Maryland Heights, Missouri Business Lawyers

Brian D. Klar
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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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Allison F. Stenger
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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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Brent C. Claricoates
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Missouri Business Law Attorney

University of Iowa College of LawIllinois and Missouri
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Raymond F. Chandler
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St. Charles, MO Business Law Attorney with 14 years experience
(636) 498-9441 26 Portwest Court
St. Charles, MO 63303
Free ConsultationBusiness, Elder, Estate Planning and Probate
Saint Louis University School of Law
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Christopher B. Bent
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St. Louis, MO Business Law Attorney with 20 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...
Mr. Sean Tierney
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St. Charles, MO Business Law Lawyer with 11 years experience
912 Jefferson Street
St. Charles, MO 63301
Free ConsultationBusiness, Criminal, DWI and Family
Sean Tierney is an experienced civil litigation and criminal defense attorney. Prior to co-founding Schoeneberg Tierney, LC, Sean was a founding member of the highly successful bankruptcy and consumer protection firm, Tierney & Westerfeld, LC. On joining Schoeneberg Tierney, Sean said, “I’ve always wanted the opportunity to devote 100% of my practice to litigation. When Wayne approached me with his vision for a full service trial practice, I knew he was on to something, and I knew the time was right.” Schoeneberg Tierney, LC was formed a short time later. “I love what I do. My clients trust...
Blaine Dickeson
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St. Louis, MO Business Law Attorney with 14 years experience
12140 Woodcrest Executive Dr.
Ste 210
St. Louis, MO 63141
Business and Personal Injury
University of Missouri - Kansas City
Shawn Joseph Estep
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ST. LOUIS, MO Business Law Attorney with 23 years experience
(636) 233-2017 2 CITYPLACE DRIVE 2ND FLOOR
ST. LOUIS, MO 63141
Business, Elder, Estate Planning and Probate
Saint Louis University
Bryon E. Hale
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St. Charles, MO Business Law Attorney with 7 years experience
(636) 949-2120 211 North Third Street
St. Charles, MO 63301
Business, Bankruptcy, Construction and Real Estate
Saint Louis University School of Law
Scott Stork
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Saint Charles, MO Business Law Lawyer
26 Portwest Court
Saint Charles, MO 63303
Business, Elder, Estate Planning and Probate
Irene Costas
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Clayton, MO Business Law Attorney with 11 years experience
(314) 899-9378 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.
Ms. Sarah Wright Rubenstein
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St. Louis, MO Business Law Attorney with 21 years experience
(314) 878-5600 555 Maryville University Drive
Suite 240
St. Louis, MO 63141
Business and Environmental
The University of Chicago Law School
I have maintained a general civil litigation practice in the metropolitan St. Louis area for more than eighteen years. I have experience in state and federal court, representing both plaintiffs and defendants. The majority of my practice involves representing businesses, but I also occasionally assist individuals as well. I have handled case across a wide spectrum of practice areas, and have a subspecialty in environmental litigation. I traditionally bill on an hourly basis, but am open to alternative billing arrangements.
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.
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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Douglas J. Cleveland
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Missouri Business Law Attorney

Saint Louis University School of LawMissouri and U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Missouri
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Drey Cooley
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St. Louis, MO Business Law Lawyer with 13 years experience
(314) 505-5486 7701 Forsyth Blvd., 12th 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,...
Stephen G Jeffery
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Chesterfield, MO Business Law Lawyer with 38 years experience
(855) 915-9500 400 Chesterfield Center
Suite 400
Chesterfield, MO 63017
Business, Administrative and Environmental
University of Missouri - Columbia
After having been a partner at a top-tier St. Louis law firm for 15 years, Steve Jeffery opened the Jeffery Law Group, LLC. The mission of the Jeffery Law Group, LLC is to provide Clients with the outstanding level of legal services expected from a large law firm, but at more competitive rates in order to add enhanced value to the Client's bottom line. Steve was named the 2014 "Environmental Lawyer of the Year" in St. Louis by US Media Group and "Best Lawyers in America." He is listed in "Chambers USA, "Best Lawyers in America"...
Emilie Eschbacher
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Clayton, MO Business Law Lawyer with 4 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.
Brent E. Labovitz
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St. Louis, MO Business Law Lawyer with 10 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...
Ms. Nancy Quackenbush
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Chesterfield, MO Business Law Lawyer with 39 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.
Timothy Belz
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Saint Louis, MO Business Law Lawyer with 43 years experience
(314) 726-2800 112 S. Hanley Road
Suite 200
Saint Louis, MO 63105
Business, Appeals and Civil Rights
University of Iowa
Tim Belz has been in private practice in St. Louis, Missouri since 1982. He has handled dozens of cases concentrating on the civil liberties of individuals and organizations, particularly first amendment rights of free speech, religious freedom and association, and parental rights. He has also handled numerous business litigation matters. He has practiced in many state and federal courts, including the United States Supreme Court.

Mr. Belz is a 1976 graduate, with high honors, of the University of Iowa Law School, where he graduated Order of the Coif, an honor open to those in the top ten percent of their class....
Steven William Neimeyer
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St. Louis, MO Business Law Lawyer with 22 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,...
Thomas J. Henderson
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St. Louis, MO Business Law Attorney with 13 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.
Mallory Fisk
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St. Louis, MO Business Law Lawyer
(314) 872-0359 8909 Ladue Road
St. Louis, MO 63124
Free ConsultationBusiness, Cannabis Law, IP and Securities
Saint Louis University School of Law
Gregory Kessler
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Clayton, MO Business Law Lawyer with 46 years experience
(314) 725-8000 231 S Bemiston Ave
Clayton, MO 63105
Business, Criminal, DWI and Divorce
Washington University School of Law
Todd Stanton
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St. Louis, MO Business Law Attorney with 18 years experience
(314) 526-2115 9450 Manchester Road
Suite 20
St. Louis, MO 63119
Business and Products Liability
University of Missouri - Columbia
Civil litigation attorney licensed in Missouri, Illinois and Iowa with a practice focused on transportation and trucking, products liability defense, general and business litigation, and insurance coverage matters. Specialties: Products Liability, Transportation Law, Consumer Products and Warranty Litigation, Drug and Medical Device Litigation, Environmental Law and Insurance Coverage.
Dennis J.M. Donahue III
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St Louis, MO Business Law Attorney with 23 years experience
(314) 995-3977 9648 Olive Blvd., #226
St Louis, MO 63132
Free ConsultationBusiness, IP and Patents
Dennis Donahue III is an experienced, highly effective intellectual property attorney, manager, and business advisor, with expertise in all areas of intellectual property law both in corporate and private practice. Clients served include multi-billion dollar international retailer, aerospace manufacturing giant, aerospace subassembly supplier, secure communications start-up company and internet entrepreneurs. After more than a decade of large firm practice, Donahue says the formation of DD&A allows him to work more closely with smaller inventors and entrepreneurs who may not otherwise have a cost effective way to protect their ideas and grow in a tough economy. Donahue believes it's...
James Ochs
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Saint Louis, MO Business Law Attorney with 35 years experience
(314) 727-2111 149 N. Meramec Avenue
2nd Floor
Saint Louis, MO 63105
Business, Criminal, Family and Personal Injury
Saint Louis University School of Law
Attorney James C. Ochs has been representing injury victims since 1984. He has practiced law in Missouri, Illinois, and surrounding states and taken on more than 125 jury trials and 500 bench trials over the course of his career. As a St. Louis personal injury attorney, he provides representation for a wide range of legal matters, including car accidents, wrongful death, workers’ compensation, truck accidents, and more. In his more than 25 years of experience, he has secured positive verdicts and settlements for his clients time and time again. His firm has been given an AV® Rating from Martindale-Hubbell® and...
Sherry A. Snyder
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Chesterfield, MO Business Law Lawyer with 26 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.
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...
Richard Faulstich
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St. Louis, MO Business Law Lawyer with 30 years experience
(314) 283-7805 1034 S. Brentwood
Suite 1900
St. Louis, MO 63117
Free ConsultationBusiness, Personal Injury, Products Liability and Workers' Comp
If You Have Been Injured Because Of The Actions Of Another Person Or Company, Call For FREE To Find Out Why You Should Have Legal Representation If you or a family member has been seriously injured, as the result of someone else's negligence, it is advisable to seek legal counsel to file a Workers' Compensation or Personal Injury claim. For over 27 years I have been helping the “Little Guy” fight for fair compensation against large corporations and insurance companies with great success. I have personally handled over $30 million dollars worth of injury cases from start to finish. I...
Jason McKnight
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St. Louis, MO Business Law Attorney
(314) 526-2115 9450 Manchester Road
Suite 205
St. Louis, MO 63119
Business
University of Iowa
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
Richard D Worth
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St. Louis, MO Business Law Lawyer with 11 years experience
12555 Manchester Road
St. Louis, MO 63131
Business, Securities and Stockbroker Fraud
University of Missouri - Columbia
I received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics from Washington University in St. Louis, where I earned academic all-conference honors while playing varsity football. I received my law degree from the University of Missouri-Columbia, where I was inducted into the National Order of Scribes, recognizing five graduating law students who demonstrated the highest degree of professionalism and excellence in the area of legal writing. During law school, I served as a Lead Articles Editor for the Missouri Law Review and a teaching assistant for Legal Research and Writing and Advocacy and Research. I am licensed in both Missouri...
Robert Thomas Spalding
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Chesterfield, MO Business Law Lawyer with 26 years experience
(636) 532-6100 16020 Swingley Ridge
Suite 330
Chesterfield, MO 63017
Business, Arbitration & Mediation, Divorce and Estate Planning
James R. Stein
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SAINT PETERS, MO Business Law Lawyer with 32 years experience
(636) 441-1733 1258 JUNGERMANN RD.
SAINT PETERS, MO 63376-6940
Business, Elder, Estate Planning and Family
Saint Louis University School of Law
James S Cole
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St. Louis, MO Business Law Attorney with 40 years experience
(314) 961-0400 1401 S Brentwood Blvd, #550
St. Louis, MO 63144
Business and Bankruptcy
Harvard Law School
I have represented all the types of parties that can be involved in bankruptcy--creditors, debtors, family farmers in chapter 12, and creditors' committee in chapter 11. I was the first head of the Office of the U. S. Trustee in St. Louis (1988-93) and have served as a chapter 7 trustee from 2004 through the present. All the bankruptcy judges in Missouri, in both the Western and Eastern Districts, know my work and know me personally. My 30+ years of experience will serve any client well in bankruptcy matters.
Frank B. Curtis
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Clayton, MO Business Law Lawyer with 21 years experience
(314) 727-8677 222 S Central Ave
Suite 804
Clayton, MO 63105
Business, Divorce, Environmental and Tax
Saint Louis University School of Law
Ryan Alexander Keane
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Saint Louis, MO Business Law Attorney
(877) 333-8181 7777 Bonhomme Ave
Suite 1600
Saint Louis, MO 63105
Business, Personal Injury, Products Liability and Workers' Comp
Ryan has served as lead counsel in numerous high-profile class actions and has obtained millions of dollars in relief to thousands of class members. Ryan has tried cases in both state and federal court. He has also argued before the U.S. Court of Appeals (Eighth Circuit), and Missouri Court of Appeals (Western and Eastern Districts).

Ryan spearheaded several class actions challenging the constitutionality and validity of red light cameras throughout Missouri. As a result, Ryan obtained a number of significant appellate victories that invalidated the majority of red light camera ordinances in Missouri. In doing so, Ryan successfully persuaded the Court...
Ronald Wiesenthal
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Clayton, MO Business Law Attorney with 47 years experience
(314) 725-3344 165 N Meramec Ave
Clayton, MO 63105
Business and Arbitration & Mediation
Carl Helfrich
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Chesterfield, MO Business Law Attorney with 28 years experience
(314) 448-4277 13321 North Outer Forty Road
Suite 700
Chesterfield, MO 63017
Business, Estate Planning and Family
Howard Stern Smotkin
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St Louis, MO Business Law Attorney with 32 years experience
(314) 721-7011 7733 Forsyth Boulevard, Suite 500
St Louis, MO 63105
Business, Bankruptcy, Real Estate and Tax
Robert Wendell Paster
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Clayton, MO Business Law Lawyer with 28 years experience
(314) 862-3535 231 S. Bemiston Ave., Suite 910
Clayton, MO 63105
Business, Estate Planning, Probate and Tax
John Greider
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Clayton, MO Business Law Lawyer with 47 years experience
(314) 727-8910 8000 Bomhomme Ave.
Suite 207
Clayton, MO 63105
Business, Civil Rights, Divorce and Estate Planning
Joseph R. Soraghan
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St. Louis, MO Business Law Attorney
(314) 726-1000 7701 Forsyth Blvd.
Suite 800
St. Louis, MO 63105
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