Sandberg Phoenix & Von Gontard P.C News

SANDBERG PHOENIX & VON GONTARD PC: The Benefits of Limitation of Liability Clauses

By Press release submission | Sep 13, 2018

Limitation of liability clauses are not favored in the eyes of the law, but they are often upheld by the courts.

SANDBERG PHOENIX & VON GONTARD PC: Don’t Let a Subpoena Take You by Surprise

By Press release submission | Jul 15, 2018

This article will discuss how a professional, especially an accountant, should respond when receiving a subpoena to produce documents and/or appear for a deposition.

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

By Heather Isringhausen Gvillo | Oct 19, 2017

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

By Heather Isringhausen Gvillo | May 24, 2017

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

By Heather Isringhausen Gvillo | Apr 11, 2017

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

By Heather Isringhausen Gvillo | Dec 20, 2016

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

By Dawn Geske | Nov 14, 2016

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

By Joe Dyton | Oct 11, 2016

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

By Heather Isringhausen Gvillo | Sep 10, 2016

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

By Kyle Perrotti | Sep 9, 2016

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

By Heather Isringhausen Gvillo | Sep 6, 2016

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

By Heather Isringhausen Gvillo | Mar 1, 2016

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

By The Madison County Record | Jan 26, 2016

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

By Heather Isringhausen Gvillo | Jan 18, 2016

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

By Heather Isringhausen Gvillo | Nov 23, 2015

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

By The Madison County Record | Nov 23, 2015

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

By The Madison County Record | Nov 3, 2015

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

By The Madison County Record | Oct 16, 2015

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

By Heather Isringhausen Gvillo | Aug 31, 2015

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

By Heather Isringhausen Gvillo | Aug 18, 2015

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

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