Aequitas is pleased to announce the addition of two new panel members to its roster of neutrals of prominent retired Judges and experienced litigators. Wally Bley and Jeff Parshall are available to assist parties with mediations, arbitrations and other alternative dispute resolution needs.

Bley is a partner with Bley & Evans in Colombia, Missouri, where he has practiced law for 35 years. He is a Fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers and the International Society of Barristers. In 2014, Bley was named a “Top 100” by National Trial Lawyers. Additionally, Bley is past-president of and has served on the Executive committee and Board of Governors for the Missouri Association of Trial Attorneys. He is also an active member of the Boone County Bar Association and a sustaining member of the Association of Trial Lawyers of America.

Parshall is a partner with Ford, Parshall & Baker, where he has practiced law for over 35 years. Parshall has been named a Missouri “Super Lawyer” in the area of defense litigation by Martindale-Hubbell, and has tried over 100 jury trials to verdict. He is a member of the American Board of Trial Advocates, a Fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers and a past President and current member of the Missouri Organization of Defense Lawyers as well as the Boone County Bar Association.