Steven J. Blair

Steven J. Blair

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Location:
Springfield, Missouri
Phone:
417-890-8700
Fax:
417-890-8855
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Steven Blair grew up in Bolivar, Missouri. He graduated Cum Laude in the fall of 1996 from Southwest Missouri State University, in Springfield, Missouri, with a Bachelor of Science in Mass Media Communications. He attended Law School at the University of Missouri-Columbia, during which time he had four articles published in, and later became the Editor-in-Chief of, the Missouri Environmental Law and Policy Review. He was awarded the Ike Skelton Sr. Prize for Excellence in Trial Practice. Steven received his juris doctor from the University of Missouri-Columbia in 2003.

Steven has been with Hall, Ansley, Rodgers & Sweeney, P.C. since June 2003, practicing in the areas of real estate litigation/transactions, estate planning and probate litigation, and personal injury. He is licensed to practice law in Missouri, the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Missouri, the United States District Court for the Western District of Missouri, the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Missouri, and the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Western District of Missouri. In addition, Steven has taught Legal Research and Writing for the Finance and General Business Department at Missouri State University since the fall of 2005.

Personal:
Steven and his wife Jessica have been married since 1997, and they have two young sons. Steve enjoys video production, reading and photography in his spare time.

Areas of Practice

  • Personal Injury
  • Estate Planning
  • Probate Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Missouri
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Missouri
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Missouri
  • U.S. Bankruptcy Court Eastern District of Missouri
  • U.S. Bankruptcy Court Western District of Missouri

Education

  • University of Missouri-Columbia School of Law, Columbia, Missouri
    • J.D. - 2003
    • Honors: Ike Skelton Sr. Prize for Excellence in trial Practice
    • Law Review: Missouri Environmental Law and Policy Review, Editor in Chief
  • Missouri State University, Springfield, MO, USA
    • B.S. cum laude - 1996
    • Major: Mass Media Communication

Classes/Seminars

  • Legal Research and Writing for Finance and General Business Department, Missouri State University, 2005 - Present

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Missouri Bar Association, Member
  • Springfield Metropolitan Bar Association, Member
  • Per-course Faculty, Missouri State University