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Christopher is particularly passionate about defending the rights of drivers who have been accused of driving while intoxicated (DWI).  He participates in the latest seminars and consults the most renowned DWI defense attorneys and experts in the state of Missouri to create the best defense for his clients.  He has continued his education in the science of breath testing by focusing on each of the breath testing instruments used in the state of Missouri, the context for using breath test analysis, the training for operators and maintenance, and the proper procedure for administering a test.  He has been certified in Standardized Field Sobriety Tests by an expert in the field  He is diligent in his knowledge of the science and procedure of the Standardized Field Sobriety and Chemical Tests.


As part of his personal injury practice, Christopher counsels clients on matters involving truck and motor vehicle accidents.  He helps individuals fight big insurance who employ experts at saving money, not necessarily providing the compensation deserved.  Christopher assists clients by shifting the financial burden of the accident to the negligent party and obtaining fair compensation for the victim.


Christopher is committed to defending your rights through aggressive result driven strategies. His clients are provided with comprehensive and thorough representation. Christopher is committed to being responsive to his clients through an open and honest line of communication.  He works tirelessly to protect his client's time, money and reputation. 

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Practice areas

Licensed

  1. Car Accident: 34%
    2 years
  2. Estate Planning: 33%
    1 year
  3. DUI & DWI: 33%
    2 years

Payment

Fees:

Hourly ($200-250/hour), Fixed (sometimes), Free consultation (60 minutes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

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  • Reiad Michael Khouri

    Chris is an excellent lawyer. He works diligently and tirelessly for his clients. I endorse this lawyer.

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    Reiad Khouri Personal injury Attorney
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  • Christopher Douglas Longo

    Chris worked with my firm on handling a complicated Workers Compensation case. His insight on the matter was invaluable.

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    Christopher Longo Business Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact info

Zellers Law Firm, LLC

3636 South Geyer Road
Suite 100
Sunset Hills, MO, 63127

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
ILActive And Authorized To Practice Law201305/17/2016
MOGood Standing, Active201201/08/2013
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Awards
Award nameGrantorDate granted
10 Best Client Satisfaction AwardAmerican Institute of Personal Injury Attorneys2016
Top 40 Under 40National Trial Lawyers2016
Top 10 Attorney AwardNational Academy Of Personal Injury Attorneys2016
10 Best Under 40American Institute of DUI/DWI Attorneys2015
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Attorney/Founding MemberZellers Law Firm, LLC2012 - Present
Partner/AttorneyDrivers Defense Counsel, LC2013 - 2015
AssociateWillmannGregory, LC2012 - 2013
Law ClerkDacey Law, LLC2010 - 2012
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis, Trial SectionMember2015 - Present
Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis, Criminal Law SectionMember2015 - Present
Missouri Bar, Tort Law CommitteeMember2015 - Present
Missouri Association of Trial AttorneysMember2015 - Present
Missouri Association of Criminal Defense LawyersMember2013 - Present
Illinois State Bar AssociationMember2013 - Present
Missouri State BarMember2012 - Present
Bar Association of Metropolitan St. LouisMember2012 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember2012 - Present
Missouri Bar, Criminal Law CommitteeMember2012 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Attorney gains firearms permit for man disqualified for gun ownership; Had been disqualified in Missouri after strokeRemoval of Firearm Disqualification
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Publications
Publication nameTitleDate
Clayton-Richmond Heights PatchAttorney Gains Firearms Permit for Man Disqualified for Gun Ownership2014
Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Saint Louis University School of LawN/AJD - Juris Doctor2012
Saint Louis UniversityPolitical ScienceBS - Bachelor of Science2008
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Career FairCareers in Law2015
Career FairCareers in Law2014