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Practice areas


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



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

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  • Ryan Alexander Keane

    Chris is a great lawyer with an uncanny knowledge of class action law. He has the ability to tackle complex legal issues and provide clear and concise analysis. He works tirelessly in the best interests of his clients. I highly recommend Chris.


    Ryan Keane Defective and dangerous products Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • 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

Contact info

Butsch Roberts & Associates

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


ILActive And Authorized To Practice Law201005/17/2016
KSAuthorized to practice law201007/04/2016
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
Missouri BarSolo and Small Firm Committee - Vice Chair2014 - Present
American Bar AssociationClass Action and Derivative Suits Committee2012 - Present
Bar Association of Metropolitan St. LouisSolo and Small Firm Practitioners Section2012 - 2016
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Wallach v. Federal Financial Group LLCSettlement for Plaintiff Class - Total Settlement Value of Approximately $200,000
Kissel v. Liberty Acquisitions Servicing LLCSettlement for Plaintiff Class - Total Settlement Value of Approximately $120,000
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 CommitteeHow to Contest an Arbitration Clause2016
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