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Sam Hais received his J.D. in 1973 from Saint Louis Univeristy School of Law. He has practiced law for 34 years as a family court judge and since 2002 as a family law practitioner specializing in complex divorce cases. he has received the Missouri Supreme Court Award of Service, Missouri Senate Award of Honor, Lawyers Association Award of Service and County Bar Association Award of Achievement.


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Practice areas


  1. Domestic Violence: 20%
  2. Child Support: 20%
  3. Child Custody: 20%
  4. Divorce: 20%
  5. Family: 20%



Fixed (sometimes), Retainer (always), Free consultation (60 minutes)

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Contact info


MOGood Standing, Active197301/08/2013
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Missouri Supreme Court Award of ServiceMissouri Supreme CourtN/A
Missouri Senate Award of HonorMissouri SenateN/A
Lawyers Association Award of ServiceLawyers AssociationN/A
County Bar Association Award of AchievementCounty Bar AssociationN/A
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PartnerHais Hais Goldberger & Coyne2009 - Present
PartnerHais Hais & Goldberger2008 - 2009
PartnerHais Hais Kallen & Goldberger2005 - 2008
PartnerThe Hais Group2002 - 2005
JudgeSt. Louis County Courts1975 - 2002
Association namePosition nameDuration
Missouri BarN/AN/A
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Short v. ShortReversed and Remanded on issue of Liquidating Distributions
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School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Saint Louis University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1973
Saint Louis UniversityN/AMediator CertifiedN/A
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Quinnipiac College Forum on Domestic ViolenceDomestic Violence: Its Causes1992