Richard J. Eisen


Richard J. Eisen has tried and settled numerous complex family law cases. He frequently lectures and publishes articles in the area of family law. He is a certified divorce mediator and has been appointed by the Court as a Guardian ad Litem for children in custody disputes. He concentrates his practice in the area of family/domestic law, including dissolution of marriage, legal separation, paternity, maintenance, child support, child custody, modification matters, enforcement, and pre/post-nuptial agreements. once again, Rick was nominated as a 2017 Super Lawyer.

Professional Affiliations

The Missouri Bar, Past Chair, Legislative Sub-Committee of the Family Law Section
St. Louis County Bar Association, Past President and Executive Board Member
The Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis
Illinois Bar Association
Cardozo Society
Kids In The Middle, Legal Counsel and Past Board Member
Solomon-Schechter Day School, Past Board Member

Practice Areas

Family/Domestic Law
Juvenile Law


J.D., Washington and Lee University, 1981
B.A., History and Philosophy, Washington University – St. Louis, 1978, Magna Cum Laude


Missouri and Illinois

Publications/Speaking Engagements

Co-Author, “Modification of Child Custody: A Step-By-Step Approach,” The St. Louis Bar Journal, Spring 2009, Vol. 55, No. 4.

Co-Author, “Dissolution of Marriage: A Practical Overview,” Missouri Medicine, November/December 2004, Vol. 101, No. 6.

Numerous speaking engagements