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Practice areas


  1. Appeals: 60%
  2. Family: 10%
  3. Divorce: 10%
  4. Child Support: 10%
  5. Child Custody: 10%

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St. Louis, MO, 63105


MOGood Standing, Active201105/18/2011
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Best Lawyers 2012 (law firm named as)Alive2012
Cum LaudeSt. Louis University School of Law2010
Order of the WoolsackSaint Louis University School of Law2010
Academic Excellence Award for ContractsSaint Louis University School of Law2008
1843 ScholarSaint Louis University School of Law2007
Sue Sheer FellowSue Sheer Institute2006
Horizon Award in Speech CommunicationSoutheast Missouri State University - Speech Department2004
MemberOmicron Delta Kappa2004
Limbaugh Speech AwardStephen Limbaugh / Southeast Missouri State University2003
MemberPhi Eta Sigma2003
Oliver Oratory PrizeSoutheast Missouri State University2003
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
AttorneyHais Hais Goldberger & Lambson, P.C.2011 - 2014
Law ClerkHais Hais Goldberger & Coyne2009 - 2011
Law Clerk - Judicial InternMissouri Court of Appeals - Eastern District2009 - 2009
Summer AssociateHusch Blackwell Sanders2008 - 2008
Association namePosition nameDuration
Missouri Bar, Family Law SectionMember2012 - Present
Missouri BarMember2011 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember2011 - Present
Lawyers Association of St. LouisMember2011 - Present
American Bar Association, Family Law SectionMember2011 - Present
Bar Association of Metropolitan St. LouisMember2011 - 2012
St. Louis University Law JournalEditor2008 - 2010
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Short v. ShortAffirmed on the validity of the prenuptial agreement; reversed and remanded on the issue of liquidating distributions
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Publication nameTitleDate
Saint Louis University Law JournalConsigning Women to the Immediate Orbit of a Man: How Missouri's Relocation Law Substitutes Judicial Paternalism for Parental Judgment by Forcing Parents to Live Near One Another2010
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Saint Louis University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2010
Southeast Missouri State UniversityPublic Communication & Political ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts and BS - Bachelor of Science2006
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Missouri House of Representatives Judiciary CommitteeTestified regarding family law legislation2012
CLE - The Mix (Moderator)CLE - The Mix2012