W. Oliver Rasch Award

This award was created by the Editorial Board of the Journal of The Missouri Bar to recognize outstanding substantive articles appearing the Journal.   The award carries with it a cash stipend of $500 from the Missouri Bar Foundation.  The award is named after the late long-time member and former chair of the Editorial Board.  The Editorial Board makes a recommendation to the Board of Trustees of the Foundation for its consideration.  The award winner is selected by the Board of Trustees at its June meeting, and the award is presented at the Annual Meeting of The Missouri Bar.

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Award Winners

Learn about the 2016 recipients.

Past Award Recipients

2016
William M. Corrigan Jr., St. Louis

Jeffrey L. Schultz, St. Louis

2015
Daniel J. Sheffner, St. Louis

2014
Hon. Karl DeMarce, Memphis

2013
H. Morley Swingle, St. Louis

2012
Brian J. Christensen, Kansas City
David M. Kight, Kansas City

2011
Laurence R. Tucker, Kansas City
Darren K. Sharp, Kansas City

2010
Glenn E. Bradford, Kansas City

2009
Ross D. McFerron, Cape Girardeau
Michael D. Murphy, Cape Girardeau

2008
T. Bennett Burkemper Jr., Troy
Nina P. Balsam, St. Louis
May Yeh, Maryland Heights

2007
William M. Corrigan Jr., St. Louis
Michael B. Kass, St. Louis

2006
W. Dudley McCarter, St. Louis

2005
Jill S. Kingsbury, Kansas City

2004
Erin C. Kobler, Kansas City

2003
Barry L. Pickens, Kansas City
Terry W. Schackmann, Kansas City

2002
Glenn Bradford, Kansas City

2001
Thomas C. Albus, St. Louis

2000
Randall R. Jackson, St. Joseph

1999
James A. Burt, Springfield

1998
Carol J. Miller, Springfield

1997
Mark G. Arnold, St. Louis

1996
Michael D. Murphy, Dallas, TX
Maurice B. Graham, St. Louis

1995
H. Morley Swingle, Cape Girardeau

1994
Thomas M. Bradshaw, Kansas City
Dianne M. Hansen, Kansas City

1993
Charles E. Hoffhaus, Kansas City

1992
Thomas Strong, Springfield
Stan Baber, Springfield

1991
Ronald C. Spradley, Kansas City

1990
W. Dudley McCarter, St. Louis
Daniel J. McMichael, St. Louis

1989
Paul D. Sinclair, Kansas City

1988
G. Ray Warner, Kansas City

1987
Thomas W. Rynard, Kansas City

1986
W. Dudley McCarter
Anthony R. Behr, St. Louis