Mara Cohara Named to Missouri Power List for Business Defense


(KANSAS CITY, MO) June 2, 2021 — Lathrop GPM Partner Mara Cohara was named to the Missouri Lawyers Media Power 30” list for Business Defense.

Cohara focuses her practice on litigation matters involving toxic tort, nuisance, product liability, premises liability, breach of warranty and the defense of religious institutions. She defends clients in jury trials, mediations and arbitrations. Cohara’s track record spans state and federal courts in more than 20 states, and she has an established track record of bringing adversarial parties to agreement.

Cohara is Leader of the Environmental and Tort Practice Group and a member of the firm's Executive Committee. She is also ranked in Chambers USA, selected among The Best Lawyers in America®, and named a 2020 “Women Who Mean Business” by Kansas City Business Journal, among other accolades.

The “Power List – Business Defense” features the most powerful business defense attorneys in Missouri as identified by Missouri Lawyer Media. The list is based on records of verdicts and settlements, interviews with attorneys and other leaders around the state, and the archives of Missouri Lawyers Weekly.