Six attorneys in our St. Louis and Kansas City offices are featured in the September edition of Missouri Lawyers Weekly. St. Louis Counsel Carrie Bechtold, Kansas City Associate Trevor Jenkins, St. Louis Partner Joel Lander, St. Louis Partner Chris Schmidt and Kansas City Associate Ben Thompson were featured as members of the “Up & Coming” class of 2013. The Up & Coming Award is for lawyers 40 years old or younger or who have practiced law for 10 or fewer years. “These high achievers epitomize excellence in the legal community and are identified as leaders in the community at large,” the publication stated. In addition, St. Louis Partner Mark Leadlove was featured as “an amazing legal mentor” and a winner of the publication’s inaugural Mentor of the Year Award.