Bush & Patchett is a law firm in Columbia that concentrates in civil litigation, real estate, construction, business, tax, and estate matters. The attorneys help individuals and organizations resolve legal issues on boundaries and easements, mechanic's liens, mergers and acquisitions, family business succession, ownership transfers, business dissolution, and similar matters. The attorneys also represent clients in breach of contract cases, and in disputes between landlord and tenant, builder and homeowner, or business member and associate. The founding partners both received their JD from the University of Missouri, and they are licensed real estate brokers. The firm also engages in estate planning, and it handles trusts, wills, beneficiary deeds, beneficial assignments, and durable powers of attorney.