Husch Blackwell LLP
As a commercial litigator, Laura maintains a broad practice helping clients find the optimal path for moving forward and mitigating risk.
Hospitals, insurance companies, corporations and business owners across industry sectors are among the large and small clients in Missouri and Arkansas that rely on Laura’s advocacy in state and federal courts, on appeal, and before state governing boards. Within her varied commercial litigation practice, Laura defends and counsels clients on matters including business disputes, construction disputes, discrimination and retaliation claims, mechanic's liens, boundary and title issues, tax assessments, and product safety.
Knowing that proactive compliance can be the most cost-effective defense, Laura counsels clients, particularly in the education sector, on measures that mitigate risk. Whether working with clients at a pre-emptive stage or facing litigation, what Laura finds most rewarding is identifying the best course for moving forward and minimizing future exposure. Additionally, Laura regularly devotes her skills to pro bono casework.