McChesney & Ortwerth is Now Ortwerth Law, LLC

I wanted to give an update on the changes at the law firm.  Brian McChesney has retired from the private practice of law and is going to work as in-house counsel for an insurance company. It has been my pleasure and an honor to work with Brian as we fought on behalf of our clients […]

Planned Parenthood Sues Missouri for the Second Time

Missouri is Being Sued by Planned Parenthood, Again Planned Parenthood is suing Missouri, due to a portion of its new abortion law that involves requirements for administering abortion pill. When a woman receives a medical abortion, they typically take one pill at the clinic, and a second pill at home.  Part of the new law […]

Texas Homeowners File Federal Lawsuit Against Arkema Plant

More Than a Dozen Crosby Residents File Class Action Lawsuit in Federal Court Residents of Crosby, Texas filed a class action lawsuit against Arkema, a global special chemicals company. During Hurricane Harvey, the plant’s back-up generators were flooded and organic peroxides ignited. This is the second lawsuit to be filed since the hurricane. The lawsuit […]

McChesney Elected to Abota

McChesney & Ortwerth is please to announce managing partner, Brian McChesney has been elected to the American Board of Trial Advocates.