Jeffrey L. Wax


Frontenac, MO



Jeff is an AV-rated business and real estate attorney. He helps business owners and real estate investors, developers, and brokers solve problems and achieve their goals. Jeff enjoys working closely with clients and forming strong relationships so they can rely on him as part of their team.

Jeff has experience in transactions and litigation. His work includes: corporate entity formation; contract negotiation and drafting; real estate purchase and sale; business disputes and breach of contract; collections; landlord/tenant; eminent domain/condemnation; boundary and title disputes/adverse possession; employee non-competes/restrictive covenants; and probate. His clients range from local and regional businesses to national companies, as well as individuals and families.

Jeff focuses on helping clients solve or avoid problems through creative solutions and careful drafting. When litigation is necessary, he is aggressive but always mindful of cost. He is admitted to practice in Missouri and Illinois, and has appeared in both state and Federal courts.

Networking with other attorneys and professionals is an important aspect of Jeff’s practice. He is happy to make and receive introductions, which enhances his ability to serve his clients.

Jeff is a native St. Louisan and an Eagle Scout.

Litigation Percentage

  • 50% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Missouri, 2004
  • Illinois, 2005


  • Washington University School of Law, St. Louis, Missouri
    • J.D. - 2004
    • Honors: cum laude
    • Honors: Order of Coif
  • Miami University, Oxford, Ohio
    • B.A. - 2000

Published Works

  • Missouri's Reaction to Kelo: The Governor's Task Force and H.B. 1944, St. Louis Bar Journal, Spring, 2007

Honors And Awards

  • AV-Preeminent Rating from Martindale Hubbell