John E. Price is a shareholder in the Litigation/Dispute Resolution Practice Group of Carnahan, Evans, Cantwell & Brown, P.C. He concentrates his practice in the areas of civil and business litigation, environmental law, corporate and real estate law and appellate practice.
Mr. Price has significant experience in environmental law over the last 20 years. He has handled litigation with government agencies and private parties under the Clean Air Act, Clean Water Act, Superfund and toxic torts. He regularly advises business clients on environmental regulation, permitting issues and real estate transactions.
Mr. Price also has many years experience with large and complex real estate and business transactions, and with commercial litigation involving leases, contracts and insurance disputes. He has argued over 75 appeals in federal and state appellate courts.
Mr. Price has served on the Boards of the Wilson’s Creek National Battlefield Foundation, the Visiting Nurse Association, and Project Parkway in Springfield. Additionally, Mr. Price is currently serving a two-year term as President of the Springfield Sister Cities Association Board of Directors.
Mr. Price received his bachelor’s degree from the University of Northern Iowa, with honors, in 1975 and his law degree, cum laude, in 1979 from the University of Missouri at Columbia (Member of Order of the Coif, and Note and Comment Editor of the Missouri Law Review).
Mr. Price is a member of the Springfield Metropolitan and American Bar Associations (Natural Resources Law Section), as well as the Missouri Bar (District 16 Representative, Young Lawyers Section Counsel, 1983-1988; Young Lawyer representative to the American Bar Association House of Delegates, 1984-1986; Energy and Environmental Law Committee). Mr. Price has also been selected to the Missouri Kansas “Super Lawyers” list in 2007-2013 and again in 2016 and 2017. He has been awarded an AV Rating by Martindale-Hubbell.
University of Missouri at Columbia, J.D., cum laude, 1979
University of Northern Iowa, B.A., with honors, 1975
Civil and Business Litigation
Real Estate Law