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Henry Paul Elster

Henry Paul Elster

Practice areas:

Litigation, Business, Family, Probate, Estate Planning

About Me

The Elster Law Office, LLC practices in a wide-range of civil practice areas in several counties throughout Missouri.Call 314-283-8930 or e-mail for a free consultation.



Practice Areas

Licensed since 2010

  1. Litigation: 50%
  2. Business: 25%
  3. Probate: 10%
  4. Family: 10%
  5. Estate Planning: 5%



Free Consultation (30 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

9 total 

  • Michael S. Waddington

    I endorse Henry. He is a highly skilled attorney that is well respected in the legal community.


    Michael Waddington Military Law Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Aaron Aleksandr Farmer

    I endorse this lawyer. I often find myself discussing odd legal questions with Henry. He is a thoughtful and meticulous attorney. Everything you should be looking for in an attorney.


    Aaron Farmer Landlord & Tenant Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community



MOGood Standing, Active201010/29/2010

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Dean's ListSaint Louis UniversityN/A
Magna Cum LaudeSaint Louis UniversityN/A
Saint Louis UniversityDagen Public Interest Law FellowshipN/A
AdmissionUnited States District Court for Eastern MissouriN/A
AdmissionUnited States Eighth Circuit Court of AppealsN/A

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
Owner & AttorneyThe Elster Law Office2010 - Present


Association NamePosition NameDuration
Clayton Chamber of CommerceMember2011 - 2012
Missouri Athletic ClubMember2011 - 2012
Habitat for Humanity -- Young FriendsCo-chair2011 - 2012
American Bar AssociationMember2010 - Present
Bar Association of Metropolitan St. LouisMember2010 - 2011
Missouri BarBar Member2010 - Present
Federalist SocietyMember2007 - 2010

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
State v. GProsecutorial Dismissal (nolle prosequi)
C P v. J BGrant of Motion for Contempt & Sole Legal & Sole Physical Custody with supervised visitation.
In the Interest of T.F.; In the Interest of T.A.Sustain of Motions to Terminate Guardianship

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Publication NameTitleDate
Missouri Bar CLE DeskbookMissouri Tort Law, Malicious Prosecution and False Imprisonment2015


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Saint Louis University School of LawLawJD - Juris DoctorN/A
Saint Louis UniversityEnglishBachelor of ArtsN/A
DeSmet Jesuit High SchoolN/AN/AN/A

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Continuing Legal Education: Litigating Easements & Restrictive CovenantsEasement Litigation, Agreements2015
Continuing Legal Education re: Estate PlanningWills, Trusts, Probate2015
Senior Living STLProbate & Estate Planning2012
RadioProbate, Estate Planning, & Family Law2012
Jaco ReportAffordable Care Act & The First Amendment2012
Jaco ReportConstitutional War Powers2012
HUMN 445: Business EthicsBusiness Ethics2011
GM 520: International Corporate & Business LawCorporate & Business Law2011