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The Cook Group Continues Growth with Addition of Accomplished Trial Attorney to Expand Litigation Practice

Firm Welcomes Partner Gene Brockland in St. Louis

St. Louis, MO, January 8, 2024 – The Cook Group Welcomes Accomplished Trial Attorney Gene Brockland to Expand Litigation Practice.

The Cook Group, a leading New York-based law firm, proudly announces the recent addition of seasoned trial attorney Gene Brockland to its esteemed team. With an extensive background in trial experience, Mr. Brockland brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise to further strengthen the firm's litigation capabilities.

Mr. Brockland is a distinguished legal professional with 35 years of successful trial practice in employment and non-competes, class actions, liens, franchising, trust and fiduciary duty matters, contracts, intellectual property - including trademarks & copyrights and construction litigation. Renowned for his strategic approach, commitment to client advocacy, and a proven record of achieving favorable outcomes, Mr. Brockland is an invaluable addition to The Cook Group.

"We are thrilled to welcome Gene to our team," said Kerryann Cook, Founding Partner at The Cook Group. "With his impressive trial experience and dedication to achieving justice for clients, Gene aligns perfectly with our firm's commitment to proving exceptional representation." Gene Brockland has successfully represented clients in a wide range of complex cases, including obtaining a judgement for over $2.3M for breach of contract for a national architecture firm, including enforcement of a lien with priority over the project’s lender. His proficiency in navigating the intricacies of the legal system and his unwavering dedication to clients make him a standout attorney in the St. Louis legal community.

"I am excited to join The Cook Group and contribute to its stellar reputation for providing top-notch legal services," said Brockland. "I look forward to leveraging my trial experience to further enhance the firm's litigation practice and deliver exceptional results for our clients." Brockland obtained his J.D. from Washington University and is licensed to practice law in Illinois and Missouri.  

The Cook Group is a New York City-based law firm specializing in Environmental &Toxic Torts, Business & Commercial Litigation, Construction Litigation and Products Liability. With a team of experienced and dedicated attorneys, the firm is committed to providing high-quality legal representation and achieving favorable outcomes for its clients. The Cook Group maintains offices in New York City, Buffalo, Chicago, St. Louis, Philadelphia, and Ft. Lauderdale.

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