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Editorial Addresses WC Issues

Posted by Matthew J. Devoti on November 1, 2011

We represent a number of a people in Workers’ Compensation claims throughout eastern Missouri and the Ozarks. Workers’ Compensation is under attack in Missouri. Our clients know that fact. Many Missourians are learning of the battle due to the publicity given several claims arising out of terrible circumstances. The attacks on the Workers’ Compensation were […]

Injured Worker Wins Permanent Total Benefits

Posted by Matthew J. Devoti on September 8, 2011

An injured roofer roofer represented by Casey & Devoti won his Workers’ Compensation claim. The man suffered extensive injury to his left shoulder and arm when the roof on which he was standing collapsed in October 2007. The man fell approximately 15 feet and landed on his left shoulder. He has lost the use of […]

Casey and Devoti Volunteer with Habitat for Humanity

Posted by Matthew J. Devoti on August 9, 2011

Matt Casey and Matt Devoti worked with Habitat for Humanity this past weekend. Habitat is building 10 homes in the JeffVanderLou neighborhood just north of downtown St. Louis. Matt and Matt volunteered with a 12 member team sponsored by the Lawyers Association of St. Louis. 2011 was the second year that Matt and Matt worked […]

Thomas Casey to Receive Trial Bar Highest Honor

Posted by Matthew J. Devoti on March 14, 2011

Tom Casey is the 2011 recipient of the Lawyers Association of St. Louis’ Award of Honor. The Award is the Association’s highest honor and is given each year to a lawyer “whose service to the profession and community merits recognition, not as a reward, but as an example that may inspire others to similar service.” […]

Devoti Speaks at Insurance Litigation Seminar

Posted by Matthew J. Devoti on February 10, 2011

Matt Devoti is speaking at a continuing legal education seminar on February 24.  The seminar addresses issues encountered during the litigation of insurance coverage claims.  Speakers will address the insurance contract, the taking of the insurer’s representative’s deposition, pleading, discovery, the trial of insurance coverage disputes and ethical considerations in litigating these claims.  Matt is […]

Senate Committee Considers Changes to Workers Compensation

Posted by Matthew J. Devoti on January 25, 2011

Last evening, a Missouri Senate committee held a hearing to consider Senate Bill No. 8.  The bill proposes additional changes to Missouri’s Workers’ Compensation system.  Most significantly, the bill blocks the ability of an injured person to seek compensation from a fellow employee who negligently injuries the person if the injury occurs during work.  The […]

Casey and Devoti Recognized

Posted by Matthew J. Devoti on October 25, 2010

Our firm is pleased to announce that both Matt Devoti and Matt Casey have been identified as “Rising Stars” in “Super Lawyers”. Devoti and Casey are identified in the November issue of “Missouri & Kansas Super Lawyers 2010,” a Thomson Reuters and KC Magazine publication. “Rising Stars” are top lawyers identified by the publication who […]

Devoti Speaks with Group about Non-Partisan Court Plan

Posted by Matthew J. Devoti on August 4, 2010

Matt Devoti spoke with members of the Gateway Alliance Civil Liberty Council at the group’s August meeting. Matt discussed the Non-Partisan Court Plan with the Council’s membership. The Council is gun-rights advocacy group centered in Brentwood, Missouri. The Non-Partisan Court Plan is the method by which the judges of the Missouri Supreme Court, Courts of […]

Woman Wins Workers Compensation Claim

Posted by Matthew J. Devoti on July 15, 2010

A woman who worked as a custodian for the Fox School District for over 20 years recently received a favorable Award in a Workers’ Compensation claim tried earlier this Spring. The woman claimed that she suffered injury to her neck, left shoulder and low back when she fell from a stool while cleaning a chalkboard. […]

Woman Wins Premises Case in Pulaski County

Posted by Matthew J. Devoti on June 24, 2010

A woman represented by Casey & Devoti recently received a judgment in her favor in a premises liability case. The woman slipped on water while working at Fort Leonard Wood in Pulaski County. The water was left behind by an employee of a contractor who had mopped the floor. No warning signs were posted when […]

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