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 Matt Shrake
  • 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 Matt Shrake
  • 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 Matt Shrake
  • 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 Matt Shrake
  • 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 Matt Shrake
  • 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 Matt Shrake
  • 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 Matt Shrake
  • 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 Matt Shrake
  • On August 24, 2017
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Martin Leigh Places 3rd in the 2017 Open Options Shawnee Mission Team Triathlon

On Sunday, July 9th, Tom Fritzlen, Bev Weber, and Jeff Harms participated and placed third in the team triathlon, which raised funds in support of Open Options. Open Options is a nonprofit that provides programs, resources and services for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities in the greater Kansas City area, including community living, family […]
  • Posted by Matt Shrake
  • On July 12, 2017
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Shareholder Bev Weber attends USFN’s June Loan Management and Servicing Seminar

June 14th through the 16th, Bev will be attending USFN’s servicing conference in Austin, TX.  The sessions are packed with information on how to navigate CFPB regulations, risk management, reverse mortgage servicing, and legislative updates.  If you would like to know more about USFN or these updates please reach out to us at info@martinleigh.com.
  • Posted by Matt Shrake
  • On June 14, 2017
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Shareholders Steve Leigh and Bev Weber attend Missouri Bankers Association’s Annual Convention

On June 7th, bankers and vendors convened in Branson, MO for the Missouri Bankers Association’s Annual Convention.  This year topics range from compliance to millenials, to M&A.  Martin Leigh is thrilled to represent so many community bankers and our attorneys look forward to these educational opportunities, learning and sharing the challenges of this ever-changing industry. […]
  • Posted by Matt Shrake
  • On June 7, 2017
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