ST. LOUIS – Sept. 9, 2019 – Greensfelder, Hemker & Gale, P.C., is pleased to announce that Jessica E. Courtway, an attorney in the firm’s Louis office, is among the winners of Missouri Lawyers Media’s 2019 Up & Coming Awards.
From the publisher of Missouri Lawyers Weekly magazine, the awards recognize early-career lawyers who are 40 years old or younger or who are within their first 10 years of practice. Honorees have demonstrated professional accomplishment, skill and leadership beyond their years, as well as extraordinary commitment to their communities through volunteer service and leadership. Only 50 Missouri attorneys are chosen to receive the award each year.
The 2019 honorees will be recognized at an awards luncheon on Oct. 11 at the Ameristar Casino Resort Spa in St. Charles, Mo.
A member of Greensfelder’s Construction practice group, Ms. Courtway represents clients in a variety of construction matters, including construction litigation and arbitration, prosecution of mechanic’s liens, contract negotiation, and contractor licensing issues.
Ms. Courtway also has held leadership positions with numerous professional and community organizations in the St. Louis area. These include the National Association of Women in Construction, Missouri Asian-American Bar Association, and Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis’ Young Lawyers Division. In 2018 Ms. Courtway was named one of the St. Louis Business Journal’s “30 Under 30.”
Ms. Courtway received her J.D. from Washington University School of Law and her Bachelor of Arts from Saint Louis University.
Greensfelder, Hemker & Gale, P.C., founded in 1895, is a full-service law firm with offices in St. Louis, Chicago and Belleville, Ill. Greensfelder offers comprehensive legal solutions for clients locally, nationally and internationally. Areas of practice include business services; communications and media; construction; educational, religious and tax-exempt organizations; employee benefits; employment and labor; energy; franchising and distribution; health care; intellectual property; litigation; real estate; securities and financial services; and trusts and estates. Find out more at www.greensfelder.com.