Baker Sterchi Cowden & Rice elected two new Members, effective Jan. 1, 2023:

Megan Sterchi-Lammert is a civil litigation attorney with a practice concentrated on the defense of personal injury, premises liability and product liability matters. Sterchi-Lammert joined the firm as an associate in 2015. She is a steering committee member of ALFA International’s Product Liability & Complex Torts Practice Group and Women’s Initiative Practice Group, as well as a member of ALFA’s Future Leaders Forum. She is a recipient of the 2022 Missouri Lawyers Media Up & Coming Award and has been recognized in Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch in America™ and Missouri & Kansas Super Lawyers® Rising Stars. She earned her law degree from the University of Missouri-Columbia School of Law and is admitted to practice in Missouri and Kansas.

Gregorio Silva is a civil litigation attorney with a practice focused on transportation litigation and investigating and defending fire and explosion matters. Silva has been with the firm since 2020. He is a member of the Hispanic National Bar Association and has been recognized in Missouri & Kansas Super Lawyers® Rising Stars. Silva earned his law degree from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas William S. Boyd School of Law. He is admitted to practice in Missouri, Alaska, Arizona, California and Nevada.