Among the 48 lawyers honored at Friday’s ceremony by the Missouri Lawyers Weekly at the Chase Starlight Roof were “Mentors”: Mark Leadlove; Madeleine McDonough and Joe Pike, who is with the Mo. Attorney General’s office.
Kate Nolan Proffitt and Bhavik Patel dubbed “Nonprofit Leader” ” and “Law Firm Leader,” respectively. Among the honorees: Matt Kitzi; Nathan Leming; Joel Lander; Corey Kraushaar; Melanie Renkin; Shontaia Riley; Katrina Richards; Jeff Masson; Amelia Lewis; Joshua Craig; Leanne Rakers; Elizabeth Shlesinger; Johnny Wang; Christopher Schmidt; Andrew Scavitto; Abby Risner and Douglas Robinson.
The itsie event drew a number of honorees from both Joplin and Kansas City. SLU Law Dean Michael Wolff regaled a few of the guests with stories about his upcoming, 1950 high school reunion in Rochester, Minnesota. “I’ll give your best to the Mayo Brothers,” he intoned and laughed.