Biography

Jeremy P. Brummond practices in the Litigation Department. Although his focus is on engineering and construction, he represents clients in a variety of commercial litigation matters. Clients include property owners, engineers, general contractors, and specialty contractors. Jeremy counsels clients in contract negotiation and drafting, and he frequently represents such clients in construction-related litigation including cases involving claimed construction defects, delay and lost productivity, and mechanic's lien and payment bond claims.

Jeremy has been appointed to be Chair of Division 9, Subcontractors and Suppliers, of the American Bar Association's Forum on the Construction Industry, and he is a member of the Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis's Construction Law Committee. Jeremy was selected for inclusion in Missouri & Kansas Rising Stars® 2010-2014 and in Missouri & Kansas Super Lawyers® for 2015-2020. Additionally, he was among the "Top 50" St. Louis area Super Lawyers® 2018, receiving one of the highest scores in the selection process that year. Jeremy was recognized by The Best Lawyers in America® in 2019-2021.

Practice Areas

Education

  • University of Missouri at Columbia School of Law (J.D., cum laude, 2001)
    • Missouri Law Review, associate managing editor
    • Order of the Coif
    • Order of the Barristers
  • Wartburg College (B.A., 1998)
    • Political Science and Communication Arts
    • Student Body President

Professional Affiliations

  • Incoming Chair, Division 9 Steering Committee, Forum on Construction Law, American Bar Association
  • Illinois State Bar Association
  • Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis

Admissions

  • Missouri Bar
  • Illinois Bar
  • U.S. District Courts
    • Eastern and Western Districts of Missouri
    • Northern and Southern Districts of Illinois
  • Eighth Circuit Court of Appeals

Charitable & Civic Activities

  • Cantor, Most Sacred Heart Church, Eureka, MO
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