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Growe Eisen Karlen Eilerts

United States 2024


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St. Louis Trial Attorneys Growe Eisen Karlen
Distinctive Lawyers With A Distinct Purpose

Experience. Knowledge. Talent. Dedication. Words that describe what clients receive from the lawyers at Growe Eisen Karlen. Our lawyers are well known in the St. Louis community for our experience in handling complex civil litigation, including serious personal injury and wrongful death cases, complicated family and divorce law cases and sophisticated business and contract litigation. Whether its ensuring you and your family has been made whole after a traumatic injury or where the future of the family unit is entrusted into our hands we have the tenacity to make sure you, your family and even your business is taken care of.

Our team of lawyers is distinctive because we understand that preparation, discipline and hard work are the key to our successful track record in resolving client cases. In every case we handle, we make sure that we have what is necessary to present the most persuasive case possible. With that commitment, our clients are assured of being placed in the best possible position to win. Our firm’s focus is exclusively on litigation and trial practice. In every case we handle, our focus is on developing the facts, understanding the law, and partnering with our clients. In business litigation its imperative that we make it our business to understand your business as well as the risk and reward of your case.

Growe Eisen Karlen is a boutique law firm, dedicated exclusively to representing individuals in complex personal injury, wrongful death, family law, breach of contract, business tort and consumer class actions. Our clients are frequently referred to us by other practicing professionals in the St. Louis area including lawyers, accountants, medical practitioners, and investment representatives.

Our lawyers have successfully tried to conclusion well over 200 jury and court tried cases in our substantive areas of expertise. Our true value to our clients is reflected in our vast experience in all areas of trial practice and appellate procedures, regardless of the subject matter of the case.


Gary A. Growe, Senior Partner

Richard J. Eisen, Partner

Christopher Karlen, Partner

Mathew G. Eilerts, Partner

Teneil L. Kellerman, Partner

Margaret A. Boudreau, Partner

Laura K. Westerheide, Associate

Aleksandra Y. Hudson, Associate

Elizabeth C. Lillis, Associate

Ashley M. Shula, Associate


Growe Eisen Karlen Eilerts is metro ranked in 3 practice areas. Best Law Firms rankings are based on a rigorous evaluation process.

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Metro Rankings

St. Louis
Tier 1 for Family Law
Tier 2 for Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs
Tier 3 for Commercial Litigation


Regional Rankings

St. Louis
Tier 1 for Family Law
Tier 2 for Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs
Tier 3 for Commercial Litigation

Practice Areas

The below are areas of legal specialty volunteered by the firm and do not designate a specialty in which a Best Law Firms ranking is held.
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Family Law
  • Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs

Individuals Recognized in The Best Lawyers in America®

Growe Eisen Karlen Eilerts has 3 lawyers recognized for individual performance in the 2024 edition of The Best Lawyers in America®. By receiving this Best Lawyers recognition from their peers for their professional excellence, these lawyers made Growe Eisen Karlen Eilerts eligible for evaluation for Best Law Firms rankings. For almost two decades, Best Lawyers has awarded these singular accolades, making them the foundation of our Best Law Firms awards. Read more about our Best Lawyers process here.
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Main Location

St. Louis, MO
120 South Central Avenue, Suite 150
St. Louis, MO 63105
United States
314-725-1912 Call our St. Louis, MO location at 314-725-1912 Get Directions Get directions to our St. Louis, MO location

Management and Personnel

Senior Partner
Gary A. Growe


Office Administrator
Kim Frederick
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