Bhavik R. Patel has been named a 2012 Up & Coming Lawyer by the editors of Missouri Lawyers Weekly. This award is given to high achieving attorneys based on their academic and career accomplishments; community involvement; contributions to initiatives likely to make a difference to the profession, the legal system or the greater community; and intangibles like overcoming obstacles.
Bhavik joined Sandberg Phoenix in 2004, made partner in 2009, and became the Business Law Practice Group Leader in 2011. Additionally, he is the Chair of the firm’s Wealth Planning Group and Special Needs Planning Group. Bhavik is also the managing member of the firm’s O’Fallon, IL and Alton, IL offices.
Beyond his legal practice, Bhavik is also the Founder and Chairman of a not-for-profit entity, Families at Ease, which focuses on delivering information about programs, services and resources available for special needs children and their families); ?>