St. Louis Business Litigation Lawyer

Our firm regularly counsels and represents business owners, governmental entities, such as school districts and local municipalities, in employment discrimination defense, contract disputes, real estate disputes, business disputes and general and estate litigation, in Missouri and Illinois. Our primary focus is on defending business and governmental entities against lawsuits. We have successfully defended a variety of employment discrimination claims, including a lawsuit brought against a municipality seeking in excess of $5 million in damages. Christopher Bent was recognized by the Missouri Lawyers Weekly as having one of the largest verdicts in the State of Missouri and was listed in the Best Lawyer magazine reflecting his uncompromising commitment to justice on both sides of the dais.

We offer estate and fiduciary litigation, arising out of the creation and administration of estate plans. We have the requisite knowledge of trust, estate and probate law, coupled with the trial experience necessary to competently represent our clients. Providing invaluable advice to fiduciaries regarding their duties is an integral part of our estate practice thereby helping our clients avoid future claims.

Attorney Christopher Bent

Ethical, Honest, & Tenacious Counsel

Attorney Christopher Bent has successfully counseled clients, informally settled disputes, and successfully litigated a variety of claims for individuals, business owners and governmental entities for several years. He was recognized for having one of the top verdicts in Missouri and was listed in St. Louis Magazine's "Best Lawyer's" magazine.

  • 19+ Years of Experience
  • Cost-Efficient Solutions
  • Online Legal Services
  • Client-Centered Practice

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When you are looking for a lawyer to represent you or your business; not for profit organization and/or estate, it is important to seek experienced legal counsel. Our team at the Law Offices of Christopher Bent, LLC has litigated nearly 1,000 cases, and we have 19 years of experience. We understand the needs of individuals and our local business community. We provide guidance on employment, contract, real estate law, probate and estates, and fiduciary litigation. Unlike some big firms, we are not just defense oriented. We represent both defendants and plaintiffs. We provide the tenacity and dedication of a major firm at an affordable price.

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