Cary J. Mogerman - Zerman Mogerman LLC

Cary J. Mogerman

Listed in Best Lawyers since 1999

Cary J. Mogerman has been listed in "Best Lawyers" since 1999, and was named its "Lawyer of the Year, Family Law, St.  Louis" in 2009.  He a Fellow of the American Academy of  Matrimonial Lawyers and currently serves as a vice president of the organization.  He is also a Fellow of the International Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, and a Diplomate of the American College of Family Trial Lawyers, an organization limited to 100 members from throughout the United States.  The publication known as Missouri/Kansas Super Lawyers lists Cary as one of St. Louis' "Top 50 Super Lawyers", as well as one of the "Top 100 Super Lawyers" in Missouri/Kansas. He holds the "AV" rating of the Martindale Hubbell Legal Directory.

Cary serves annually on the faculty of the Family Law Trial Advocacy Institute of the ABA and the National Institute for Trial Advocacy (NITA) in Boulder, Colorado, as well as the Institute for Family Law Associates of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, in Chicago Illinois.   In 2008 he was named the Missouri Bar's "Roger P. Krumm Family Law Practitioner of the Year," an award presented annually to a Missouri family law attorney "...in recognition of excellence, skill, integrity, commitment and dedication to the improvement and advancement of family law practice..."   He is a former chair of the Family Law Section of the Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis and a past-president of the Missouri Chapter of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers.

Cary's practice is concentrated on dissolution of marriage matters and related appellate practice.  He received a JD degree from the Washington University School of Law (1985) and a BA degree from Drake University (1982).   He frequently lectures on a variety of topics related to the practice of marital and family law, and has authored articles for legal journals including the Journal of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers and the St. Louis Bar Journal.   He is the co-author of the chapters entitled "Conflicts of Law" and "Characterization and Division of Property in Divorce" in the Missouri Bar deskbook entitled Missouri Family Law.   In addition to presentations on other family law topics, since 1996 he has presented annual updates on Missouri family law for the Missouri Chapter AAML, the Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis, the St. Louis County Bar Association and the Missouri Bar. 

 

 

 

 

 

Additional Information

Practicing in: Divorce, Family and Marital Law — Concentrating in the division of complex marital estates or assets such as business interests and interests in professional practices; litigation and negotiation of divorce cases; prenuptial agreements, marital settlement agreements; spousal support; child custody and support; enforcement and modification of judgments, and all matters related to divorce practice.
Divorce, Marital, and Family Law, Division of Assets, Maintenance, Child Custody — Divorce, Marital, and Family Law, with emphasis on cases involving the division of substantial or complex assets, awards of maintenance and spousal support, child custody, business interests and professional practices, novel family law issues, appeals in family law cases, prenuptial and postnuptial agreements, and all related matters.
Washington University in St. Louis School of LawJ.D. 1985Drake UniversityBA 1982
American College of Family Trial LawyersAmerican Academy of Matrimonial LawyersInternational Academy of Matrimonial LawyersAmerican Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers FoundationTheodore McMillian American Inn of CourtKahn Foundation of Temple IsraelAmerican Bar Foundation

Office Location

100 South Brentwood Boulevard, Suite 325
St. Louis, MO 63105
United States


Lawyer of the Year Awards

2009 Lawyer of the Year in Family Law of the St. Louis Metro Area
Cary J. Mogerman has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2009!

Practice Areas

Family Law (Alimony, Child Custody, Child Support, Divorce, Enforcement and Modification, Equitable Division, Litigation, Marital Settlement Agreements, Prenuptial Agreements, Special Master)

Other Information

Gender: Male