The global economy has ushered in new challenges and opportunities for business. Our corporate attorneys provide guidance necessary to respond to the operating and regulatory needs of our clients and today’s demanding business climate. We represent global companies, including New York Stock Exchange and Nasdaq Stock Market listed companies, which compete in changing domestic and international business environments.
The diversity of our clients’ needs and the complexity of their transactions have earned us a national reputation in securities, mergers and acquisitions, and financing transactions. The frequency and sophistication of our transactional work have enabled us to gain distinction in several industries, including energy and public utility, manufacturing, financial institutions, and healthcare.
Our transactional business is fortified by interdisciplinary legal skills to assess business risk and resolve disputes arising from complex commercial operations. Our corporate practice includes attorneys with extraordinary commercial experiences involving corporate governance, officer and director fiduciary duties, sophisticated commercial contracting, and regulatory compliance, and is supplemented by other attorneys with experience involving government investigations, antitrust, labor and employment, tax and intellectual property.
Our corporate attorneys are experienced in all aspects of business planning and problem solving, from the formation and initial financing of a business, to acquisitions, mergers, dispositions and liquidations. We have more than 70 attorneys dedicated to corporate transactions and providing legal guidance for:
Additionally, our corporate attorneys provide guidance to executives and managers in the areas of corporate governance and compliance accountability. Our board member counseling addresses the duties and responsibilities of boards of directors as well as audit, compensation and special committees.
Longstanding business lawyer with excellent credentials.
Outstanding lawyer and trusted advisor. David is one of the best litigators in the nation.Read more
Outstanding lawyer and trusted advisor. David is one of the best litigators in the nation.Read less
Stephen is a exceptional labor & employment attorney. Whenever I have an issue or a question that I don't know how to address, I email or call Stephe...Read more
Stephen is a exceptional labor & employment attorney. Whenever I have an issue or a question that I don't know how to address, I email or call Stephen and he is incredibly responsive. He either knows the way a situation needs to be handled, or he will research and find out. He always leaves me with the necessary tools in order for me to effectively fulfill my job including either documents or notes on how to lead a difficult discussion with an employee. I highly recommend Stephen!Read less
Dan was extremely knowledgeable in preparing a Reg D offering. Additionally he was very responsive and sensitive to the timing of preparing the offer...Read more
Dan was extremely knowledgeable in preparing a Reg D offering. Additionally he was very responsive and sensitive to the timing of preparing the offering.Read less
His listening skills need improvement. I had to repeat things several times and he would ask me the same questions over again. He is more of a talker...Read more
His listening skills need improvement. I had to repeat things several times and he would ask me the same questions over again. He is more of a talker which is not a bad thing....just not when it comes to listening to what your clients wants and needs are.Read less
5.0/5.0 on 04/17/09 on 04/17/09
Smart lawyers, valuable research, practical strategic advice, resonable fees, responsive service. A complete solution to a litigation issue.Read more
4.8/5.0 on 10/19/10 on 10/19/10
Husch Blackwell is committed to recruiting, developing, retaining, and promoting talented attorneys and staff. We believe diversity encompasses a variety of characteristics, including race, national origin, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, education, and family and marital status.
Our environment is essential to both the quality of our client service and the personal satisfaction of our lawyers and staff.
Our efforts have been recognized both nationally and locally in promoting diversity. We received a top rating of 100 percent in the Corporate Equality Index, the Human Rights Campaign Foundation, the Equal Justice Award, Legal Services of Eastern Missouri, and named one of the Top 100 Law Firms for Women by MultiCultural Law Magazine.
Minority and female partners hold senior leadership positions in management, which fully supports the wide variety of initiatives coordinated by our firm’s Diversity Committee.
We are actively involved in promoting diversity within the legal profession. Our firm endorsed the diversity commitment and action plans of our local bar associations.
Diversity and inclusiveness make us a stronger firm and better able to understand our clients’ needs. We are committed to pursue, promote and enhance diversity at Husch Blackwell.
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