250 NE Tudor Road
Lee’s Summit, MO 64086 816.525.7881816.525.7881

417 Main Street, Suite B
Boonville, Missouri 65233 660.672.4597660.672.4597

Lauber Municipal Law, LLC

Serving those who serve the public

Jeremy V. Cover

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Firm Number: 816-525-7881
Cell Number: 816-944-8140
Email: jcover@laubermunicipal.com

General Overview

Jeremy Cover practices in the areas of general municipal law, municipal prosecution, economic development, dangerous building and nuisance abatements, litigation, real estate transactions, as well as regulatory and statutory compliance, including Missouri’s Sunshine Law. He previously served as the Associate City Counselor and Assistant Prosecutor for the City of Jefferson City, Missouri where he advised the City Council as well as numerous boards and commissions, prosecuted a wide range of City Code violations, and led the City’s code enforcement task force. Prior to his work in Jefferson City, he served in court administration for Missouri’s Thirteenth Judicial Circuit Court and as the Assistant City Attorney and Prosecutor for the City of Warsaw, Missouri. In addition to his public sector service Jeremy also gained experience at a general practice law firm where he was presented with a wide range of legal issues. Jeremy and his wife Kira reside in Lee's Summit with their three children.

Education

University of Missouri-Kansas City, J.D., 2008
University of Missouri-Kansas City, M.P.A., 2008
University of Missouri, B.S. Business Administration, 2004

Bar Admissions

Missouri, 2008
United States District Court, Western District of Missouri, 2013

Relevant Legal Experience

  • City attorney for the Missouri cities of Appleton City, Lowry City, and Holden
  • Serves as the City Prosecutor for the Missouri cities of Windsor, East Lynne, and Creighton
  • Serves as the Assistant City Attorney for Windsor, Urich, Creighton, East Lynne, Archie, Drexel, Peculiar, Butler, and Odessa, Missouri
  • Serves multiple Missouri cities including Grandview, Jefferson City, Pleasant Valley, Clinton, Marshall, and Moberly as special counsel
  • Served as in-house legal counsel to Jefferson City, Missouri, including the City Council, nine departments, and multiple boards and commissions
  • Knowledgeable in a wide range of municipal law issues including Missouri‚Äôs Sunshine Law, drafting ordinances and resolutions, contract negotiation and review, nuisance abatement, election law, and personnel issues
  • Prosecutes code violations in Municipal Court
  • Experienced litigator
  • Conducts administrative hearings for dangerous buildings and nuisance issues
  • Facilitates complex real estate transactions
  • Crafted policies and procedures at the Circuit Court and Municipal Court level
  • Coordinates the formation, implementation, and operation of Tax Increment Financing (TIF) projects and other economic development incentives

Professional Affiliations

The Missouri Bar

Missouri Municipal League

Missouri Municipal Attorneys Association

 

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