Mr. Schechter is an AV-rated attorney and partner in the Firm.

Primary Areas of Practice:

  • Dissolution of marriage (divorce)
  • Division of marital assets
  • Protection of nonmarital property
  • Maintenance (alimony)
  • Child custody
  • Child support
  • Motions to Modify (changing existing orders)
  • Paternity
  • Appeals
  • Enforcement of existing orders
  • Motions for Contempt
  • Orders of Protection
  • Adult abuse
  • Child abuse Legal separation


  • J.D., Washington University School of Law, 1958
  • B.S., University of Illinois, 1958


  • American Bar Association, Family Law Section
  • Missouri State Bar Association
  • Association of Trial Lawyers of America
  • Missouri Association of Trial Lawyers
  • Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis, Family & Juvenile Law Section
  • St. Louis County Bar Association

Other Distinctions:

  • Martindale-Hubbell® Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers