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Karl Blanchard

Areas of Competence:

Business Litigation, Civil Rights, Constitutional Law, Construction, Contracts, Employment, Insurance, Medical Malpractice / Medical Negligence, Personal Injury, Products Liability, Professional Liability / Malpractice, Real Property

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Professional Experience:

Karl W. Blanchard, Jr. practices primarily in medical malpractice defense, commercial and banking law, and insurance defense litigation.

He was elected Fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers in 1993, and is a member of the American Board of Trial Advocates. He has served on the Executive Board of both the Association of Defense Trial Attorneys and the Missouri Organization of Defense Lawyers.

Karl has lectured frequently regarding discovery, and federal practice for Continuing Legal Education courses, and has served as an instructor at the MODL Trial Academy. He has also been published in the MoBarCLE “Black Book” series regarding injunctions, settlements and evidentiary issues. He is a member of Defense Research Institute, American Bar Association and Jasper County Bar Association.

Karl received his A.B. from Westminster College in 1970 and graduated from the University of Missouri School of Law in 1973.

 

Professional Affiliations:

  • Missouri Bar, 40+ years of service
  • American College of Trial Lawyers, 20+ years of service, State Chair
  • Missouri Organization of Defense Lawyers, 25+ years of service, President 2007-2008
  • American Board of Trial Advocates
  • Association of Defense Trial Attorneys

 

Education:

  • Westminster College, 1970
  • University of Missouri School of Law, 1973

 

Admissions:

  • Missouri (1973)

 

Honors:

  • Elected Fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers in 1993

Headquartered

Joplin, MO

Available for Service

8 Alaris Office Locations

ST. LOUIS (Headquarters)

711 North 11th Street
Saint Louis, MO 63101

314.644.2191
Trena Hutchins
Scheduling Manager

CAPE GIRARDEAU

3095 Lexington Avenue, Suite 300
Cape Girardeau, MO 63701

573.200.7900
Abigail Cobb
Regional Office Manager

COLUMBIA

2511 Broadway Bluffs, Suite 201
Columbia, MO 65201

573.449.0561
Jessica Gifford
Regional Office Manager

JEFFERSON CITY

3432 West Truman Boulevard, Suite 207
Jefferson City, MO 65109

573.636.7551
Sara Waggoner
Regional Office Manager

KANSAS CITY

1608 Locust Street
Kansas City, MO 64108

816.221.1160
Samantha Liechty
Regional Office Manager

ROLLA

401 North Rolla Street, Suite 4
Rolla, MO 65402

573.636.7551
Sara Waggoner
Regional Office Manager

SPRINGFIELD (Missouri)

2422 East Madrid Street
Springfield, MO 65804

417.877.9700
Darlene Jones
Regional Office Manager

SPRINGFIELD (Illinois)

15 South Old State Capitol Plaza
Springfield, IL 62701

217.522.2211
Shelly Livengood
Regional Office Manager