Lisa G. Moore was working full time in business management while she earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology from Columbia College in 1994. When she entered law school in 1995, she began her legal career as a law clerk with Paule, Camazine and Blumenthal, P.C. and in 1998 she received her law degree from St. Louis University School of Law. Ms. Moore’s natural leadership skills are evident in both her legal career and business career prior to law school.

Listed as a Missouri and Kansas Super Lawyers-Rising Star in 2008, Best Lawyers in Missouri in 2015, Who’s Who in Law in 2015 and Best Lawyers in America in 2015 and 2016, Ms. Moore is well known for her superior skills and knowledge when dealing with complex child custody and child support cases. Ms. Moore maximizes every possible advantage for her client in order to accomplish their goals whether in settlement negotiations or at trial. She is focused and prepared and a zealous advocate for her clients, both in and out of the courtroom.

Ms. Moore’s educational background in psychology, along with her direct and strong personality, makes her a tireless and knowledgeable advocate for her clients who are often overwhelmed dealing with either their own, or a spouse’s, issues with physical abuse, emotional abuse, sexual abuse, alienation, neglect, mental illness or personality disorders, drugs or alcohol abuse or addiction and gambling or sex addiction.

Ms. Moore is sought after to speak and write by numerous organizations and she has authored various articles relative to family law issues, especially in child custody issues.

In addition to her passion for working with families dealing with difficult and emotional issues, Ms. Moore has been a very active member of numerous professional organizations and has served in numerous leadership roles for the American Bar Association, St. Louis Bar Foundation, Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis and St. Louis County Bar Association.

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Areas of Practice

  • Complex Financial and Business Valuation Issues in Divorce Cases
  • Complex Property Division Issues including Separate Property Claims and Tax Issues in Divorce Cases
  • Complex Child Custody Cases, involving Drug, Alcohol, Gambling or Other Addictions, Mental Illness and Personality Disorders, Physical, Emotional or Verbal Abuse, Special Educational Needs, Learning Disabilities, and Physical Handicaps
  • Child Support Cases involving Original Awards, Increases and Decreases of Support, Extraordinary and Educational Expenses for Children
  • Paternity Determinations including Child Custody Orders and Child Support Orders
  • Third-Party Custody Cases and Guardianship Cases
  • Maintenance/Spousal Support
  • Motions to Modify Legal and Physical Custody, Visitation, Child Support and Maintenance/Spousal Support
  • Adult Abuse Orders of Protection, Child Orders of Protection, Temporary Restraining Orders
  • Enforcement of Orders/Contempt Proceedings
  • Relocation Cases (Moving Within or Outside the State)

Bar Admissions

  • Missouri, 1998

Education

  • Saint Louis University School of Law, St. Louis, Missouri
    • J.D. – 1998
  • Columbia College, Columbia, Missouri
    • B.A. – 1994
    • Major: Psychology

Published Works

  • Chapter on Execution of Judgments, (Co-Author), The Missouri Bar Family Law Continuing Legal Education Deskbook
  • Missouri Lawyers Weekly; “Interfaith Divorces and Parenting Issues.”
  • Missouri Lawyers Weekly; “Protecting your Business Before the Divorce.”

Representation

  • Legal Services of Eastern Missouri; Pro Bono Representation
  • Motion for Kids/Angel Tree-BAMSL
  • Read Across America-BAMSL
  • Teens Speak Out-BAMSL
  • Mock Trial-BAMSL
  • St. Louis University School of Law; Speaker, Civil Litigation
  • St. Louis University School of Law; Speaker, Family Law

Classes/Seminars

  • Presenter, The Mental Health Profession, Duty to Warn, Lorman Education Services
  • Presenter, Equitable Distribution in Divorce Settlements, National Business Institute
  • Presenter, Tax Issues in Property Settlements, National Business Institute
  • Presenter, Custody Issues-Fantasy and Realism, Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis
  • Presenter, Child Custody and Visitation in Missouri, National Business Institute
  • Presenter, Litigation Techniques-Presenting Your Case, National Business Institute
  • Presenter, Psychological Assessment and Expert Testimony in Custody Cases, University of Missouri-Columbia School of Law
  • Presenter, Divorce Cases From Start to Finish, Institute for Paralegal Education
  • Presenter, High Conflict Custody Cases, Missouri Bar Association
  • Moderator and Contributor, It’s All About the Kids: Should they Testify?, the Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis.
  • Moderator and Contributor, It’s All About the Kids: Alienation, Abuse, and Supervision, Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis

Honors and Awards

  • Best Lawyers, “Lawyer of the Year,” 2017—Family Law – St. Louis.
  • Law Firm Leader Award, Missouri Lawyers Media, 2016
  • Best Lawyers in America, Family Law, 2015 and 2016
  • Who’s Who in Law, Top Legal Eagles, St. Louis Business Journal, 2015
  • Missouri and Kansas Super Lawyers-Rising Star, 2008
  • Distinguished Fellow, Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis, 2004
  • Award of Merit, Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis, 2003

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Bar Association of Metro St. Louis; Young Lawyers Division; Chair, Chair Elect, Vice-Chair, 2000 – 2003
  • Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis; Board of Governors, 2004 – 2005
  • Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis; Angel Tree Project, Executive Committee, 2003 to Current
  • Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis; Family Law Section; Secretary, 2015
  • Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis; Mock Trial Evaluator and Judge, 2000 to Current
  • American Bar Association; Young Lawyers Delegate, 2003 – 2005
  • St. Louis Bar Foundation; Board of Governors, 2004 – 2005
  • St. Louis County Bar: Executive Committee, 2012 to Current

Pro Bono Activities

  • St. Louis County Special Prosecutor; Indirect Criminal Contempt 2011 to Current
  • St. Louis County Family Court Rules Committee 2009-2010
  • ALIVE-Alternatives to Living in Violent Environments; Seminars and Pro Bono

Past Employment Positions

  • Paule, Camazine and Blumenthal, P.C.
    • Law Clerk, 1995-1998
    • Associate, 1998-2005
    • Shareholder/Partner, 2005-Current
    • Board of Directors, 2008- Current
    • Firm President, 2015-Current