With eight offices all over the United States, Stinson Morrison Hecker LLP is a premier law firm providing first-class legal services in litigation, transaction and corporate law. The firm represents clients from emerging businesses to privately owned companies to Fortune 500 corporations. Stinson Morrison Hecker LLP employs over 300 attorneys specializing in tax, real estate, public law, international products liability, intellectual property, insurance, immigration, government solutions, general business, environmental and natural resources, energy, employment and labor law and other legal fields. Ninety-One attorneys of the firm have been selected for the 2012 edition of Best Lawyers in America. The firm’s mantra is to advise its international, national and regional clients based on a cost-effective approach.
Barkley Clark is one of the partners with Stinson Morrison Hecker LLP. A graduate of Harvard Law School, he specializes in financial institutions, regulation and compliance and commercial lending. Clark is admitted to practice before the bars of the states of Kansas, Missouri and the District of Columbia. For many years, he was included in the prestigious list of The Best Lawyers in America. He has also written several scholarly articles and serves on the board of editors of Banking Law Journal. Robin K. Carlson is also a partner with Stinson Morrison Hecker LLP. She obtained her law degree from Washburn University and practices before the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eight Circuit, U.S. District Court for the Western District of Missouri, U.S. District for the District of Kansas and the bars of the states of Missouri and Kansas. Carlson specializes in construction, insurance, appellate, and business litigation. James W. Allen, another partner with the firm obtained his law degree from the University of Virginia. He practices before the Missouri Bar and specializes in mergers and acquisitions, corporate finance and capital markets and securities.
The firm actively encourages its attorneys to do Pro Bono work. It not only strengthens the bond between the firm and the community it serves but also provides valuable real life courtroom and conferencing experience to its attorneys, making Pro Bono work a win-win situation both for the firm and the client.