“Best Law Firms” – a national ranking produced jointly by U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers – has named Monnat & Spurrier, Chartered among the Best Law Firms in the Wichita metropolitan region in two distinct categories
WICHITA, Kan. – The 2015 edition of Best Lawyers in America® has honored Dan Monnat, of Monnat & Spurrier, Chartered, for his legal expertise in three distinct practice areas: White Collar Criminal Defense; Non-White Collar Criminal Defense; and Appellate Defense. Best Lawyers in America® has honored Monnat every year since 1989.
WICHITA, Kan. – Dan Monnat has been listed by Chambers USA 2014 as one of Kansas’ most notable litigators in the area of White-Collar Crime and Government Investigations. According to the publication’s editorial report, Monnat “continues to add to his impressive record of jury trials and appeals.” Chambers USA surveys both lawyers and their clients each year. The publication bases its rankings on legal ability, client service, business acumen, diligence, professional conduct and pre-eminence in the attorney’s key practice area.
WICHITA, Kan. – Wichita attorney Sal Intagliata, of Monnat & Spurrier, Chartered, has been appointed to serve on the Kansas Judicial Council Criminal Law Advisory Committee. Intagliata joins fellow lawyers, Judges, law professors and Legislators from across Kansas on the 14-member committee, whose role is to regularly review the Kansas Criminal Code and the Kansas Code of Criminal Procedure.
WICHITA, Kan. — The American Collegiate Society for Adapted Athletics (ACSAA) has elected Monnat & Spurrier, Chartered attorney Jon McConnell to its Board of Directors. By organizing tournament competitions, ACSAA works with colleges and universities across the country to further competitive athletic opportunities for disabled college students.
The National Trial Lawyers has named Monnat & Spurrier, Chartered attorney Jon McConnell to its Top 40 Under 40 list. The National Trial Lawyers: Top 40 Under 40 is composed of the top trial lawyers from each state, or regions of certain highly populated states, who are younger than 40. Membership into The National Trial Lawyers: Top 40 under 40 is by invitation only and is extended exclusively to those trial lawyers practicing civil plaintiff and/or criminal defense law.
“I wanted to lend whatever boldness and artistic talent I had to those less able to stand up and fight for themselves. Whether you justify that by the Tao, the Sermon on the Mount or the United States Constitution, that’s a good thing to do. All power and authority need someone to question it…”
For the ninth consecutive year, Dan Monnat has been recognized as one of the Top 100 Lawyers in Kansas and Missouri by the magazine, “Missouri & Kansas Super Lawyers – 2013.” Only 5 percent of all attorneys in Missouri and Kansas are included in Super Lawyers, making selection to the Top 100 the most elite of this exclusive legal group.
Dan Monnat, of Monnat & Spurrier, Chartered, was inducted into the American Board of Criminal Lawyers at ABCL’s annual meeting in Atlanta last week. Monnat is the first Kansas attorney to be selected for the ABCL, whose members include lawyers in the U.S., Canada and Europe.