Tag: Dowd Bennett

Investigators expand Greitens probe, begin interviewing lawmakers

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — With a Grand Jury empaneled in the Governor’s hometown of St. Louis, the Missouri Times has learned that investigators from the St. Louis Circuit Attorney’s Office have begun interviewing lawmakers at the state Capitol in what appears to be an expansion on what began on as a sex crime investigation into a broader probe of corruption inside the Greitens’ administration. The Missouri Times has confirmed that investigators have appeared in the […]

Greitens’ defense in blackmail investigation not pro bono

By Alisha Shurr, Missouri Times JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — Despite discussion to the contrary, the Missouri Governor’s defense in an alleged blackmail case is not pro bono. A member of Gov. Eric Greitens’ legal team confirmed to the Missouri Times the Governor “is personally responsible for his legal fees on the 2015 private matter. This is not pro bono.” How the personal defense is being funded was not clarified. Greitens’ is being represented by Dowd […]

Twelve Carmody MacDonald lawyers recognized as nation’s best

“Best Lawyers” — a peer review publication — has recognized 12 Carmody MacDonald attorneys in its annual “The Best Lawyers in America” list and “Lawyer of the Year” awards. Best Lawyers recognizes attorneys based on peer review from colleagues within the same geographical and practice areas. Kevin Cushing, Carmody MacDonald Principal and member of the firm’s Management Team said, “Best Lawyers uses a peer-review methodology to determine its award recipients. Being recognized in their 2018 […]