By | March 1, 2011

Mesothelioma Survivor Julie Gundlach Receives Alan Reinstein Award

Julie Gundlach, a client of Simmons Hanly Conroy and an inspiration for mesothelioma patients everywhere, has been included as one of the honorees for the 7th Annual International Asbestos Awareness Conference, which… Read More

By | February 10, 2011

Fundraising Benefits Like Miles for Meso Are Important to Finding a Cure

The amount of research dollars for orphan diseases like mesothelioma is scarce. This is why benefit races like Miles for Meso, Simmons Mesothelioma Foundation initiative, are so vital to the effort of… Read More

By | December 23, 2010

Looking Back, Moving Forward

For me, December and the holiday season has always been a time to reflect on the past year. A time to remember the challenges we’ve overcome; the projects we’ve spearheaded; and the… Read More

By | November 30, 2010

National Mesothelioma Awareness Day Becomes a Reality With Passing of H. Res 771, Creates a Long-Needed Platform For Advocacy Efforts

It’s been a long time in the making, but the mesothelioma community has finally achieved a monumental goal with the recent passage of H. Res. 771. The resolution officially makes Sept. 26… Read More

By | October 28, 2010

Help Make Sept. 26 National Mesothelioma Awareness Day

Please help to get House Resolution 771 out of committee and on to the House Floor for a vote by contacting your congressional representative. House Resolution 771 is a proclamation that, once… Read More

By | September 29, 2010

Running Toward a Cure for Mesothelioma

Running is hard. Living with cancer is harder, especially when that cancer ismesothelioma. Saturday, I ran in the second Alton Miles for Meso 5K race, sponsored by the firm. I was privileged… Read More

By | September 23, 2010

Meso Community Observes Mesothelioma Awareness Day This Weekend

If you watch the Weekend TODAY show this coming Sunday morning, you might see some familiar faces wearing “Believe in a Cure” shirts and waving banners in the show’s outside audience. Sunday,… Read More

By | September 23, 2010

Kay Quinn of KSDK Channel 5 News Interviews Mesothelioma Survivor Julie Gundlach

Kay Quinn, news anchor on KSDK News Channel 5, interviewed Julie Gundlach, a St. Louis native mesothelioma survivor, during the 5 o’clock newscast on Sept. 23. What was most touching was when… Read More

By | April 5, 2010

Simmons Hanly Conroy Employees “Get the Lead Out” in Support of a Mesothelioma Cure

It was cold on the morning of March 27, 2010, but that didn’t stop Gregg Kirkland and attorney Melissa Schopfer from the Simmons law firm from taking the street to fight for… Read More

By | February 22, 2010

Mesothelioma Patient & Advocate Launches Third Miles for Meso in Florida

One of the firm’s friends, Larry Davis, recently hosted his very own Miles for Meso in Boca Raton, Florida. Larry is an avid runner who was diagnosed with peritoneal mesothelioma several years ago. Larry… Read More