Wednesday, November 19, 2008

Rep. Jason Grill selected as “Up and Coming Lawyer” by Missouri Lawyers Weekly

Kansas City – Missouri State Representative Jason Grill was recently recognized by Missouri Lawyers Weekly as one of Missouri’s Up and Coming Lawyers. The weekly magazine recognized the best attorneys in Missouri who are under the age of 39 and who represent determination in legal work and in community betterment in their July 28, 2008 issue. Grill, 28, is an attorney at the Kansas City law firm of Holtsclaw & Kendall, LC. He focuses his practice in the areas of personal injury, commercial litigation, FELA, products liability, and transportation related matters. Out of the 48 individuals honored by Missouri Lawyers Weekly in 2008, 14 specialize in litigation, 5 are minorities, 12 are women, 24 are from Kansas City, and 16 are from St. Louis. Prior to joining Holtsclaw & Kendall, LC, Grill practiced law with his father, Brad Grill, at the Grill Law Firm, LLC, after graduating with a Juris Doctor and an advanced certificate in dispute resolution from the University of Missouri-Columbia School of Law. Rep. Grill serves in the Missouri House of Representatives and also works as an adjunct professor of graduate and undergraduate courses at Park University in Parkville. “I am honored and very grateful to be recognized with such a great group of young lawyers from throughout the state of Missouri,” said Rep. Grill. “I look forward to continuing to give all clients the individual attention they deserve in a caring and dedicated manner.”

Missouri Lawyers Weekly, which was founded in 1987, is a newspaper of general circulation that reports on legal decisions issued by all the state and federal courts in Missouri, as well as changes to court rules, verdict & settlement reports, bar-discipline notices and all other news vital to attorneys in the state.