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THOMPSON COBURN: Thompson Coburn further expands Energy practice with addition of Erica Rancilio

By Press release submission | Feb 18, 2019

Thompson Coburn is proud to announce that Erica Rancilio recently joined the Energy practice as a partner in our Washington, D.C., office.

THOMPSON COBURN LLP: U.S. Senate confirms former Thompson Coburn partner Tom Jayne to Railroad Retirement Board

By Press release submission | Jan 12, 2019

Thompson Coburn extends its congratulations to our former partner Tom Jayne, senior general attorney with BNSF Railway Company and a recent Presidential nominee for a key position on the Railroad Retirement Board.

Hospital alleges healthcare plan administrators withheld more than $5 million in payments

By Lhalie Castillo | Dec 13, 2018

BELLEVILLE — St. Elizabeth's hospital is suing healthcare plan administrators for more than $5.1 million after the defendants allegedly refused to pay for services.

THOMPSON COBURN LLP: 116 Thompson Coburn attorneys featured in 2019 Best Lawyers® list

By Press release submission | Aug 16, 2018

The firm is pleased to announce that 116 Thompson Coburn attorneys were recently selected by their peers for inclusion in the 2019 edition of The Best Lawyers in America®.

Thompson Coburn law firm ranked best in country in railroad law, copyright law by U.S. News

By Dee Thompson | Jan 30, 2018

BELLEVILLE – U.S. News & World Report has named the firm of Thompson Coburn as the best firm in the nation for railroad law. Best Lawyers also gave the firm the highest ranking in railroad law.

Gleeson grants dismissal, denies sanctions in suit involving priest’s alleged sexual relationship

By Heather Isringhausen Gvillo | Oct 6, 2017

St. Clair County Chief Judge Andrew Gleeson denied sanctions and granted the Diocese of Belleville’s motion to dismiss after it argued that a woman with a doctorate degree shows no evidence of being mentally disabled and unable to consent to a sexual relationship with a priest.

Conductor's personal injury suit at trial on damages in Lopinot's court after prior mistrial

By Heather Isringhausen Gvillo | Jul 11, 2017

After a mistrial was ordered in a railroad employee’s personal injury lawsuit against Union Pacific, the case is at trial on the issue of causation and damages in St. Clair County Circuit Judge Vincent Lopinot’s courtroom.

Paintless dent repair provider sues former CEO

By Michael Abella | Jan 31, 2017

EDWARDSVILLE — A paintless dent repair service provider is suing its former CEO for allegedly abruptly leaving the company to start his own business.

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