Mara Cohara Recognized as Top Business Defender on Missouri Power List for Third Consecutive Year


KANSAS CITY, MO (MAY 16, 2022) — Lathrop GPM Partner Mara Cohara was named to the Missouri Lawyers Media "POWER List" for Business Defense for a third consecutive year.

Cohara is Leader of the Environmental and Tort Practice Group and a member of the firm's Executive Committee. She focuses her practice on litigation matters involving toxic tort, nuisance, product liability, premises liability, breach of warranty and the defense of religious institutions. Cohara’s trial experience spans state and federal courts in more than 20 states, and she has an established track record of bringing adversarial parties to agreement.

She is also ranked in Chambers USA, selected among The Best Lawyers in America®, named to the 2021 class of WeKC - Women Executives Kansas City by Ingram’s, 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.