Lewis Rice brings its wealth of experience in corporate and estate law to benefit closely held and smaller business clients. We have a diverse practice representing private business enterprises across a broad range of legal needs.

Our Services

Our attorneys have represented clients in manufacturing, service, retail, financial businesses, family limited partnerships, joint ventures, limited liability companies, and other business entities. Types of matters include:

  • Formation and startup of businesses
  • Financing activities
  • Agreements among shareholders regarding business relationships
  • Succession planning
  • Acquisitions and divestitures
  • Negotiating commercial transactions and distributorship agreements
  • Regulatory compliance matters
  • Employment, employee benefit, and ERISA matters
  • Litigation and dispute resolution
  • Real estate transactions

The Firm brings its considerable experience in the areas of environmental, tax, real estate, employee benefits, and litigation to the service of our smaller business customers.

Firm Highlights
Diversity & Inclusion

Two Lewis Rice Members Selected for Leadership Council on Legal Diversity Programs

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COVID-19 Rescue Plan Act Expands Paid Leave Availability but Does Not Revive Employer Mandates

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Public Access to Electronic Court Records in Missouri

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Lindsay S. C. Brinton and Meghan S. Largent Negotiate $1.4 Million Settlement for Landowners along Legacy Trail

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Paul R. Himmelstein Joins Lewis Rice Kansas City Office

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Virginia Passes Sweeping Data Privacy Legislation Similar to CCPA and GDPR

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Federal Appellate Court Determines a Website Is Not a “Place of Public Accommodation” Under the ADA

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Temporary COBRA Changes Under the American Rescue Plan Act

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Supreme Court Decision Provides Good News for Creditors

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Model COBRA Notices Under the American Rescue Plan Act

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Have You Done Your Annual CCPA Housekeeping?

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Fatima G. Khan Elected President of South Asian Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis

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New York State Regulator Discourages Ransomware Payments and Publishes New Cyber Insurance Risk Framework

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Meghan S. Largent and Lindsay S. C. Brinton Negotiate $700,000 Award to Cobb County, Georgia Landowners in Rails-to-Trails Case

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City of St. Louis 2021 Primary Municipal Election: Meet the Candidates

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Kansas City Office of Lewis Rice Names New Member

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Brian P. Pezza Gives Advice on Vaccination Acceptance in the Workforce in Society for Human Resource Management Article

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Lewis Rice Member Ronald A. Norwood Serves on Missouri Bar’s Special Committee on Lawyers of Color to Establish Diversity, Inclusion Programs

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Jerina D. Phillips Offers COVID-19 Vaccination Advice for Employers in St. Louis Magazine Article

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Jeremy P. Brummond’s Article on Waivers of Consequential Damages is Published in Construction Executive

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