Peter J. Krane

Location: St. Louis, Missouri
Phone: (314) 621-7700, ext. 3226
Fax: (314) 621-1088




Peter is a Senior Attorney in the firm’s St. Louis office. Peter has represented healthcare systems, transportation companies, manufacturers, and governmental agencies.  He has tried cases in State and Federal courts throughout Missouri and Illinois. He started his professional career as an Assistant Prosecuting Attorney in St. Louis County before entering the private practice of law in St. Louis. In this time, Peter also served as the Municipal Judge for the City of Clayton, MO. After 32 years in the practice, Peter was privileged to act as the appointed County Counselor for St. Louis County where he managed the Law Department and served as the Chief Civil Legal Officer for the County.  Throughout his decades-long career, Peter has learned that communicating with and listening to his clients and colleagues are fundamental elements to successful representation.

Areas of Practice:

  • Railroad Defense
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Commercial Litigation and Dispute Resolution
  • Municipal Law
  • Insurance Defense

Bar Admissions:

  • Missouri
  • Illinois
  • S. District Court, Eastern District of Missouri
  • S. District Court, Southern District of Illinois
  • S. District Court, Central District of Illinois
  • S. Court of Appeals, 8th Circuit


  • Colby College, B.A. English, 1979
  • Washington University, J.D. 1982

Professional Associations and Memberships:

  • The Missouri Bar Association
  • The Illinois Bar Association