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St. Louis General Civil Practice Firm Has Been Delivering High Quality, Cost Effective Legal Services for Almost 50 Years

Practice areas include probate and estate planning, real estate law, business law and civil litigation

Dearing & Hartzog, L.C. is a general civil practice law firm serving the community since 1968. The firm’s attorneys can help you with a variety of legal issues, including probate and estate planning, real estate law, business law, and civil litigation. Dearing & Hartzog, L.C. is located in Clayton, Missouri and represents clients throughout the St. Louis area.

The professional staff of Dearing & Hartzog, L.C. is currently comprised of two “principals,” an associate, and two attorneys who serve in an “of counsel” capacity. The principals are Theodore D. Dearing and Deborah Carter Dearing. Elaine M. Bauer is an associate with the firm, and Leonard W. Buckley, Jr. and Peter J. Merideth are of counsel. Chris Robertson and Katie Wactor are the firm’s administrative assistants.

Dearing & Hartzog, L.C.’s general civil practice includes, but is not limited to, the following areas of the law:

  • Wills, trusts and powers of attorney
  • Estate planning
  • Probate
  • Commercial and residential real estate
  •     Buying and selling of small businesses
  •     Guardianships and conservatorships
  •     Business litigation

Clayton law firm with a solid reputation

Dearing & Hartzog, L.C. was established in 1968 by James E. Dearing, Jr. (1928-2001) and Robert L. Hartzog (1937-2015). Its principals, both current and former, have all been AV® Preeminent™ Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell®, the highest recognition possible in the legal industry, for their professionalism and ethics. The attorneys at Dearing & Hartzog, L.C. take great pride in delivering high quality, cost-effective legal services.

Missouri attorneys can help at any stage of your business

The lawyers at Dearing & Hartzog, L.C. can help you regardless of the status of your business. They assist new business owners in choosing the appropriate corporate entity and can also assist owners buying and selling existing businesses. If you have a business issue that requires the knowledge and skill of a lawyer you can trust, contact the attorneys at Dearing & Hartzog, L.C.

Contact a general civil practice firm with many years of experience

Contact a law firm with a reputation you can trust to represent you today. Call the offices of Dearing & Hartzog, L.C. in Clayton, Missouri at 314-863-2700 or contact the firm online.

The attorneys at Dearing & Hartzog, L.C. serve clients in Clayton and St. Louis City, Missouri and throughout St. Louis County and the greater St. Louis metro area.