I'm James R. Stein, L.C., a lawyer who serves St. Charles, St. Louis County, and the surrounding areas. I'm a member of the Missouri Bar Estate Planning and Probate Administration Committee and the Missouri Bar Elder Law Committee. I work to help clients with issues that involve:
Will and trust law
Child Support and Child Custody Law
If your case involves children, I'll do my best to help you understand child custody and support law. I have convenient hours and flexible appointment availability. My clients may benefit from my understanding of the laws as a local attorney as well as my personal attention on their case.
By treating my clients with respect, I strive to gain their trust throughout the legal process. I know how difficult legal matters can be, so I make my services accessible to people who need them and charge reasonable rates. Schedule with me, James R. Stein, L.C., today to set up an appointment and find out how working with a lawyer in St. Peters, MO, could help you protect your rights.
Areas of Practice
Child Custody Law
Legal issues involving a child can be complex and emotionally charged. At this difficult time for your family, you need the help of an attorney you can trust to handle your case with the utmost compassion, skill and professionalism.
The loss of a loved one can be one of the most difficult situations you’ll ever face. Unfortunately, dealing with the distribution of your loved one’s assets–especially if he or she did not leave behind a will - can add stress to an already .....
Legal conflicts involving family relationships can be complex and emotionally charged, especially when children are involved. If you’re engaged in a legal battle related to child support in St Peters, MO, you need representation ...
Estate planning allows you to provide for your family by creating a will, establishing a power of attorney or living will, making funeral arrangements in advance, and more. If you’re ready to begin the estate planning process, you need the help....
Going through a divorce is stressful and can be complex, so consider finding a divorce attorney who serves St. Charles, St. Louis County, and the surrounding areas to assist you.I'm James R. Stein, L.C., and if you schedule with me, I'll do my best to ...
As we grow older, planning for the future becomes increasingly important. As you navigate the complex waters of estate and retirement planning, Social Security and Medicare, healthcare directives and long-term care
If you're searching for help in family law from a qualified lawyer serving St. Charles, St. Louis County, and surrounding areas, consider me, James R. Stein, L.C. It is my goal to help clients resolve their legal issues in a stress-free manner. Whether you need ,
Deciding what will happen to your home, your financial assets, and your personal possessions after your passing can be a difficult process. However, if you don’t take the time to make these decisions now, a court may end up dividing your property
He's a very good Attorney. We'll be taking our business to him
If you’re looking for a lawyer thats about his/her client then Mr. Stein is you’re guy. I was truly amazed on his knowledge of the law and how he represented me in my divorce. He was always available to anwser my questions and concerns. I can say Im very happy and satisfied on the end result of my divorce. Thanks again Mr. Stein for representing me in my divorce, you are truly a jack of you’re trade.
Money couldn't buy a better family lawyer. There isn't enough good words I could say about Jim. He not only represented us but stood behind us and devoted himself to our case. Thank you!
Professional and friendly!Mr. Stein assisted us with putting together a grandparent visitation termination. The case was long, and ended months later in court. He ensured we could move as planned with as little intrusion into our lives as possible. We as a family could not express in words how much he has helped us, and what an amazing lawyer and person he is!
Excellent job!!Jim did a wonderful job working with me to get my divorce completed and all the kinks worked out. He worked around my night-shift schedule and took care of everything I could have possibly needed and so quickly, too! He did a wonderful job and I would refer him to anyone! Thank you so much Jim for making my divorce simpler and as easy on me as possible. I truly appreciate it.
Estate PlanningJim was outstanding at listening to our needs and presenting an estate plan that provided us with everything that we were seeking. His explanation and preparation of our estate documents gave us the sense of security that any and all situations are covered and left us with a great peace of mind. Thanks Jim!
kind servicesMr Stein was a very kind attorney. He was easy to work with, explained the process accurately and was very fair and compassionate to my situation. He worked on my case in a timely manner and was easy to communicate with. I would recommend him.
Used for a family trust in 1994. We came back in for updating in 2014.Mr. Stein is wise, thorough and focused on his client's best interests. During the twenty year life of our trust, wills, DPOAs, health directives and MPOAs, various authorities needed to view these documents. All agreed - it was (and is) a skillfully written package. The deaths of some named in the trust, along with changes in state and federal laws, necessitated our meeting. Mr. Stein caringly screened my 92 year old parent for competency, then extended services well above our expectation and quickly put the trust in order. And, for a reasonable fee. Kudos Jim. Well done!
Professional and CaringMr. Stein was very thorough and explained everything to us. We didn't know the first thing about wills or power of attorneys. He took the time to explain any and everything we questioned. Everything was personalized to meet our needs. He seemed to "go that extra mile" to help us. It was all done fast and accurate. I would definitely recommend him as an attorney
Always their when you need him!Jim Is a great lawyer has the ability to assist in what ever your legal needs are .When I needed a lawyer when I was going thru my divorce and was trying to navigate the legal pit falls. When I needed to write a will and a trust. Then writing a will for my mother and taking care her legal needs.
I highly recommend Jim to anyone I know who is looking for legal services.My family and I have had Jim as our lawyer for at least 10 plus years. He has always provided us with top notch personal services. Jim has always been available when we have needed him and has provided us with good sound legal advice as well as personal advice. Jim is not one of those lawyers where it is just his job and you are just his client. He has a huge heart and is as genuine as they come. I can't say that in general I have placed a high amount of trust in many lawyers, but I can with 100% certainly say that I have always had trust in Jim and have always felt his sincerity in dealing with my family's legal needs. I have recommended him to both family and friends and would highly recommend him to anyone.
Jim Stein is a great attorney for our familyWe were referred to Jim Stein by a family member several years ago when we were setting up our family trust/will/directives. Not only was he extremely thorough and helpful, but he actually discussed every single detail with us, ensuring that we were completely educated on every issue dealing with setting these up. In addition to that, his rate was nearly half of what other law firms had quoted us. Everything was handled and filed to perfection and we can sleep great at night knowing that if anything happens, our assets are allocated and our child is taken care of. Since that time, I have called/emailed Jim many times asking for his thoughts/suggestions on some legal issues and he has always been more than generous with his time in answering my questions. He has also given advice to several of my friends. Jim is a great guy and a wonderful resource. He is always helpful, friendly, and prompt. I would not only recommend him to friends and family, but anybody I might meet who needs great legal advice. If there is an issue that Jim cannot personally assist you with, I would feel completely comfortable with anyone to whom he would refer me..
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1272 A Jungermann Rd Saint Peters, MO 63376
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