Bridget’s practice focuses on commercial, product liability and toxic tort litigation. She defends clients in the agriculture, energy and health care industries in both state and federal courts nationwide. Her experience includes all key phases of litigation: initial case assessment and negotiation, written and deposition discovery, dispositive motion drafting and trial preparation.
Prior to joining the firm, Bridget served in chambers for the Hon. Stephen R. Bough of the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Missouri, where she honed her research and writing skills and learned to craft effective arguments. Outside of the courtroom, her corporate and agribusiness internship experiences at Ernst & Young LLP, Archer Daniels Midland and Bayer CropScience inform a unique perspective into her clients’ needs.
Growing up on Halbur Farms in Iowa, Bridget helped her family manage the production of 55,000 hogs annually until the sale of the system to focus on diversified grain production. She utilizes her background to apply a practical and cost effective approach to her legal work.