Practice Areas

Appeals

Appeals

Appeals The Appellate Practice group at Neale & Newman, L.L.P. has handled many precedent-setting cases on appeal. Our appellate group is led by Richard L. Schnake, who has been named in Missouri Super Lawyers® several times and handled more than 175 cases… Read More
Banking & Finance Law

Banking & Finance Law

Banking & Finance Law Our banking and finance attorneys regularly represent commercial borrowers, lenders, underwriters, corporate trustees and other participants in a wide range of financing transactions. In these transactions, we employ our experience and knowledge of c… Read More
Bankruptcy

Bankruptcy

Bankruptcy Our services available in performing bankruptcy creditor work include, but are not limited to advising clients on all aspects of bankruptcy implications of claims, including pre bankruptcy planning for creditors. Read More
Attorneys: Brian K. Asberry
Business & Commercial Law

Business & Commercial Law

Business & Commercial Law Business and commercial law is how the firm got its start over 110 years ago and it remains a mainstay of Neale & Newman, L.L.P. Experience from representation of past clients makes us more effective for you. Read More
Condemnation Law

Condemnation Law

Condemnation Law Neale & Newman keep abreast of the changes and the court decisions that impact Missouri condemnation requirements and procedures for effective state court representation. Often, parties are able to negotiate reasonable settlements for condemned prope… Read More
Divorce & Family Law

Divorce & Family Law

Divorce & Family Law Our family law attorneys provide exceptional, cost-effective legal representation for complex divorces and other family law issues throughout Southwest Missouri. We are a large law firm – with several experienced attorneys knowledgeable in family l… Read More
Education Law

Education Law

Education Law We represent educational institutions, administrators and teachers with regard to educational issues. For educational institutions, we handle issues which affect those institutions on a day to day basis such as issues arising under FERPA and privacy… Read More
Employment Law

Employment Law

Employment Law We represent both Missouri employers and employees for employment law issues. We are a sophisticated law firm of attorneys that combines efficient, cost-effective solutions with friendly, personable service. Read More
Estate Planning

Estate Planning

Estate Planning Passing our legacy — whether it be a home, business, investments or keepsakes — to loved ones or people we trust is one of the most important and personal decisions we ever make. Passing our estate is of course a matter of transactions, but, for… Read More
Intellectual Property Law

Intellectual Property Law

Intellectual Property Law We provide sophisticated, cost-effective service for trademark and copyright issues. Our intellectual property practice is closely related to our other services in business and commercial law. Read More
Litigation

Litigation

Litigation Lawsuits, who wants them? The answer is, nobody does. We all would rather spend our time and efforts on something else. We understand this as well as you do. We too are business people, consumers, homeowners, and patients. Read More
Mediation/Arbitration

Mediation/Arbitration

Mediation/Arbitration Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) can be achieved either through mediation or arbitration. Both approaches tend to be less expensive than litigating through the courts, and mediation can be even more cost-effective than arbitration. Read More
Personal Injury & Wrongful Death

Personal Injury & Wrongful Death

Personal Injury & Wrongful Death A car accident or other serious injury-causing event can create a major disruption in one’s life. It can even disable or kill. We are a large law firm with the resources to handle any claim against any opponent. But we have small town roots, treati… Read More
Probate & Trust Administration

Probate & Trust Administration

Probate & Trust Administration We handle probate administration as a natural continuation of our estate planning services. We assist in the administration of wills and trusts. We are an efficient, cost-effective firm, and we treat our clients with the respect and dignity they dese… Read More
Real Estate & Construction Law

Real Estate & Construction Law

Real Estate & Construction Law We handle real estate and construction law for clients throughout Missouri. With over 100 years of operation in Missouri, we understand very well the trends, shifts and dynamics of the real estate market here. Read More
Workers’ Compensation

Workers’ Compensation

Workers’ Compensation We have extensive experience in the field of workers’ compensation. We handle claims of all sizes, including complex claims involving extensive future medical and catastrophic damages. Read More