MARTIN LEIGH PC WELCOMES MARK HADDAD AS ITS NEWEST PARTNER

Martin Leigh PC is pleased to announce that Mark M. Haddad has been named a partner, effective July 1, 2018.  Mark practices in the firm’s Kansas City office, where he serves clients in banking, real estate and both general and complex litigation.  
  • Posted by Matt Shrake
  • On July 5, 2018
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Martin Leigh Welcomes Rubin Lublin, LLC and Reisenfeld & Associates to DAG

May 07, 2018 – The Default Attorney Group (“DAG”), a consortium of leading creditor rights law firms from across the United States, welcomes Rubin Lublin, LLC and Reisenfeld & Associates to its membership. Rubin Lublin, LLC will bring expertise for the states of Georgia, Tennessee, Alabama, and Mississippi.  Formed in 2009, their commitment to personalization […]
  • Posted by Lindsey Viehmann Bui
  • On May 9, 2018
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Recent Changes to Rule 34 in Johnson County, KS

Recent changes to the Local Rule 34 regarding Kansas foreclosures in Johnson County, Kansas have been implemented and impact mortgage foreclosures where a defendant is deceased.  The changes require the plaintiff appoint a guardian ad litem, at its cost, to represent the unknown heirs in a foreclosure action.  The above referenced changes will likely impact […]
  • Posted by Lindsey Viehmann Bui
  • On April 26, 2018
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MLPC’s Director of Human Resources, Shelby Nusrala, receives PHR accreditation

Martin Leigh is proud to announce that their Director of Human Resources, Shelby Nusrala, received her Professional in Human Resources accreditation.  The test itself has less than a 50% pass rate for first-time takers, and takes months of preparation to study and apply the material.  Passing on her first try exemplifies Shelby’s dedication to doing […]
  • Posted by Lindsey Viehmann Bui
  • On April 10, 2018
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Partner Bill Meyer co-authors USFN article “FDCPA Case Law: 2017 in Review”

Partner William (Bill) Meyer co-authored an article for the USFN Report Winter 2018 edition entitled “FDCPA Case Law: 2017 in Review.”  To read the article in its entirety, please click here.  To contact Bill directly about questions or issues regarding the FDCPA you can reach him here or by calling the Kansas City office at […]
  • Posted by Lindsey Viehmann Bui
  • On February 15, 2018
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MLPC Chili Cookoff Champion!

On February 2nd, MLPC team members in Kansas City took part in some delicious team building and held a Chili Cookoff.  By the time tasting was complete, Krista Swigert was the rightful winner, but the buffet of good food was to the benefit of everyone!  Congratulations Krista!
  • Posted by Lindsey Viehmann Bui
  • On February 15, 2018
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Shareholders Bev Weber and Steve Leigh attend MIBA’s Mid-Winter Seminar in Ixtapa, Mexico

In January the Missouri Independent Bankers Association hosted bankers and vendors at the Barcelo resort in Ixtapa, Mexico.  This annual event draws a loyal following and allows for a week of networking, educational sessions, and fun.  The firm appreciates MIBA for providing years of opportunities and partnerships and were happy to host the wrap-up cocktail […]
  • Posted by Lindsey Viehmann Bui
  • On February 12, 2018
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Martin Leigh PC has been accepted into membership by The International Society of Primerus Law Firms

January 31, 2018 –Martin Leigh PC, has been accepted into membership by The International Society of Primerus Law Firms (“Primerus”), a highly selective society of the world’s finest independent boutique law firms. The firm was accepted following a rigorous screening process by the Primerus Accreditation Board. “We are honored to have been invited to join […]
  • Posted by Lindsey Viehmann Bui
  • On January 31, 2018
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Shareholder Beverly Weber to Present Online Course about Quiet Title Issues and Trends

This course is designed to provide a general overview and practical tips for identifying and curing title defects. Participants will learn about common quiet title defects and how to identify and react to them, including practical tips for protecting rights to the property at issue, initiating curative action, maneuvering through the title claim process, identifying […]
  • Posted by Lindsey Viehmann Bui
  • On November 6, 2017
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Partner Greg Todd Attends USFN Executive Servicing Conference in Jacksonville, FL

Earlier this month Greg attended USFN’s conference held in Jacksonville, FL.  He had the opportunity to sit-in on sessions with some of the top mortgage servicer executives and industry leaders, getting the latest information on loan service transfers, loss mitigation and FEMA holds.  The highlight of the conference was a presentation by Congressman David Trott, […]
  • Posted by Lindsey Viehmann Bui
  • On October 19, 2017
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MMPA Not Applicable to Regulated Entities

By: William H. Meyer, Partner In September 2017 the Missouri Court of Appeals ruled that the Missouri Merchandising Practices Act, R.S.Mo. 407.020, et seq. (the “MMPA”), does not apply to entities regulated by the State of Missouri.  In that case, styled Meyers v. Kendrick, and Peoples Community Bank, Missouri Court of Appeals, Southern District Case No. 34777, […]
  • Posted by Lindsey Viehmann Bui
  • On October 2, 2017
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Martin Leigh PC welcomes Susan DeCoursey as its Newest Partner

Martin Leigh PC is proud to announce Susan (“Susie”) P. DeCoursey as the Firm’s newest partner. Susie joined the firm in April of 2016 in the commercial litigation department and has exceeded both the expectations of her fellow colleagues and her client base.  In addition to her professional efforts, Susie is dedicated to her Kansas […]
  • Posted by Lindsey Viehmann Bui
  • On September 1, 2017
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Martin Leigh Sponsors Shoot for the Cure event benefitting the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation

On August 11 and 12th Martin Leigh representatives, Steve Leigh, Carrie Mermis, and Greg Todd all participated in the annual Shoot for a Cure sport clay competition benefitting the Cyctic Fibrosis Foundation.  This two-day event is always a big success, raising money to help fund finding a cure for this life-threatening genetic disease, often targeting […]
  • Posted by Lindsey Viehmann Bui
  • On August 24, 2017
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