Neill and Al-Shathir Selected as 2014 Up & Coming Lawyers
Two Capes Sokol attorneys have been named 2014 Up & Coming Lawyers by Missouri Lawyers Weekly. Sara G. Neill, Chair of the Firm’s Civil & Criminal Tax Controversy Practice, was selected as Up & Coming Law Firm Leader, which honors, “early-career professionals who hold important leadership positions at their firms.” While Laura E. Krebs Al-Shathir, an associate in the Firm, was selected as an Up & Coming Lawyer.
About Laura E. Krebs Al-Shathir
Laura E. Krebs Al-Shathir serves as tax and corporate counsel to businesses in a variety of industries. Her clients range from multi-national corporations to small businesses and include limited liability companies, S corporations, and non-profits. Laura provides business planning advice in a wide variety of corporate transactions, focusing on the associated federal income tax issues. She also represents clients in income tax and in sales and uses tax controversies throughout the United States.
About Sara G. Neill
Sara G. Neill represents clients in civil and criminal tax controversy and litigation matters. She was recognized in both 2015 and 2018 as Best Lawyers’ St. Louis Tax Litigation and Controversy “Lawyer of the Year.”
About the Up & Coming Awards:
The annual Up & Coming awards celebrate outstanding legal professionals who are 40 or younger or who are within their first 10 years of practice. Honorees have demonstrated professional accomplishment, skill and leadership beyond their years as well as extraordinary commitment to their communities through volunteer service and leadership. In addition to the general category, Missouri Lawyers Weekly recognizes attorneys in four supplementary special categories, Law Firm Leader, Public Service, Pro Bono Project, and Mentor.
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