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St. Louis, MO, United States, 2010/02/14 - Glenn E. Davis, an experienced attorney whose practice focuses on antitrust issues, securities and corporate litigation, corporate compliance and white-collar criminal defense, has joined the law firm of Gallop, Johnson & Neuman, L.C. as a partner.
Thomas J. Campbell, Managing Partner at Gallop, Johnson & Neuman, said, “Glenn Davis has resolved complex legal issues for many Fortune 100 companies and he is highly respected in the legal profession in St. Louis and nationally.
“Glenn’s expertise and successful experience with complex antitrust counseling and litigation issues enhance our firm’s strengths in business services; commercial transactions; distributor and dealer planning and management; and securities and business litigation for clients,” Mr. Campbell said.
Mr. Davis has successfully handled sophisticated antitrust litigation, class action and corporate business matters for clients in agribusiness, construction equipment, franchising, healthcare, manufacturing, pharmaceuticals, product distribution, securities, financial services and other industries. His accomplishments include reversal of a multi-million dollar Treble Damage RICO verdict as appellate counsel for senior officers of Viacom Outdoor, Inc. in Craig Outdoor Advertising, Inc. v. Viacom Outdoor, Inc. (8th Circuit, 2008), and many other trial wins.
Since 2003, Mr. Davis has been listed among “The Best Lawyers in America” for Antitrust Law, Commercial Litigation and Franchise Law. He has been recognized as a Missouri “SuperLawyer” annually since 2005.
Mr. Davis said, “Gallop, Johnson & Neuman is a top-ranked law firm that provides flexible legal service options, including ‘win-win’ alternative billing arrangements that client companies appreciate in today’s challenging business and legal environments.”
Mr. Davis is admitted to practice before Missouri and Illinois state courts; the U.S. District Courts for the Eastern and Western Districts of Missouri; the Southern and Central Districts of Illinois; the District of Columbia; and the U.S. District Courts of Appeal for the Seventh, Eighth and D.C. Circuits; and the Supreme Court of the United States.
In addition to numerous jury and bench trials in federal and state courts, he has litigated in hearings, tribunals and investigative proceedings before the Federal Trade Commission, the Securities Exchange Commission and other industry arbitration forums. He is a Charter Fellow, Litigation Counsel of America, and a member of the American Bar Association, the American Health Lawyers Association, the Missouri Bar and Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis, among other organizations. Mr. Davis earned a J.D. degree from Washington University School of Law and B.A. from DePauw University.
Mr. Davis’ civic and charitable activities include serving on the Board of Directors of The American Youth Foundation and The Judicial Learning Center, and as a member of the DePauw University Board of Visitors. His volunteer commitments include serving the Washington University Eliot Society and as a member of the Tyrrell Williams Lecture Committee for the Washington University School of Law. He served on the Webster Groves School District Board of Education for nine years and as its President for 2004-2006 and, previously, as President of the Webster Groves School District Foundation.
Gallop, Johnson & Neuman, L.C. (gjn.com), a full service law firm of 80 attorneys, has provided legal services to clients in diverse industries since its founding in 1976 and is one of the largest law firms in St. Louis. The firm serves public corporations; privately-held companies; entrepreneurs and start-up enterprises; individuals and families; trustees and trust beneficiaries; charities; and non-profit entities.
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