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Steven Andrew Waterkotte

Steven Andrew Waterkotte

Practice areas:

Criminal Defense, Sex Crime

About Me

Steven Waterkotte is a Managing Partner and founding member of Henderson & Waterkotte, P.C. Mr. Waterkotte was born and raised in St. Louis. He graduated from Vianney High School and attended college at Webster University where he received a Bachelor of Arts degree in both English and Education. Mr. Waterkotte obtained his law degree from Oklahoma City University School of Law.

As a Managing Partner of Henderson & Waterkotte, P.C., Mr. Waterkotte focuses his practice exclusively on DWI and criminal cases. Mr. Waterkotte has successfully tried cases to a jury ranging from murder to misdemeanor offenses.


Practice Areas

Licensed since 2009

  1. Criminal Defense: 95%
    6 years
  2. Sex Crime: 5%


Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

2 total 

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    Steve Waterkotte is an excellent attorney and I unequivocally endorse him. We frequently refer and discuss cases. I have been particularly impressed with his tenacity, professionalism and exemplary results. If I were ever in personal need of a criminal defense attorney, I would not hesitate to hire Steve.


    Travis Grafe
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Brian Scott McChesney

    Mr. Waterkotte is an outstanding attorney. I've referred multiple clients to his firm when in matters outside my area of expertise. I've always been extremely happy with his results. He's honest, hard working and consistently delivers.


    Brian McChesney Personal Injury Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact Info

Henderson & Waterkotte, P.C.

7750 Clayton Rd Ste 209
Saint Louis, MO, 63117-1342



MOGood Standing, Active200901/08/2013

Professional Misconduct

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

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Legal Answers


Association NamePosition NameDuration
Missouri Association of Criminal Defense LawyersN/A2009 - Present
Missouri BarN/A2009 - Present

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
Murder 1st and ACAHung jury (10 not guilty, 2 guilty), MISTRIAL
Violation of a Protective OrderJury trial - NOT GUILTY
Domestic Assault 2nd DegreeDISMISSED following a preliminary hearing

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School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Oklahoma City University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2009
Webster UniversityEducation and EnglishBA - Bachelor of Arts2006