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Kevin Michael Whiteley

Criminal defense Attorney at Clayton, MO

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About Kevin

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Mr. Whiteley is the founder of the law firm and practices in all areas of criminal law in both state and federal court. He also practices in the areas of contracts, real estate, business formation and litigation, domestic relations, and appellate law.

Mr. Whiteley has worked as a lead attorney with the Missouri State Public Defender System on several hundred criminal cases, ranging from state traffic violations and misdemeanors to complex felonies. He is also a former Special Agent with the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, and Border Patrol Agent with the U.S. Border Patrol. He utilizes this unique work experience, training, and background in the vigorous defense of his clients.

Licensed for 14 years
State MO
Status Good Standing, Active
Acquired 2008
Updated 01/01/2023

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

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Whiteley Law Firm, LLC
222 South Central Avenue
Suite 1000
Clayton, MO, 63105
Shepherd Taylor Korum LLP
222 South Central Avenue
Suite 1000
Clayton, MO, 63105
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Posted by Beth | December 23, 2015
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
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Kevin was an honest attorney. He was on time and responsive with emails for communication.


  • Free Consultation 30 minutes
  • Retainer Sometimes
Payment methods
Cash, Check, Credit Card


AVVO RATING 8.4 (Excellent)

Work Experience

  • President
  • Whiteley Law Firm, LLC
  • 2012 - Present
  • Managing Partner
  • Labovitz & Whiteley, LLC
  • 2011 - 2012
  • Assistant Public Defender
  • Office of the State Public Defender
  • 2009 - 2011
  • Law Clerk
  • The Brasher Law Firm
  • 2007 - 2007
  • Student Judicial Intern
  • Supreme Court of Michigan
  • 2006 - 2006
  • Special Agent
  • Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms & Explosives
  • 1999 - 2003
  • Border Patrol Agent
  • U.S. Border Patrol
  • 1996 - 1999
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  • Washington University School of Law
  • J.D.
  • 2008
  • George Washington University
  • M.A.
  • 1995
  • University of Missouri
  • A.B.
  • 1991


  • St. Louis County Bar Association
  • Member
  • 2011 - Present
  • Kirkwood-Des Peres Chamber of Commerce
  • Member
  • 2011 - Present
  • Missouri Bar
  • Member
  • 2008 - Present
  • Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis
  • Member
  • 2008 - Present
  • Chesterfield Chamber of Commerce
  • Member
  • 2011 - 2012
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Languages Spoken

  • English

Attorney endorsements

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Criminal defense Attorney | May 30
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse Kevin. He is a highly skilled attorney that is well respected in the legal community."
Criminal defense Attorney | Jun 06
Relationship: Worked together on matter
"I worked with Kevin on several matters. Kevin has a very thorough understanding of the law. I would not hesitate to refer a client or matter to Kevin."
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Clayton Criminal defense Lawyer Kevin Michael Whiteley
Kevin Michael Whiteley
Criminal defense Attorney
Clayton, MO
Licensed for 14 years
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