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Michael Louis Schechter

Family Attorney at Clayton, MO

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  • Licensed for 32 years
    State MO
    Acquired 1991
    Status
    Good Standing, Active No misconduct found

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AV PREEMINENT RATED FAMILY AND DIVORCE ATTORNEY

Mr. Schechter is an AV-rated attorney and partner in the Firm.

He has been voted into The Best Lawyers in America® since 2012.

He has been voted into Super Lawyers® since 2014.

Primary Areas of Practice:
Dissolution of marriage (divorce)
Division of marital assets
Protection of nonmarital property
Maintenance (alimony)
Child custody
Child support
Motions to Modify (changing existing orders)
Paternity
Appeals
Enforcement of existing orders
Motions for Contempt
Orders of Protection
Adult abuse
Child abuse
Legal separation

Awards

AV Preeminent Peer Review Rating

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Resume

AVVO RATING 9.2 (Superb)

Work Experience

  • Partner
  • The Schechter Law Firm P.C.
  • 1991 - Present

Education

  • Washington University School of Law
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 1991
  • Washington University
  • BA - Bachelor of Arts
  • 1985

Associations

  • American Bar Association
  • Member
  • N/A
  • Missouri State Bar
  • Member
  • N/A
  • Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis, Family & Juvenile Law Section
  • Member
  • N/A
  • St. Louis County Bar Association
  • Member
  • N/A
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Languages Spoken

  • English

Honors and Awards

  • AV Preeminent Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2023
  • Super Lawyer
  • SuperLawyers
  • 2023
  • Super Lawyer
  • SuperLawyers
  • 2022
  • AV Preeminent Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2022
  • Super Lawyer
  • SuperLawyers
  • 2021
  • AV Preeminent Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2021
  • Super Lawyer
  • SuperLawyers
  • 2020
  • AV Preeminent Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2020
  • Best Lawyer
  • Best Lawyers
  • 2020
  • Preeminent 5.0 out of 5
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2019
  • Super Lawyer
  • Super Lawyers
  • 2019
  • Best Lawyer
  • Best Lawyers
  • 2019
  • AV Preeminent Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2018
  • AV Preeminent Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2018
  • AV Preeminent Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2017
  • AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2015
  • AV Preeminent Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2014
  • The Best Lawyers in America
  • The Best Lawyers in America
  • 2013
  • AV Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2013
  • AV Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2012
  • AV Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2011
  • AV Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2010
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Publications

  • St. Louis Bar Journal
  • Antenuptial Agreements
  • 1995

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Clayton Family Lawyer Michael Louis Schechter
Michael Louis Schechter
Family Attorney
Clayton, MO
Licensed for 32 years