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St. Louis Criminal Defense Attorney Utilizes His Skills as a Federal Prosecutor

Fighting for clients who face criminal and drunk driving charges in Missouri and Illinois

Former Assistant U.S. Attorney Stephen R. Welby founded The Welby Law Firm, LLC to defend clients in and around St. Louis against serious criminal charges. As a former federal prosecutor, Mr. Welby has seen criminal cases from both sides of the courtroom. This unique legal perspective gives him the advantage of knowing how the prosecution may handle your case. He plans your defense strategy accordingly. An experienced litigator, Attorney Welby has even won a case that he argued before the U.S. Supreme Court.

Defending the full range of criminal offenses

Our attorneys have the experience and deep understanding of criminal law necessary to prepare a strong, effective defense. With more than 20 years of combined experience and more than 500 federal cases under their belts, our criminal defense attorneys provide wise counsel in the following areas:

Experienced legal defense for drunk driving and drug crimes

If you have been charged with driving while intoxicated (DWI) or a drug crime, you need an experienced St. Louis criminal defense lawyer on your side. We prepare your drunk driving defense with the goal of helping you avoid jail time, hefty fines and points on your license.

We defend your rights and your reputation

The Welby Law Firm, LLC is recognized in the Greater St. Louis area and throughout Missouri and Illinois as a hard-charging, results-oriented criminal law firm. Whether you are facing charges of white collar crimes, such as cybercrime, Medicare/Medicaid fraud or more common charges such as DWI or serious traffic violations, we have the know-how to defend your rights and your reputation.

Tough defense, compassionate counsel

When you have been charged with a serious crime, the attorneys at The Welby Law Firm, LLC address your worries and guide you through the criminal process with compassion. When we enter the courtroom to defend you, we advocate aggressively when you face serious charges.

Contact us for a free consultation

Nobody knows the prosecution’s plans better than a former prosecutor. Contact The Welby Law Firm, LLC online or call us at 314-732-4285 to schedule a free initial consultation. We are in downtown St. Louis, but will travel to you, if needed, anywhere throughout Missouri and Illinios.