Ellinger and Associates, LLC is proud to announce that Marc Ellinger is being recognized in the 2021 edition of Best Lawyers in America© in Administrative/Regulatory Law and gaming law. Each year, Best Lawyers compiles a list of outstanding attorneys based on peer-review surveys in which thousands of leading attorneys confidentially evaluate their peers.
Marc has been recognized by Best Lawyers since 2014. Marc represents businesses, individuals, organizations and committees in disputes. Marc focuses his practice in election law, legislative and rule making practice, municipal finance and structuring, issues of state and federal constitutional law, gaming law, appellate practice, and achieved a Martindale-Hubbell AV Preeminent rating. Marc has argued more than twenty cases in the Missouri Supreme Court and dozens more in the Eastern and Western Districts of the Missouri Court of Appeals. From local government issues of first impression, to tax matters, to numerous election law cases, Marc has worked to protect the interests of businesses, individuals and local governments across Missouri.
Stephanie Bell spoke at the 2020 RNLA National Election Law Seminar Conference in West Virginia. Stephanie was a panelist at a session on advising clients on state lobbying, ethics, and campaign finance laws. Other panelists included: Troy Cumings, Warner Norcross + Judd LLP, and Jenna Kirsch, Republican National Committee. The panel was moderated by Colin Smith, Smith Law Office, LLC.
Stephanie has more than ten years of experience representing clients before government agencies, the Administrative Hearing Commission, the Public Service Commission, Circuit Courts and Missouri Appellate Courts. Stephanie also regularly advises candidates, committees, political subdivisions, and other entities regarding campaign finance compliance. Stephanie has served as treasurer of multi-million dollar political action committees. She has successfully defended clients against Missouri Ethics Commission complaints.
Founded in 1985, the Republican National Lawyers Association is an organization whose mission aims to advance Professionalism, Open, Fair and Honest Elections, Career Opportunity, and Republican Ideals. Since its founding RNLA has become a recognized leader in advancing professionalism by continuing legal education events such as the National Election Law Seminar. Stephanie currently serves as the Missouri Chapter Chair of the Republican National Lawyers Association.
Marc Ellinger recently spoke at the 2020 RNLA National Election Law Seminar Conference in West Virginia. Marc moderated a panel on The Supreme Court and Election Law, discussing RNC v. DNC, Faithless Electors, and Brnovich v. DNC. Marc currently serves as the General Counsel of the RNLA.
Marc has more than twenty years of experience in election law and campaign finance compliance, including representation of candidates. Marc has represented a number of ballot measure campaigns and Political Action Committees across the State of Missouri.
Founded in 1985, the Republican National Lawyers Association is an organization whose mission aims to advance Professionalism, Open, Fair and Honest Elections, Career Opportunity, and Republican Ideals. Since its founding RNLA has become a recognized leader in advancing professionalism by continuing legal education events such as the National Election Law Seminar.
Stephanie Bell was elected to serve a three-year term as Missouri Chapter chair for the Republican National Lawyers Association. The Missouri Chapter meets annually in conjunction with the Missouri State Lincoln Days event. Stephanie has been a member of the RNLA for ten years, and most recently helped organize the inaugural Missouri Women's RNLA event.
The Republican National Lawyers Association serves as the National Bar Association for Republican Lawyers and is the only national association of Republican lawyers. The Association seeks to advance professionalism, advance open, fair and honest elections, advance career opportunities, and advance Republican ideals.
Marc Ellinger was appointed to serve as General Counsel for the Republican National Lawyers Association (RNLA). In this role, Ellinger will serve as chief legal officer for all RNLA matters and will advise RNLA on a wide array of legal and regulatory matters.
Founded in 1985, The Republican National Lawyers Association is an organization whose mission aims to advance Professionalism, Open, Fair and Honest Elections, career opportunity, and Republican Ideals. Since its founding RNLA has become a recognized leader in advancing professionalism by continuing legal education events such as the National Election Law Seminar.
Marc H. Ellinger was selected for inclusion in the 2019 edition of Missouri/Kansas Super Lawyers for Gaming Law. Marc Ellinger has been selected to the Missouri & Kansas Super Lawyers list since 2016 and has been listed in Best Lawyers in America since 2014.
Every year Super Lawyers selects attorneys from all firm sizes and over 70 practice areas throughout the United States using a patented multiphase selection process. Peer nominations and evaluations are combined with independent research. Selections are made on an annual, state-by-state basis. The objective is to create a credible, comprehensive and diverse listing of outstanding attorneys that can be used as a resource for attorneys and consumers searching for legal counsel.
The final published list of Super Lawyers represents no more than five percent of the lawyers in the state. The lists are published annually in state and regional editions of Super Lawyers Magazines and in inserts and special advertising sections in leading city and regional magazines and newspapers. Additionally, all attorneys selected for inclusion in Super Lawyers, regardless of year, can be found on SuperLawyers.com.
Marc Ellinger is a founding partner of Ellinger and Associates, LLC, and represents businesses, individuals, organizations and committees in disputes. Marc focuses his practice in election and political law, legislative and rulemaking practice, regulatory law, municipal finance and transaction structuring, issues of state and federal constitutional law, appellate practice and gaming law and has achieved a Martindale-Hubbell AV Preeminent rating.
Stephanie Bell has been selected for inclusion in the 2019 Missouri & Kansas Rising Stars list. Each year, no more than 2.5 percent of the lawyers in the state are selected by the research team at Super Lawyers to receive this honor.
Super Lawyers selects attorneys using a patented multiphase rigorous selection process. Peer nominations are combined with independent research. The result is a credible, comprehensive and diverse listing of exceptional attorneys. The final list is published nationwide in Super Lawyers Magazines and in leading city and regional magazines and newspapers across the country and, can be found on SuperLawyers.com
Stephanie Bell is a partner at Ellinger and Associates, LLC. Her practice focuses on election, utility, gaming, tax and other governmental disputes. She represents individuals, businesses, associations, committees, and political subdivisions in a wide array of state and local government matters. Read more here http://www.ellingerlaw.com/stephaniebell.html.
Ellinger and Associates, LLC is honored to announce that we have been selected to be part of U.S. News "Best Law Firms" rankings for the year 2020. The year 2020 will mark the 10th Edition of U.S. News "Best Law Firms" rankings, and Ellinger and Associates is honored to have been chosen for the first time alongside a group of so many other great law firms from across the country. We want to thank our clients who have trust us with their important matters and who, through their own successes, are a constant source of inspiration.
Ellinger and Associates LLC represents businesses, organizations, and individuals in a wide array of corporate, state, and local government matters. With decades of experience and the use of cutting-edge technology, we provide prompt and personalized service and expect to earn a place as a valued member of your team. The U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms” rankings are based on a rigorous evaluation process that includes client and lawyer evaluations, peer review from leading attorneys in the field, and a review of additional information provided by law firms as part of the formal submission process.
Marc Ellinger was recently elected as Chairman of the Capital Region Medical Center (CRMC) Board of Directors. Ellinger will be taking the position after serving a term as Vice Chair of the Board of Directors 2017-2019. In addition to serving as Vice Chair of the Board of Directors he also previously served as Treasurer, Chair of the Finance Committee, Strategic Planning Committee and ByLaws committee.
Ellinger looks forward to serving as Chairman of the Board of Directors and continuing to advocate and work toward CRMC's vision that service and quality will set the standard of excellence for a community health system.
Marc Ellinger spoke at the 2019 IAGR Conference in Montego Bay, Jamaica. Marc moderated a panel on the Hot topics in Gaming in the United States. The panel discussed how the growth of sports betting in the United States as eSports is taking off and how new technologies are altering the traditional gaming marketplace. Panelists include Marie Jones, Fox Rothschild LLP, Ian Hughs, VP of Global Services, Gaming Laboratories International (USA), Gayle Cameron, Commissioner Massachusetts Gaming Commission.
Marc has actively engaged in the representation of gaming clients for more than 20 years. He represents gaming licensees, including those operating gaming facilities, key personnel, and manufacturer/supplier licensees, on all facets of gaming, including licensing, relicensing, disciplinary matters, gaming transaction compliance matters, and direct representation, including litigation, before the Missouri Gaming Commission.
The International Association of Gaming Regulators (IAGR) consists of representatives from gaming regulatory organizations throughout the world. Since incorporating, IAGR has attracted a record number of members and is today comprised of regulators from jurisdictions that include Europe, Asia, Oceania, Africa, North America, South America, and the Caribbean.