Rosenblum, Schwartz, Rogers & Glass, P.C.

Missouri Criminal Defense Attorneys

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Firm Overview

We Win Trials and Provide Aggressive, Results-Driven Representation

Success in legal negotiations and in court often comes down to thoroughness and preparedness. Was key evidence located? Were defense attorneys fully familiar with federal sentencing guidelines? Did defense lawyers negotiate aggressively for the dismissal or reduction of charges?

At the St. Louis law firm of Rosenblum, Schwartz, Rogers & Glass, P.C., we have provided results-driven, whatever-it-takes legal representation for clients accused of state and federal crimes for a combined 130 years. At St. Louis law firm of Rosenblum, Schwartz, Rogers & Glass, P.C., we leave no stone unturned.

A Local Firm With a National Reach

We serve the east and west districts of Missouri and the south district of Illinois, yet we travel across the country assisting clients accused of federal criminal charges. Our focus is high-end federal criminal work, drug crimes, fraud, and Internet sex crimes, yet we also handle violent crimes, DUI/DWI charges and a range of other charges. For a comprehensive list of our practice areas, please review our practice areas page.

"Always in the News"

Our success attracts high-profile clients, and our cases attract local and national media attention. In addition to dozens of newspaper and journal articles written about our cases annually, our cases have been covered by "CNN," "60 Minutes" and numerous other televised news outlets.

If you face criminal charges, contact a firm with a longstanding reputation for thoroughness, aggressive representation and results. Contact Rosenblum, Schwartz, Rogers & Glass, P.C.

Contact Rosenblum, Schwartz, Rogers & Glass, P.C.

Rosenblum, Schwartz, Rogers & Glass, P.C., provides free initial consultations, accepts credit cards, is available for evening and weekend appointments and is conveniently located next door to the St. Louis County Jail.
Main Office

Main Office

St. Louis,  MO  63105

Phone
  • 314-862-4332
Criminal Defense
St. Louis Criminal Law Attorneys
Contact the T op Criminal Defense Firm in St. Louis

Clients who hire Rosenblum, Schwartz, Rogers & Glass, P.C., obtain criminal defense legal services from a local firm with national reach. In our combined 130 years of criminal law legal service we have handled thousands of cases in the east and west districts of Missouri and the south district of Illinois. Yet we have handled hundreds of cases across the country as well, handling federal criminal cases in virtually all 50 states.

Our client list ranges from individuals facing DUI charges to corporate CEOs facing white collar crime charges and publicly known people like St. Louis Rams running back Marshall Faulk. We have accomplished successful results across our full range of practice areas, including:

White Collar Crimes
Bank and Securities Fraud
Check and Credit Card Fraud
Embezzlement
Mail and Wire Fraud
Felony DWI
Assault by DWI
Vehicular Manslaughter
Federal Drug Crimes
Drug Smuggling
Drug Trafficking
Drug Possession
Prescription Drug Crimes
Racketeering
Sex Crimes
Internet Sex Crimes
Indecent Exposure
Child Molestation and Abuse
Homicide and Murder
Kidnapping
Assault and Battery
Juvenile Offenses
Robbery, Theft and Larceny
Sale of Stolen Goods
Our legal knowledge and thorough preparation are complimented by our reputation. Because we have achieved positive results in hundreds of jury trials, we are often able to negotiate effectively for clients' best terms without the risk of a trial.

N. Scott Rosenblum

Principal Founding Member
President

Scott Rosenblum is the President and principal founding member of Rosenblum, Schwartz, Rogers & Glass, P.C. Scott received a B.S from University of Missouri in 1979 and his J.D. from California Western University 1983. Scott was admitted to the Missouri Bar, the Illinois Bar and the United States District Court for the Eastern and Western Districts of Missouri, as well as Districts throughout the United States; United States Court of Appeals, 5th, 7th, and 8th Circuits and United States Supreme Court.

Mr. Rosenblum is listed in St. Louis Magazine Best Lawyer; Missouri and Kansas Super Lawyers; Best Lawyers in America, Woodward/White. He has been voted Missouri's Best Lawyer; 1) to call if you are charged with murder (and has been since they began the awards) and 2) to call for DWI. He is a Fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers; National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, Missouri Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers; Formal Board of Directors, The Missouri Bar, The Illinois Bar, Counsel for the American Civil Liberties Union. Scott received the Atticus Finch Award for Courageous Contribution to Justice; Charles M. Shaw Trial Attorney Award and is also AV Rated by Martindale Hubbard. He is a lecturer for Missouri Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers; Lorman Educational Institution; Missouri Bar Association; St. Louis Association; St. Louis Rams Rookie Camp.

Mr. Rosenblum exclusively concentrates on the areas of Federal and State criminal law representing individuals and businesses charged with business crimes, white collar, murder, sex and drug offenses. He has tried over 350 cases including approximately 100 murder cases and has argued appeals before every Missouri Court, including the Supreme Court and the Seventh and Eighth United States Circuit Courts of Appeal. Mr. Rosenblum has represented individuals in Federal cases in Missouri, Illinois, South Dakota, Texas, Florida, Michigan, Georgia, New Jersey, Washington State, Washington D.C., and Utah.
Education
  • California Western University
    Juris Doctorate

Joel J. Schwartz

Principal
Founding Member

Joel is one of the founding members and a principal of Rosenblum, Schwartz, Rogers & Glass, P.C. He received a B.A. in 1984 and his J.D. in 1987 from the University of Texas at Austin.

He was admitted to the Missouri Bar in 1989 and has been practicing in the area of criminal defense for 20 years. He is a member of the Missouri Bar, the Eastern and Western Districts of Missouri, the Central and Southern Districts of Illinois, the Southern District of Iowa and the Eastern and Western Districts of Michigan. Mr. Schwartz has represented individuals in Missouri, Illinois, Iowa, Nebraska, Michigan, Kansas, Arizona, Texas, Colorado and California.

Mr. Schwartz is AV Rated by Martindale Hubbell. He is a life member of National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers and a member of the Missouri Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers. He is also a member of the American Association for Justice. Joel has been a lecturer for several legal educational institutions and has appeared as a legal commentator for several news outlets.

Mr. Schwartz's practice concentrates exclusively in the area of Federal and State criminal defense.

Areas of Practice
-Federal and State Criminal Defense

Bar Admissions
-Missouri, 1989
-U.S. District Court Eastern District of Missouri
-U.S. District Court Western District of Missouri
-U.S. District Court Central District of Illinois
-U.S. District Court Southern District of Illinois
-U.S. District Court Southern District of Iowa
-U.S. District Court Eastern District of Michigan
-U.S. District Court Western District of Michigan

Education
-The University of Texas School of Law, Austin, Texas - 1987
University of Texas, Austin, Texas
--B.A. - 1984
Honors and Awards
-AV Rated by Martindale Hubbell

Professional Associations and Memberships
-National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, Member
-Missouri Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, Member
-American Association for Justice, Member
-American Trial Lawyers Association - Top 100 Trial Lawyers, Member
Education
  • University of Texas at Austin
    Juris Doctorate

John P. Rogers

Principal
Founding Member

John Rogers is one of the founding members of Rosenblum, Schwartz, Rogers & Glass, P.C. John received a B.S. in Finance from Missouri State University in 1988 and his J.D. from St. Louis University 1992. He is an active member of the Missouri (1993) and Illinois (1994) Bars, Eastern District of Missouri, Western District of Missouri, Southern and Central District of Illinois; District of Utah; and Eastern District of Michigan. He has argued and is admitted to practice before the Seventh and Eighth Circuit Court of Appeal. He has represented client's accused of crimes in both State and Federal Courts throughout the United States. John represented clients in federal cases in Detroit, L.A., San Diego and did death penalty case work in Chicago. Mr. Rogers is a member of the Missouri and Illinois Bar Association as well as the National Association of Criminal Defense Attorneys. He is also a former member on the Board of Directors of the Missouri Association of Criminal Defense Attorneys.

John's practice focuses on felony offenses in both Federal and State Courts at trial and on appeal. Mr. Rogers has represented many high profile clients. Periodically, John has been asked to provide legal analysis for Court T.V.

Areas of Practice
-Felony Offenses in both Federal and State Courts

Bar Admissions
-Missouri, 1993
-Illinois, 1994
-U.S. District Court District of Utah
-U.S. District Court Eastern District of Missouri
-U.S. District Court Southern District of Illinois
-U.S. District Court Western District of Missouri
-U.S. District Court Central District of Illinois
-U.S. District Court Eastern District of Michigan
-U.S. Court of Appeals 7th Circuit
-U.S. Court of Appeals 8th Circuit

Education
-Saint Louis University School of Law, St. Louis, Missouri
--J.D. - 1992
-Missouri State University
--B.S. - 1988
--Major: Finance

Honors and Awards
-SuperLawyers since 2006
-AV rated by Martindale Hubbell

Professional Associations and Memberships
-Illinois State Bar Association, Member
-Missouri State Bar Association, Member
-National Association of Criminal Defense Attorneys, Member
-Missouri Association of Criminal Defense Attorneys, Former Member of Board of Directors
Education
  • Saint Louis University School of Law
    Juris Doctorate

Jenna K. Glass

Principal

Jenna is a principal of Rosenblum, Schwartz, Rogers & Glass, P.C. Jenna received a B.A. in Journalism in 1995 from the University of Mississippi and her J.D. in 1998 from St. Louis University. Jenna is licensed to practice in Missouri, the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Missouri and the Southern District of Illinois as well as the United States Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit. She was recently admitted to and argued before the United States Court of Appeals for the Eight Circuit. She is a member of the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, the Missouri Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, the Missouri Bar, the Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis, serving as Chair-Elect of the Criminal Law Section, and the St. Louis County Bar Association. Jenna's main area of practice is criminal defense.

Areas of Practice
-Criminal Defense

Bar Admissions
-Missouri, 1998
-U.S. District Court Eastern District of Missouri, 1999
-U.S. District Court Southern District of Illinois
-U.S. Court of Appeals 8th Circuit

Education
-Saint Louis University School of Law, St Louis, Missouri
--J.D. - 1998
-University of Mississippi
--B.A. - 1995
--Major: Journalism

Professional Associations and Memberships
-National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, Member
-Missouri Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, Member
-Missouri Bar Association, Member
-Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis, Member
-St. Louis County Bar Association, Criminal Law Section, Chair-Elect
Education
  • Saint Louis University School of Law
    Juris Doctorate

Adam D. Fein

Principal
Associate

Adam Fein is an associate with Rosenblum, Schwartz, Rogers & Glass, P.C. Adam graduated, summa cum laude, from Loyola Marymount University in 1996 and received his J.D. from UCLA School of Law in 1999. He was licensed in Missouri in 2000.

Adam began his legal career as an intern in the California State Public Defender's Office, an office in San Francisco that works exclusively on death penalty appeals and habeas corpus petitions. He also interned with the Federal Defender for the Northern District of California (San Francisco) and the Federal Defender for the Southern District of California (San Diego). Upon graduation, Adam moved to St. Louis and worked with the Office of the Missouri State Public Defender in the City of St. Louis where he was a trial attorney and team leader. He joined Rosenblum, Schwartz, Rogers & Glass, P.C. in May, 2004.

Year Joined Firm
-2004

Bar Admissions
-Missouri, 2000

Education
-UCLA School of Law, Los Angeles, California
--J.D. - 1999
-Loyola Marymount University - 1996
--Honors: summa cum laude

Past Employment Positions
-California State Public Defender's Office, Intern
-Federal Defender for the Northern District of California (San Francisco), Intern
-Federal Defender for the Southern District of California (San Diego), Intern
-Office of the Missouri State Public Defender in City of St. Louis, Trial Attorney and Team Leader
Education
  • UCLA School of Law
    Juris Doctorate

Matthew D. Fry

Principal

Matthew Fry is a principal with Rosenblum, Schwartz, Rogers & Glass P.C. Matthew graduated from The Colorado College in 2002 with a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and United States History. In 2005, he graduated from Saint Louis University School of Law with a Juris Doctoris, after serving as a member of the Saint Louis University Public Law Review.

Matthew began working as a law clerk with Rosenblum, Schwartz, Rogers & Glass, P.C. in 2004, became an associate attorney in 2005, and was named partner in 2012. He is an active member of the Missouri Bar, the Eastern District of Missouri, the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, the Missouri Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, and the National College for DUI Defense. Matthew's main area of practice is criminal defense, with a concentration in the areas of DWI and sexual offenses.

In 2007, Matthew was recognized by the St. Louis Business Journal as one of St. Louis' 30 Under 30 and in 2010 as one of Missouri Lawyers Weekly Up & Coming Lawyers.

Areas of Practice
-State and Federal Criminal Law

Bar Admissions
-Missouri
-U.S. District Court Eastern District of Missouri

Education
-Saint Louis University School of Law, St. Louis, Missouri
--J.D. - 2005
-Law Review: Saint Louis University Public Law Review, Member
Colorado College
--B.A. - 2002
--Major: Political Science and United States History

Honors and Awards
-St. Louis Business Journal's 30 Under 30 - 2007
-Missouri Lawyers Weekly Up & Coming Lawyers - 2010

Professional Associations and Memberships
-National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, Member
-Missouri Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, Member
-National College for DUI Defense, Member
-Autism Speaks - Young Professionals' Board Member
Education
  • Saint Louis University School of Law
    Juris Doctorate

Erin R. Griebel

Associate since August 1, 2009

Erin Griebel is an associate with Rosenblum, Schwartz, Rogers & Glass, P.C. Erin received a B.A. in Social Work from Southern Illinois University at Edwardsville in 2000. She obtained a J.D. from Washington University School of Law in St. Louis and a Master's in Social Work from the George Warren Brown School of Social Work at Washington University in St. Louis, both in 2009.

As a law student, Erin was selected to compete as a member of the Washington University Philip C. Jessup International Law Moot Court Team. In 2009, Erin was awarded a 7th place individual oral argument award out of over 200 competitors from around the world. She joined Rosenblum, Schwartz, Rogers & Glass, PC in 2009. Erin's main areas of practice are criminal defense, and state and federal appeals.



Bar Admissions
-Missouri, 2009
-Illinois, 2010

Education
-Washington University School of Law, St. Louis, Missouri
--J.D. - May, 2009
-Washington University in Saint Louis, George Warren Brown School of Social Work, Saint Louis, MO, United States
--M.S.W. - May, 2009
Education
  • Washington University School of Law
    Juris Doctorate

Timothy J. Hunsaker

Associate

Timothy Hunsaker is an associate with Rosenblum, Schwartz, Rogers & Glass, P.C. Timothy received a B.S. in Political Science with a Focus in Public Administration and a minor in Communications from the University of Dayton in 2004. He obtained his J.D. from the Oklahoma City University School of Law in 2007.

Timothy was admitted to the Missouri Bar in September 2007. He was admitted to the Illinois Bar in April 2008. Timothy is also admitted to the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Missouri and the Southern District of Illinois.

Timothy worked as a law clerk for Rosenblum, Schwartz, Rogers & Glass in 2005 and 2006. He also interned with the United States Attorney's Office, Western District of Oklahoma, during his final semester of law school in the White Collar Crime Unit. Timothy's main area of practice is criminal defense.

Areas of Practice
-Criminal Defense

Bar Admissions
-Missouri, 2007
-Illinois, 2008
-U.S. District Court Eastern District of Missouri
-U.S. District Court Southern District of Illinois

Education
-Oklahoma City University School of Law, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
--J.D. - 2007
-University of Dayton
--B.S. - 2004
--Major: Political Science with a Focus in Public Administration
--Minor: Communications

Past Employment Positions
-Rosenblum, Schwartz, Rogers & Glass, Law Clerk, 2005 - 2006
United States Attorney's Office, Western District of Oklahoma - White Collar Crime Unit, Intern
Education
  • Oklahoma City University School of Law
    Juris Doctorate

Marc M. Johnson

Associate

Marc Johnson is an associate with Rosenblum, Schwartz, Rogers & Glass, P.C. Marc received his B.A. in Entrepreneurial Business Management from Lynn University in 2001, graduating Magna Cum Laude. Marc obtained his J.D. from the St. Louis University School of Law in 2005, after working in the Criminal Law Clinic.

Marc was admitted to the Missouri Bar in 2005; the Eastern District of Missouri in 2010 and the Western District of Missouri in 2011.

After being involved in family businesses for several years, Marc began working as an intern with Rosenblum, Schwartz, Rogers & Glass, P.C. in 2009. His primary area of practice is criminal defense with a concentration in federal practice.

Areas of Practice
-Criminal Defense

Bar Admissions
-Missouri
-U.S. District Court Eastern District of Missouri
-U.S. District Court Western District of Missouri

Education
-Saint Louis University School of Law, St. Louis, Missouri
--J.D. - 2005
-Lynn University
--B.A. - 2001
--Major: Entrepreneurial Business Management
Education
  • Saint Louis University School of Law
    Juris Doctorate

Norman S. London

Of Counsel

Norman S. London is Of Counsel with Rosenblum, Schwartz, Rogers & Glass, P.C.
During 40 years as a criminal defense lawyer, Norman S. London, A.B. '52, J.D. '54, represented some of the wealthiest, most powerful people in Missouri and Illinois. In 1995, he accepted an appointment as federal public defender for the Eastern District of Missouri. After a federal judicial clerkship following graduation, London worked with Mark Hennelly and Morris Shanker, the leading criminal lawyers of the time. Later establishing his own practice, London was involved in many high-profile criminal cases. Although routinely opposing police officers, they sought his assistance, and he organized The St. Louis Police Officers Association, which he represented for many years. London has served as the Missouri attorney general's representative to the Committee to Review Criminal Laws of Missouri; as special adviser to the Committee to Draft Pattern Instructions in Criminal Cases, adopted by the Missouri Supreme Court; and as a member of the state's Urban Violence Task Force. He was elected to The Order of Coif, is a Fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers, a member of the national executive committee for the American Board of Trial Advocates, and former chair of the Bar Association of St. Louis' Criminal Law Committee. An adjunct professor at the law school since 1981, he has been listed in every edition of Best Lawyers in America, while in private practice.

Michael J. Mettes

Associate

Michael Mettes is an associate with Rosenblum, Schwartz, Rogers & Glass, P.C. Mike graduated with a Bachelor of Art's degree in Political Science from the University of Missouri - Columbia in 1983 and received his Juris Doctor degree from the St. Louis University School of Law in 1991. Mike was licensed to practice law in the State of Missouri in 1991 and the State of Illinois in 1992. Mike began his legal career as a trial attorney in the St. Louis County Public Defender's Office in Clayton, Missouri where he tried over 30 felony jury trials. He joined Rosenblum, Schwartz, Rogers & Glass, P.C. in January, 2005. Mike's main area of practice is criminal defense.

Areas of Practice
-Criminal Defense

Bar Admissions
-Missouri, 1991
-Illinois, 1992

Education
-Saint Louis University School of Law, St. Louis, Missouri
--J.D. - 1991
-University of Missouri - Columbia
--B.A. - 1983
--Major: Political Science

Past Employment Positions
-St. Louis County Public Defender's Office in Clayton, Missouri, Trial Attorney
Education
  • Saint Louis University School of Law
    Juris Doctorate

Eric Selig

Associate

Eric was licensed to practice law in the State of Missouri in 1992 and the State of Vermont 1998. He began his legal career as a trial attorney in the St. Louis City Public Defenders Office and State of Vermont Defender Generals office where he tried over 25 felony jury trials. Eric was then selected as a member of the Missouri Civil Commitment Defense Task Force and has tried over 20 Civil Commitment Jury Trials. He them was in private practice at Evans and Dixon where he tried civil litigations cases. He joined Rosenblum, Schwartz, Rogers, and Glass in April 2006.

Mr. Selig's main areas of practice are criminal defense and civil commitment. Eric has been asked to provide legal analysis for MSNBC. In 2004, Eric was a Co-recipient of the Missouri Association of Criminal Defense Attorney's Atticus Finch Award for trial Excellence.

Year Joined Firm
-2006

Areas of Practice
-Criminal Defense and Civil Commitment

Bar Admissions
-Missouri, 1992
-Vermont, 1998

Education
-Washington University School of Law, St. Louis, Missouri
--J.D. - 1992
-Emory University
--B.A. - 1989
--Major: History

Honors and Awards
-Co-Recipient, Missouri Association of Criminal Defense Attorney's Atticus Finch Award for trial Excellence

Professional Associations and Memberships
-Missouri Civil Commitment Defense Task Force, Member

Past Employment Positions
-St. Louis City Public Defenders Office, Trial Attorney
-State of Vermont Defender Generals office, Trial Attorney
Education
  • Washington University School of Law
    Juris Doctorate

Gilbert Sison

Associate

Gilbert Sison is an associate with Rosenblum, Schwartz, Rogers & Glass, P.C. Gil graduated cum laude from Louisiana State University in 1995 majoring in Economics and Philosophy. Gil received his juris doctorate degree from Washington University School of Law in 2000, where he was a staff editor on the Washington University Law Quarterly. Gil also currently serves as an adjunct professor at Washington University School of Law where he coaches the school's Philip C. Jessup International Moot Court team and teaches a class on appellate advocacy and writing.

Gil received his Missouri law license in 2000 and his Illinois law license in 2001. He is also currently barred in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Missouri, Southern District of Illinois, Northern District of Ohio, and Eastern District of Michigan, as well as the Sixth Circuit and Eighth Circuit Court of Appeals. Gil is a member of the International Academy of Trial Lawyers.

Gil began his legal career doing complex civil litigation at two of St. Louis' largest law firms. His practice focused on consumer fraud, class action, health care fraud and abuse and government investigation cases. Gil's main area of practice is federal criminal and white collar criminal defense. He also does Section 1983 constitutional rights litigation.

Areas of Practice
-Federal Criminal and White Collar Criminal Defense
-Consumer Fraud
-Class Action
-Health Care Fraud and Abuse
-Government Investigation Cases

Bar Admissions
-Missouri, 2000
-Illinois, 2001
-U.S. District Court Eastern District of Missouri
-U.S. District Court Southern District of Illinois
-U.S. District Court Northern District of Ohio
-U.S. District Court Eastern District of Michigan
-U.S. Court of Appeals 6th Circuit
-U.S. Court of Appeals 8th Circuit

Education
-Washington University School of Law, St. Louis, Missouri
--J.D. - 2000
--Honors: Coacher, School's Philip C. Jessup International Moot Court Team
--Law Review: Washington University Law Quarterly, Staff Editor
-Louisiana State University - 1995
--Major: Economics and Philosophy

Classes/Seminars
-Adjunct Professor, Appellate Advocacy and Writing, Washington University School of Law

Professional Associations and Memberships
-International Academy of Trial Lawyers, Member
Education
  • Washington University School of Law
    Juris Doctorate

Nathan Swanson

Nathan Swanson is an associate with Rosenblum, Schwartz, Rogers & Glass. Nathan received his B.A. from the Colorado College in 2004, and his M.A. from King's College, London in 2006. He graduated from the University of Denver Sturm College of Law in 2009.

While at DU, Nathan served as a student attorney with the Civil Rights Clinic, representing those incarcerated in the Supermax prison, located in Canon City, Colorado. He was admitted to the Colorado Bar in October, 2009, and to the Missouri Bar in April, 2010. His primary area of practice is criminal defense.

Areas of Practice
-Criminal Defense

Bar Admissions
-Colorado, 2009
-Missouri, 2010

M. Edward Williams

Of Counsel

Edward Williams recently retired from the Circuit Court of Jefferson County, Missouri after serving over sixteen years as a Circuit Judge. Judge Williams is now of counsel to Rosenblum, Schwartz, Rogers and Glass, P.C., and will be resident in the newly established office in Hillsboro, Missouri. He is a graduate of the University of Missouri, B.A. '64 and the University of Missouri School of Law, J.D. '66. He was admitted to the Missouri Bar in 1966 and later to the bars of Virginia, Pennsylvania, and the Eastern District of Missouri. After several years of corporate practice early in his career in Missouri, Virginia and Pennsylvania, his desire to do trial work led him to accept a position in legal services in southeast Missouri where he tried numerous civil and criminal matters. That was followed by his appointment as Public Defender for Jefferson County. After three years as Public Defender, he was elected Prosecuting Attorney of Jefferson County. After leaving that position he was in private practice in Hillsboro for fourteen years with an emphasis on criminal defense and personal injury. In 1994 he was appointed to the bench by the late Governor Mel Camahan. During his lengthy career in public service and private practice, Judge Williams tried many criminal and civil jury trials and presided over many more, including several tried by Scott Rosenblum. Judge Williams emphasis will be on criminal defense, but he will also handle select civil matters including personal injury and mediation of civil disputes.

Areas of Practice
-Criminal Defense
-Criminal Law

-Bar Admissions
-Missouri, 1966
-U.S. District Court Eastern District of Missouri, 1973

Education
-University of Missouri School of Law
--J.D.
-University of Missouri, St. Louis, Missouri
--B.A.

Past Employment Positions
-Circuit Court of Jefferson County, Judge, 1994 - 2010
-State of Missouri, Public Defender of Jefferson County, 1977 - 1980

Languages
-English
Education
  • University of Missouri School of Law
    Juris Doctorate
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