ST. LOUIS – July 29, 2020 – Greensfelder, Hemker & Gale, P.C., is pleased to announce that the firm has been named a finalist in the St. Louis Business Journal’s 2020 list of the “Healthiest Employers” in St. Louis. The firm is listed in the medium size category for companies with 100 to 499 employees and is the only law firm among the 24 finalists across all categories.
“Health and wellness (are) front and center for all companies as COVID-19 continues to spread,” according to the Business Journal, which developed the list in partnership with health intelligence software company Springbuk. “These 24 St. Louis firms and organizations take it seriously through enhanced safety and wellness initiatives.”
Greensfelder President and Chief Executive Officer Kevin T. McLaughlin said, “We are very proud of this recognition for our ongoing efforts to promote and help ensure the health and wellness of our attorneys and staff in St. Louis and across all of our offices.”
Greensfelder’s Well-Being Program strives to increase the overall wellness of all employees through opportunities encompassing physical, financial, emotional and social health. Initiatives have included yoga, Pilates and meditation classes; seminars on nutrition, financial health and other topics; a healthy recipes cookbook; and numerous other opportunities. During the COVID-19 pandemic, the firm strived to ensure that employees working remotely still had wellness resources available, including virtual challenges and seminars and tips on setting up ergonomic workstations at home. Launched in early 2019, the firm’s Well-Being Program is led by Greensfelder Human Resources Manager Jessie Fenton.
The list of “Healthiest Employers” finalists is available on the Business Journal’s website (subscription required). The winners in each category will be profiled in the publication’s Aug. 28 issue.
Greensfelder, Hemker & Gale, P.C., founded in 1895, is a full-service law firm with offices in St. Louis, Chicago and Southern Illinois. 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.
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