Charles E. Bridges

Charles E. Bridges

Senior Partner
Location:
St Charles, Missouri
Phone:
636-352-0693
877-341-2578 (Toll free)
Fax:
636-946-0769
Email:

Areas of Practice

  • Criminal Law
  • Family Law

Litigation Percentage

  • 90% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Certified Legal Specialties

  • Certified Specialist Instructor, Criminal Law Enforcement, Missouri, 1980

Bar Admissions

  • Missouri, 1976

Education

  • University of Missouri Columbia School of Law, Columbia, Missouri
    • J.D. - 1976
    • Law Review: Missouri Law Review, Member, 1974 - 1976
  • University of Missouri
    • B.A. magna cum laude - 1973

Published Works

  • "ABA Code of Professional Responsibility: An Attorney's Right to Self-Defense,", 40 Missouri Law Review 327-335
  • "The Application of Surface Water Rules in Urban Areas", 42 Missouri Law Review, 76-100

Classes/Seminars

  • Defending Child Sex Cases: Missouri Public Defenders Advanced Advocacy Workshop, 1990 - Present
  • "Distinguishing Between True and False Allegation of Child Sexual Abuse in Divorce Cases, Responding to Criminal Charges", The Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis, 1989 - Present
  • Instructor, Criminal Law and Procedure, St. Mary's College, 1983 - 1986

Honors and Awards

  • Best of U.S. in Family and Criminal Law
  • Recipient, Guy Thompson Award for Best Case Note, 1974 - 1975

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • St. Charles County Bar Association, Member
  • The Missouri Bar, Member

Past Employment Positions

  • St. Charles County, Missouri, Assistant Prosecuting Attorney, 1977 - 1981