Administrative Law Attorneys in Springfield
Experienced Representation for Agency Hearings & Appeals
Administrative law is composed of the rules, regulations, and procedures established by federal and state agencies to accomplish their missions. While these “regs” may be created with the best intentions, they may seriously threaten your Constitutional right to due process. When you face an administrative hearing, you need the assistance of a skilled attorney who has experience with the specific agency involved.
At Lowther Johnson Attorneys at Law, LLC, we have 34 years of experience appearing before numerous United States federal and MO state agencies, including:
- U.S. and MO Environmental Protection Agencies
- U.S. Department of Energy
- U.S. Department of the Interior
- U.S. Department of Agriculture
- U.S. Department of Commerce
- U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and MO Department of Human Services
- U.S. Department of Homeland Security
- U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development
- U.S. Food and Drug Administration
- MO Education Department
Guarding Against Unchecked Power
While agency regulations carry the force of law, elected representatives of the people do not vote to enact them. Rather, appointed officeholders create “regs” under basic guidelines in the federal Administrative Procedure Act or a state equivalent. Moreover, federal and state agencies have the power to adjudicate, so citizens in dispute with an agency may have their cases heard by a central office of administrative hearings or before the very department with which they are in conflict. In a system where an agency functions as the executive, legislative, and judiciary all rolled together, you need a strong advocate on your side.
Defending Professional & Business Licenses Before State Boards
Whether you are a restaurateur, a surgeon, or an architect, your license is your livelihood.
We have represented physicians, engineers, dentists, insurance brokers, architects, and many other professionals in hearings before MO state boards, such as:
- Architects Licensure Board
- Contractors State License Board
- Dental Board
- Department of Insurance
- Liquor Control Board
- Medical Board
A disciplinary hearing is a serious matter for any license holder. As soon as you have notice of a licensing board investigation aimed at you, contact a capable administrative law attorney in Springfield immediately.
Contact Us for Determined Administrative Law Representation
If you have been accused of wrongdoing by a regulatory agency or feel your home or business has been unduly burdened by government regulations, contact Lowther Johnson Attorneys at Law, LLC today.