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Attorney Practice Areas

Our office deals with a wide range of legal matters, so each of our attorneys works on a variety of subjects. Below is a list of some of the topics we commonly handle.

If you are a faculty or staff member and you have a question in one of these areas in connection with your work for the University, we encourage you to contact one of the attorneys listed below for that topic. Just click on that attorney's name to get his or her contact information.

If you have a question in an area not listed here, or if you're otherwise not sure who to contact, feel free to:

  • Contact one of our attorneys who you have met or worked with in the past. He or she will help you, or refer you to the appropriate attorney.
  • Contact our office at (573) 882-3211 and ask Michelle Blevins, Lori Robinett, or Angela Childs for help.
Topics Attorney
Athletics  Phil Hoskins,  Paul Maguffee
Collection / Bankruptcy / Liens  Kathy Bunn
Computer / IT  Paul MaguffeeNancie Hawke
Conflict of Interest  Kelly Mescher
Construction  Kelly Mescher
Contracts  Lana KnedlikKelly MescherMark Van Zandt
Copyright  Nancie HawkeLana Knedlik
Corporate and Business Entity Matters  Matt McNamee,  Steve Wild
Development  Nancie Hawke
Discrimination  Nick BeydlerMarsha FischerNancie HawkePhil Hoskins
Diversity  Marsha FischerPaul Maguffee
Economic Development  Matt McNamee,  Steve Wild
Employment Law  Nick BeydlerMarsha FischerPhil HoskinsNancie Hawke
Export Controls / International  Paul Maguffee
Faculty Appointments / Tenure  Phil Hoskins
First Amendment  Nick BeydlerPaul MaguffeeNancie HawkeMark Van Zandt
Grant / Research Contracts  Kelly MescherLana Knedlik
Health Care Billing  Rob HessKathy BunnKelly MescherBlake Schofield
Health Care Compliance / Patient Issues / Hospital Issues / Transactions / Contracts  Kathy BunnPaul MaguffeeRob HessBlake Schofield
HIPAA / Health System IP  Paul MaguffeeKathy BunnRob HessBlake Schofield
Immigration  Nancie Hawke
Intellectual Property / Patents  Kelly MescherLana KnedlikPhil Hoskins
Leases of Property  Matt McNamee,  Steve Wild
Medical Malpractice  Kathy Bunn
Political Activities / Election Issues  Paul Maguffee
Real Estate  Matt McNamee,  Steve Wild
Research Compliance / IRB  Kelly Mescher
Research Parks  Matt McNamee,  Steve Wild
Sexual Harassment  Nick BeydlerMarsha FischerPhil HoskinsKathy Bunn
Student Disability  Mark Van Zandt
Student Records / FERPA  Mark Van Zandt
Study Abroad  Kelly MescherPaul Maguffee
Sunshine Law  Paul MaguffeePhil HoskinsMark Van Zandt
Title IX  Marsha FischerPhil Hoskins
Trademark  Lana KnedlikNancie Hawke
Transactional Matters  Matt McNamee,  Steve Wild
Wills / Trusts / Estates  Nancie Hawke

Reviewed 2016-07-19.