Mandi Ferguson The Young Lawyers Division of the Illinois Association of Defense Trial Counsel (IDC) recently hosted a blood drive at the offices of HeplerBroom in Edwardsville in conjunction with the American Red Cross.
From left: Paul Venker, Tom Orris, Calvina Cook, Steve Sanders and Ted Williams, ST. LOUIS - Williams Venker & Sanders and its executive director Mary Hoffman were recently recognized as a "Patriotic Employer" by the Office of the Secretary of Defense's Employer Support for the Guard and Reserves (ESGR).
Womick The question of whether Dr. Anne Doll-Pollard was negligent when she performed a woman's hysterectomy seven years ago at St. Joseph's Hospital in Breese will be considered by 12 jurors selected Monday for a week-long trial in St. Clair County Circuit Judge Lloyd Cueto's court.
Spiegel The Third Judicial Circuit Pro Bono Committee and the Madison County Bar Association are holding a seminar next month to train more lawyers to help those who need family law advice in the Circuit's Pro Bono programs.
Yandle St. Clair County Associate Judge Vincent Lopinot on Aug. 13 reset a status conference to Nov. 19 in two sisters' case against Midwest Rehab and Respiratory Center and its management company, Senior Healthcare Management, after their father wandered from a nursing home and later died.
Matoesian An Edwardsville woman who sued an architecture company alleging she was injured while walking around a building at SIUE has denied the affirmative defenses asserted by defendant FGM Architects.