Laurie Ann Knight
Laurie A. Knight, Attorney at Law, LLC is located in the small town of Eureka, Missouri. Eureka is located in West St. Louis County near the border of Franklin County and Jefferson County. This area is generally referred to as the tri-county area. Laurie grew up in Eastern Franklin County within the tri-county area. Laurie opened her Eureka office in June 2011 after years of practice in Jefferson County, Franklin County and Lincoln County.
Laurie A. Knight has a diverse background. She graduated from Saint Louis University in 2000 with an undergraduate degree in biology. She worked in the field of biology for several years after graduating from SLU. During that time she worked at Barnes-Jewish Hospital and Washington University School of Medicine. Laurie was one of the researchers of the Human Genome Project and a contributing author to an article, "Initial Sequencing and Analysis of the Human Genome Project", detailing the project in Nature. Nature is a leading scientific journal. Later she attended law school at the University of Missouri - Columbia School of Law and graduated in 2005. During her time in law school she was an active member of the law school community, worked on the Missouri Environmental Law & Policy Review Journal, and a member of the Dean's List each year of her law school education.
Laurie A. Knight has been practicing law since 2005. She is admitted to practice in the State of Missouri and in the U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Missouri. She participates in local bar associations such as the Women's Lawyers Association of Greater St. Louis and Jefferson County Bar Association. Laurie is a member of her law school alumni association. Further, she is continuously seeking opportunities to participate in the legal community and support various legal organizations and events. Also, she donates her legal services to indigent people routinely. Laurie understands that giving back to the community is an important aspect of her practice.
Laurie's philosophy in regards to practicing law is simple. No client or case is insignificant and each case is as important to Laurie as it is to the client. She handles each case with respect and provides her most diligent efforts every day. She prides herself in her professionalism and integrity. She has a small office with a professional atmosphere. She takes the time to know her clients and earn the client's trust and respect. Because of this philosophy, many clients return when a new legal matter occurs in their lives.
Her current practice areas are: Adoption, Bankruptcy, Child Custody and Support, Divorce, DWI, Family Law, Guardianship, Juvenile Law, Paternity, Probate, Traffic, Trusts, and Wills. Laurie A. Knight, Attorney at Law, LLC has flexible appointment schedules. She can meet with a client in the evening or on a Saturday upon request. Further, she provides a free consultation.
Outside of her practice, Laurie participates in a variety of activities. She is an active member of the Open Space Council of St. Louis and serves on its board. She supports various organizations within her community such as the Humane Society of Franklin County. Finally, Laurie has a large extended family and enjoys spending time with them.
To learn more about Laurie A. Knight, Attorney at Law, LLC please call today. The office phone number is 636-587-2733. Laurie A. Knight looks forward to serving you.
J.D. , University of Missouri – Columbia School of Law, 2005
Honors and Activities: Dean’s List, Missouri Environmental Law & Policy Review Journal
B.A. Biology, Saint Louis University, 2000
Jurisdictions Admitted to PracticeMissouri, 2005
U.S. District Court Eastern District of Missouri , 2005
Professional & Bar Association Memberships
Women’s Lawyers Association of Greater St. Louis
Member Since: 2008