Drunk Driving Lawyer in Saint Louis | Stephen R. Welby

Filed Under (Illinois, Missouri) by Editor on 04-20-2012

Stephen Welby is an experienced criminal lawyer in Saint Louis with a specialization in drunk driving charges, drug crime possession and violations.  His work ethic and aggressive defense strategies have allowed others to view him as a lawyer who is prepared to defend the most challenging criminal cases.


  • Washington University, J.D., 1991
  • St. Mary’s University of San Antonio, B.A., 1987

Admitted to Practice

  • Missouri and U.S. District Court, Eastern & Western Districts of Missouri
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of Illinois
  • Illinois, U.S. Court of Appeals, Seventh and Eighth Circuits
  • United States Supreme Court

Professional Memberships

  • Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis
  • The Missouri Bar
  • Illinois State Bar Association
  • National Association of Criminal Defense Attorneys
  • Missouri Association of Criminal Defense Attorneys
  • Order of the Coif
  • Order of the Barristers
  • Washington University Law Quarterly
  • Panel of lead attorneys, Eastern District of Missouri & Southern District of Illinois Criminal Justice Defense Bar

Having handled over 500 federal cases, Mr. Welby is an accomplished criminal defense attorney in Saint Louis, dedicated to offering his clients the highest level of criminal defense in dozens of towns, counties and geographic areas throughout Missouri and Illinois.

The Welby Law Firm, LLC
1221 Locust Street, 4th Floor
St. Louis, Missouri 63103

Craig M. Ortwerth

Filed Under (Illinois, Missouri) by Editor on 09-11-2010

Craig M. OrtwerthCRAIG M. ORTWERTH
Accomplished Personal Injury Attorney

Martindale-Hubbell A.V. Peer Review Rated – Craig M. Ortwerth

Craig Ortwerth is a managing partner at the firm McChesney & Ortwterth LLC, the Saint Louis auto accident lawyers. Within the firm, Mr. Ortwerth focuses his practice on personal injury, trucking accidents, wrongful death, medical malpractice, product liability and workers’ compensation. McChesney & Ortwerth has had many successes representing plaintiffs with injury claims, including a $1.5 million settlement for a plaintiff who sustained traumatic brain injuries in a trucking accident. As validation of these successes, Mr. Ortwerth’s firm has earned a superlative Martindale-Hubbell’s A.V. Peer Review Rating

Mr. Ortwerth earned his law degree from the University of Missouri in 1998 and was admitted to the Missouri Bar the same year.  In 2006, he expanded his practice by joining the Illinois Bar.  To cap off his accreditations, Mr. Ortwerth is also a member of the Missouri Association of Trial Attorneys and the Association of Trial Lawyers in America. Find out more atMcChesney & Ortwerth, LLC.