Kevin T. Lake

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Family Law Attorney in St. Louis, MO

Lake Law, LLC
 | 7777 Bonhomme Avenue, Suite 1501, St. Louis, MO 63105
Phone: 314-863-0077
Selected To Super Lawyers: 2019
Licensed Since: 1998
Practice Areas:
  • Family Law (70%),
  • Estate Planning & Probate (20%),
  • Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff (10%)
Attorney Profile

As the founder and owner of Lake Law, LLC, in St. Louis, Missouri, attorney Kevin T. Lake provides exceptional representation to clients across his region who have legal needs involving any of the following:

  • Adoptions
  • Family law and divorce
  • Estate planning and probate
  • Personal injury
  • DUI/DWI and traffic violations defense

A native of St. Louis, Mr. Lake has a genuine concern for the legal issues that affect the members of his community. As the third in a line of attorneys in his family, he fully understands the role of a legal counselor in helping people resolve their conflicts and achieve their goals with regards to their complex legal challenges. As such, he delivers highly personalized counsel and dedicated support to all he serves, and he has achieved notable success throughout his more than 21 years in practice.

The father of three adopted children with special needs, Mr. Lake has a unique insight into the process, which enables him to better address his clients' issues and help smooth the process as they seek to expand their families. A compassionate lawyer, he also serves as a certified guardian ad litem in contentious child custody battles as well as in domestic violence situations. He has extensive experience handling numerous family law cases and making recommendations before state and federal courts across the state, including the Missouri Court of Appeals.

A 1995 graduate of Brigham Young University, Mr. Lake obtained his Juris Doctor from Saint Louis University School of Law in 1998. While pursuing his legal degree, he was an active member and finalist of the school's moot court competition as well as an officer of the student Employment Law Association. He holds his license to practice in Illinois and Missouri, and he is admitted to practice before the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Missouri.

Active in his legal community, Mr. Lake is a member of the Missouri Bar Association and once served as chair of the J. Reuben Clark Law Society's St. Louis Chapter. He also serves on the adjunct legal faculty at the University of Phoenix's St. Louis campus, and he has conducted numerous lectures and seminars across his region on a variety of legal topics.

Recognized for his professionalism and service, Mr. Lake earned the Top 10 Attorney Award from the National Academy of Family Law Attorneys in 2016 along with designation as a Top 100 Attorney from The National Advocates. He also holds a Lead Counsel designation, and he has received 'Superb' client ratings on Avvo.

 
Practice Areas
Lawyer Practice Area Pie Chart

Family Law (70%): Adoption, Custody & Visitation, Divorce

Estate Planning & Probate (20%)

Personal Injury - General (10%)

Focus Areas

Adoption, Custody & Visitation, Divorce

Selections

Selected to Super Lawyers for 1 yearsbottom-image

Super Lawyers: 2019

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About Kevin Lake

Admitted: 1998, Missouri

Professional Webpage: https://lakelawllc.com/index.php/attorneys/

Honors/Awards:

  • 10/10 Rating, Avvo
  • Lead Counsel Verification in Family Law, Lead Counsel Review Board
  • Received the Top 100 Lawyers Award from The National Advocates in 2016., Top 100 Lawyers, The National Advocates, 2016
  • Finalist, Moot Court competition, Saint Louis University School of Law
  • Received the Top 10 Attorney Award from the National Academy of Family Law Attorneys om 2016., Top 10 Attorney award, National Academy of Family Law Attorneys, 2016

Special Licenses/Certifications:

  • Certified Guardian Ad Litem

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • Missouri Bar, 1998
  • Missouri Bar Association, Member
  • United States District Court for the Eastern District of Missouri
  • Student Employment Law Association, Officer
  • Member of the J. Reuben Clark Law Society (past chair of the St. Louis chapter), 2019
  • Illinois Bar, 1999

Pro bono/Community Service:

  • Board member of the Judevine Center for Autism., 2018

Scholarly Lectures/Writings:

  • Adjunct Professor, University of Phoenix, St. Louis Campus, Business Law, Employment Law, and Negotiations, 2005-2010

Educational Background:

  • Received a Bachelor of Arts degree from Brigham Young University, 1995
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Office Location for Kevin T. Lake

7777 Bonhomme Avenue, Suite 1501
St. Louis, MO 63105

Phone: 314-863-0077

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Last Updated: 10/19/2019

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