Best Law FirmBest Law Firm 2016

Behr, McCarter & Potter, P.C. is a group of very good people and outstanding civil trial lawyers serving clients in Missouri and Illinois State and Federal Courts. We listen to you. We help you. We fight for you. Your success is our passion.

U.S. News and World Report has named Behr, McCarter & Potter, P.C. one of the ten best Commercial Litigation firms and the ten best Medical Malpractice defense firms in St. Louis.

We are trial attorneys who practice civil litigation with special emphasis on Commercial Litigation, Professional Liability, Construction Law, Personal Injury, Product Liability, Employment Law, Municipal Law, and cases involving Business Transactions. We also work with owners, developers and contractors on Real Estate projects.

We are the only law firm in St. Louis County with two recipients of Missouri’s most prestigious trial lawyer award, the Lon O. Hocker Memorial Trial Lawyer Award.

We are committed to serving the Bar as well as our clients. Two of our attorneys have served as President of the St. Louis County Bar Association and another as President of the Lawyers Association. One of our attorneys has been honored to serve as President of the entire Missouri Bar and another to serve a six-year elected term on the 21st Circuit Judicial Commission for the selection of Judges in St. Louis County.

The firm is rated “AV” (the highest rating possible) and eight of our attorneys are individually rated “AV” by Martindale-Hubbell®. Three of our attorneys have been selected by their peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America® and three of our attorneys have been named Missouri and Kansas Super Lawyers®.

We practice in Missouri and Illinois State and Federal Courts and are located one block from the St. Louis County Courthouse. Helping you is what we do!

Contact Information

The Sevens Building, Suite 1400
7777 Bonhomme Avenue
St. Louis, MO 63105
Phone: 314-862-3800

Firm Attorneys

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Anthony R. Behr Anthony R. Behr Behr, McCarter & Potter, P.C.
Practicing in: Product Liability Litigation - Defendants
Practicing in: Product Liability Litigation - Defendants
W. Dudley McCarter W. Dudley McCarter Behr, McCarter & Potter, P.C.
Practicing in: Litigation - Construction
Practicing in: Litigation - Construction

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    o      Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association
    o      Argosy Casino
    o      Baldwin & Lyons, Inc.
    o      Beach Electric Co.
    o      Bond Wolfe Architects
    o      Butler Supply
    o      Byrne & Jones Construction
    o      Casino Queen
    o      City of Arnold
    o      City of DeSoto
    o      City of Jennings
    o      City of Macon
    o      City of Rolla
    o      Community Health Systems, Inc.
    o      Connell Co.
    o      Contract Freighters, Inc.
    o      Con-Way, Inc.
    o      Crossroads Community Hospital
    o      Demien Construction Co.
    o      Epic Systems
    o      Executive Jet Charter
    o      Express Personnel Services
    o      Fifth Third Bank
    o      Firemen’s Fund
    o      Firetech
    o      First Community Credit Union
    o      Flooring Systems
    o      Gateway Regional Medical Center
    o      Gershenson Construction Co.
    o      Heartland Regional Medical Center
    o      Intermed Insurance Company
    o      Interstate Insurance Company
    o      John Smith Masonry
    o      Keystone Mutual Insurance Company
    o      Kuhlman Design Group
    o      Lee Deering Electric
    o      Lewis & Clark Marine
    o      Mattingly Lumber & Millwork
    o      Melton Truck Lines, Inc.
    o      Mineral Area Regional Medical Center
    o      Missouri Intergovernmental Risk Management Association (MIRMA)
    o      Moberly Regional Medical Center
    o      Morganite
    o      National Indemnity Group
    o      Negwer Materials
    o      Ophthalmic Mutual Insurance Company
    o      Orf Construction
    o      Pace Construction Col
    o      Pharmacists Mutual Insurance Companies
    o      Physical Enhancement Group
    o      Physicians Group, L.C.
    o      Protective Insurance Company
    o      Red Bud Hospital
    o      RPA Construction Services
    o      Stephens Floor Covering Company
    o      The Bar Plan
    o      Thermal Ceramics
    o      Thermic Refractories
    o      United States Aviation Underwriters
    o      Ursuline Academy
    o      Washington University
    o      Westport Pools
    o      Zurich Insurance Company      

    Behr, McCarter & Potter, P.C.

    Contact Information

    The Sevens Building, Suite 1400
    7777 Bonhomme Avenue
    St. Louis, MO 63105
    Phone: 314-862-3800



    Office Administration


    Partners: 9
    Associates: 6
    Paralegals: 1
    Non-Legal Employees: 7

    Practice Areas

    Commercial Litigation
    Construction Law
    Litigation - Construction
    Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants
    Product Liability Litigation - Defendants