St. Louis, MO (Law Firm Newswire) December 30, 2014 — Missouri attorneys Anthony Bruning and Anthony Bruning, Jr. (A.J.) of Leritz, Plunkert & Bruning, PC have been featured for their contributions to Continuing Legal Education seminars (CLEs) in the December, 2014 issue of St. Louis Lawyer Magazine.
Their mention recognizes the attorneys’ commitment to active participation in the further training of practicing attorneys as well as their dedication to staying on the forefront of new developments in the law.
CLEs are an essential part of a lawyer’s ongoing education and are a required part of maintaining an active law license. Recently, Anthony Bruning spoke at a CLE seminar presented by the Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis’s Trial Section on opening statements made in litigation from the perspective of the plaintiff. Trial Section Chair Ian Simmons credited Section Secretary A.J. Bruning with helping the organization come up with “new and interesting” topics for events hosted by the section.
Anthony Bruning is an established trial lawyer in the St. Louis area who has in excess of 100 jury verdicts. He has been practicing law since graduating from the St. Louis University School of Law in 1980, and represents individuals who have been injured by the negligence of others. He devotes a significant percentage of his practice to helping victims of burn injuries recover for their losses, and won a 50 million dollar verdict against the manufacturer of a faulty smoke detector arising from the fatalities of two children.
A.J. Bruning, Anthony’s son, followed in his father’s footsteps and attended the St. Louis University School of Law after graduating from the University of Missouri with a degree in business administration. Before joining his father at Leritz, Plunkert & Bruning, A.J. worked as a trial attorney at the St. Louis City Circuit Attorney’s office. In addition to practicing law, A.J. founded the downtown St. Louis Neighborhood Watch group and actively raised money to help fight Multiple Sclerosis.
Leritz, Plunkert & Bruning, PC is a St. Louis law firm that practices in a variety of areas, including business and corporate law, personal injury, commercial litigation, workers’ compensation, professional negligence, criminal defense, and nursing home representation.
To contact the firm, please call (800) 383-1418.
Anthony Bruning, Jr.
555 Washington Ave
St. Louis MO 63101
Phone: (314) 898-3078