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Study reveals prevalence of suicidal thoughts in the legal profession
December 07, 2016
A recent landmark study titled “The Prevalence of Substance Use and Other Mental Health Concerns Among American Attorneys” was published in the January/February 2016 edition of the Journal of Addiction Medicine. It summarizes the results of a comprehen...
So, now you... need to be a little more than ethical
December 06, 2016
Many of a lawyer’s professional responsibilities are prescribed in the Rules of Professional Conduct, as well as substantive procedural law. However, a lawyer is also guided by personal conscience and approbation of professional peers. A lawyer should s...
Executive Summary: Member Benefits: Helping You Better Serve Your Clients
December 06, 2016
At The Missouri Bar, we are always looking for ways to deliver benefits to you, our members, that help you do an even better job for your clients. We have a committee dedicated to helping connect members with services and resources to better serve clients....
President's Page: There's an App for That: Keepin' It Real
December 06, 2016
I stay amazed at those folks who never seem to have faltered on life’s path. Don’t you? I secretly wonder, “Is the image I see real?” ...
Westminster Christian Academy and Nixa High School students win state Constitution championships, money for schools
December 05, 2016
More than 70 high school students from around the state met Monday in Columbia for The Missouri Bar’s annual We the People and Show Me the Constitution statewide simulated congressional hearing competitions. Students from Westminster Christian Academ...
Do pro bono your way with Missouri.FreeLegalAnswers.org
December 01, 2016
The Missouri Bar is partnering with the American Bar Association to launch Missouri.FreeLegalAnswers.org  and increase legal guidance among low-income populations. The premise is simple: Missourians in need go online to ask questions about non-crim...
MoveMakers and NewsMakers for Dec. 1, 2016
December 01, 2016
Dec. 1, 2016 - See who is making news and moving where in the weekly Missouri Bar update "MoveMakers & NewsMakers." ...
Best of CLE Spotlight - Marc A. Lapp
December 01, 2016
For over a decade, Marc A. Lapp has made a substantial contribution to the continuing legal education of Missouri’s attorneys by sharing his experience and knowledge at MoBarCLE programs.  Lapp has served as a recurrent presenter at The Missouri Bar A...
In Memoriam for November 2016
December 01, 2016
In Memoriam is a monthly listing of deceased members of The Missouri Bar for whom the Supreme Court of Missouri or The Missouri Bar were notified between Nov. 1, 2016 and Nov. 30, 2016...
Students to test their constitutional knowledge during Missouri Bar competitions
November 30, 2016
More than 70 high school students representing 10 Missouri schools will gather Monday, Dec. 5, in Columbia to participate in The Missouri Bar’s annual We the People and Show Me the Constitution competitions. During the events, student teams will be t...