Practice: Practice encompasses all areas of litigation and small corporate representation. Representation of clients includes representation in litigation on civil rights claims, EEOC (Title VII) and the Missouri Human Rights Act, employment claims, municipal litigation, defense of professionals and product liability claims and prevention; representation regarding real estate matters, contracts (UCC, construction) and corporate organization. Have tried many jury trials and have extensive experience in the Missouri Court of Appeals and the Eighth Circuit Federal Court of Appeals.
Experience: 1977-1980 Law Offices of E. J. McElligott, Independence, MO (1977-1979, Clerk; 1979-1980, Associate)
1980-2002 Blackwell Sanders Peper Martin, LLP (formerly Peper, Martin, Jensen Maichel and Hetlage) St. Louis, MO (1980-1985, Associate; 1986- 2002. Partner; 1989 – Management Committee)
2002- 8/2010 Devereux, Murphy LLC, St. Louis, Mo., member
8/2010- present Sher, Corwin LLC, founding member, (now Sher, Corwin, Winters LLC)