101 South Hanley, Suite 1280 Clayton, MO 63105
314.283.8930

Practice Areas

Business & Corporate Administration, Compliance

  • Limited Liability Companies: organization, administration, due diligence, governance
  • Corporations: incorporation, administration, due diligence, governance
  • Partnerships: General Partnerships & Limited Liability Partnerships
  • Sole Proprietorship
  • Professional Corporations: incorporation, administration, due diligence, governance
  • Breach of Contract, Breach of Lease
  • Non-disclosure Agreements (NDA)
  • Trade Secrets & Confidential Information
  • Restrictive covenants: non-competition contracts, confidentiality agreement, non-solicitation agreements
  • Merchant Disputes (UCC)
  • Shareholder Disputes, Derivative Shareholder lawsuits, Involuntary Corporate Dissolution
  • Director-officer Disputes, Fiduciary Litigation
  • Due Diligence & compliance
  • Document Review & Preparation

Probate, Trust, Will & Estate Litigation

  • Trust litigation: breach of trust, breach of fiduciary duty, trustee removal, accounting claims, reformation/modification of trusts, trust contests (fraud, duress, lack of capacity, undue influence), letters of instruction, 
  • Will contests: personal representative litigation, breach of fiduciary duty, personal representative removal, accounting claims, will contests (fraud, duress, lack of capacity, undue influence)
  • Guardianships
  • Conservatorships
  • Power of Attorney litigation
  • Discovery of Assets claims
  • Breach of Trust, Breach of Fiduciary Duty
  • Trustee Removal
  • Personal Representative Removal
  • Modifications of Irrevocable Trusts
  • Fraud under the Probate Code
  • Tortious Interference with Inheritance

Estate Planning & Administration

  • Trusts (revocable/irrevocable), Family Trusts, Living Trusts, Testamentary Trusts
  • Last Wills & Testaments
  • Living Wills/advance healthcare directives
  • Financial & Healthcare Power of Attorneys
  • Guardianships
  • Conservatorships
  • Beneficiary Deeds
  • Transfer on Death & Power of Death instruments

Family & Domestic Law

  • Dissolution of Marriage/Divorce, Property Division
  • Paternity and Declaration of Parent-Child relationship
  • Child Custody & Child support
  • Motions to Modify Child Custody, Child Support, & Maintenance/Spousal Support
  • Division of Family Services (DFS) Disputes
  • Qualified Domestic Relations Orders (QDRO)
  • Motions Pendente Lite for Temporary Child custody, Child support
  • Orders of Protection: Ex Parte Orders of Protection and Full Orders of Protection
  • Grandparent Visitation Requests
  • Temporary Restraining Orders

Real Estate & General Civil Litigation

  • Deeds: General warranty, Special warranty, Quitclaim, Deeds of Trust, Mortgages, Assignments
  • Deed Reformation & Interpretation
  • Wrongful Foreclosure
  • Quiet Title proceedings, Title Disputes, Slander of Title, Declaratory Judgments
  • Easements: Easements Appurtenant, Easements in Gross, Easement Deeds
  • Zoning Disputes
  • Adverse Possession
  • Eminent Domain and Inverse Condemnation
  • Neighborhood Indentures and Restrictive Covenants
  • Real Estate Contracts, Closings, & Purchases
  • Civil defense & Civil Prosecution/Plaintiff
  • Invasion of Privacy Claims: Intrusion upon Seclusion, False Light, Publication of Private Facts
  • Abuse of Process & Malicious Prosecutions
  • Motions to Quash/Modify Subpoenas
  • Defamation: Slander, Libel
  • Preliminary Injunctions, Permanent Injunctions
  • Appeals