Ken Bean Honored with Missouri Lawyers Weekly Legal Icons Award

Ken Bean

Sandberg Phoenix & von Gontard Shareholder Ken Bean was recognized for his exceptional career achievement by Missouri Lawyers Weekly during the publication’s Legal Icons Award event May 31st.

Bean, a healthcare litigator, has tried more than 40 cases to verdict in a career that began in 1977, winning more than 80% of the trials. A graduate of the Washington University School of Law, Bean has represented more than 20 hospitals and health care industry clients in trials over the past four decades.

The Legal Icons Awards, launched by Missouri Lawyers Weekly in 2018, recognizes attorneys, judges and legal professionals over the age of 60 who have demonstrated outstanding success and leadership in their careers. John Sandberg, a founder of Sandberg Phoenix & von Gontard was an honoree in the inaugural class of Legal Icons in 2018. Ken is one of 25 attorneys chosen for recognition this year

About Sandberg Phoenix & von Gontard

Sandberg Phoenix & von Gontard includes a total of more than 150 lawyers in offices in offices in Carbondale, Illinois; Clayton, Missouri; Edwardsville, Illinois; O’Fallon, Illinois; Kansas City and St. Louis Missouri. The firm provides legal services in nearly 50 areas of law to clients in more than 40 industry sectors.

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