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My practice is primarily in the areas of estate planning, probate, real estate and business/corporate work in both Missouri and Illinois.


Practice areas


  1. Estate Planning: 40%
    18 years
  2. Probate: 20%
    18 years
  3. Business: 20%
    18 years
  4. Real Estate: 15%
    18 years
  5. Speeding Ticket: 5%
    18 years


Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

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Contact info

Hickel Law Firm, L.L.P.

12300 Old Tesson Road
Suite 400-G
Saint Louis, MO, 63128-2247

Hickel Law Firm, L.L.P.

By Appointment
Columbia, IL, 62236

Hickel Law Firm, L.L.P.

By Appointment
Waterloo, IL, 62298



MOGood Standing, Active199901/08/2013
ILActive And Authorized To Practice Law199805/11/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Scholar in LawWashington University School of Law1995
President's Award ScholarshipWheaton College1992
Semi-FinalistNational Merit1990
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PartnerHickel Law Firm, L.L.P.2007 - Present
AttorneyCrowder & Scoggins, Ltd.1998 - 2006
Law ClerkCrowder & Scoggins, Ltd.1998 - 1998
Association namePosition nameDuration
Good Shepherd Presbyterian ChurchElder2010 - Present
South County Pregnancy Help CenterBoard Member2009 - Present
St. Clair County Bar AssociationMember1999 - Present
The Missouri BarMember1999 - Present
Monroe County Bar AssociationMember1998 - Present
Illinois State Bar AssociationMember1998 - Present
Monroe County Bar AssociationPresident2002 - 2004
Monroe County Bar AssociationVice-President2001 - 2002
Monroe County Bar AssociationTreasurer2000 - 2001
Monroe County Bar AssociationSecretary1999 - 2000
Publication nameTitleDate
Y2k AdvisorColumnist & Member of Board of Directors1999
Legal Employment Search Site ( & WebmasterN/A
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Washington University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1998
Wheaton College, Wheaton ILEconomicsBA - Bachelor of Arts1994
Wheaton College, Wheaton ILBible / TheologyBA - Bachelor of Arts1994
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Monthly MeetingEstate Planning2007
YMCA SeminarEstate Planning2006