Congratulations to BCLP associate, Elizabeth Schlesinger, on her election to serve as co-chair of the national Human Rights Campaign Board of Governors!
Andrew Bleyer and Lana Lane, associates in the Private Client Group, St. Louis, Missouri, have been accepted into the inaugural class of the Heart of America Fellows Institute of the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel (ACTEC). The Heart of America Fellows Institute was created by ACTEC Fellows to develop the profession’s future leaders in trust and estate law through a series of in-depth educational presentations led by outstanding subject matter experts in each filed from across the U.S. The institute includes six sessions for lawyers who were nominated by an ACTEC Fellow and selected through a competitive application process. The program begins in November 2018 and concludes in May 2019.
Bryan Cave LLP has once again been recognized as a U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” National Tier 1 ranked firm for its work in Trusts & Estates. Awards are determined using several criteria, including: client evaluations, peer attorney feedback, and, notably, managing partners and practice area chairs’ reviews. Congrats to the Bryan Cave Private Client Group!
Chambers & Partners has recognized London Partner, Dyke Arboneaux, in the Chambers Global 2018 guide.
Arboneaux is ranked globally in Band 3 for her international private client work. She also is recognized as a foreign expert based in the UK for her work in the USA Tax section of the guide. The publication notes that one source praised Arboneaux’s “broad expertise and experience.”
For more information about Chambers and Partners, visit their website at www.chambersandpartners.com.
Associates, Brent Howard, Atlanta, and Linsey Glosier, Denver/St.Louis, were accepted into the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP). STEP is a global professional association for practitioners who specialize in family inheritance and succession planning.
London Partner, Dyke Arboneaux, was profiled in The Private Client Global Elite 2017 – a special publication of Legal Week compiled every five years in recognition of the top 200 private client and trust practitioners across Europe, the U.S. and Asia.Arboneaux advises on the international aspects of U.S. tax matters and estate planning, with a particular specialty in planning for clients who are exposed to multiple tax systems. She leads a team of FATCA specialists within Bryan Cave who have extensive experience advising small to medium-sized trust companies, private investment funds, and complex private trust and company structures on FATCA compliance.
Those included in the publication were celebrated at a gala dinner on Oct. 4. This is the second time Arboneaux has been featured in The Private Client Global Elite;
Bryan Cave is recognized in Chambers High Net Worth (HNW) 2017 guide. Now in its second edition, the HNW guide covers the private wealth market in key jurisdictions around the world and features the world’s leading high net worth advisers.
Firm Rankings Georgia – Private Wealth Law (Band 2) Missouri – Private Wealth Law (Band 1)
London (Firms) Dyke Arboneaux (Foreign Expert for USA)
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Congratulations to Kathleen Sherby of Bryan Cave’s Private Client Services team for her “Lifetime Achiever” recognition by Marquis Who’s Who:
“Supported by more than 40 years of professional experience, Ms. Sherby serves as a partner with Bryan Cave LLP, where she started in 1976 as an associate. In addition to her work with the firm, she lends her services to her community through the Saint Louis Science Center, where she has served on the board of trustees since 2010. Over the years, she has also worked with her community in various board positions for the Junior League in Saint Louis, the Bequest and Gift Council of Saint Louis University, the Clayton Education Foundation, and the bi-state chapter of the American Red Cross.”
Congratulations to the attorneys at Bryan Cave who made the 2018 “Best Lawyers in America” List, including the following members of our Private Client Services team:
Kimberly E. Civins (Atlanta)
William Linkous Jr. (Atlanta)
Renee M. Gabbard (Irvine)
Shannon K. Barks (Kansas City)
B. John Readey III (Kansas City)
Lawrence Brody (St. Louis)
Stephen B. Daiker (St. Louis)
John D. Schaperkotter (St. Louis)
Kathleen R. Sherby (St. Louis)
Douglas J. Stanley (St. Louis)
Shannon K. Barks of our Kansas City office was also recognized as a “Lawyer of the Year“.