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Sandberg Phoenix's attorneys understand the complexities of family formation and offer the highest level of service to our growing families. 

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Appellate & Complex Litigation

Our Appellate and Complex Litigation team provides a comprehensive array of trial and appellate expertise to enable successful outcomes at any stage of litigation – or even before a lawsuit is filed. Our team assists lawyers and clients by developing creative options that take account of the big picture and the fine details involved in every case.

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Arbitration & Mediation

We understand that sometimes litigation may be less desirable because of the cost, delay, publicity and lack of control over the outcome. Through use of alternative dispute resolution services we can often times achieve more desirable outcomes for our clients who are better served if their cases are resolved outside the courtroom.

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Asbestos Litigation

Our Asbestos team has expertly defended asbestos matters for a wide variety of clients in some of the nation’s toughest venues including Madison County, St. Clair County, McLean County, and Cook County in Illinois and St. Louis City and Jackson County in Missouri as well as throughout the United States.

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Our bankruptcy and creditors rights team provides clients with creative solutions to complex issues affecting distressed businesses or funds. 

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Birth Trauma Litigation

With the largest medical malpractice defense group in the metropolitan St. Louis area, our firm brings extensive organizational resources to the defense of birth trauma cases and risk management consultations to help reduce litigation exposure arising from obstetrical services.

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Business Strategies & Advice

Our attorneys have broad experience representing closely held businesses of all shapes and sizes. Our attorneys provide guidance to closely held businesses on ownership transition, regulation, realization and preservation of value and other issues unique to closely held businesses.

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Campaign Finance & Election Law

The Sandberg Phoenix Campaign Finance and Election Law Team counsels on compliance with constantly changing state and federal campaign finance statutes and regulations.

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Class Actions

Class action litigation involves high stakes cases with the real potential for literally making or breaking many of the defendants we represent. These lawsuits are often referred to as “bet the company” cases. Our attorneys have been defending businesses of all types and sizes, as well as individuals, in class action cases for decades.

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Commercial Litigation

Our firm represents publicly and privately owned businesses, as well as individuals, in defending and prosecuting claims in state and federal courts and administrative agencies. We have been involved in virtually every type of business dispute for and against Fortune 500 and middle market companies, small businesses and individuals.

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Construction Litigation

Our team identifies problems and finds solutions before, during and after the construction process. This proactive strategy often times results in saving precious time and keeping litigation costs down.

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Consumer Fraud

Much of our consumer fraud litigation work dovetails with our high-profile class action practice. Consumer fraud litigation has become an increasingly active area of the law over the last decade.

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Copyrights & Copyright Litigation

Our attorneys offer diligent and comprehensive legal advice and representation in state and federal trademark and copyright litigation for individuals, entrepreneurs, small businesses and established entities. We understand how vital it is to our clients to protect their intellectually property – trademark, service mark, trade name, trade secret and copyright or license.

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Corporate Formation, Governance & Advice

We can advise and counsel you on formation of business entities such as C corporations, S corporations, general and limited partnerships and limited liability companies. We can guide you to ensure that the entity structure will meet the needs dictated by you and your business model.

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Corporate Transactions

Our attorneys have broad experience in various corporate transactions representing purchasers and sellers, investors, joint ventures, private equity and capital funds and institutional lenders. With our depth of experience, skills, resources, focus and expertise in various business sectors, we are uniquely suited to advise clients in mergers, strategic alliances, joint ventures, outsourcings, restructurings and contracts.

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Correctional Medicine

Our attorneys are well-versed in the defense of health care providers in correctional facilities. We are knowledgeable about the unique settings and situations involved in providing health care to individuals within jail and prison systems, as well as other types of correctional facilities.

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COVID-19 Resources

COVID-19 has presented unforeseen challenges for many of our clients during these uncertain times. Sandberg Phoenix has been and will continue to support clients through these challenging times. 

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Data, Privacy, and Cybersecurity

Sandberg Phoenix’s Data, Privacy, and Cybersecurity team offers end to end legal support to assist clients with complex and ever-changing compliance, regulatory, litigation, and transactional challenges related to the use of personal information and technology, like artificial intelligence.

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Employment Litigation

Our Employment Litigation team has vast experience providing effective representation to employers in complex state and federal administrative proceedings and litigation. We represent employers on a wide variety of labor and employment claims.

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Family Law

Our firm provides comprehensive family law services, including divorce, child custody, modification of child custody, support and maintenance, paternity, ante- and postnuptial agreements, guardianships and adoptions.

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Fiduciary & Trust Litigation

With an aging population there is an increase in wealth passing from one generation to the next primarily through bequests in wills, trust provisions, gifts to custodial accounts, buy/sell agreements and other planning devices.

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Fire & Arson Defense

Our firm represents a wide array of products involved in fire science litigation. Our representation has given us a great deal of experience and perspective in investigating the origin and cause of fires and the complex scientific analysis that is required in order to determine the potential ignition sources and fire patterns which are critical to any defense. 

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General Business Law

Our Business Law practice group provides superior services for both business and personal needs. Our attorneys serve individuals, closely held companies, public companies and governmental entities. 

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Health Care Regulatory & Compliance

Our Health Law practice group has represented numerous health care providers for over thirty years in defense of malpractice claims. Based upon the strength and level of trust we’ve established with our clients, our non-litigation regulatory and health care consulting work has grown over the years. Our attorneys are committed to helping our clients reach their objectives in health care regulatory matters. 

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Healthcare & Daycare Facility Licensing

The Sandberg Phoenix Healthcare and Daycare Facility Licensing team represents clients through the process of an investigation and possible disciplinary hearings conducted by the Missouri Department of Health & Senior Services and the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education.

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High Asset Divorce

Our family law attorneys have the resources to effectively guide our high net worth clients through the most complex divorces. 

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High Conflict Custody

When confronted with high conflict custody matters involving allegations of mental, physical, or emotional abuse, it is essential that you have an attorney experienced with these issues

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Insurance Coverage & Bad Faith

We provide our clients with in-depth coverage opinions relating to complicated factual scenarios and complex legal issues. Our expertise in and extensive knowledge of insurance law qualifies us to provide our clients with cost-effective, sophisticated coverage analysis.

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Labor & Employment Counseling

Our Employment Law team provides counseling on labor and employment issues to employers including a full spectrum of proactive labor and employment legal services that are designed to maximize our clients’ ability to focus on sustaining and growing their businesses. 

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Local Government

Our Local Government  attorneys offer full-service representation to our municipal, government and public entity  clients. Our attorneys serve as primary corporate counsel, as well as special outside counsel, to a wide range of governmental entities throughout Illinois and Missouri. 

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Mechanics Liens

Our construction company or supplier clients can rely on us when they have performed their work and have not gotten paid. You can count on our firm to react quickly to preserve the company’s right to claim and enforce a mechanic’s lien on the property that has received the benefit of the work and materials provided.

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Medical Malpractice Defense

Our firm has focused on defending medical providers accused of negligence since our inception. We have defended over 5,000 medical malpractice claims and we represent more than 90% of the hospitals in our geographic region, from community-based facilities to world-class medical centers. 

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Mergers & Acquisitions

Our attorneys have broad experience in representing business purchasers and sellers, investors, joint ventures, private equity and capital funds and institutional lenders in various mergers and acquisitions. We are uniquely suited to advise clients in mergers, strategic alliances, joint ventures, outsourcings and restructurings. 

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Missouri Department of Natural Resources

The attorneys at Sandberg Phoenix represent clients through the permitting process by the Missouri Department of Natural Resources. This includes our ability to assist clients in obtaining permits, which can include permits for air quality, wastewater, underground storage tanks, and other related environmental permits issued by the state. Additionally, we represent our clients, after a permit has been issued, in the event of an appeal of the permit by individuals not related to the permittee to obtain the best possible result for our clients.

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In today’s uber-technological society innovation and patents have become an extremely important and valuable personal and corporate asset. 

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Personal Injury & Tort Defense

Our Personal Injury and Tort Defense attorneys have extensive experience in handling litigation on behalf of businesses and property owners and have successfully defended cases involving injuries to guests at amusement parks, motels, restaurants and bars and sports facilities.

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Product, Asbestos & Toxic Tort Liability

Our Product Liability attorneys have successfully built a reputation for expertly handling complex product, asbestos, & toxic tort liability. We have experience in handling motor vehicle, medical device, pharmaceutical, home products, manufacturing equipment, juvenile products, aircraft litigation and asbestos and other toxic products. 

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Professional Liability

As professionals ourselves, we have a deep appreciation of the effort that goes into developing an honorable reputation. We fully understand the value of a well-earned reputation and fight as hard to protect the professional reputations of our clients as we do to protect our own reputation.

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Real Estate Litigation

Our attorneys and paralegals assist our clients in all phases of real estate activity. We represent developers in acquisition, zoning, contracting, leasing and divesture; corporations in acquisition, leasing and divesture and lending institutions in documenting, securing and legal management of their real estate loan portfolios.

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Restructuring & Creditors’ Rights

Our Bankruptcy, Reorganization and Creditors’ Rights attorneys offer a full range of legal services to clients in virtually all areas of the bankruptcy and insolvency practice. We counsel and advise secured and unsecured creditors, debtors, creditors’ committees, trustees, landlords, asset purchasers, mortgage servicers and others in bankruptcies, reorganizations and liquidations. 

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Sandberg Phoenix securities attorneys have proven experience helping clients understand federal and state securities laws and stock exchange listing requirements, while also balancing evolving best practices with each client’s business goals. 

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Shareholder Litigation

When privately held companies find themselves facing internal disputes over shareholder matters, our attorneys can help them transform those potentially devastating situations into smoother, amicable circumstances. Our professionals work diligently to bring stock and ownership-related disputes to swift resolution, no matter the size of the client. 

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State Board Disciplinary Proceedings

Due to our extensive experience litigating medical malpractice claims, the members of the Health Law practice group are skilled at identifying issues and developing defenses to allegations of professional misconduct.

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The trademark attorneys at Sandberg Phoenix have a broad range of experience in clearing names and securing protection for newly selected names. 

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Warranty Litigation

Our attorneys have considerable experience in a range of warranty litigation matters.  We represent a number of major automobile and truck manufacturers and other companies, vigorously defending their interests in breach of warranty actions alleging defective design, materials or workmanship. 

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Wealth Planning & Individual Services

Our Wealth Planning team understands the importance and responsibility of planning for individuals and families. We provide practical, cost-effective and innovative guidance on all aspects of individual and estate tax planning, business succession planning, financial planning, asset protection planning, risk management, retirement planning and family counseling. 

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