Celynda Brasher and Michelle Basi Present at MO-CASE

Firm attorneys Celynda Brasher and Michelle Basi presented at the 36th Annual MO-CASE Special Education Administrators’ Conference on September 22 and 24, 2013.  Celynda and Michelle presented at both the general law session and during a breakout session on the issue of related services under the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act. Celynda L. Brasher is
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Legal Presentations, Missouri Education Law, 2013, Celynda L. Brasher, Michelle H. Basi

Michelle H. Basi Elected to Shareholder at Tueth, Keeney, Cooper, Mohan & Jackstadt, P.C.

Tueth Keeney Cooper Mohan & Jackstadt, P.C. is pleased to announce that attorney Michelle H. Basi has become a shareholder in the firm, effective January 1, 2013. Ms. Basi was elected unanimously by the existing shareholders. Ms. Basi practices primarily in the areas of education, special education, litigation, and labor and employment law, and she
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Firm Announcements, 2013, Michelle H. Basi

Celynda L. Brasher and Michelle H. Basi present at 35th Annual Missouri Council of Administrators of Special Education Conference

Celynda L. Brasher and Michelle H. Basi presented at the 35th Annual MO-CASE Conference on September 24, 2012 at the Lake of the Ozarks, Missouri.  The MO-CASE Conference is the largest annual meeting of Special Education Administrators held in the state.  Ms. Brasher and Ms. Basi’s presentation, titled, “Transitions:  The Big Two – Transition Plans
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Legal Presentations, Missouri Education Law, 2012, Celynda L. Brasher, Michelle H. Basi

Tueth Keeney Completes Another Year of Successful School Law Seminars

“Close to 500 school superintendents, administrators and school board members from across the State of Missouri attended Tueth Keeney’s Annual School Law Seminars held in July, 2012. Tueth Keeney presents the seminars annually to clients and members of the education community on a broad range of legal topics that affect school districts.  The Seminars were
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Firm Seminars, Missouri Education Law, 2012, Celynda L. Brasher, Kate L. Nash, Laura E. Hemmer, Margaret A. Hesse, Melanie Gurley Keeney, Michelle H. Basi

Michelle Hammond Basi and Martha Mendez-Fischer promoted to Senior Attorneys

In recognition of their outstanding service to our clients and to the Firm, Michelle Hammond Basi and Martha Mendez-Fischer were named Senior Attorneys.  Michelle concentrates her practices in education law and employment law.  Martha concentrates her practice in immigration law.  Congratulations Michelle and Martha! Michelle Hammond Basi practices in the areas of school law, special
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Firm Announcements, 2012, Michelle H. Basi

Michelle Hammond Basi recognized by Missouri Bar

Michelle Hammond Basi was recognized by the Missouri Bar on December 16, 2011, for excellence in CLE presentation.  Michelle was a featured presenter in the Missouri Bar CLE seminar on School Law on August 17, 2011.  Recently,  the materials Michelle prepared for the seminar were featured in the “Best of CLE Course Materials”  section of
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Firm Announcements, Missouri Education Law, 2011, Michelle H. Basi

Firm Attorneys Create Professional Development Training Videos for Missouri Council of School Administrators

The Missouri Council of School Administrators (MCSA) invited the firm of Tueth, Keeney, Cooper, Mohan & Jackstadt P.C. to produce a series of professional development training videos on various legal topics. The training videos will be available for members of the MCSA to view on the MCSA’s website. The MCSA is the umbrella organization for
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Firm Announcements, Legal Presentations, Missouri Education Law, 2010, Celynda L. Brasher, Kate L. Nash, Margaret A. Hesse, Michelle H. Basi

Celynda Brasher and Michelle Basi Win Summary Judgment for College in Employment Discrimination Lawsuit

Celynda Brasher, Tueth Keeney shareholder, and Michelle Basi, Tueth Keeney associate, recently won summary judgment in a lawsuit filed in the Eastern District of Missouri. The pro se plaintiff filed charges against St. Charles Community College alleging race, age and gender discrimination. The plaintiff had applied for twelve different positions at the College and was
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Firm Victories, Missouri Education Law, 2010, Celynda L. Brasher, Michelle H. Basi

Hundreds of Missouri Public School Administrators Attend Tueth Keeney’s 2009 Annual School Law Seminar

In the spirit of Tueth Keeney’s continuing commitment to advising and educating school administrators on the complex and ever-changing legal issues facing public schools, the firm hosted three school law seminars free of charge to clients and friends of the firm. More than 500 Missouri public school administrators attended the three seminars which took place
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Celynda L. Brasher, Kate L. Nash, Laura E. Hemmer, Melanie Gurley Keeney, Michelle H. Basi

Celynda Brasher and Michelle Basi Win Victory for Northwest School District, Uphold Project Labor Agreement Against Legal Challenge

Tueth Keeney attorneys Celynda Brasher, Michelle Basi, and Laura Hemmer won an important victory for Northwest School District, upholding the district’s Project Labor Agreement in a case of first impression under the new Missouri Statute that permits challenges before the Labor and Industrial Relations Commission and the state courts. Following a hearing and submission of
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Missouri Education Law, Celynda L. Brasher, Laura E. Hemmer, Michelle H. Basi