Lauren brings both tenacity and compassion to her practice which concentrates in the areas of family law and probate consisting of divorces, custody modifications, adoptions, Guardian ad Litem work, estate planning, and guardianships. Lauren most enjoys putting her legal analysis and courtroom skills to practice in helping her clients navigate difficult custody and related matters.
While she understands she cannot spare her clients the emotional grief they may experience, Lauren strives to put their legal concerns to rest so that they can focus on their own needs and the needs of their families. When dealing with family law cases, it is essential to have an attorney who is familiar with the law and comfortable in the courtroom. Lauren enjoys being able to provide experienced and dedicated advocacy for her clients and their families in an otherwise unfamiliar and sometimes overwhelming process.
Lauren graduated from Southeast Missouri State with a degree in Political Science and Legal Communications. Subsequently, she graduated with her Juris Doctor from William H. Bowen School of Law where she was awarded the Deans Certificate of Distinguished Public Service, the Sandra Wilson Cherry Endowment for Legal Studies, and the Deans Fellow Scholarship for Legal Studies. Lauren is a member of the Missouri Bar Association – Family Law Section, the Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis, and the St. Charles County Bar Association. When she is not practicing law, Lauren can be found reading, woodworking, playing volleyball and golf, and enjoying the outdoors with her two dogs Teddy Roosevelt and Truman.