Heyl Royster News

Three Heyl Royster attorneys selected as Illinois Super Lawyers Rising Stars

By William Sassani | Feb 6, 2019

Edwardsville—Three Heyl Royster attorneys were recently named in the annual Illinois Super Lawyers publication for 2019.

HEYL ROYSTER: Heyl Royster Named a National Law Review "Go-To Thought Leader"

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Dec 20, 2018

The firm recently received recognition from The National Law Review as a “Go-To Thought Leader.” In choosing Heyl Royster for their award.

Heyl Royster attorney Brian Connolly named Rising Star

By Carrie Salls | Dec 19, 2018

ST. LOUIS – Brian Connolly of Heyl Royster credits “the excellent results our St. Louis office has achieved, and continues to achieve,” as the basis for his recent recognition as a Rising Star in the 2018 Missouri & Kansas Super Lawyers listings.

HEYL ROYSTER: Hansen Appointed Chair of IADC’s Medical Defense and Health Law Committee

By Press release submission | Sep 23, 2018

Mark Hansen has been appointed Chair of the Medical Defense and Health Law Committee of the International Association of Defense Counsel (IADC) for a second term.

Asbestos trial set to begin in Stobbs court; Plaintiff is from Madison County

By Ann Maher | Sep 14, 2018

An Edwardsville man who worked as an insulator for Shell Oil refinery in Wood River for more than 30 years is expected to take his mesothelioma case to trial in Madison County Circuit Court today.

James Nowogrocki joins Heyl Roster

By Asia Mayfield | Aug 26, 2018

James Nowogrocki has joined the law firm Heyl Royster.

HEYL ROYSTER: Heyl Royster Attorneys Named "Best Lawyers" in America

By Press release submission | Aug 24, 2018

Ten Heyl Royster attorneys are listed in the 25th edition of Best Lawyers in America 2019.

Former assistant AG Martha Ravenhill joins Heyl Royster

By Devastasha Beaver | Aug 20, 2018

Former Missouri Assistant Attorney General Martha Ravenhill recently joined Heyl Royster, Voelker and Allen’s Edwardsville office as an associate.

HEYL ROYSTER: Attorneys Author Chapters in IICLE Medical Malpractice Publication

By Press release submission | Aug 11, 2018

Five Heyl Royster attorneys authored or co-authored chapters in the recently published 2018 edition of the IICLE (Illinois Institute for Continuing Legal Education) Medical Malpractice handbook.

HEYL ROYSTER: Maloney Elected Vice President of the St. Clair County Bar Association

By Press release submission | Aug 3, 2018

Jennifer Maloney has been elected to serve as First Vice President of the St. Clair County Bar Association for 2018-2019.

Asbestos defense attorney says Jeffs v Ford decision clarifies jurisdiction questions

By Heather Isringhausen Gvillo | Jul 26, 2018

The highly anticipated Ford Motor Company jurisdiction appeal was released as an unpublished Rule 23 decision after the appellate court remained under advisement for roughly a year and a half; but an asbestos defense attorney said the ruling still provides assistance for defendants raising jurisdiction objections in Madison County

HEYL ROYSTER: Federal Bar Association Supports Civil Rights Course

By Press release submission | Jul 7, 2018

On June 29, Jana Brady and Jordan Emmert participated in a press conference as members of the P. Michael Mahoney Chapter of the Federal Bar Association (FBA) at the United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois, Western Division, wherein the FBA presented Northern Illinois University College of Law (NIU) with a check in the amount of $10,000 to help fund a civil rights course for law students that will give them the opportunity to litigate Section 1983 cases.

HEYL ROYSTER: Heyl Royster Attorneys Recognized at IDC Annual Meeting

By Press release submission | Jun 25, 2018

At the June 8 Annual Meeting and Awards Luncheon of the Illinois Association of Defense Trial Counsel (IDC) held at the East Bank Club in Chicago, the IDC recognized all of its Board Members, Committee Chairs and Vice Chairs.

Herndon grants plaintiffs’ move to put Hale discovery in public domain; State Farm calls it a media ploy to manufacture stories

By Record News | Jun 11, 2018

EAST ST. LOUIS – Discovery documents in a $10 billion suit against State Farm belong in the public record, U.S. District Judge David Herndon ruled on June 11.

Heyl Royster to open St. Louis office

By Elizabeth Alt | Apr 17, 2018

The Midwest defense firm Heyl Royster announced that they will be opening a new location in St. Louis.

Defendants seek summary judgment in Madison County bid rigging suit

By Heather Isringhausen Gvillo | Apr 2, 2018

Several defendants accused of participating in an alleged bid-rigging conspiracy with former Madison County Treasurer Fred Bathon seek summary judgment from the plaintiffs’ third amended complaint.

IDC spring symposium set April 13 will focus on cybersecurity

By Angela Underwood | Mar 27, 2018

The Illinois Association of Defense Trial Counsel (IDC) spring symposium is scheduled April 13 at Gleacher Center in Chicago and will focus on cybersecurity, bringing together the top executives in the field to speak on the most pressing issues facing computer safety.

‘Unnatural’ class actions in St. Clair County total 21; One shopper tricked by non-dairy creamer label

By Record News | Mar 27, 2018

BELLEVILLE – Local lawyer David Nelson has sued 21 food and soap makers in St. Clair County circuit court in three years for labeling products as natural.

Prairietown Volunteer Fireman’s Association denies liability in suit alleging boy fell on playground

By Heather Isringhausen Gvillo | Mar 20, 2018

The Prairietown Volunteer Fireman’s Association argues that a minor child’s guardians failed to properly supervise him in a suit alleging a boy fell from playground equipment during a wedding reception.

Heyl Royster attorneys named Super Lawyers; Four recognized from Edwardsville office

By Michael McGrady | Mar 6, 2018

EDWARDSVILLE – Four Heyl Royster attorneys for the Midwest law firm’s Edwardsville office have been named as Illinois Super Lawyers for the year of 2018.

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