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Evans & Dixon Announces Election of 4 New Members

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ST. LOUIS (12/29/17) – Evans & Dixon, LLC has elected four new members to the firm. Jane A. Landrum, LaShonda L. Lambert, Matt R. Leffler and Timothy R. Gerding, have been voted as new members effective January 1, 2018.

“We are pleased to announce the election of these four outstanding attorneys," states Tim Tierney, Managing Member. "They are strong leaders with impressive accomplishments, and their expertise and insights will be an invaluable addition to our board of members."

Jane Ann Landrum has practiced in the Kansas City area for thirty years.  Her emphasis is civil litigation, with jury trials and dispositive motions in both state and federal courts in Kansas and Missouri.  Her primary areas of practice are complex tort litigation, business liability, insurance coverage, HOA, construction defect and premises liability law.  She also has her LLM in Alternative Dispute Resolution.  Ms. Landrum has been with the firm since 2015.

LaShonda L. Lambert joined Evans & Dixon in 2008 and brought with her industry experience in finance, labor and employment, insurance, real estate, medical and health care, transportation, and public utilities.  Ms. Lambert has case experience in back injury/pain, chemical burns, contact with objects and equipment, falls, fractures, harmful substances or environments, head injury/pain, neck injury/pain, skin diseases/disorders, and transportation incidents.

Matt R. Leffler is in the property subrogation practice group of Evans & Dixon where he specializes in fire and explosion litigation.  Mr. Leffler has extensive experience throughout the country investigating and litigating catastrophic building fires, collapses, construction defects, product defects and flooding events. Mr. Leffler has successfully litigated thousands of cases throughout his career and tried cases to verdict  throughout the country including Missouri state court, Illinois state court, the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Missouri, Arkansas state court and the United States District Court for the Northern District of Iowa.  Mr. Leffler has been with the firm since 2012.

Timothy R. Gerding joined Evans & Dixon in 2014 with a wealth of experience representing individuals and businesses in a diverse set of legal matters. Mr. Gerding is located in Evans & Dixon’s Columbia office and his practice focuses on business and corporate services, while also bringing litigation and trial practice skills to bear for those individuals and businesses with such a need. He represents businesses in corporate and LLC formation and issues, contract law, commercial transactions, contract and other civil litigation, negotiations and dispute resolutions, as well as other business and commercial related matters.

About Evans & Dixon 

Evans & Dixon is full-service, regional law firm established in 1945 with six offices located across the Midwest. Evans & Dixon delivers comprehensive legal counsel in the key areas that affect today’s businesses: corporate, environmental, healthcare, intellectual property, and labor and employment law.

Client Testimonials

When we have a case or a situation where we need expert legal counsel, I know my staff can pick up the phone and quickly speak with one of our attorneys at Evans & Dixon. We can get a credible opinion about where we are and what our exposure is. They listen to our situation and if necessary, do the research to help us understand what our risks are and what avenues are needed to pursue.

- Pat Venditti, Director (BJC Corporate Health Services)