Shelby Nusrala to Serve as a Member of the Kansas City Association of Legal Administrators Board of Directors

Martin Leigh PC is pleased to announce that Shelby Nusrala will serve as a member of the Kansas City Association of Legal Administrators (KCALA) Board of Directors as the co-chair of the Business Partner committee.  Ms. Nusrala’s two-year term will begin on April 1, 2020.  At the national level, ALA provides support to professionals involved […]
  • Posted by Matt Shrake
  • On April 1, 2020
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Kansas – COVID-19 notice

On March 17, 2020, Kansas Governor Laura Kelly issued an Executive Order No. 20-06 (“Order”). In order to mitigate the economic effects of the spread of COVID-19, the Order directs and orders all financial institutions operating in Kansas to “temporarily suspend the initiation of any mortgage foreclosure efforts or judicial proceedings and any commercial or […]
  • Posted by Matt Shrake
  • On March 18, 2020
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Johnson County, Kansas District Court – In person hearings cancelled for 30 days

The Johnson County, Kansas District Court announced today the decision to cancel in person hearings for a period of thirty days. This could have an impact on processing motions, as the court is already rescheduling hearings. We will be updating clients as we learn more. Official Notice: “Due to the recent cases of the coronavirus in the […]
  • Posted by Matt Shrake
  • On March 12, 2020
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Martin leigh pc welcomes Jon B. Burford to the team!

Martin Leigh PC is pleased to announce that Jonathon B. Burford has joined the firm in its St. Louis office. Mr. Burford received his Bachelor of Arts and his Juris Doctor from Saint Louis University. His areas of practice include bankruptcy law and creditors’ rights. He is licensed in Missouri and Nebraska. Outside of work, […]
  • Posted by Matt Shrake
  • On March 12, 2020
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2019 Season’s Greeting

After much thought and consideration, we have chosen a special way to say “Thank You” to our valued clients. In lieu of traditional holidays gifts, Martin Leigh PC has made a donation in your honor to the Wounded Warrior Project. This holiday season, we are looking back with appreciation for your business and looking forward to moving […]
  • Posted by Matt Shrake
  • On December 23, 2019
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2019 SUPER LAWYERS & RISING STAR

2019 Super Lawyers & Rising Star CONGRATULATIONS! 2019 Super Lawyer ~ Steven M. Leigh, Shareholder- Selected Top Rated Banking Attorney for the 10th consecutive year 2019 Super Lawyer ~ Thomas J. Fritzlen, Shareholder- Selected Top Rated Construction Litigation Attorney. 2019 Super Lawyer ~ Beverly M. Weber, Shareholder- Selected Top Rated Real Estate Attorney for the […]
  • Posted by Matt Shrake
  • On December 23, 2019
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MLPC’s DIRECTOR OF ADMINISTRATION, SHELBY NUSRALA, RECEIVES CLM DESIGNATION

Martin Leigh PC is proud to announce that our Director of Administration, Shelby Nusrala, received her Certified Legal Manager (CLM®) designation on November 4, 2019.  Obtaining the CLM credential is a significant achievement that requires a mastery of the essential knowledge, skills, and abilities of a professional legal manager in the areas of human resource […]
  • Posted by Matt Shrake
  • On November 19, 2019
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2019 usfn diamond award of excellence

Martin Leigh PC is once again the recipient of the 2019 USFN Diamond Award of Excellence for the 10th year in a row! Diamond Award of Excellence recipients are USFN members who meet the rigorous standards that evaluate professional activities, industry volunteerism, and community and charitable involvement of the firm for the past 12 months. […]
  • Posted by Matt Shrake
  • On November 11, 2019
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martin Leigh announces new shareholders

Martin Leigh PC proudly announces its addition of two new shareholders,  Amy Tucker Ryan and Gregory D. Todd. Amy is Martin Leigh’s partner in its St. Louis/Clayton office and has been with the firm since 2007.  Amy manages the St. Louis office and staff while maintaining her litigation practice for Martin Leigh’s clients.  Greg, a […]
  • Posted by Matt Shrake
  • On September 23, 2019
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Reverse Mortgage Redemption in Kansas

In Kansas mortgage foreclosure actions, and as in most judicial foreclosure states, the borrower is afforded an opportunity to redeem a foreclosed property after the foreclosure sale has occurred. Redemption of a foreclosed property is controlled in Kansas by K.S.A. § 60-2414. K.S.A § 60-2414 sets forth, amongst other things, how the property is redeemed, […]
  • Posted by Matt Shrake
  • On September 4, 2019
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change in compliance lead

Kansas City, MO: Please be advised, as of Monday, June 10, 2019 Jeff J. Harms is no longer with the firm. Jeff’s compliance duties will be managed by Bryan P. Cardwell. Bryan will continue his role as the Director of Operations as well as overseeing all compliance functions for the firm. Please update your contact list according. […]
  • Posted by Matt Shrake
  • On June 12, 2019
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Martin Leigh PC is proud to support Junior Achievement

Kansas City, MO: Martin Leigh PC is proud to support Junior Achievement for the 5th straight year and recognizes the important work of Junior Achievement in connecting businesses with K-12 students for hands-on learning to equip Kansas City’s next generation with the skills they need for a prosperous future, in law or elsewhere! 
  • Posted by Matt Shrake
  • On May 9, 2019
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2019 spring usfn report “Recent Cases Help to Interpret the Fair Debt Collection Practice Act”

It is with great pleasure to announce that the following article has been published in the 2019 Spring USFN Report. https://www.usfn.org/blogpost/1296766/323601/Recent-Cases-Help-to-Interpret-the-Fair-Debt-Collection-Practices-Act Partner and USFN Member, William H. Meyer shares eight cases that helped interpret the Fair Debt Collection Practice Act. Property Preservation is Not Debt Collection Under FDCPA Schlaf v. Safeguard Prop., LLC, 899 F.3d459 […]
  • Posted by Matt Shrake
  • On May 9, 2019
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martin leigh’s 2019 administrative day celebration!

Kansas City, MO: Wednesday, April 24, 2019 Martin Leigh PC celebrated administrative day by hosting a team luncheon. Thank you for all the hard work and dedication. We look forward to working with you for many more years to come!
  • Posted by Matt Shrake
  • On April 29, 2019
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Martin Leigh PC sponsors Wildwood Outdoor Education Center Event

Martin Leigh PC is proud to sponsor “Take A Wild Guess for Wildwood 2019” event that will be held on April 18, 2019 by Wildwood Outdoor Education Center located in La Cygne, Kansas. Donations will support scholarships for Kansas City area kids to attend camp. @wildwoodoutdoor offers the opportunity to build confidence, develop essential life […]
  • Posted by Matt Shrake
  • On March 28, 2019
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