Drey A. Cooley and Amy L. Fehr elected shareholders at Capes, Sokol, Goodman & Sarachan, P.C.
The law firm of Capes, Sokol, Goodman & Sarachan, P.C., is pleased to announce that attorneys Drey A. Cooley and Amy L. Fehr have been elected shareholders of the firm.
Managing Shareholder Jeffrey A. Cohen said, “Drey Cooley and Amy Fehr are experienced business litigators, each possessing unique legal talents and skills. Their litigation expertise and leadership will be of substantial value to the firm, as well as our local, regional and national clients.”
Drey Cooley represents companies in business, real estate, construction, and intellectual property disputes in state and federal trial and appellate courts. Drey is also an experienced appellate attorney, representing clients in civil and criminal appeals in front of a variety of state and federal appellate courts.
Drey also represents for-profit and non-profit businesses and individuals in commercial and high-value residential property tax appeals in front of County Boards of Equalization and the Missouri State Tax Commission, contesting both adverse assessment and tax exemption decisions. He is the author of MissouriRealEstateTaxAppeals.com, a blog discussing Missouri tax appeal issues.
Drey is the Treasurer of the St. Louis Chapter of the Federal Bar Association and a member of the board of directors of St. Louis Health Equipment Lending Program (HELP), a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization. He has been selected by the Super Lawyers attorney rating service as a Missouri & Kansas Super Lawyer-Rising Star annually since 2011.
He earned a J.D. at University of Michigan Law School, and a B.A., Psychology, Phi Beta Kappa, with honors, at Washington University in St. Louis.
Amy Fehr is an experienced litigator who has successfully tried several matters to verdict. She also provides strategic counseling services to her clients to mitigate risk and resolve disputes absent litigation. Amy regularly works with organizations and individuals to resolve a wide variety of complex civil and commercial litigation matters, including contract disputes, real estate disputes, shareholder disputes, commercial negligence and fraud, non-competition and non-solicitation agreements, indemnification, insurance coverage disputes and wrongful death, and professional liability matters.
Amy has also represented aggrieved investors in arbitrations before the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority and defended employers against claims for discrimination before the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission and the Missouri Commission on Human Rights.
Amy earned a J.D. at Saint Louis University School of Law and a B.A., with Honors, in English with Political Science Minor at the University of Missouri-Columbia.
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