In a recent interview on 610 Sports Radio, Spencer Fane attorney and chairman of the Kansas City Downtown Council Nate Orr discussed a wide range of topics related to the continued growth of downtown Kansas City. During the interview, Nate answered questions about the renaissance of the downtown area, the future of the KC Streetcar and Sprint Center, and the potential for a downtown baseball stadium. Nate stressed that the vision for downtown, despite the growth achieved in recent years, is “only going to happen if we keep our foot on the gas.”
Nate Orr Discusses the Future of Downtown Kansas City / May, 2018
Spencer Fane LLP is pleased to announce the addition of Carly Duvall as Of Counsel to the firm’s Litigation practice group in Kansas City.
As part of May commencement ceremonies, Spencer Fane attorney Francis Slay received a Doctor of Humane Letters honorary degree at Washington University and a Doctor of Public Service honorary degree at St. Louis University for his accomplishments during his tenure as mayor of St. Louis. Francis also delivered the commencement address at Quincy University.
Spencer Fane attorney Donn Herring was recently interviewed by St. Louis Public Radio on how health privacy laws may affect a dispute between lawmakers and the Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services (MDHSS).
Spencer Fane attorney Melissa Sherman was recently honored by Missouri Lawyers Weekly as a recipient of the Women’s Justice Award in the Litigation Practitioner category. According to Missouri Lawyers Media, the Women’s Justice Awards recognize women across the state “who have demonstrated leadership, integrity, service, sacrifice and accomplishment in improving the quality of justice and exemplifying the highest ideals of the legal profession.”
Spencer Fane partner Roger Denny recently participated as a panelist at the Collegiate Sports Summit held in Santa Monica, California. Roger’s presentation focused on the impact of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) on intercollegiate athletics departments.
Spencer Fane LLP is pleased to announce the addition of Jeff Cash to the firm’s Dallas office. Cash joins the firm as a Partner in the Business Transactions practice group.
Secretary of the Army Mark Esper recently appointed Spencer Fane attorney Mike Hockley as Civilian Aide to the Secretary of the Army (CASA) for Kansas (East). Mike was nominated by retired Lt. Gen. Robert Arter and Lt. Gen. Michael Lundy, Commander of the Combined Arms Center at Ft. Leavenworth, for his experience serving the military and community.