Honest and affordable legal representation.Knowledgable and effective DWI representation.Specializing in handling Missouri uncontested divorce cases properly and quickly.
I am a St. Louis born-and-raised lawyer with a solo practice in Sunset Hills. I handle a variety of cases, including divorce, other family law matters, criminal defense, and traffic tickets. In the last four years, I have completed over 600 uncontested divorces, represented many clients facing serious criminal charges, and handled thousands of traffic tickets, as well as many DWIs.
I began working as a solo practitioner in 2008. I help clients with family law issues, criminal defense, and even traffic tickets.
Over the last few years I have focused on making the uncontested divorce process easier and less expensive for my Missouri-based clients. I get calls and emails all of the time with people requesting information on, and asking questions about, uncontested divorce in Missouri. My website has a Frequently Asked Questions page dedicated to these inquiries and, as you can see, I have now begun writing a blog which allow me to easily and quickly provide updates regarding this area of my practice.
I believe that quality representation starts with communication between myself and my clients. I will take any of my client's - and prospective client's - phone calls and emails on weekends and during evening hours. I treat people correctly and it shows through the reviews from past clients left on this website and others.
Please feel free to call me, e-mail me, or text message me to inquire about whatever legal issue you may be facing. I am confident I can help you through whatever situation you are presented with.
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Timothy Hixson, Criminal defense Attorney
I have known Gerald for over 20 years as a friend, classmate, and colleague. I have worked with Gerald for clients who had legal issues in Missouri and Indiana. Gerald is hard working, and pays attention to the details. Most importantly, Gerald always puts his clients first, and is dedicated to making sure they get the best possible result.
Christopher Dulle, Criminal defense Attorney
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Gerald is a hard working attorney who consistently achieves exceptional results for his clients. I have recommended several clients to him and all have reported that they were very satisfied with the work he did. I always see him around the courthouse working hard and running his tail off. He is usually counseling a client or negotiating with opposing counsel. He doesn't waste time cares about his clients. Anyone who hires Gerald is in good hands!
|IL||Active And Authorized To Practice Law||2009||11/22/2016|
|MO||Good Standing, Active||2008||08/08/2016|
|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|2016 Client's Choice Uncontested Divorce||Avvo.com||2016|
|2015 Client's Choice Uncontested Divorce||Avvo.com||2015|
|2014 Client's Choice Uncontested Divorce||Avvo.com||2014|
|2013 Client's Choice Uncontested Divorce||Avvo.com||2013|
|2012 Client's Choice Uncontested Divorce||Avvo.com||2012|
|Attorney||Linnenbringer Law Firm||2008 - Present|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|Illinois Bar Foundation||N/A||N/A|
|Missouri Bar, Family Law Section||N/A||N/A|
|T.L.R. vs. C.S.H.||Motion to Dismiss granted, client retained custody of his child.|
|State of Illinois v. W.E.B||Defendant's Motion to Dismiss granted; two felony charges dismissed|
|Miller v. Division of Employment Security (311 S.W.3d 382 (2010))||Appeal successful - Case reversed and remanded|
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|Saint Louis University School of Law||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||2008|
|Saint Louis University||N/A||MBA||2008|