BAMSL will publish a 145-page paperback 8 ½ x 11” book this summer.Famous and Infamous Lawyers in St. Louis History is a compilation of the history articles from the St. Louis Bar Journal written by Marshall Hier over the past 25 years. The articles include duels, disbarments, first lawyer in St. Louis, first black lawyer, lawyers before the Civil War, Unionists and Confederates during the Civil War, first woman lawyer in Missouri, attorneys for the owners of Dred Scott, members of Lincoln’s cabinet, a United States Supreme Court Justice, first judge of the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Missouri, governors, senators, judges, mayors, corruption fighters, Missouri Supreme Court Judges, a founder of the American Bar Association and many others.
This book will be a great addition to your library, a great gift, and is available by advance subscription by filling out this form and sending your check or credit card information with the form. Online ordering with a credit card is also available here. The book is being offered by advance subscription so that the number of copies to be printed can be determined.