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Madison County, Recorder deny firing former employee for reporting alleged illegal activity, calling the claims 'frivolous'

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Oct. 19, 2017, 2:33pm

Madison County and Recorder of Deeds Amy Meyer denied liability and called the claims frivolous in a former employee’s lawsuit alleging discrimination.

Tax buyers seek summary judgment in St. Clair County bid-rigging suit; Residents file individual oppositions

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo May 24, 2017, 3:16pm

St. Clair County residents alleging several tax buyers participated in a bid-rigging conspiracy filed oppositions to the defendants’ motions for summary judgment.

Hospital denies liability in suit alleging newborn suffered brain damage from HSV

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Apr. 11, 2017, 10:25pm

A Maryville hospital denies liability in a mother’s suit alleging the hospital failed to provide HSV treatment for her newborn.

Dental system manufacturer denies liability in dentist’s suit

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Dec. 20, 2016, 2:00pm

The manufacturer of a system used to make dental products denies liability in a dentist’s lawsuit alleging dental crowns failed to perform properly.

Attorney Symank chosen unanimously as shareholder at Sandberg Phoenix

Dawn Geske Nov. 14, 2016, 2:57pm

ALTON – The law firm Sandberg Phoenix & von Gontard P.C. has named Associate Narcisa P. Symank to shareholder in a recent vote by its partnership.

Sandberg Phoenix elects new managing partner

Joe Dyton Oct. 11, 2016, 6:59am

ST. LOUIS – Law firm Sandberg Phoenix & von Gontard P.C. recently announced it elected St. Louis equity shareholder Bhavik Patel, 38, to succeed John Sandberg as its new managing partner. Patel’s term will begin on Nov. 1.

Belleville hospital, doctor deny duty to identify minor as abused or neglected child

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Sep. 10, 2016, 7:39am

Protestant Memorial Medical Center and one of its physicians seek to dismiss a father’s lawsuit alleging the doctor failed to recognize that his daughter had been abused or neglected.

Sandberg Phoenix bolsters medical practice with hiring of two new attorneys

Kyle Perrotti Sep. 9, 2016, 1:47pm

ST. LOUIS – Sandberg Phoenix is bolstering its health law practice with the hiring of two experienced attorneys, Cassie Lewandowski and Untress Quinn.

Wexford Health Sources seeks to transfer malpractice case to Montgomery County

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Sep. 6, 2016, 2:51pm

Wexford Health Sources seeks to transfer a man’s wrongful death suit alleging a woman died as a result of an allergic reaction.

St. Clair County Public Building Commission seeks dismissal in woman’s suit alleging exposure to toxic chemicals

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Mar. 1, 2016, 10:04am

St. Clair County’s Public Building Commission claims it is a “separate body politic” from St. Clair County and seeks dismissal in a woman’s lawsuit alleging she was exposed to hazardous chemicals from cleaning products.

Sandberg Phoenix attorney named a 2016 Missouri Law Firm Leader

The Madison County Record Jan. 26, 2016, 8:20am

Sandberg Phoenix attorney named a 2016 Missouri Law Firm Leader Sandberg Phoenix shareholder and Executive Committee member Teresa Bartosiak will be honored by Missouri Lawyers Weekly on Jan. 29 as one of the 2016 Missouri Law Firm Leaders of the Year.

Horrell Homes says basement mold was an open and obvious condition in rental property

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Jan. 18, 2016, 9:54pm

A Collinsville property management company alleges that concealed mold was an open and obvious condition on one of its rental properties in a family’s lawsuit alleging the mold made them sick.

Chiropractor denies liability in patient’s suit alleging stroke

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Nov. 23, 2015, 9:28am

A chiropractor sued for allegedly causing a patient to suffer a stroke denies liability and claims the alleged injuries were caused by a third party.

Five new shareholders named at Sandberg Phoenix

The Madison County Record Nov. 23, 2015, 6:48am

Five members of Sandberg Phoenix, who formerly served as associates or counsels with the firm, assumed their new roles as shareholders on Nov. 1: Thomas Addis, a member of the Business Practice Group.

Sandberg Phoenix and von Gontard named to 'Best Law' list

The Madison County Record Nov. 3, 2015, 6:49am

In its annual “Best Law Firms” list, U.S. News & World Report has continued to rate Sandberg Phoenix & von Gontard P.C. among the top law firms in the St. Louis metropolitan area in several legal areas. The ranking is the result of an evaluation process that includes the collection of client and attorney evaluations, peer review from industry leaders, and review of additional information provided by law firms as part of the formal submission process.

Nearly 30 Sandberg Phoenix attorneys named to 'Super Lawyer' and 'Rising Star' lists

The Madison County Record Oct. 16, 2015, 3:17pm

ST. LOUIS - Missouri and Kansas Super Lawyers have named nearly 30 Sandberg Phoenix attorneys to their list of Super Lawyers and Rising Stars for 2015.

Belleville nursing home and medical services seek to dismiss based on statute of limitations

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Aug. 31, 2015, 9:59am

Several Belleville medical service defendants seek to dismiss a woman’s suit alleging their neglectful care of a patient led to his death.

Sandberg Phoenix attorneys selected for Best Lawyers in America

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Aug. 18, 2015, 10:25am

A record number of 20 Sandberg Phoenix & von Gontard attorneys have been selected for inclusion in the Best Lawyers in America list for 2016.