Bowman and Brooke was recognized for the seventh time as a Law360 Product Liability Practice Group of the Year for its "versatility" and "long-established reputation as a defense leader."
Bowman and Brooke was ranked in the Nationwide Product Liability category by Chambers USA and recognized for a "[d]eep trial bench with experience trying cases across the country. " (Chambers USA 2016)
Bowman and Brooke attorneys are leaders in their fields, called upon by industry organizations and the media to provide insights on legal trends and developments.
Bowman and Brooke is pleased to announce that Minneapolis Executive Managing Partner Kim Schmid was elected as Firm Vice Chair. Kim is the first woman to serve in this role, which has been held by only two others in the firm's history. A leader in the life sciences industry, Kim has played a key role in the strategic and overall management of the firm.
Additionally, Columbia Partner Joel Smith has been elected to the firm's Executive Committee where he will serve as Executive Managing Partner. Joel is a nationally recognized first-chair trial lawyer with more than 30 years of experience defending high-exposure product liability and mass tort litigation.
Congratulations to Kim and Joel in their new leadership roles!
Bowman and Brooke was ranked by Chambers USA for the fifth consecutive year in the Nationwide Product Liability & Mass Tort category, recognized for its "[d]eep trial bench with experience trying cases across the country." (2016)