Mapaville, Missouri Business Lawyers

Brent C. Claricoates
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Missouri Business Law Attorney

University of Iowa College of LawIllinois and Missouri
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Douglas J. Cleveland
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Missouri Business Law Attorney

I am a dedicated and diligent Attorney at Klar, Izsak & Stenger L.L.C. I represent clients in a broad range of legal areas. My practice includes Personal Injury, Workers Compensation, General Business Law, Commercial... Read More »
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Brian D. Klar
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I am an experienced business law attorney. I am dedicated to a high level of service emphasizing communication, compassion, and results! Visit my website for information. Call for a free and confidential consultation. Read More »
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Allison F. Stenger
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Free Consultation! Business Law Representation with Experience and Expertise!

I am dedicated to communication, service and results for those with business law issues or disputes. I will zealously advocate for your interests! Visit my website for more information or call for a free consultation. Read More »
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Mr. Sean Matthew Flaherty
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Hillsboro, MO Business Law Attorney with 18 years experience
(636) 797-2601 301 Main Street
Hillsboro, MO 63050
Free ConsultationBusiness, Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury and Workers' Comp
Saint Louis University School of Law
I grew up in St. Louis, Missouri and graduated from the Academy of Math and Science High School in 1990. I then served a term of enlistment in the United States Air Force as an Electronic Warfare Technician. Upon returning to the St. Louis Metropolitan area I completed my undergraduate studies and obtained a Bachelor of Science in Political Science, Magna Cum Laude, from the University of Missouri St. Louis in 1998. I then attended St. Louis University School of Law, and graduated in 2001. During Law School, I was a member of the National Moot Court Team for St. Louis...
Derrick Ray Good
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Hillsboro, MO Business Law Lawyer
(636) 789-2601 1 Thurman Court
301 Main Street
Hillsboro, MO 63050
Business, Arbitration & Mediation, Collections and Divorce
Floyd T Norrick
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Hillsboro, MO Business Law Attorney with 38 years experience
(636) 789-2601 P.O. Box 800
301 Main Str
Hillsboro, MO 63050
Business, Appeals, Collections and Construction
University of Missouri - Columbia
Mr. Norrick was raised in Eureka, Missouri,graduated from Eureka High School in 1975,attended Columbia College, Columbia, Missouri where he majored in history and government, and graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in 1979. Mr. Norrick then attended and graduated from the University of Missouri - Columbia School of Law in 1982, the same year he was admitted to the Missouri Bar Association. While a law student Mr. Norrick was a member of the editorial staff of the Missouri Law Review in 1980-82. Mr. Norrick was a member of the Order of the Coif, which is restricted to...
Colby Smith-Hynes
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Hillsboro, MO Business Law Attorney with 19 years experience
(636) 797-4343 10639 Business Hwy 21
Hillsboro, MO 63050
Business, Criminal, Divorce and Family
University of Missouri - Kansas City
Mr. David C Mangan
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Hillsboro, MO Business Law Lawyer
(636) 789-2601 301 Main Street
P.O. Box 800
Hillsboro, MO 63050
Business, Bankruptcy, Divorce and Family
David Mangan grew up in Festus, Missouri and attended Festus R-6 High School, during which he participated in the Missouri Scholar's Academy, Missouri Boys' State, and the National Youth Leadership Forum on Medicine. He graduated from Festus in 2000 with a college preparatory degree. David then attended St. Louis University, where he majored in political science with a minor in theology and graduated summa cum laude with a Bachelor of Arts degree in 2004. While at St. Louis University, David was active in the pep band, played intramural sports, and worked at the St. Louis Symphony Orchestra. David...
Danielle Johnson
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Festus, MO Business Law Attorney
(314) 974-4772 1026 Maple Ridge Road
Festus, MO 63028
Business, Construction, Municipal and Real Estate
Jalesia F McQueen Gadberry
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St. Louis, MO Business Law Lawyer with 16 years experience
(314) 238-1368 10805 Sunset Office Dr
Suite 300
St. Louis, MO 63127
Free ConsultationBusiness, Antitrust, Consumer and Employment
Southern Illinois University School of Law
Jalesia F. McQueen Gadberry (Jasha) is owner and attorney of the St. Louis-based law firm, McQueen Gadberry LLC. Her practice areas focus on general corporate law, immigration and international law. Jasha advises small to mid-sized companies, "start-up" entities, entrepreneurs, foreign entrepreneurs, entertainers, immigrants, nonimmigrants and employers of immigrants and nonimmigrants. Owning McQueen Gadberry LLC allows Jasha to bring high-quality service to clients while establishing unique relationships where she is able to provide full commitment and offer flexible arrangements. You are invited to contact Jasha. jalesia@mcqueengadberry.com or by phone 314-238-1368
Gregory J. Hickel
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Saint Louis, MO Business Law Lawyer with 21 years experience
(618) 281-3133 12300 Old Tesson Road
Suite 400-G
Saint Louis, MO 63128-2247
Business, Estate Planning and Real Estate
De Soto, MO Business Law Attorney with 25 years experience
(636) 337-8000 212 S Main St
De Soto, MO 63020
Business, Criminal, Divorce and Family
Mehlville, MO Business Law Lawyer with 35 years experience
(314) 846-8418 103 S County Center Way
Mehlville, MO 63129
Business, Arbitration & Mediation, Criminal and International
Michael H. Izsak
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I am a skilled, knowledgeable, and successful business law attorney. I will work to attain the best possible outcomes in your business law matters! Visit my website for more information or call for a free consultation. Read More »
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John C. Burns
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Missouri Business Law Attorney

Experienced Attorney with a demonstrated history of working in tort and contract litigation at the State and Federal levels. Skilled in Legal Research, Personal Injury Law, Employment Law, Workers Compensation, Media... Read More »
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Fenton, MO Business Law Attorney with 46 years experience
(314) 727-1800 904 Windgate Ct
Fenton, MO 63026
Business, Estate Planning and Real Estate
Eureka, MO Business Law Attorney with 61 years experience
(314) 889-7131 150 W 4th St
Eureka, MO 63025
Business, Arbitration & Mediation, Employment and Estate Planning
Eureka, MO Business Law Attorney with 37 years experience
(636) 938-7600 925 W 5th St
Eureka, MO 63025
Business, Criminal, Divorce and Family
Eric Kendall Banks
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St. Louis, MO Business Law Lawyer with 39 years experience
(314) 583-7075 308 North 21st Street, Suite 401
St. Louis, MO 63103
Free ConsultationBusiness, Employment and Estate Planning
University of Missouri - Columbia
Member of a national trial team that defended one of our nation's largest financial institutions in a $253 million dollar class action. Received national publicity while representing the wife of the Mayor of Kansas City, Gloria Squitiro, in the famous "Mammy-gate" lawsuit. First chaired approximately 75 jury trials in federal and state courts (has only lost one jury trial where he was the first chair in over 20 years); Admitted to practice before the U.S. Supreme Court, U.S. Tax Court, U.S. Court of Federal Claims, Courts of Appeals for the 7th, 8th and 10th Circuits; U.S. District Court of Kansas;...
Wyatt Wright
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St. Louis, MO Business Law Lawyer with 17 years experience
(800) 237-3334 415 South 18th St., Ste. 102
St. Louis, MO 63103
Free ConsultationBusiness, Insurance Claims, Personal Injury and Products Liability
St. Mary's University School of Law
Wyatt Wright handles trucking and auto accident cases and other consumer related matters. Mr. Wright is licensed to practice law in eleven states (Arizona, Illinois, Kansas, Kentucky, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Texas, Washington and Wyoming) plus the District of Columbia. Mr. Wright has been named as a Top 100 Trial Lawyer by the National Trial Lawyers Association and is a life member of both the Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum and the Million Dollar Advocates Forum. Mr. Wright also serves as a leader in providing legal services to pro bono programs, such as the American Bar Association’s Military...
Drey Cooley
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St. Louis, MO Business Law Lawyer with 14 years experience
(314) 505-5486 8182 Maryland Ave, 15th Floor
St. Louis, MO 63105
Free ConsultationBusiness, Communications, IP and Trademarks
University of Michigan Law School
I am a Shareholder and Assistant General Counsel at Capes Sokol in St. Louis, Missouri. I am a corporate, intellectual property and litigation attorney, counseling and assisting business and individuals in a wide-variety of litigation, business/transactional, commercial real estate, employment, risk management, governance and intellectual property matters.

My business litigation practice largely consists of representing clients in commercial, fiduciary, trust, real estate and construction litigation (including mechanic's liens) in state and federal trial and appellate courts.

In my intellectual property practice, I assist businesses in the protection of their brands and intellectual property portfolios through trademark and copyright infringement litigation,...
John C. Burns
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St. Louis, MO Business Law Attorney with 7 years experience
(314) 863-1117 1505 S Big Bend Blvd
St. Louis, MO 63117
Business, Criminal, Personal Injury and Traffic Tickets
Saint Louis University
Experienced Attorney with a demonstrated history of working in tort and contract litigation at the State and Federal levels. Skilled in Legal Research, Personal Injury Law, Employment Law, Workers Compensation, Media Relations, Journalism, and Civil Rights Law. Graduated from Saint Louis University School of Law.
Ronald J. Eisenberg
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(636) 733-6647 640 Cepi Dr., Ste. A
Chesterfield, MO 63005
Chesterfield, MO Business Law Lawyer with 20 years experience
Business, Collections, Consumer and IP
Saint Louis University School of Law
I have represented hundred of parties, both plaintiffs and defendants, in lawsuits in state and federal courts. My favorite cases are class actions under the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) targeting senders of annoying and illegal junk faxes, robocalls, and text messages. I have litigated more than 150 class action lawsuits and been appointed as Class Counsel multiple times in federal and state courts. Class actions are great way to level the playing field between consumers and large corporations.

Outside of my law practice, I am an avid marathon runner, having completed more than 50 marathons, including running...
Brian D. Klar
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St. Louis, MO Business Law Lawyer with 34 years experience
(314) 863-1117 1505 S Big Bend Blvd
St. Louis, MO 63117
Business, Estate Planning, Personal Injury and Workers' Comp
Washington University School of Law
All aspects of business representation, inclusive of business formation, intra-company agreements (including shareholder agreements, buy-sell agreements, etc), agreements with employees and independent contractors, vendor agreements, third party agreements, leases, purchases and sales of business assets and business termination.

All aspects of estate planning, including wills, trusts, family limited partnerships and powers of attorney.

All aspects of entertainment law, inclusive of television, music and other media forms involving artist representation, production, licensing and merchandising.

All aspects of spirit production, branding, distribution and marketing.

Representation of injured parties in all types of personal injury and work related actions.

All aspects of business litigation.
Derek Haake
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Lake Saint Louis, MO Business Law Attorney with 8 years experience
(636) 385-5024 212 Centre on the Lk
Lake Saint Louis, MO 63367
Free ConsultationBusiness, Criminal, Employment and Traffic Tickets
University of Akron
My reason to become an attorney was simple - I wanted to help people navigate the legal system, whether it was in business or the criminal justice system. I was (and still am) an entrepreneur before I became an attorney, and I have been a part of over a half dozen startups, both large and small. These experiences gave me a wealth of real-world experiences that I bring to my practice. I am also passionate about the criminal justice system, and many of the common issues surrounding the system, and want to help my clients go through this process with...
David S. Schleiffarth
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Webster Groves, MO Business Law Lawyer
(314) 448-0527 75 W Lockwood Ave #200
Webster Groves, MO 63119
Free ConsultationBusiness, Arbitration & Mediation and Estate Planning
Saint Louis University School of Law
David S. Schleiffarth is an attorney & mediator serving St. Louis County and the greater St. Louis metro area.

Areas of specialization include: estate planning, business law, and dispute resolution.
Michael J. Sudekum
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St Louis, MO Business Law Lawyer with 20 years experience
(877) 463-8998 1108 Olive St
5th Floor
St Louis, MO 63101
Free ConsultationBusiness, Medical Malpractice, Nursing Home and Personal Injury
University of Missouri - Columbia
Michael Sudekum is a personal injury, workers compensation and business litigation attorney in St. Louis, Missouri. He represents victims of personal and economic injury in Missouri and Illinois. Together with his firm, Mandel & Mandel, LLP, Mike's efforts are directed at collecting just compensation for individuals, families and businesses. The vast majority of these cases are handled on a contingency fee basis.

Mike is a graduate of the University of Missouri – Columbia School of Law and Saint Louis University. He is a member of the Board of Governors of the Missouri Association of Trial Attorneys, a member of the American...
Ms. Nancy Quackenbush
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Chesterfield, MO Business Law Lawyer with 40 years experience
(314) 448-4294 13321 North Outer Forty Road
Chesterfield, MO 63017
Business, Appeals, Consumer and Stockbroker Fraud
Saint Louis University
I am a sole proprietor with "big firm" experience. I meet with my clients by appointment only. Please be advised that the choice of a lawyer is an important decision and should not be based solely upon advertisements. Receipt of e-mails and telephone calls from prospective clients does not create a lawyer/client relationship. I am retained when we have each signed my fee agreement.
Nicholas Chlebowski
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Pacific, MO Business Law Attorney with 13 years experience
P.O. Box 630
Pacific, MO 63069
Free ConsultationBusiness, Construction, Estate Planning and Family
Drake University Law School
I am a general practice solo attorney specializing in listening to my clients and crafting legal remedies to fit their needs.
Sherry A. Snyder
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Chesterfield, MO Business Law Lawyer with 27 years experience
(636) 489-4404 16401 Swingley Ridge Road
Suite 110
Chesterfield, MO 63017
Business, Elder and Estate Planning
Washington University School of Law
I limit my practice to estate planning, special needs & disability planning, elder law, probate & trust administration, estate & gift tax planning, business succession planning, and general corporate work.
Brent E. Labovitz
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St. Louis, MO Business Law Lawyer with 11 years experience
(314) 684-8285 7700 Bonhomme Avenue
Suite 350
St. Louis, MO 63105
Free ConsultationBusiness, Criminal, DWI and Juvenile
Chicago-Kent College of Law, Illinois Institute of Technology
Mr. Labovitz attended law school at Chicago-Kent College of Law in Chicago, Illinois. After law school Mr. Labovitz was employed with a respected Chicago criminal defense firm. While employed at this firm he worked closely with several very experienced criminal defense attorneys. He gained valuable experience and exposure while running docket calls and second chairing trials in Chicago's criminal courtrooms. After leaving the criminal defense firm in Chicago Mr. Labovitz decided to come back to his home state of Missouri and work for the Missouri Public Defender's office. While employed as a public defender he...
Michael H. Izsak
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St. Louis, MO Business Law Attorney with 34 years experience
(314) 863-1117 1505 S Big Bend Blvd
St. Louis, MO 63117
Business, Construction, Landlord Tenant and Medical Malpractice
Washington University School of Law
Specialties: Personal Injury, Wrongful Death, Workers Compensation, General Negligence, Medical Malpractice, Business and Commercial Litigation, Fraud, Breach of Contract, Construction Law, Real Estate, Landlord and Tenant matters, Lease negotiation and enforcement, Stock Broker Negligence and Fraud /FINRA Arbitration Franchise and Trademark enforcement, Employee Non-compete and Trade Secret disputes, General Business Counsel.
Emilie Eschbacher
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Clayton, MO Business Law Lawyer with 5 years experience
(314) 613-2839 7701 Forsyth Blvd.
Ste. 500
Clayton, MO 63105
Business, Estate Planning, Real Estate and Tax
Washington University School of Law and Saint Louis University School of Law
My practice focuses on general business law, health care law, taxation, estate planning and real estate. I have experience in representing financial institutions in legal and compliance matters. I also advise clients on legal, tax and compliance issues on transactional matters such as mergers and acquisitions, licensing, restructurings, change of ownership issues and compliance with the Affordable Care Act, HIPAA and HITECH. In the area of real estate, I assist clients with the acquisition, sale, and leasing of residential and commercial real estate.
Irene Costas
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Clayton, MO Business Law Attorney with 11 years experience
(314) 310-0144 200 South Hanley Road
Suite 208
Clayton, MO 63105
Free ConsultationBusiness, Estate Planning, Family and Probate
Saint Louis University School of Law
Ms. Costas focuses her practice on matters concerning commercial, complex litigation and general civil trial matters. She provides focused legal services to clients facing civil matters including: family law, personal injury, probate, and landlord/tenant matters. Prior to entering law school, Ms. Costas worked at Washington University’s School of Medicine Clinical Outcomes Research Office where she devoted her time to studying the impact of co-morbidity on cancer survival.
Casey Coats
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St. Louis, MO Business Law Lawyer
(314) 644-7102 2601 South Hanley
St. Louis, MO 63144
Free ConsultationBusiness, Criminal, DWI and Estate Planning
Casey Coats is an experienced lawyer with years of experienced and thousands of satisfied clients. Casey Coats has been a licensed Missouri attorney since 2002 with legal field experience since 1999 and a family background in law. St. Louis attorney Casey Coats is a native of St. Louis, Missouri, a graduate of Mizzou Law School, Mizzou Undergraduate with honors Cum Laude, and Nerinx Hall High School.
David K. Adam
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Clayton, MO Business Law Lawyer
(888) 445-2353 8000 Maryland Avenue
Clayton, MO 63105
Business, Divorce, Estate Planning and Tax
Saint Louis University School of Law
David represents corporate and individual clients in a wide range of matters such as contracts, leases, employee disputes, business purchases and sales, corporate litigation, insurance, family law/divorce and related litigation. He has helped companies achieve benefits via appeals related to property and manufacturer taxes, sales/use and excise taxes along with consultation regarding registration and license matters. David can also defend against challenges initiated by State, Local and Federal tax departments in tax compliance controversies. He has served in corporate roles including those of Accounting Controller, Business Owner, Chief Financial Officer, and State and Local Tax Consultant. As...
Steven William Neimeyer
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St. Louis, MO Business Law Lawyer with 23 years experience
(314) 727-7100 8011 Clayton Road
Suite 207
St. Louis, MO 63117
Free ConsultationBusiness, Family, Social Security Disability and Workers' Comp
Washington University School of Law
I have been practicing law since 1996. I have owned and operated my own Firm since 1998. I have practiced primarily in the area of family law (divorce, child custody/support, contempt, adoptions, guardianships and juvenile). I have expanded my practice to include Social Security Disability, Workers Compensation and Veterans Benefits. For the past 16 years I have also been retained by the St. Louis County Juvenile Courts to represent children in cases involving abuse and neglect. While practicing law I have also worked in the Fire Service for 13 years. In doing so,...
Christopher B. Bent
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St. Louis, MO Business Law Attorney with 21 years experience
(314) 551-0898 2200 West Port Plaza Drive
Suite 306
St. Louis, MO 63146
Business, Administrative, Employment and Real Estate
Saint Louis University School of Law
Christopher Bent is the managing member of the law offices of Christopher Bent, LLC in St. Louis, Missouri. He is dedicated to enforcing and protecting the rights of business owners, Municipalities and individuals in matters involving labor and employment; contract law; business and real estate transactions. Mr. Bent has 18 years of experienced handling traditional labor law, employment law and all aspects of litigation. He regularly represent employers and individuals before state and federal administrative agencies, including the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC); Missouri Commission on Human Rights (MCHR). He has successfully represented municipalities in ongoing labor disputes alleging...
Douglas J. Cleveland
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St. Louis, MO Business Law Attorney with 6 years experience
(314) 863-1117 1505 S Big Bend Blvd
St. Louis, MO 63117
Business, Criminal and Personal Injury
Saint Louis University School of Law
I am a dedicated and diligent Attorney at Klar, Izsak & Stenger L.L.C. I represent clients in a broad range of legal areas. My practice includes Personal Injury, Workers Compensation, General Business Law, Commercial Litigation, Criminal Defense, Entertainment Law, Event Marketing, and Brand Development matters. I am committed to providing outstanding service and advocacy for my clients' legal needs.

I earned my B.A. and J.D. from Saint Louis University. I have been practicing law in Missouri since 2014. I am also admitted to the Eastern District of Missouri. My professional memberships include The Missouri Bar, American Bar Association, and the Bar...
Robert Grant Pennell
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Clayton, MO Business Law Lawyer with 26 years experience
(314) 863-1555 225 South Meramec Avenue, Suite 512
Clayton, MO 63105
Business, Construction, Employment and Real Estate
Saint Louis University School of Law
Thomas J. Henderson
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St. Louis, MO Business Law Attorney with 14 years experience
(314) 266-4400 7750 Clayton Rd. Suite 102
St. Louis, MO 63117
Free ConsultationBusiness, Consumer, Criminal and Divorce
Saint Louis University School of Law
Mr. Henderson focuses his practice in the areas of personal injury, family law, criminal defense, and driving while intoxicated cases. He practices regularly in courts in St. Louis and the surrounding counties and also handles appeals.
Marc Jacob
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St. Louis, MO Business Law Lawyer with 17 years experience
(314) 862-2237 141 N. Meramec, Suite 201
St. Louis, MO 63105
Business and Real Estate
Cornell University
Marc's primary practice areas are real estate transactions, business formation and contract negotiations and drafting. Marc has experience in a variety of real estate and other business transactions from the perspectives of the attorney, the investor, the business owner and the developer, uniquely positioning him to help clients achieve their goals.
Bruce A Morrison
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Saint Louis, MO Business Law Lawyer with 31 years experience
(314) 800-0180 319 North Fourth Street
Suite 800
Saint Louis, MO 63102
Business, Administrative, Energy and Environmental
Washington University School of Law
Bruce A. Morrison is past chair of the Missouri Department of Natural Resources' Small Business Compliance Advisory Committee and a former Region 7 Representative to US EPA's Small Business National Compliance Advisory Panel. He is recognized for environmental litigation in Best Lawyers in America and in Missouri & Kansas Super Lawyers.
Kevin J. Dolley
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St. Louis, MO Business Law Attorney
(314) 645-4100 2726 South Brentwood Blvd.
St. Louis, MO 63144
Business and Employment
Saint Louis University School of Law
Allison F. Stenger
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St. Louis, MO Business Law Lawyer with 8 years experience
(314) 863-1117 1505 S Big Bend Blvd
St. Louis, MO 63117
Business, Criminal, Landlord Tenant and Personal Injury
Saint Louis University School of Law
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