Thomas Burke

Practice Areas

Criminal Defense; D.W.I.; Traffic Law; Domestic Relations; Divorce; Adoption; Legal Separation

Representative Experience

  • Experience representing criminal clients in State and Municipal Courts from simple speeding violations to murder defense.
  • Represents domestic client’s in uncontested as well as high conflict cases of custody, contempt and support.
  • Extensive experience in the Juvenile Courts of St. Charles and St. Louis County.
  • 27 years as Guardian for children in litigation settings.

Bar Admissions

Missouri Bar and St. Charles County Bar


  • Service in Business Administration; Southwest Missouri State University, cum laude, 1979
  • Juris doctorate, University of Missouri, 1982

Awards & Recognitions

  • Prior President of the St. Charles County Bar Association
  • Volunteer Lawyer of the Year, Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis, 1997


State Bar of Missouri


Tom was born in Des Moines, Iowa and has been a resident of Missouri for 35 years. Tom and his family are members of St. Joseph’s Church in Cottleville, Missouri where he serves on the Parish Council.

Over 100 Years Experience in…




Felony and Misdemeanor Criminal Charges

Drunk Driving

Traffic Offense

Drug Charges

Personal Injury

Civil Litigation