Erianne Leatherman News

O'Fallon property owners allege homebuilder failed to fix defects

By Erianne Leatherman | Mar 12, 2019

BELLEVILLE – O'Fallon homeowners are suing a builder and his company for allegedly failing to complete work in a professional manner.

Son alleges dozens of companies caused mother's asbestos-related death

By Erianne Leatherman | Mar 7, 2019

BELLEVILLE -- A son is suing General Motors and dozens of other defendants, alleging misuse of asbestos led to his mother dying from lung cancer.

Driver alleges she required nearly $30,000 in medical treatment after rear-end collision in East St. Louis

By Erianne Leatherman | Mar 6, 2019

BELLEVILLE – An East St. Louis man is being sued after he allegedly caused an auto accident that resulted in nearly $30,000 in injuries for a woman.

Driver alleges injuries to back, ribs from St. Clair County collision

By Erianne Leatherman | Mar 6, 2019

BELLEVILLE – A St. Clair County woman is suing a man for allegedly running a stop sign and causing a collision.

Why law firms should be leveraging digital media to attract clients

By Erianne Leatherman | Jan 4, 2019

With the growth of internet usage via social media and search engines, it is vital for law firms to recognize important marketing trends, in order to reach the broadest audience and convert the most clients.

Law Offices of Michael J. Diaz dedicated to helping clients with variety of needs

By Erianne Leatherman | Jul 20, 2018

The Law Offices of Michael J. Diaz was founded with the mission to make a positive difference in the lives of its clients.

Judge Kenneth Meyers, who opened bankruptcy court in Benton, dies

By Erianne Leatherman | Apr 27, 2018

EAST ST. LOUIS – Former federal bankruptcy judge Kenneth J. Meyers passed away at his home on April 14, 2018 at the age of 74.

Fifth District reverses and vacates FOID card ruling; Man convicted in '93 for cocaine possession will not get FOID

By Erianne Leatherman | Apr 23, 2018

MT VERNON – Fifth District appellate judges reversed and vacated a decision of the circuit court of Jefferson County in an appeal involving a felon and a FOID card.

Fifth District reverses judgment in homeowners association dispute

By Erianne Leatherman | Apr 12, 2018

MOUNT VERNON – A ruling in favor of property owners in a case involving homeowners association dues has been reversed by the 5th District Appellate Court, which cited mistakes in the original decision.

Court upholds first-degree murder sentence in house fire case that killed 4 children

By Erianne Leatherman | Mar 17, 2018

MOUNT VERNON – The 5th District Appellate Court of Illinois has upheld a first-degree murder sentence and conviction for a Cutler man relating to a house fire he intentionally set in 2013.

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