Seven BB&D Attorneys Selected as 2021 Best Lawyers in America

BB&D attorneys Chris Bauman, Bob Blitz, Jim Deutsch, Kevin Fleming, Bridget Nave, Rich Rothman and Aaron Sanders have been selected for inclusion in the 2021 edition of The Best Lawyers in America.  Chris Bauman and Bob Blitz were selected for Commercial Litigation, Kevin Fleming and Rich Rothman for Real Estate, Jim Deutsch for Gaming Law, […]

BB&D Attorney Aaron Sanders Earns Up & Coming Award From Missouri Lawyers Media

Aaron Sanders is a recipient of Missouri Lawyer Media’s 2020 Up & Coming Award.  The Award honors attorneys 40 or younger who demonstrate a level of professional accomplishment, skill and leadership beyond their years and demonstrate an extraordinary commitment to the community through their volunteer service and leadership.   Aaron clerked at the Missouri Court of […]

BB&D Successfully Defends the Dismissal of Petition Against Carpenters Union

BB&D attorneys Robert Blitz and Aaron Sanders successfully defended the Kansas City-St. Louis Regional Carpenters Council on appeal from the dismissal of a lawsuit brought by a former business agent.   The lawsuit centered around allegations of wrongful termination implicating a complex area of federal law governing unions under the Labor-Management Reporting and Disclosure Act.  The […]

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The Impact of Coronavirus on Contractual Obligations

As the world continues grappling with the COVID-19 (coronavirus disease) pandemic, you may be left wondering about the legal obligations stemming from cancelled events and business in St. Louis and across the country. As experienced commercial litigation attorneys, our law firm has already been involved in addressing clients’ anxious concerns over COVID-19’s effect on existing […]

BB&D Secures Dismissal of Lawsuit for Forum Non Conveniens

BB&D, on behalf of Kansas City Southern de Mexico, S.A. de C.V., obtained dismissal of a lawsuit on forum non conveniens grounds.  Sixty plaintiffs filed suit against KCSM and its parent corporations in St. Louis County.  Plaintiffs’ claims were related to a bus accident in Mexico in 2015. The doctrine of forum non conveniens is […]

BB&D Obtains Arbitration Award in Construction Dispute

BB&D litigation attorney, Aaron Sanders, represented a construction company involved in the design and construction of multiple branch offices for an out-of-state financial institution.  After expending substantial resources in the design of one of the branch locations and readying the project for construction, the project was abruptly terminated by the financial institution.  The financial institution refused […]