Mr. Ward serves as the firm’s Managing Principal and is chair of the
firm's Appellate practice group. He has handled over 150 appeals,
including cases before the Missouri Supreme Court, the Missouri Court of
Appeals, the Supreme Court of Illinois, the Appellate Court of
Illinois, and the Seventh, Eighth, and Tenth Circuits of the United
States Court of Appeals.
His experience also includes complex civil litigation in matters
concerning insurance, environmental law, employment law, and
professional liability defense. Throughout his career, Mr. Ward has been
active in the St. Louis Volunteer Lawyers' Program, receiving the
Volunteer Service Award for outstanding service in 1994. He presently
serves as legal counsel to the American Board of Pediatric Neurological
Surgery and also serves as a volunteer reviewer of the Missouri Bar's
Continuing Legal Education publications.