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Matthew A. Radefeld - St. Louis, MO

7710 Carondelet AvenueSuite 350 St. Louis, MO 63105- 3319

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Updated: 08/26/2020

St. Louis Criminal Law Lawyer


Matthew is a principal in the law firm of Frank, Juengel & Radefeld, Attorneys at Law in Clayton, Missouri specializing in Federal and State criminal law. He has tried cases throughout Illinois, Missouri, and the District Court of Eastern Missouri. He has argued before the Eastern District of Missouri, the Missouri Supreme Court and U.S.C.A. for the Eighth Circuit. He is licensed in the U.S. Supreme Court and the U.S.C.A for the Armed Forces...


Bar Admissions

  • Missouri, 2000
  • Illinois, 2001
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Missouri, 2000
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Missouri, 2016
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Illinois, 2003
  • U.S. District Court Central District of Illinois, 2018
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces, 2005
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 8th Circuit, 2000
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 7th Circuit, 2018
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 2004

Other Affiliations

  • Defense Counsel/Treatment Team Member, Veteran's Treatment Court-St. Louis County Circuit Court
  • St. Louis County Bar Association (Executive Council Member)
  • Fellow, Missouri Bar Foundation, inducted 2015
  • Barrister, The Theodore McMillan American Inn of Court, 2012-2014
  • Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis, Criminal Law Section (Former Chair)
  • The Missouri Bar, Young Lawyer Council (Elected Delegate)
  • National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (Member, Military Law Comm.)
  • Missouri Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (Member)
  • Criminal Justice Act Lead Panel, Eastern District of Missouri (Member)

Classes and Seminars

  • Speaker, Mini-Law School, Missouri Bar & Saint Louis University School of Law, 2015
  • Presenter, Missouri State Legislature and Senate Joint Commission of Reformation of Sex Offender Registration Laws, 2014
  • Speaker, Criminal Law 101, Missouri Bar Annual Meeting, 2012
  • Contributor, Lorman Education Services, CLE Webinars(several Criminal Law Topics), 2014

Past Positions

  • Judge Advocate General Corps, U.S. Army Reserves, Captain, 2002 - 2011
  • U.S. Marine Corps, Corporal, 1993 - 2000


  • Saint Louis University School of Law, St. Louis, Missouri


Offers Free Initial Consultation

Accepts Credit Cards


Published Works

  • Gun Laws in America and Missouri: An Overview, The St. Louis Bar Journal, Fall 2016
  • DWI-Manual, Missouri Bar Desk Reference Series, Editor, 2014
  • Ever Heard of the Lautenberg Amendment? Don't Worry You're Not Alone,, Missouri Lawyers Weekly, October, 2005

Office Information


7710 Carondelet AvenueSuite 350 St. Louis, MO 63105- 3319


  • 314-721-4377

Office Hours

M-F 8:30-5:30


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Included on the 2022 Missouri & Kansas list

Past Lists

  • 2021 Missouri & Kansas Super Lawyers list
  • 2020 Missouri & Kansas Super Lawyers list
  • 2019 Missouri & Kansas Super Lawyers list
  • 2018 Missouri & Kansas Super Lawyers list
  • 2017 Missouri & Kansas Super Lawyers list
  • 2016 Missouri & Kansas Super Lawyers list
  • 2015 Missouri & Kansas Super Lawyers list
  • 2014 Missouri & Kansas Super Lawyers list
  • 2013 Missouri & Kansas Super Lawyers list
  • 2012 Missouri & Kansas Super Lawyers list
  • 2011 Missouri & Kansas Super Lawyers list
  • 2010 Missouri & Kansas Super Lawyers list
  • 2009 Missouri & Kansas Super Lawyers list

View the profile for Matthew A. Radefeld on Super Lawyers


  • Listee, Marquis Who’s Who in American Law, 2019
  • Recipient, Lon O. Hocker Trial Lawyer Award, Missouri Bar Foundation, 2014
  • Honoree, Missouri & Kansas Super Lawyer (Criminal Law), 2010 - 2017
  • Honoree, Missouri & Kansas Super Lawyers-Rising Star, 2009
  • Honoree, ATLA's Top 100 Trial Attorneys in Missouri, 2009 - 2017
  • Honoree, Missouri Lawyer's Weekly "Up & Coming" Lawyer Award, 2009
  • Recipient, Roy F. Essen Outstanding Young Lawyer Award, St. Louis County Bar Association, 2009
  • Honoree, St. Louis Business Journal's "30 Under 30," Class of 2004
  • Recipient, Milton Napier Award for Excellence in Litigation, St. Louis Lawyers Association, 2000
  • TOP 50 in St. Louis Super Lawyers

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