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29 Sep

Adams, Stepner Partners with Kentucky League of Cities

By |September 29th, 2015|Local Government Blogs, News and Updates|

Adams, Stepner, Woltermann & Dusing, PLLC is a proud legal partner of the Kentucky League of Cities (KLC) and is committed to its mission in the Commonwealth. The firm is a proud Cornerstone Partner to KLC and its member cities. We will be participating in the 2015 KLC Conference & Expo to be held at the Owensboro Convention […]

31 Jul

ASWD Attorney Honored Twice for Professional Achievement, Community Service, and Leadership

By |July 31st, 2015|Local Government Blogs, News and Updates|

Last week, Claire E. Parsons was presented with Legacy’s Next Generation Leader Award in the Business, Financial, and Legal Services Category.  The Next Generation Leader Awards are designed to salute the region’s young professionals under the age of 40 for significant accomplishments in their chosen professional field, demonstrated leadership, as well as their contribution to […]

24 Jun

Local Government Practice Group Obtains Summary Judgment for Health Inspector

By |June 24th, 2015|Local Government Blogs, News and Updates|

Posted by Jeff Mando and Lee Metzger

Score another huge victory for Adams, Stepner, Woltermann & Dusing’s Local Government Practice Group.  ASWD attorneys Jeff Mando and Lee Metzger have obtained summary judgment for a local health inspector in a case involving the drowning death of a seven-year-old girl, Luisana Cruz.

Cruz’s estate sought millions in damages, alleging […]

28 Jan

Adams, Stepner, Woltermann & Dusing, PLLC Government Practice Group wins important precedent setting case for law enforcement and cities in 6th Circuit Court of Appeals

By |January 28th, 2015|Firm Blog, Local Government Blogs, News and Updates|

Adams, Stepner, Woltermann & Dusing, PLLC is pleased to announce that Jeffrey C. Mando and Claire E. Parsons of ASWD’s Government Practice and Litigation groups secured a victory today at the Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals in the case of Charlie Jean
Lilly v. City of Erlanger, et al, Case No. 14-5069.

To read the full press release, click […]

28 Jan

Adams Stepner attorney unanimously appointed as city attorney for the City of Villa Hills

By |January 28th, 2015|Local Government Blogs, News and Updates|

Adams Stepner partner, Mary Ann Stewart, was unanimously voted to be appointed the city attorney by the Villa Hills City Council. For over 25 years, Mary Ann has represented municipalities at all levels of local government. Her experience includes providing legal guidance, support, and litigation services for state and local governmental bodies, as well as, […]

6 Jan

Kentucky Supreme Court Rules That The Police Officer’s Bill Of Rights Applies To All Disciplinary Actions Against Police Officers

By |January 6th, 2015|Local Government Blogs, News and Updates|

 

Posted by Mary Ann Stewart

In what is a landmark ruling that will affect every city or county which operates a police department, the Kentucky Supreme Court, in a 4-3 decision found that the procedural protections of KRS 15.520 (the Police Officer’s Bill of Rights) apply not only to disciplinary actions originating from citizen complaints, but […]

26 Aug

Adams Stepner partner, Mary Ann Stewart, once again receives national recognition in school law case

By |August 26th, 2014|Local Government Blogs, News and Updates|

Adams Stepner partner, Mary Ann Stewart, receives national recognition for recent favorable decision from Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals in special education case. The decision was reported in LRP’s “HotLaw” list. For reprint of article click NW Hotlaw Article.

21 Aug

Adams Stepner attorney, Mary Ann Stewart, receives national recognition in NSBA Legal Clips

By |August 21st, 2014|Local Government Blogs, News and Updates|

Adams, Stepner partner Mary Ann Stewart’s favorable ruling in the Sixth Circuit is receiving national attention in the National School Board Association’s (NSBA) Legal Clips.

Go to the following link to see the online recognition on the NSBA’s website:  Sixth Circuit rules IDEA does not permit reimbursement

 

20 Aug

Adams Stepner attorney, Claire E. Parsons, serving as co-counsel in a school law case, recently received a favorable decision from the Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals in important Special Education case

By |August 20th, 2014|Local Government Blogs, News and Updates|

Adams Stepner attorney, Claire Parsons serving as co-counsel recently received a favorable decision in the Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals on behalf of the Boone County School District in N. W by J. W and J. W v. Boone County Bd. of Educ., 114 LRP 36236 (6th Cir. 08/18/14 ).

For the full opinion click on […]

20 Aug

Adams Stepner attorney, Mary Ann Stewart, receives favorable decision from Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals in Special Education case

By |August 20th, 2014|Local Government Blogs, News and Updates|

Adams, Stepner partner, Mary Ann Stewart, recently received a favorable decision in the Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals on behalf of the Boone County School District in N. W by J. W and J. W v. Boone County Bd. of Educ., 114 LRP 36236 (6th Cir. 08/18/14 ).

For the full opinion click on the following link: http://www.ca6.uscourts.gov/opinions.pdf/14a0192p-06.pdf