Courtney M. Vomund Joins the Pension & Employee Benefits Practice

The St. Louis office of Lewis, Rice & Fingersh, L.C. is pleased to announce that Courtney M. Vomund has joined the Firm's Corporate Department as a member. Courtney focuses her practice on ERISA, employee benefits, and executive compensation. Prior to joining Lewis Rice, she was an associate with Polsinelli PC.

"Courtney is an important addition to our growing pension and employee benefits practice," said Thomas C. Erb, Firm Chairman. "We believe her depth of experience in this area of law will be of great value to our clients."

Courtney advises her clients on compliance with various tax regulations and federal laws, and she handles the design, documentation, and administration of a variety of welfare benefit plans. She is experienced in the design and drafting of non-qualified deferred compensation agreements and frequently advises on compliance with Section 409A of the Internal Revenue Code. Courtney also has experience in the areas of labor and employment law as well as public entities law.

Throughout our Firm's history, Lewis Rice attorneys have made excellence the foundation of our practice. Founded in 1909, more than a century of service has given us the experience, resources and tools to serve our clients' dynamic needs. Our diverse team of more than 150 attorneys provides counsel and solutions for the challenges facing local, regional and national businesses, as well as individuals and families. Lewis Rice maintains offices in downtown St. Louis, suburban Town & Country, and Washington, Missouri and Edwardsville, Illinois. We also have offices in downtown Kansas City, Missouri and suburban Overland Park, Kansas.