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Valvoline Oil Change denies liability in slip, fall suit

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Mar. 21, 2017, 6:51pm

Valvoline Oil Change denies liability in a customer’s suit alleging she was injured when she slipped on a patch of oil.

Adam Olszeski joins Williams Venker & Sanders as associate

Michelle de Leon Nov. 21, 2016, 8:36pm

Attorney Adam J. Olszeski is joining Williams Venker & Sanders as an associate. Olszeski is an expert in the fields of commercial litigation, toxic tort defense, medical malpractice defense, and trust and estate litigation.

$1.06M settlement reached in tractor-trailer crash near Edwardsville

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Feb. 23, 2016, 9:09am

Attorney Troy Walton of Walton, Telken, Foster in Edwardsville recently announced a $1,060,000 settlement with a South Carolina-based trucking company and J.B. Hunt Transport, Inc., following a tractor-trailer crash.

Flooring companies seek to dismiss man’s lawsuit alleging chemical exposures caused Parkinson’s disease

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Feb. 9, 2016, 1:34pm

Story CopySeveral flooring companies seek to dismiss a man’s lawsuit alleging he developed Parkinson’s disease after years of working with chemicals in the flooring business.

WVS attorneys named to 'Super Lawyer' and 'Rising Star' lists

The Madison County Record Oct. 16, 2015, 2:54pm

Williams Venker & Sanders partners Theodore Williams, Paul Venker, Steve Sanders, Robert Bassett and Lucy Unger have been named by Missouri and Kansas Super Lawyers as five of the top attorneys in the area for 2015.

Williams Venker & Sanders attorneys selected for Best Lawyers in America

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Aug. 18, 2015, 10:35am

Eight attorneys with Williams Venker & Sanders have been included on the Best Lawyers in America list for 2016.

Terry O’Toole named ‘Up and Coming Lawyer’

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Aug. 4, 2015, 4:39pm

Williams Venker & Sanders associate Terry O’Toole Jr. was recently named an “Up and Coming Lawyer” by Missouri Layers Weekly. O’Toole focuses on general liability defense including transportation law, insurance defense, personal injury and premises liability.

Asbestos case remanded to Madison County based on statute of limitations; Plaintiff diagnosed with mesothelioma at age 25

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Jun. 2, 2015, 1:16pm


Williams Venker & Sanders recognized by Chambers USA

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo May 29, 2015, 9:45am


Unger receives 'Litigation Practitioner Award' from Missouri Lawyers Weekly

The Madison County Record Mar. 13, 2015, 11:32am

UngerWilliams Venker & Sanders of St. Louis announced that managing partner Lucy T. Unger has received the Litigation Practitioner Award from Missouri Lawyers Weekly’s 2015 Women’s Justice Awards.The Litigation Practitioner Awards are given to female litigators who exhibit qualities of leadership and professionalism, as well as a passion for improving of the quality of the justice system and bettering

Federal judge remands pelvic mesh case to Madison County; Mudge to hear motions to dismiss March 26

The Madison County Record Mar. 3, 2015, 7:10am


Shifts in management roles made at Williams Venker & Sanders

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Jan. 16, 2015, 7:49am

VenkerFounding partner Paul Venker of Williams Venker & Sanders, LLC, was recently invited to serve as a member of the firm’s Executive Committee while simultaneously being elected as the new managing partner.The firm was established in 2001, and since its inception until 2009, Venker had served as the managing partner.From 2009 until the beginning of this year, partner Lucy Unger held the titl

Retiring Judge David will join Williams Venker & Sanders on Jan. 1

The Madison County Record Dec. 5, 2014, 7:10am


Williams Venker & Sanders again named Tier 1 firm

The Madison County Record Nov. 14, 2014, 12:12pm


WVS partners named Missouri and Kansas 'Super Lawyers'

The Madison County Record Oct. 10, 2014, 9:51am


Williams Venker & Sanders partners named 'Best Lawyers'

The Madison County Record Aug. 22, 2014, 3:15pm


Case involving fire at Alton Marina continued to August

Ann Maher Aug. 1, 2014, 12:48pm

Madison County Circuit Judge William Mudge on July 23 continued a case management conference to Aug. 20 in a 2011 property damage suit the City of Alton filed against boat owners Layne and Leslee Gibson.

Summer Diversity Internship Program continues into third year

The Madison County Record May 30, 2014, 10:03am

The St. Louis Chapter of the Association of Corporate Counsel (ACC) has announced the return of the Summer Diversity Internship Program, sponsored by Williams Venker & Sanders of St. Louis.

Fifth District reverses $1 million judgment out of Clinton County

Ann Maher May 30, 2014, 9:37am


Bassett is new member of ABOTA and LCA

The Madison County Record May 9, 2014, 8:53am