Gray, Ritter & Graham partner Morry Cole was sworn in as 2017-2018 President of The Missouri Bar on September 14 in Kansas City. In the photo above, administering the oath of office is the Honorable Duane Benton, Judge on the U.S. 8th Circuit Court of Appeals. Morry clerked for Judge Benton while he was a member of the Missouri Supreme Court. With Morry is Morry’s close friend, attorney Rod Chapel of Jefferson City, a fellow member of the Board of Governors of The Missouri Bar. The choice of a lawyer is an important decision that should not be based solely on advertising.