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Wiseman to Present at Young Professional Summit 2

BSE attorney Erin L. Wiseman will be a presenter at the Mid-Missouri Young Professional Summit 2 to be held on October 9, 2012, at the G2 Gallery in Jefferson City, Missouri. Summit 2 builds upon the success of the inaugural Summit held in 2011, which brought more than 95 participants from the region to learn, share, […]

Firm Attorneys Named to Best Lawyers In America

Brydon, Swearengen & England P.C. is pleased to announce that James C. Swearengen, William R. (Trip) England, III, Gary W. Duffy, Paul A. Boudreau, Dean L. Cooper, L. Russell Mitten and Charles E. Smarr have been selected by their peers to be included in the 2013 edition of The Best Lawyers in America. Mr. Smarr […]

Wiseman Attends Missouri Women’s Council Event

Erin L. Wiseman recently attended a Missouri Women’s Council Event entitled “The Competitive Advantage: Women Competing in Business.”  The event featured a keynote address from the author of Sun Tzu for Women: The Art of War for Winning in Business, Becky Sheetz-Runkle, followed by a Boot Camp for Women in Business with the sessions concerning 1) The Skills Needed to Start […]

Hamblin Attends 12th Annual Family Law Conference

Scott Hamblin, a shareholder with the law office of Brydon Swearengen & England P.C. recently attended the 12th Annual Family Law Conference sponsored by the Missouri Bar. Topics of discussion included, but were not limited to, the following: discussion regarding child support calculations and deviating from presumed child support calculations, addressing allegations of domestic violence […]

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Cooper Presents at CLE

Dean Cooper, a Brydon, Swearengen & England P.C. shareholder, recently made a presentation entitled “A Primer on Trusts” at the MoBarCLE Missouri Firearms Law 2012 continuing legal education course.  The presentation was related to additional consideration of National Firearms Act Trusts. Dean Cooper has a general administrative and civil practice with emphasis on public utility law. He […]

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David V.G. Brydon (1937 – 2012)

It is with great sadness that we share with you that David Brydon passed away Monday, June 11, 2012 at the Boone Hospital Center, Columbia, Mo. Mr. Brydon recieved his license to practice law in 1963 and immediately began the practice of law in Jefferson City with Thomas Graham and Robert L. Hawkins Jr.  David practiced his […]

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Wiseman Assists with Start Up Jeff City

Erin Wiseman recently provided general legal advice at a StartUp Jeff City event. StartUp Jeff City is an organization for people with ideas to gather and get advice from professionals about starting a business.  In general, each entrepreneur spent 10 minutes with the various assisting professionals to receive general guidance about issues to consider.  Erin provided information about the […]


Hamblin Speaks on Traffic Stops & Criminal Law

Scott A. Hamblin, a shareholder at Brydon Swearengen & England P.C. recently served as a speaker for the Auto Stops Continuing Legal Education (CLE) program sponsored by the Missouri Bar. The program was designed to educate other attorneys on issues related to challenging traffic stops by law enforcement officers, including new developments in criminal law, […]


Boudreau Attends Energy Policy Conference

BS&E Shareholder Paul A. Boudreau recently attended the 5th Annual Midwest Energy Policy Conference in St. Louis, Missouri.  The two day conference covered a variety of subjects, including developments in renewable energy resources, progress implementing energy efficiency programs and enhancement of aging energy utility infrastructure to meet the Missouri’s economic development needs.  Speakers from around […]


Smarr Awarded Best Practices Award

BS&E shareholder Charlie Smarr was awarded the “Best Practices Award” by the National Association of Licensing and Compliance Professionals (“NALCP”). The NALCP is a non-profit organization comprised of in-house hospitality licensing and compliance professionals specializing in on-site retail liquor licensing. A $1,000 donation was made by the NALCP to St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital in Charlie’s […]