Missouri Lawyers Weekly names Jim Griffin to its 2024 POWER list of business defense attorneys

SAKG is pleased to announce that Missouri Lawyers Media has named Jim Griffin to its 2024 POWER list of business defense attorneys in Missouri.

Jim Griffin has more than 40 years of litigation experience on both the plaintiff and defense side, giving him a broad perspective and skill set. This versatility in a wide variety of industries including financial institutions, health care, agriculture, real estate and manufacturing, helps to provide insight and a unique evaluation approach to any case.

Jim is a fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers, has received the prestigious ranking as a “Band 1” trial lawyer by Chambers USA, and has been consistently recognized in Best Lawyers in America in several areas, including bet-the-company litigation. Chambers USA aptly noted that clients prize Jim “for his determination to win cases as well as his excellent trial presence.”

Jim has been the lead lawyer in more than 40 jury trials, many bench trials, and several multi-week arbitrations in Missouri, Kansas, and other states. He earned his law degree from the University of Virginia in 1983. He spent the first 30 years of his career with a local AmLaw 200 firm, Husch Blackwell LLP, where he served as its head of litigation and mentored young trial lawyers.

The full Missouri Lawyers Media POWER list, which profiles the state’s most powerful business defense attorneys, is available here: The POWER List: Business Defense 2024 (log-in required).

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