BB&D Attorneys Robert Blitz and Chris Bauman Secure Quick Judgment for Local Municipality, Developer, and Multi-Million Dollar Local Development.

Robert Blitz and Chris Bauman represented all Respondents, a local municipality and the members of the municipality’s board of aldermen, on a claim that a conditional use permit granted by the City should not have been granted.  Petitioner’s claim that the decision to grant the conditional use permit was not made based on competent and […]

BB&D Attorneys Christopher Bauman and Jason Turk Attain Dismissal and Freedom From Restrictions on Employment for Employee

BB&D attorneys Christopher Bauman and Jason Turk defended an employee against a former employer who sought damages and injunctive relief.  Among other things, the former employer wanted damages and restrictions on BB&D’s client’s ability to contact customers that the employee had worked with during his previous employment.  BB&D successfully argued for an initial Order that […]

Christopher Bauman and Robert Brandt Selected as “Rising Stars”

BB&D is proud to announce that Christopher O. Bauman and Robert G. Brandt have been selected as “Rising Stars” and will appear in the 2012 Missouri and Kansas City Super Lawyers Magazine.  This is the third year that Rob has been chosen and the second straight year that Chris has been chosen.  No more than […]

BB&D Attorneys Thom Avery and Douglas Stockenberg Obtain Decision from Court of Appeals Finding Personal Guaranties Signed by Wife of Homebuilder/Developer were Invalid and Unenforceable

BB&D attorneys Thom Avery and Douglas Stockenberg represented Thomas Hughes, a homebuilder and real estate developer, and his wife, Carolyn, in a suit brought by Frontenac Bank seeking approximately $3.6 million for the alleged breach of promissory notes and related commercial guaranties.  At trial, the court ruled in favor of BB&D and found the personal guaranties […]

BB&D Attains Dismissal in Arbitration Concerning Edward Jones Dome

The St. Louis Regional Convention and Sports Complex Authority was dismissed from an arbitration filed by The St. Louis Rams, LLC, pursuant to a Motion filed by Bob Blitz, Chris Bauman, and Jason Turk.  In June of 2012, the Rams filed a Demand for Arbitration and Statement of Claim concerning how to improve the Edward […]

BB&D Represents Purchaser of St. Louis County, Missouri Apartment Complex

BB&D attorneys, including Kevin Fleming, Rob Brandt and Bridget Nave, represented the purchaser of a 130+ unit apartment complex in St. Louis County, Missouri.  BB&D handled all aspects of the transaction, including forming the acquisition entity, structuring investments, negotiating the purchase terms, completing due diligence, and closing the transaction.  This is the latest in a […]

Jim Deutsch and Tim Schwarz Successfully Defend Physician’s License

The Court of Appeals has affirmed, without a published opinion, a decision of the Administrative Hearing Commission finding no cause to discipline the license of Dr. James Knight.  Jim Deutsch and Tim Schwarz represented Dr. Knight before the Commission and the Court of Appeals.  At depositions and at the hearing, the BB&D team objected to the […]