TERRY L. PABST
|LEGAL EXPERIENCE||8/1993 – 12/1996; The Law Offices of St. Louis, MO
3/2002 – present Terry Pabst, PC Washington, MO
Managing partner of small firm engaged principally in civil litigation.
First-chair responsibility (federal and state courts) for numerous complex
real estate, construction, insurance and bankruptcy matters.
10/1993 – 12/1996 Kalish & Gilster St. Louis, MO
First-chair responsibility (federal courts) for major trademark infringement
matters for intellectual property firm. Representative clients included
Hard Rock Café, Planet Hollywood and Venture Stores.
8/1987 – 7/1993 Bryan Cave St. Louis, MO
Litigator in national top 50 firm. Engaged principally in commercial
litigation, real estate, banking and bankruptcy matters.
President/CEO (Interim); Member of Board of Directors
Responsible for all management aspects of nationally recognized litigation
support, data management and software development company. During
interim engagement (to locate permanent replacement management team),
responsible for increasing gross revenues 28% and achieving $1.6 million
bottom line turnaround in 8 months. Coordinated development of website
and launch of Internet database repository, implemented GSA schedule,
expanded production capacity at Ft. Worth, Warsaw and Dominica
production facilities, and procured major contract for litigation/software
support for Senator John Danforth’s Special Counsel investigation of
Branch Davidian/David Koresh/Waco matter.
1/1997 – 10/1999; Gannon International, Ltd. St. Louis, MO
8/2000 – 2/2002
Senior VP/General Counsel; Member of Board of Directors
Responsible for all legal aspects of diversified, privately held company
engaged in commercial real estate, technology and international trade
and development. First-chair responsibility for major commercial
litigation matters. Coordinated all outside counsel activities.
|OTHER EXPERIENCE||6/1981 – 8/1984 Emerson Electric Company St. Louis, MO
Analyzed acquisition/merger candidates for Fortune 200 company.
Performed financial and managerial audits and reviews.
|EDUCATION||5/1987 University of Illinois Champaign, IL
Juris Doctor (Law). GPA 3.44/4.00 (top 10%). Graduation Magna Cum
Laude. Harno Scholar (top 5%) 2 semesters. Dean’s List (top 10%) 3
semesters. Law Review (member, editor and published author).
5/1981 Eastern Illinois Univ. Charleston, IL
B.S. (Accounting) with Honor. GPA 3.54/4.00 (top 10%). Dean’s List
(top 10%) 7 semesters.
5/1977 Belleville West Belleville, IL
Honor Student. Fellowship of Christian Athletes. Varsity baseball and
basketball (team captain).
|RECOGNITION||AV® rating from Martindale-Hubbell|
|COURT ADMISSIONS||Supreme Court of the United States; U.S. Court of Appeals for 8th Circuit;
District Courts and Bankruptcy Courts for Eastern District of Missouri and
Southern District of Illinois; all Missouri and Illinois state courts.
|AFFILIATIONS||10/1987 – Present State of Missouri Member of Bar
5/1988 – Present State of Illinois Member of Bar
9/1987 – Present Bar Association of Member
Metropolitan St. Louis
|ADDITIONAL INFORMATION||Married with four children. Youth Minister. Enjoy travel and playing/coaching all sports.|