Teneil L. Kellerman


Teneil’s professional career has been devoted to litigation. She has extensive and diverse experience in handling cases in the areas of civil litigation, criminal and family law. Her career began as a public defender in the City of St. Louis where she represented hundreds of clients and tried dozens of cases to juries and judges. Teneil’s passion for justice has carried over into her private practice, where she strives to make sure each client is treated fairly by the system. Whether it is someone who has been injured by another’s negligence, someone navigating through divorce or custody matters or someone facing criminal charges – Teneil handles each case to ensure her client understands the judicial system and receives the best possible outcome.

Areas of Practice

Personal Injury
Medical Malpractice
Wrongful Death
Workers Compensation
Probate Litigation
Criminal Defense (federal)
Divorce and Custody matters

Bar Admissions

State of Missouri
Eastern District of Missouri
Southern District of Illinois
US Patent and Trademark Office


J.D. from Saint Louis University School of Law
B.A. in Chemistry from Southern Illinois University at Edwardsville

Professional Associations and Memberships

Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis
St. Louis County Bar Association
Missouri Association of Trial Attorneys
Missouri Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers