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Practice areas


  1. Litigation: 50%
    1 year
  2. Class Action: 50%
    1 year



Contingent (30-40%), Free consultation (30 minutes)

Attorney endorsements

2 total 

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  • Justin Kent Summary

    Having worked with Chris on the other side of the table as opposing counsel, I can say he is very knowledgeable, comes to court fully prepared and if he's representing you you're in good shape.


    Justin Summary Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

  • Sean Patrick O'Hanlon

    I have had many courtroom experiences with Mr. Roberts over the past several years, and have consulted with him on several of my clients' legal matters. I know him to be a very knowledgeable attorney with a sharp analytical approach to case evaluation, and he is an excellent advocate in the courtroom. I would give Chris the highest professional endorsement for civil litigation, particularly for class actions.


    Sean O'Hanlon Contracts & Agreements Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact info

Butsch Roberts & Associates

231 S Bemiston Ave Ste 260
St. Louis, MO, 63105-1922


ILActive And Authorized To Practice Law201011/12/2015
KSAuthorized to practice law201010/12/2015
MOGood Standing, Active200901/08/2013
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Up and Coming LawyerMissouri Lawyers Weekly2013
Candler S. Rogers Writing AwardUniversity of Missouri - Kansas City School of Law2009
Association namePosition nameDuration
American Bar AssociationClass Action and Derivative Suits Committee2012 - Present
Bar Association of Metropolitan St. LouisSolo and Small Firm Practitioners Section2012 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
S v. K - St. Louis County Circuit CourtDefendant's verdict
Harbison et al. v. Pech, Hughes & McDonald et al.Settlement for Plaintiff Class - Total Settlement Value of Approximately $350,000
Lemay v. Rocket Lawyer, Inc.Settlement for Plaintiff Class - Total Settlement Value of Approximately $1,500,000
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Publication nameTitleDate
American Bar Association, Section of LitigationA Guide to Navigating CAFA's Home-State Exception2013
American Bar Association, Litigation SectionClass Actions 101: Surviving a Rule 12 Motion to Dismiss2013
University of Missouri at Kansas City Law ReviewCan I Still Google My Yahoo? Reframing the Net Neutrality Debate – Why Legislation Actually Means Deregulation2009
University of Missouri at Kansas City Law ReviewIs MySpace Their Space?: Protecting Student Cyberspeech in a Post-Morse v. Frederick World2008
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Missouri - Kansas City School of LawN/AJuris Doctor2009
University of KansasPolitical Science and Communication StudiesBachelor of General Studies2006
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Missouri Bar, Solo and Small Firm ConferenceYou Have Class! How to Identify Potential Class Actions In Your Everyday Practice2014
Slow Food St. LouisMaking Sense of Food Labels2013
Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis, Solo & Small Firm Practitioners SectionThe Fundamentals of Class Action Litigation - Identifying Potential Cases2013