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Mathis, Marifian & Richter, Ltd. is pleased to announce that Patrick B. Mathis has been named a 2019 Illinois Super Lawyer and Laura E. Schrick has been named a Super Lawyer Rising Star. Super Lawyers releases a new list every year with the names of the top attorneys in each state according to their professional achievements and peer recognition among other distinguishing criteria. The Super Lawyers list recognizes the top 5% of attorneys in each state.

Pat was originally selected as a Super Lawyer in 2005 and has been every year since then. Super Lawyers recognizes him as a top rated tax attorney for his experience and skills in dealing with tax controversies, business tax issues, including tax audits, appeals and Tax Court litigation, and estate planning.

Laura was originally selected as a Rising Star in 2013. Since then, she has been recognized every year for her outstanding work. As a Rising Star, she is recognized for her Business Litigation achievements. Laura provides representation in contract disputes, partnerships, shareholder litigation and construction law. Laura also assists both employers and employees with their employment law needs.

Established in 1984, Mathis, Marifian & Richter, Ltd. has emerged as one of the most trusted and respected law firms in the St. Louis and Southern Illinois areas. The firm has offices in Belleville, Edwardsville and Nashville, Illinois, as well as St. Louis and Perryville, Missouri. MMR’s shareholders and associates possess knowledge and experience in practice areas that include business law, civil and commercial litigation, taxation, estate planning, banking law, and more. For more information, please visit