BB&D Opens New Office in Columbia, Missouri

Blitz, Bardgett & Deutsch, LC is pleased to announce the opening of its newest office in Columbia, Missouri.  The Columbia Office is located at 414 E. Broadway, Suite 100, Columbia, MO 65201.  The Columbia office, along with current offices in St. Louis and Jefferson City, will enable the firm to better serve clients throughout Missouri and the Midwest.

“Columbia is one of the fastest growing communities in the Missouri and consistently ranked among some of the best places to live and do business,” said the firm’s managing members James Deutsch and Richard Rothman.  “We are excited to be a part of the Columbia business community and to assist businesses and individuals there with their legal needs.”

Firm member Chris Pieper will be the primary attorney in the Columbia office.  His practice focuses on regulatory and government solutions, administrative law, professional licensing, real estate, public finance and tax incentives, environmental law, and state and local tax.  Chris received undergraduate and law degrees from the University of Missouri-Columbia and has lived in Columbia for more than 15 years, recently returning to private practice following his time directing the Missouri Department of Economic Development and serving as Chief of Staff to the Missouri Governor.

Blitz, Bardgett & Deutsch, LC has built an impressive team of seasoned attorneys who deliver outstanding results at exceptional value. We are trusted advisors across a wide variety of industries and practice areas throughout Missouri and around the country. When you have a legal matter that really matters, turn to us.


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Over the last two decades Blitz, Bardgett and Deutsch has earned a respected reputation in the legal community as a top-flight litigation, real estate and business transactional firm based in St. Louis, Missouri, 120 S. Central Ave., 63105, with offices in Jefferson City and Columbia. BBD’s team of seasoned attorneys and notable up-and-coming associates are also recognized standouts in matters of Employment Law, Regulatory Work, Tax & Estate Planning and Alternative Dispute Resolution.