Attorney Poster

Dorothy L. White-Coleman | Member/Manager

Principal Areas Of Practice:

Business and Commercial Litigation, Corporate and Business Law, Tort Litigation, Municipal Law and Municipal Finance, particularly:

  • Administrative
  • Contracts
  • Corporate and Business
  • Business and Commercial Litigation
  • Insurance and Personal Injury Litigation
  • Labor and Employment Law and Related Litigation
  • Municipal Finance and Related Securities Law
  • Municipal Government Law
  • Products Liability
  • Real Estate
  • School and Educational Law
  • Trade Secrets, Trademark and Copyright Infringement
Admitted To Bar:

Missouri and Illinois. Preparatory Education: University of Missouri-St. Louis (B.A. Political Science). Legal Education: St. Louis University School of Law (J.D., Cum Laude).

Prior Legal Experience:

White, Ovletrea & Watson, L.C./White & Watson, L.C., St. Louis, Missouri, Member/Manager; Peoples, Hale & Coleman, St. Louis, Missouri, Partner; Husch & Eppenberger, LLC, St. Louis, Missouri, Associate; United States Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit, Staff Law Clerk to the late Honorable Floyd R. Gibson; Husch & Eppenberger, LLC, Summer Intern.

Professional Affiliations:

American Bar Association, Delegate; The Missouri Bar, Special Committee on Women and Minorities, Chair; Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis, Board of Governors-Presidential Liaison, and Co-Chair, Family Law Committee; Illinois Bar Association; Mound City Bar Association, Presi¬dent; National Bar Association (“NBA”); Missouri Commission on Continuing Legal Education, Commissioner; Bar Committee of the Twenty-Second Judicial Circuit, Division Special Representative; Industrial Develop¬ment Authori¬ty, City of St. Louis, Board of Directors; Adjunct Professor, Civil Practice, St. Louis University School of Law; Civil Justice Reform Act Advisory Group of the U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Missouri; St. Louis City Private Industry Council, Board of Directors; Downtown St. Louis Management Corporation, Board of Directors,; Downtown St. Louis Community Improvement District, Board of Directors, Chair; St. Louis Housing Authority, Chair, Board of Commissioners; Missouri Supreme Court Rules Committee; St. Louis Internship Program, Board of Directors; African Heritage Association of St. Louis, Inc., Board of Directors (2000 to present); Downtown Economic Stimulus Authority of the City of St. Louis, Board of Commissioners; The Advisory Committee of the Supreme Court of Missouri, member, Chair (2016 to present); The Missouri Bar Foundation, Board of Directors (2008 to present); The Partnership for Downtown St. Louis, Board of Directors; Women’s Justice Award-Litigation Practitioner; NBA Esquire Award-Outstanding Leadership in the Profession and the Community; Mound City Bar Association Legal Legends Award; Missouri Lawyers Weekly ICON Award.