Four Shook Attorneys Receive Awards from Missouri Lawyers Weekly

Missouri Lawyers Weekly recognized SHB attorneys Madeleine McDonough (Chair, Pharmaceutical & Medical Device Practice), Holly Pauling Smith (Managing Partner, Global Product Liability Group), Scott Kaiser (Partner, Global Product Liability Group), and Ann Peper Havelka (Associate, Pharmaceutical & Medical Device Practice) at a sold-out awards event in St. Louis, Missouri, on September 13, 2013.

Selected for her long-standing dedication to advising younger colleagues, law students and high school students with an interest in the law, McDonough was one of only three Missouri lawyers honored with a Mentor of the Year Award. To view her profile in a September 9 special section of Missouri Lawyers Weekly, please click here.

Smith, Kaiser and Havelka were among 48 Missouri lawyers ages 40 and younger honored as Up & Coming Lawyers based, in part, on their professional accomplishments and “potential to make a difference in the profession, the legal system or the community.” To view their Missouri Lawyers Weekly special profiles, please click herehere and here, respectively. More than 170 attorneys statewide were nominated for the Up & Coming award.