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I've been in practice for 30 years.  I've handled a multitude of cases.  I'm very involved in the community and know that I do a good job.


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Practice areas


  1. Medical Malpractice: 40%
    36 years, 850 cases
  2. Trucking Accident: 15%
    36 years, 100 cases
  3. Personal Injury: 15%
    36 years, 4 thousand cases
  4. Workers Compensation: 10%
    11 years, 358 cases
  5. Other: 20%
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  • Gonzalo Fernandez

    Alvin is a top notch trial lawyer who fights relentlessly for his clients. Highly recommend.


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Contact info

Ste. 300
100 S. Brentwood
St. Louis, MO, 63105


MOGood Standing, Active197901/08/2013
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Super LawyersSuper Lawyers2010
Richard Weiss Leadership AwardJCC of St. Louis2009
Best Lawyers In AmericaBest Lawyers in America2009
Best Lawyers In AmericaBest Lawyers In America2009
Super LawyersSuper Lawyers2009
Albert Einstein AwardAmerican Society for Technion1999
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
ownerAlvin Wolff Jr. and Associates1979 - Present
Association namePosition nameDuration
American Board of Trial AdvocatesSecretary2010 - Present
Commanderie De BordeauxCellar Master2009 - Present
JCCVice President2006 - 2010
American Society For TechnionPresident1995 - 1997
Birth Trauma Litigation GroupMember Executive Committee1995 - 2001
American Society For TechnionPresident Elect1994 - 1995
MATABoard member1984 - 1995
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Bunch V. Muckerman$1,700,000 verdict
Doe v. Roe$1,100,000 for serious injuries
Frey v. Dr. Y$175,000 jury verdict
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Publication nameTitleDate
St. Louis Bar JournalPersonal Injury Case Selection2010
Motorcycle and Bicicyle Accident GuideThe Seven Mistakes That Can Sink Your Claim2009
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Saint Louis University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1979
Washington University in St. LouisPolitical ScienceA.B.1975
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
St. Louis Obstetrical SocietyObstetrical Ultrasound2010
ABOTATrial Demonstration2009
St. Louis University School Of Law Adjunct ProfessorAdvanced Trial law2008