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Amy Bender-Levy

St. Louis, Missouri Attorney

Phone:  314-244-3661

Location:  Clayton, Missouri
Fax:  314-727-2101

Amy Bender-Levy is a member of the Firm’s family law department and is licensed to practice in Missouri and Illinois as well as the US District Court for the Eastern District of Missouri.

Amy’s practice focuses on divorce, custody, modification, orders of protection, third-party custody, guardianship of adults and minors, and grandparents’ rights.  Amy serves as a Guardian ad Litem representing the best interests of children in those cases in which she is appointed by the court.  Passionate about helping others through the most difficult of circumstances, Amy recognizes that each client’s needs are unique and that every case demands her fully focused attention.

Outside of practicing law, Amy devotes her time to her husband and their three children and two dogs, is a triathlete, marathon runner, vegan, Beauty Counter consultant, and lover of the outdoors.

2021 & 2022 recipient

Areas of Practice


  • Saint Louis University School of Law, J.D.
  • University of Iowa

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Missouri Bar
  • American Bar Association
  • Bar Association of Metro St. Louis
  • Jefferson County Bar
  • St. Charles Bar
  • Missouri Board of Governors, 9th District
  • Missouri Bar Commission on Women in the Profession, Co-Chair
  • Jewish Federation, immediate past Chair of Women’s Philanthropy
  • Crown Center for Senior Living, Board Member
  • Girls on the Run, Advisory Committee member, past President

Honors and Awards

  • Best Lawyers, 2024
  • Super Lawyers, 2016-present
  • Super Lawyers, Top 50 Women in Missouri and Kansas, 2021 and 2022
  • St. Louis County Bar Association Roy Essen Award
  • Jewish Federation of St. Louis, Grossberg Award
  • Jewish Federation of St. Louis, Millstone Fellow