicine & Surgery, Inc.
  • Missouri Cancer Associates
  • Professional Contractors and Engineers, Inc.
  • Providence Bank
  • The Callaway Bank
  • The Paris National Bank
 

About Our Clients

Brown Willbrand, P.C. is dedicated to providing quality legal advice and professional services to our clients. Our attorneys are recognized by leading professionals and organizations for their knowledge and extensive experience. Our clients range from individuals to large and small businesses and non-profit corporations.

Contacts

Sue Fuller
Business Manager
573-442-3181
Shelly Contreras
Administrative Assistant
573-442-3181

Firm Practice Areas

  • Agriculture Law
  • Banking and Finance Law
  • Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
  • Business Organizations (including LLCs and Partnerships)
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Construction Law
  • Corporate Law
  • Land Use and Zoning Law
  • Litigation - Construction
  • Litigation - Land Use and Zoning
  • Real Estate Law
  • Tax Law
  • Trademark Law
  • Trusts and Estates

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