Chuck Hatfield Featured by Missouri Lawyers Weekly on MO Election Law
Partner Chuck Hatfield was recently featured on Missouri Lawyers Weekly's MOLawNow video series where he discussed recent cases in the state concerning voting procedures in light of the upcoming election, and covered the nuances of absentee and mail-in voting. He went in-depth on the facets of absentee voting, the role of notaries, and how the acceptable reasons for voting absentee are changing amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
Chuck draws on 25 years’ experience litigating and negotiating very high profile cases, primarily involving some sort of government action, to help offer clients a broad and insightful perspective on Missouri's government and judiciary. He has represented dozens of clients in Missouri’s initiative petition process, writing proposed changes to Missouri law and litigating initiative petition and signature challenges, and frequently advises on election law. Chuck also leads Stinson's Coronavirus Task Force, where he provides guidance to clients nationwide on matters related to the pandemic.