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What to Expect From Divorce Mediation in Missouri

February 13, 2021

Close to two percent of Missouri’s married population gets divorced every year. That equates to roughly 40 to 50 thousand divorces annually. While some couples separate amicably, others have disputes that they are unable to resolve on their own.  If you and your spouse can’t come to an agreement on the terms of your divorce, […]

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Understanding Theft Charges in Missouri – Charges, Penalties, & Defenses

February 9, 2021

Theft is the most common property crime in Missouri, accounting for more than 70 percent of property crimes in the state. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, there are more than 115,000 theft charges levied against defendants each year. However, more than 20 percent of those accused are eventually cleared of all charges.  Individuals […]

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Penalties For Sexual Crimes Against Children in Missouri

February 5, 2021

Sexual crimes charges are generally prosecuted to the full extent of the law in Missouri. That’s especially true regarding sex crimes against children. While some child sex crimes offer defendants a chance at eventual redemption, others can lead to life imprisonment.  Child sex crimes can be committed by family members, teachers, strangers, etc. They include […]

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