Biography

Lawrence H. Weltman is a corporate attorney with an extensive practice advising clients on various business, taxation, and financial matters including closely held businesses; partnerships and joint ventures; mergers and acquisitions; pension and employee benefits; and white collar crime, among others.

Larry is AV® Preeminent™ Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell, was selected by his peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America® 1993-2021, and was selected for inclusion in Missouri & Kansas Super Lawyers® 2005 and 2007-2013.

Practice Areas

Education

  • New York University School of Law (LL.M., 1970)
    • Taxation
    • NYU Tax Law Review
  • Washington University in St. Louis School of Law (J.D., 1968)
    • Washington University Law Review, editor
  • Washington University in St. Louis (B.S.B.A., 1965)
    • Haskins & Sells Award
    • Omicron Delta Kappa National Honor Society

Legal Background

  • Adjunct Professor, Washington University in St. Louis School of Law, Tax Procedure (1979-1984)
  • Baker & McKenzie (1970-1973)

Professional Affiliations

  • American Bar Association, Tax Section
  • Illinois State Bar Association
  • Chairman, Taxation Section, Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis (1981-1982)
  • Advisory Committee, Missouri Director of Revenue
  • Chairman, Planning Committee, Mid-America Tax Conference (1996)

Admissions

  • U.S. Tax Court
  • U.S. Claims Court
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Eighth Circuit
  • Missouri Bar
  • Illinois Bar

Charitable & Civic Activities

  • Director, Western Golf Association (Evans Scholars Foundation) (2005-2009)
  • Member, Meadowbrook Country Club (President, 2001-2003)
Firm Highlights
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Michael D. Mulligan Publishes Article in ACTEC Law Journal Comparing Sales to an Intentionally Defective Irrevocable Trust and a to Beneficiary Intentionally Defective Irrevocable Trust

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David W. Sweeney Represents Advantes Group in $7.2 Million Apartment Project

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61 Lewis Rice Attorneys Named Best Lawyers for 2022, 16 Named Ones to Watch

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Property Owners Can Push the Issue Under Illinois Mechanic’s Lien Law

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John C. Bodnar Named BTI M&A Client Service All-Star

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Diversity & Inclusion

Golf Foundation of Missouri Awards First Larry L. Deskins, Sr. Scholarship

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Four Lewis Rice Attorneys Named 2022 “Lawyer of the Year” by Best Lawyers

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FTC Reverses Course on Treatment of Debt Payoff Under HSR Act

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Brian P. Pezza Quoted in SHRM Articles on Employee Vaccination Status Disclosure and Employer Vaccination Policies

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FTC Adds Teeth to the ‘Made in USA’ Rule

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OSHA’s New Guidance Regarding Indoor Mask Wearing, COVID-19 Vaccination Mandates, Regular Testing of Unvaccinated Workers, and More

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Matthew J. Haas Offers Commentary for Inside P&C Article on Business Interruption Insurance and COVID-19

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Michael R. Thiessen Recognized as Pro Bono Spotlight by KCMBF for August

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Lauren R. Carey Creates New Blog for Social Media Influencers

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Neal F. Perryman Named to Missouri’s POWER List in Employment Law by Missouri Lawyers Media

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Lewis Rice Wins Nearly $500,000 in Compensation for Sarasota Landowners

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Missouri Now Requires Employers to Provide Leave and Accommodations for Victims of Domestic and Sexual Violence

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Supreme Court Limits Ability to Compel Access to Private Property Without Compensation

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Lewis Rice Recognized as Top M&A Firm by BTI Consulting Group

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Lewis Rice Wins $1.5 Million in Compensation for Covington Landowners

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