Springfield, Mo. — Carnahan, Evans, Cantwell & Brown, P.C. (CECB) was recently nominated and chosen by the Missouri Lawyers Media, for its Top Legal Innovation Award for its emerging medical marijuana law practice. The award salutes firms and attorneys that identify and support a practice area in an emerging legal field and are among the first to develop expertise. The firm will be recognized at the 2019 Legal Innovation Awards Ceremony in St. Louis later this month.
CECB established its Marijuana and Hemp Law Group in November 2018. The chair of this group, Chip Sheppard, was designated Missouri Lawyers Weekly’s Lawyer of the Year for 2019 arising from his efforts assisting with the birth of this industry.
CECB is a locally owned law firm formed in 1979. The firm currently has 15 attorneys.