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Posted by James, a Child Custody client, Flag
In early 2009 I entered into a custody battle for my daughter. This was one of the hardest and most trying times of my life. I interview with several lawyers before choosing Mr. Stange. I believe it was one of the best decisions I have ever made.
Being an unmarried father, I had very little to no legal rights to my daughter at birth. Kirk immediately got a temporary custody order from the courts. During the entire process, Mr. Stange was available to answer all my question at any time; morning, nights, weekends. He explained everything in great detail and made sure I was confidant with all my choices.
After everything was over, I received a better custody plan than the “standard” plan and almost everything I could ask for.
If the need ever arises again in the future, I will not be hesitant to return to the Stange Law Firm to handle my family law matters.
Posted by Peter, a Speeding Ticket client, Flag
In the spring of 2001 I was a young man who was given a moving violation by the St. Louis County Police Department. I made a phone call to an equally young Kirk Stange. I didn't have much money which didn't seem to matter because Kirk contacted the powers that be, and I was able to pay much less than I would have without his representation. Plus I did not get any points against my license.
Posted by Eric, a Divorce client, Flag
From the first time I met Kirk, I could tell that he would have my best interest at heart. I told him I would be speaking with a couple more attorneys before choosing to represent me and he clearly stated how important it was to meet with a few people and decide who best can serve your needs. I could have stopped with him. From the beginning, Kirk and his staff, especially Jamie McGavic did nothing but keep me informed and my best interests at heart. That talked me down from the times I wanted to do or say something rather foolish and told me above all what I should and should not expect. I think that people go into divorce thinking that one person or the other is going to "rake in" the money or take the other person for everything. I was given the opportunity to understand my options and above all what I should realistically expect to happen. And that was exactly what did. Kirk does what you want a person to do in any other business practice; be upfront. I would rather pay a man to be honest than to pay someone to agree with me and get blindsided later on. Do yourself a favor. Choose to have someone who straight forward instead of fast forward. And if you think I am wrong. When it came time for trial, we had a number, that was the number I got. His and Jamie's answer? Settle,. You will get just about the same if it goes to trial. So for the one reviewer who said it was to get more money, if that was the case, why tell me its best to sign? Thank you Kirk and Jamie for all of your help and continued support. A satisfied single father
Posted by CHRIS, a Family client, Flag
Kirk represented me in a motion to modify case in 2008. He was extremely knowledgeable of the laws pertaining to my case, and how to use the law to my advantage. He kept me informed throughout the whole case, and always promptly returned my phone calls. Overall, I am extremely satisfied with the results he helped me to obtain. I would definitely recommend Stange Law Firm to anyone needing representation pertaining to family law.
Posted by Michael, a Divorce client, Flag
Shortly after working with Kirk and his staff, I felt that I was working with good friend's They helped me through my trying times. Thank you for your concerned efforts!
Posted by Luis, a Child Custody client, Flag
Kirk Stange is an excellent attorney. Going through such a difficult time as a child custody battle for my daughter, the last thing I wanted was an attorney that I couldn't trust or is not putting me on his priority list. Well, Kirk made me feel as if I was his only client, he was patient, and he explained to me everything that was going on very clearly. I was comfortable asking questions and requests. Being a single Father, I thought I was on the losing end no matter what. However, because of him and his firm, my case was settled with a better outcome than I even thought possible. And not only him, but his entire firm was great. The Stange Law firm are the ones you want in your corner at a time like this.
Posted by Linda, a Child Custody client, Flag
Kirk and his company assisted me in a very difficult, complicated court proceeding that has taken over two years. He has demonstrated to me that he is an honest, extremely smart, trustworthy, caring, and professional attorney over a long period of time. His stellar performance and good character in and out of the courtroom have impressed me so much that I would recommend him to anyone who has high standards for their attorney.
Posted by Rick, a Divorce client, Flag
Kirk did a great job handling my case. With many delays and pitfalls, he stayed the course and was patient but we prevailed in the end!
Posted by Tim, a Divorce client, Flag
Stange Law Firm did an exceptional job representing my case. I felt confident with them in my corner. I was well informed at all times on the situation of my case.
Posted by TOM / ST CHARLES MISSOURI, a Divorce client, Flag
WHEN GOING THROUGH THE STRESS OF DIVORCE, KIRK STANGE, AND HIS ASSOCIATES WERE A MOST COMPETENT AND RESOURCEFUL AND EFFECTIVE LEGAL REPRESENTATION YOU COULD POSSIBLY WANT. HE AND HIS TEAM OF LAWYERS KNOW THE LAW, ARE FAMILIAR WITH THE VARIOUS COURTS AND DIFFERENT JUDGES... I WAS VERY PLEASED WITH HIS EFFORTS AND HIS ASSOCIATES, NAMELY JAMIE MCGAVIC, AS THEY TEAMED UP TO DEFEND MY LEGAL INTERESTS. I NOTICED ALL OF THEIR VARIOUS EMPLOYEES AT THEIR DIFFERENT OFFICES TREATED ME WITH UTMOST RESPECT AND COURTESY THROUGHOUT MY ORDEAL....WHEN YOU ARE CONFRONTED AND OPPOSED BY A FORMER LOVING SPOUSE BENT ON MAKING YOUR LIFE DIFFICULT, YOU WANT THE STANGE LAW FIRM ON YOUR SIDE OF THE LEGAL LINE OF SCRIMMAGE.
Posted by Rick, Flag
I highly recommend Kirk and have referred others to him.
Posted by a Divorce client, Flag
I hired Kirk and his firm to handle my divorce case and couldn't have made a worse move for me and my child. The attorney that was assigned to my case quit the firm half way through and Kirk assured me that he would assign me an attorney that would meet my needs and if he shouldn't then Kirk would find another that would as he has a dozen plus lawyers. Yet when I tried to contact Kirk about my issues with the attorney he assigned me he refused to speak to me and through his office manager pointed to the retainer agreement and basically told me to pay up or they would withdrawl from my case. The attorney that I was unhappy with told me this was very common practice with this firm.
When I again complained to Mr Stange's office he once again refused to speak with me and told my attorney to withdrawl from the case which was fine with me as I was ready to fire him anyway.
I informed Mr Stange of my displeasure with his firm and how they handled my case and that I would let everyone know of how I was treated. The next thing I know I'm being contacted by a lawyer hired by Mr Stange who threatened to sue me if I infact went public with this information.
So if you're already in a stressfull situation of a divorce the last thing you need is the revolving attorney door and threats to withdrawl from your case after you've spent a ton of money. Do yourself and your future a favor and skip his fancy adds and website
Posted by Matt, a Family client, Flag
I would not recommend becoming involved in any legal process that is as complicated as a Motion to Motify. If you do, make sure you have Stange Law Firm in your corner. The Motion to Motify I have been engaged in has been on-going for over two years. It took a lot of time, money, and commitment to changes that weren't always what I considered "Fair". As the title reads and Kirk will tell you keep your faith, and remember it is possible to do all of the right things and still have a less than satisfactory outcome. As I am at the end of this process, I can say, I would have still hired Stange Law firm and I will still recommend them to anyone seeking a Family Divorce attorney recommendation.
Posted by Walter, a Divorce client, Flag
Kirk Stange and Stange Law Firm represented me in my case and did a wonderful job. I would highly recommend him and his firm.
Posted by Sean, a Divorce client, Flag
Excellent lawyer. Handled my divorce case honestly, efficiently and professionally. Would recommend without reservation.
Posted by JESIAH, a Child Custody client, Flag
I HAVE ALREADY RECOMMENDED THIS GUY THAT WAS MY BIGGEST CONCERN WAS KEEPING ME INFORMED I AS A DAD WANTED TO NOT TRUST ANYBODY , I WANTED TO BE TOLD WHAT WAS GOING ON AND I NEVER NOT ONCE WAS IN THE DARK KIRK WAS ALWAYS KEEPING ME UP TO DATE I LOVE HIM AND HIS WHOLE FAMILY THANKS AGAIN BUDDY:)
Posted by Jodi, a Divorce client, Flag
Kirk Stange is a knowledgeable and thorough lawyer. During the entire divorce process, Kirk was truly working in my best interest. He worked in a way that allowed me to stay in control of the process and make educated decisions. I was made aware of situations related to my case immediately. Kirk was always patient and available to speak with me. I was in constant communication with Kirk via phone calls, mailings, and email. I worked with three other members of the firm, all of which upheld the same values and standards as Kirk. Kirk knows the law and did an excellent job guiding me through my divorce. Stange Law Firm is top notch and I would recommend them to anyone.
Posted by a Divorce client, Flag
Kirk was beyond helpful during my divorce. Anytime I had a question or concern he quickly responded. I felt he was on my side the entire time and the process was smooth. I feel that Kirk Stange has a strong work ethic and is willing to do whatever he can to help his clients. I was treated with the up most respect and never questioned the firm. Now when i talk to friends about my divorce they can not believe how quick and efficient the whole process was completed. I would definitley recommend him and the firm to family and friends.
Posted by Scott, a Divorce client, Flag
I was a client of Mr Stange for almost 2 years , In these 2 years at first i felt my concerns were being heard , but as time went on the communication barrier fell apart. All in all i spent 32 thousand dollars on Mr Stange's firm . When I addressed concerns 2 years later and felt my feeling were being discounted and did not know were I was going to retrieve more money from . I posted on my facebook page that I was unhappy with the service and my feelings again were being discounted. It was then I recieved in the mail a letter stateing Mr stange was withdrawing from the case. It was by e-mails I was being contacted and not by phone. I would not recommend Mr Stange for hire.