By | August 17, 2009

SEF Hosts 5th Annual Golf Tournament for Children with Cancer

First things first, I write this post from my position as a board member of the Simmons Employee Foundation (SEF), not as partner of Simmons Hanly Conroy LLP. It has been my privilege to… Read More

By | August 7, 2009

Giving Credit Where Credit Is Due

In reading the August 6 edition of The Alton Telegraph, I came across an article that tells the very personal story of Christina Benoit, a recipient of a zero interest loan and a house built… Read More

By | July 21, 2009

Simmons Hanly Conroy Starts New Decade of Client Service with a New Name and New Home

Yesterday, to mark the 10-year anniversary of our firm, I was pleased to make two significant announcements to our employees. First, the employees learned of the company name change from Simmons Cooper… Read More

By | July 9, 2009

Looking Back on 10 Years of Client Service

July 20th marks the 10 year anniversary of the day we first opened our doors. It’s been said that the achievements of an organization are the direct results of the combined efforts… Read More

By | June 1, 2009

Pro Bono Guardians Ad Litem Program Provides Opportunity for Firm to Give Back to Community

Attorneys at Simmons Hanly Conroy represent clients from all over the United States in various types of cases. In late 2007, the firm made a decision to find a way to give… Read More

By | June 1, 2009

$22,641 Raised on Facebook for Mesothelioma Research in 32 Days!

I’m amazed.  In just 32 days, the Mesothelioma Applied Research Foundation’s cause on Facebook reached over 18,000 people and raised $22,641 for mesothelioma research. All in the name of a four year-old… Read More

By | May 22, 2009

Thousands Rally on Facebook for Four Year-Old Girl With Mesothelioma

Three weeks ago our firm became involved in a campaign on Facebook to help fund cancer research on behalf of a 4 year-old little girl named Zaida and thousands of other mesothelioma patients across… Read More

By | April 14, 2009

Ban of Asbestos Overdue: Future Deaths Are Preventable

The first week of April marked National Asbestos Awareness Week. This designation recognized the national tragedy created by the past and current dissemination and use of products in the United States containing… Read More

By | April 5, 2009

Remembering My Friend, 10-Year Mesothelioma Survivor Craig Kozicki

My heart is heavy. Last Wednesday my friend Craig Kozicki ended his 10-year battle against mesothelioma, leaving behind his dedicated wife and daughter, Shelly and Emily. Craig was a 10-year survivor of… Read More

By | January 26, 2009

The Simmons Hanly Conroy Adds New Shareholders with Extensive Asbestos Litigation Experience

The Simmons Hanly Conroy has added seven new Shareholders. You can Read More about Simmons Hanly Conroy’s new Shareholders here, but suffice it to say, we’re extremely proud of this announcement and these attorneys’… Read More