Zach is a partner-shareholder in the St. Louis office and manages the civil litigation practice in St. Louis and Southern Illinois.  Zach has achieved the AV Preeminent Rating, Martindale-Hubbell’s highest possible rating for legal and ethical standards. From 2011 to 2015, Zach was selected by his peers for inclusion in Super Lawyers® list of “Rising Stars,” a peer review designation published by Thomson Reuters. He has also received a Trial Lawyer Excellence award from the Cook County Jury Verdict Reporter. Zach routinely litigates and tries complex cases of catastrophic loss, defending insurers and self-insureds throughout the United States and internationally in actions involving transportation, product, premises and medical/professional liability, construction negligence, and insurance coverage disputes.