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Hon. Lawrence E. Mooney (Ret.) Honored by Missouri Lawyers Media With ICON Award

Hon. Lawrence E. Mooney (Ret.) Honored by Missouri Lawyers Media With ICON Award

Award recognizes individuals for outstanding work and commitment to the Missouri legal community

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St. Louis – JAMS, the largest private provider of alternative dispute resolution (ADR) services worldwide, is proud to announce that Hon. Lawrence E. Mooney (Ret.) has been honored by Missouri Lawyers Media as a recipient of the 2021 ICON Award.

Presented annually, the ICON Awards recognize distinguished men and women attorneys ages 60 and older for their exemplary careers and long-standing commitment to the Missouri legal community.

Judge Mooney has an incredible track record of successes both inside and outside the courtroom. He is highly regarded within the legal community for his ability to find creative solutions for parties to reach settlement, and we are pleased to see him recognized for his tremendous work.

- Chris Poole, JAMS CEO.

For over two decades, Judge Mooney served as a judge on the Missouri Court of Appeals, Eastern District, including a term as a chief judge. From 2015 until he left the bench, he worked as the court’s settlement judge. He consistently earned high praise for his timely, high-quality work product and fair treatment of parties. Additionally, Judge Mooney has been a passionate community leader, working for decades to support economic development and the arts in the St. Louis metropolitan region.

Judge Mooney joined JAMS in 2019 as an arbitrator, mediator, special master/referee and neutral evaluator. His practice spans a breadth of areas, including appellate, business and commercial, environmental, trusts/estates/probate, government, insurance and personal injury.

A luncheon will be held on August 24 from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at the Missouri Athletic Club in St. Louis to recognize Judge Mooney and this year’s other ICON Award recipients. More information can be found here.

About JAMS – Local Solutions. Global Reach.

Founded in 1979, JAMS is the largest private provider of alternative dispute resolution services worldwide. JAMS successfully resolves and manages business and legal disputes by providing efficient, cost-effective and impartial ways to overcome barriers at any stage of conflict. JAMS offers customized in-person, virtual, and hybrid resolution services locally and globally through a combination of industry-specific experience, first-class client service, the latest technology, and highly trained mediators and arbitrators.

With a roster of over 400 neutrals and 29 locations, JAMS resolves thousands of the world’s important cases every year. JAMS neutrals are adept at managing the resolution process whether they are conducting in-person, virtual or hybrid hearings.

More information is available at, and you can connect with us on TwitterLinkedInFacebook and our JAMS ADR blog. To learn about diversity, equity and inclusion initiatives at JAMS, visit

Featured People

Hon. Lawrence E. Mooney (Ret.)
  • Administrative Law
  • Appellate
  • Business & Commercial
  • Class Action & Mass Tort
  • Construction
  • Construction Defect
  • Employment Law
  • Environmental Law
  • Estates/Probate/Trusts
  • Governmental/Public Agency
  • Insurance
  • Personal Injury/Torts
  • Pharmaceuticals/Mass Tort
  • Professional Liability
  • Real Estate & Real Property

Media Contact

For further information, please contact:

Kristine Snyder

JAMS Director, Public Relations & Content 

+1 949-224-4614 (Direct Dial)

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