Melanie Keeney and Kristine Nazir Present at Higher Education CLE

On December 17, 2020, Melanie Keeney and Kristine Nazir presented a CLE regarding “Immigration Update: What to Expect in 2021,” at the  Tueth Keeney Higher Education Seminar. Melanie Gurley Keeney practices in the areas of employment, immigration and education law. Melanie has been included in Best Lawyers in America® for 25 years, and has been
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Legal Presentations, Higher Education Law, Immigration Law, 2020, Kristine Nazir, Melanie Gurley Keeney

Kate Nash Presents at Employment Law Alliance Webinar Discussing Legal Issues in Higher Education During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Kate Nash will join a panel of esteemed speakers on May 13th for a discussion focusing on helping higher education institutions identify common legal issues, projects, and problems that, while not created by the COVID-19 pandemic, were brought to the forefront by it. The session will be divided into four topics (student issues, employment issues, risk management issues,
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Legal Presentations, Uncategorized, Higher Education Law, 2020, Kate L. Nash

Ian Cooper Speaks at the Meeting of the National Association of College and University Attorneys in Seattle

Ian Cooper was a featured speaker at the meeting of the National Association of College and University Attorneys, in Seattle Washington, on April 5, 2019.  Ian discussed the constitutional framework for evaluating employee political speech on college and university campuses and presented with the General Counsel of the University of Florida, the General Counsel of
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Legal Presentations, Higher Education Law, 2019, Ian P. Cooper

Tueth Keeney Attorneys Selected for Inclusion to the 2018 Missouri & Kansas Super Lawyers List

We are proud to announce that seven Tueth Keeney attorneys have been selected for inclusion to the 2018 Missouri & Kansas Super Lawyers® list.  We are also pleased to announce that Adam Henningsen is a new addition to the 2018 Missouri & Kansas Rising Stars Super Lawyers list.  Each year, no more than five percent of
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Uncategorized, Missouri Education Law, Higher Education Law, Labor and Employment, Immigration Law, Commercial Litigation, 2018, Adam C. Henningsen, Amy Clendennen, Celynda L. Brasher, Ian P. Cooper, Kate L. Nash, Margaret A. Hesse, Melanie Gurley Keeney, Michelle H. Basi

Aigner Carr and Ian Cooper Win Summary Judgment for Missouri College

Aigner Carr and Ian Cooper won summary judgment for Culver-Stockton College on November 2, 2018, in the Lewis County Circuit Court. After successfully obtaining dismissal of a Title IX federal lawsuit in 2017 brought by the same plaintiff, Ian and Aigner defeated the plaintiff’s subsequent common law tort claims brought in state court. Aigner successfully
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Firm Victories, Higher Education Law, 2018, Aigner S. Carr, Ian P. Cooper

Tueth Keeney Has Been Named a Tier 1 Regional “Best Law Firm” in Four Practice Areas by U.S. News – Best Lawyers® in 2019

 Tueth Keeney Cooper Mohan & Jackstadt, PC has been recognized regionally as a “Best Law Firm” in St. Louis, by U.S. News – Best Lawyers®, for the ninth consecutive year.  The firm has received a First Tier ranking in Education Law, Employment Law – Management, Immigration Law, Litigation – Labor & Employment, as well as
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Firm Announcements, Honors and Awards, Missouri Education Law, Illinois Education Law, Higher Education Law, Labor and Employment, Immigration Law, Commercial Litigation, 2018

Tueth Keeney Recognized as Largest Labor and Employment Law Firm in St. Louis

Tueth Keeney is proud to be recognized as the largest labor and employment law firm in St. Louis, based on the number of local licensed labor/employment attorneys.  The St. Louis Business Journal research recently ranked all St Louis law firms by number of local licensed labor/employment attorneys in 2018, and Tueth Keeney came out on
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Firm Announcements, Missouri Education Law, Illinois Education Law, Higher Education Law, Labor and Employment, Immigration Law, 2018

Ian Cooper and Jenna Lakamp obtain judgment for University on former employee’s national origin discrimination and retaliation claims

Ian Cooper and Jenna Lakamp recently obtained summary judgment for Southern Illinois University in a case entitled Tamari v. Board of Trustees of Southern Illinois University. The plaintiff in the case, a former employee at the University’s Edwardsville campus, alleged that she was discriminated against on the basis of her national origin, and that the
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Firm Victories, Higher Education Law, 2018, Ian P. Cooper, Jenna M. Lakamp

Tueth Keeney Cooper Mohan & Jackstadt P.C. ranked in 2018 “Best Law Firms”

U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers, for the eighth consecutive year, announce the “Best Law Firms” rankings. Tueth Keeney Cooper Mohan & Jackstadt P.C. has been ranked in the 2018 U.S. News – Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms” list regionally in 5 practice areas. Firms included in the 2018 “Best Law Firms” list
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Firm Announcements, Honors and Awards, Uncategorized, Missouri Education Law, Illinois Education Law, Higher Education Law, Labor and Employment, Immigration Law, Commercial Litigation, 2017

James R. Layton Joins Tueth, Keeney, Cooper, Mohan & Jackstadt, P.C., as Of Counsel

Tueth Keeney is pleased to announce that James R. (“Jim”) Layton, former Solicitor General of Missouri, has joined the Firm as Of Counsel.  While in the Missouri Attorney General’s Office, Jim argued three cases in the United States Supreme Court, 92 in the Missouri Supreme Court, and 100 in other state and federal appellate courts
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Firm Announcements, Missouri Education Law, Higher Education Law, Labor and Employment, James R. Layton