Blake Strode Handles Cases of Shooting, Drivers' 'Extortion'

A number of matters worked on by Skadden fellow Blake Strode ('15) have been featured by news outlets, including the St. Louis Post-Dispatch, which reported on Tyler Gebhard's shooting death by an off-duty police officer ("Messenger: Family of Tyler Gebhard Still Awaiting Answers in 20-Year-Old's Death," Dec. 1), and NBC News, which reported on a lawsuit charging towns with "extorting money" via traffic fines from poor black residents ("Lawsuit Charges 13 St. Louis Suburbs With 'Extorting' Black Drivers," Aug. 10).