Chris graduated from Washburn University Law School in 1986 and participated in one of the first law school clinical programs in the country. He graduated in two and a half years rather than the three years most take to complete their degree. Since 1987 he has been licensed in Missouri and Illinois and has the highest attorney rating of AV. Chris belongs to the Missouri and Illinois Bar Associations. His undergraduate studies were a Southeast Missouri State University where he earned a Bachelor’s of Science in business administration in 1982. He has taught constitutional law at the St. Charles Police Academy.
When you call The Doskocil Law Firm, P.C., Managing Partner Chris Doskocil answers every call when he isn't in court or in a meeting. He routinely returns calls the same day, usually within minutes. When you call, you talk to Chris, not a secretary or a paralegal.
Year Joined Firm
Areas of Practice
• Divorce & Non-Contested divorce
• Traffic, DWI, Criminal
• Wills & Trusts
• Business Start Up & Support
• Real Estate
• Personal Injury
• Missouri, 1987
• Illinois, 1987
Washburn University School of Law, Topeka, Kansas
• J.D. - 1986
Southeast Missouri State University, Cape Girardeau, Missouri
• B.S. - 1982
• Major: Business Administration
• Sudden Onset Doctrine, St. Louis Lawyer, July, 1997
• Production of Documents, St. Louis Lawyer, March, 1997
• State ex rel. Knipping v. Sweeney, 850 S.W.2d 94 (Mo. Supreme Ct. 1993)
• Constitutional Law, St. Charles Police Academy, 1986 – 1990
John is the Founding Partner of Doskocil Law Firm and graduated St. Louis University Law School and has been licensed in Missouri since 1959 with the highest attorney rating of AV. John is a former City attorney and prosecuting attorney and Municipal Judge from 1972 to 2000.
Year Joined Firm
• U.S. District Court Eastern District of Missouri, 1959
Saint Louis University School of Law, St. Louis, Missouri
• J.D. - 1959
• Harris-Stowe State College, St Louis, Missouri
•A.A., Associate in Arts - 1953
Professional Associations and Memberships
• Missouri Air National Guard, 1 year duty in France. Discharged as Capt. Judge Advocate General Corp, 1959 - 1965
• Phi Delta Phi
About Doskocil Law Firm
58 Years of Experience Helping Clients with Divorce and Family Legal Services
We have several offices around town to meet with our clients. Our goal is to be available where and when you need us. We use e-mail and smartphones. Chris responds to all incoming e-mails and calls, seven days a week, 14 hours a day. If Chris is in court or with another client, your inquiry will be returned as soon as possible. Research shows that clients want prompt responsive communication from their lawyer, so that's what we provide. If you are reading this you may be shopping for a lawyer. Call us, call other lawyers, and see for yourself what it's like to receive prompt legal communication. We are always prepared, and we have the experience to provide the representation and advice you want and deserve. We offer flat fees for many services so you know exactly what your legal representation will cost.
- We get to know you by being available for your calls and making convenient home and office visits.
- We apply our decades of legal experience in offering you direct, realistic counsel that helps you make decisions in your best interest.
- Our goal is to keep you fully informed and advised so you can make informed and knowledgeable decisions.
Counsel You Can Understand, and Fees You Can Afford
When you need affordable, experienced legal counsel for you, your family, or your business, call now to reach Chris Doskocil of the Doskocil Law Firm P.C.
We handle the types of legal matters most people need, sooner or later. Trusts, wills, and business formation are usually low stress non-litigation matters. Family law and divorce, traffic, DWI, and criminal matters can come with a lot of stress and anxiety due to the uncertainty of the outcome. We understand this and are available to answer your questions and concerns. Contact a criminal defense attorney today.
At the top of the page you see we are "Results Oriented." That means we use our experience and efficiency to accomplish the best possible result in a cost-effective manner. That doesn't mean we win every case, but we prepare and present every case to win.
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In every case, we make personal attention to your needs and goals a priority. Contact attorney Chris Doskocil today for a free five to ten minute phone consultation or time-efficient fee quote on the legal services you require.
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