Blackwell Sanders Peper Martin was formed in 1998 as a result of a merger taking place between two already operating law firms in the region - St. Louis' Peper, Martin, Jensen, Maichel and Hetlag and Blackwell Sanders Matheny Weary & Lombardi LLP. The merger led to the emergence of Blackwell Sanders Peper Martin which instantly became one of the largest firms of the region. Based in Kansas City, Blackwell Sanders Peper Martin has more than 300 attorneys working in 7 different offices. The firm also has affiliate offices in Mexico City, Shanghai, Madrid, Guangzhou, and Manchester.
Blackwell Sanders Peper Martin offers a huge list of areas of practice; however, it is known the most for its command over employee benefits, executive compensation, product liability, antitrust and competition, intellectual property, and capital markets. It is known as the most prominent commercial law firm of the Midwest and is nationally appreciated for its innovative approach and contribution to litigation and transactional practices. Blackwell Sanders Peper Martin is not only a diverse service provider but is also catering to clients in diverse geographical locations. The firm has some of the most dedicated and hardworking attorneys who offer clients the best services and ensure that they are provided outclass representation. Blackwell Sanders Peper Martin believes in customer led services as it acknowledges that clients belonging to different cultures and backgrounds require special attention and must be made comfortable to ensure best results for the client as well as the firm. It extends legal services to clients of all types and from all geographical locations irrespective of jurisdictions.
Blackwell Sanders Peper Martin has strong opinion towards pro bono activities and encourages its lawyers to contribute a certain proportion of their time to community based work as it is one of their core objectives to ensure community based progress. The firm also lays emphasis on diversity. It encourages lawyers to take up different cases and apply innovative concepts to offer their best to the clients other than sticking only to their best practices.
Frequently Asked Questions
Q:What regions or cities are the Blackwell Sanders Peper offices present and what are some of their most prominent areas of expertise?
A:Blackwell Sanders Peper is one of the biggest law firms of the region and has almost 300 highly experienced attorneys on its payroll in almost 7 offices across the U.S. Affiliate offices of Blackwell Sanders Peper can also be found in cities like Mexico, Manchester, Shanghai, Guangzhou and Madrid. Some of the areas where Blackwell has no contemporaries are: capital markets, product liability, employee benefits, intellectual property, executive compensation and antitrust and competition.
Q:I need a bit of background information about Blackwell Sanders Peper law firm and where their offices are located?
A:Established in 1998 Blackwell Sanders Peper Martin was the result of a merger between St. Louis' Peper, Martin, Jensen, Maichel &Hetlag and Blackwell Sanders Matheny Weary & Lombardi LLP. The merger resulted in Blackwell Sanders Peper Martin which is now one of the largest firms of the region. Blackwell Sanders Peper Martin is Kansas City based, but almost 300 attorneys are providing their services in 7 different offices. Affiliate offices of Blackwell Sanders Peper Martin can be found in Mexico City, Shanghai, Madrid, Guangzhou, and Manchester.