Carmody MacDonald P.C., the mid-size St. Louis-based law firm providing a broad range of litigation, business, and individual services, announced that partner and litigation practice leader, Gerard T. Carmody, has been named a 2021 ICON Award recipient by Missouri Lawyers Media.
Mr. Carmody earned his law degree from Saint Louis University and has been litigating cases for more than 40 years, trying more than 100 cases to conclusion in state and federal courts. He concentrates his practice in commercial, real estate, and employment litigation. He has acted as lead trial counsel for a variety of clients, including the Archdiocese of St. Louis, Anheuser-Busch Companies, Inc., Cortex, the National Football League, Saint Louis University, Washington University, and Target Corporation. He is a Fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers.
With a professional legal background that is both broad and deep, he is considered one of the most experienced litigators in the region. For over 20 years, Mr. Carmody has been recognized on The Best Lawyers in America® list. In 2001, 2005 and 2007, he was honored by Missouri Lawyers Weekly as a “Lawyer of the Year.” In 2008, Mr. Carmody was awarded the distinction of “Best Litigator” and the “Best Appellate Win” by Missouri Lawyers Weekly. In 2017, he was a founding member of the Missouri Coalition for the Right to Counsel and received the 2017 Director’s Award for championing indigent defense in Missouri.
Previous Carmody MacDonald recipients of the ICON Award are Donald R. Carmody in 2018 and Mark B. Hillis in 2020. Gerard T. Carmody will receive his 2021 ICON Award and be recognized at a special awards luncheon on August 24, 2021.
Published August 23, 2021