Michael Foster (’08) and Brian Wallace (’08) have started Foster Wallace, LLC after spending nearly 10 years at Polsinelli, P.C. where they were shareholders. Michael is a trial attorney who will focus the majority of his time on contingent fee matters. Michael was awarded Missouri Lawyers Weekly’s Legal Champion award in 2018; he obtained the largest jury verdict in United States history for a prisoner secondhand smoking case that led to a statewide ban on prisoner smoking. Brian is a corporate and transactional attorney who will spend the majority of his time advising startup and small to midsize businesses on a variety of matters, including formation, mergers and acquisitions, commercial contracts and capital raises.