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Benchmark Litigation Recognizes 28 Husch Blackwell Attorneys

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Husch Blackwell is recognized as a top litigation firm in the 2019 edition of Benchmark Litigation, with 28 attorneys across six offices listed.

The 2019 edition of Benchmark Litigation has recognized Husch Blackwell as a top litigation firm, listing 28 attorneys across six offices in its 2019 directory of leading litigators. The firm also received Benchmark’s “Highly Recommended” ranking in Wisconsin and its “Recommended” ranking in Missouri and Nebraska.

New to the 2019 edition, Benchmark has launched national and state-wide ratings for labor and employment practices and attorneys. In this designation Husch Blackwell secured “Recommended” status in Colorado, Missouri and Wisconsin. Additionally, eight labor and employment lawyers were recognized as “Stars” in the Labor & Employment category.

The Husch Blackwell attorneys listed in the 2019 Benchmark Litigation rankings include:

Local Litigation Stars

  • Gary Barnes
  • Charles Bohl
  • Gina Carter
  • Joseph Conran
  • Cynthia Cordes
  • William Corum
  • Martin Loring
  • Ann Maher
  • Christine Miller
  • Greg Minana
  • James Monafo
  • Joseph Orlet
  • Rudy Telscher

Labor & Employment Stars

  • Erik Eisenmann
  • Josef Glynias
  • Thomas Godar
  • Barbara Grandjean
  • Christopher Ottele
  • Paul Pautler
  • Julianne Story
  • Robert Tomaso

Future Stars

  • Caroline Hermeling
  • Michael Nolan
  • JoAnn Sandifer
  • Jeffrey Simon
  • Christopher Smith
  • Derek Teeter

40 & Under Hotlist

  • Kate David
  • Derek Teeter


Gary D. Barnes

Senior Counsel

Gina Carter


Joseph P. Conran

Of Counsel

Katharine D. David

Office Managing Partner

Thomas P. Godar

Of Counsel

Barbara A. Grandjean

Office Managing Partner

Ann M. Maher


James F. Monafo


Joseph C. Orlet


Jeffrey J. Simon

Office Managing Partner

Derek T. Teeter


Rudy Telscher


Robert J. Tomaso

Office Managing Partner