Lake Saint Louis, Missouri

Coyne, Cundiff & Hillemann, P.C.

Coyne, Cundiff & Hillemann, P.C.

11230 Veterans Memorial Pkwy
Lake St Louis, MO 63367
(636) 561-5599
Coyne, Cundiff & Hillemann, P.C., Personal Injury Attorneys, Services, Lake St Louis, Missouri

If you’re facing legal issues in Lake St. Louis, MO, you deserve the help of the best local law firm. Coyne, Cundiff & Hillemann, P.C. was voted one of the top three law firms in the country by the St. Charles County Journal, and their team of aggressive trial attorneys is backed by more than 75 years of combined experience. They effectively and expertly represent clients in O’Fallon, Wentzville, and the surrounding areas, working hard to get the verdicts their clients need.

Whether you need a traffic offense attorney or a child custody lawyer, you will be in good hands with Coyne, Cundiff & Hillemann, P.C. Their firm practices personal injury law, family law, and criminal defense, including DWI and traffic offenses. They believe everyone deserves quality legal representation, and if you are facing criminal charges or sustained serious injuries, they are ready to serve you. Someone from their firm will guide you through every step of your legal proceedings, ensuring the best result for your case every time.

No matter what kind of legal predicament you find yourself in, the team at Coyne, Cundiff & Hillemann, P.C. knows there is a lot at stake for both you and your family. That’s why they give every client personalized care and attention. A defense lawyer or divorce attorney from their team will meet with you one-on-one to discuss your ultimate goals for the case and to help you determine the best way to proceed.

Visit Coyne, Cundiff & Hillemann, P.C. online to learn more about their legal team and practice areas. If you need legal assistance in the Lake St. Louis area, call (636) 561-5599 to schedule a free consultation today.

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Workplace accidents can happen to anyone, whether you work in an office building or on a construction site. In these unfortunate situations, a workers’ comp attorney can help yo...read more
If you were hurt in an accident that someone else caused, you might be entitled to compensation for the costs associated with treating your injuries. Before you can recover a si...read more
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If you’ve been charged with a DUI, you may be facing severe penalties, including jail time, fines, and license suspension. While this disrupts your life, you can limit some of the im...read more
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Child support is among the most important, but poorly understood, aspects of child custody disputes. Unfortunately, prevalent misconceptions and outdated information cause many paren...read more
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Deciding to adopt can be an exciting time. However, the process is often complex and involves many legalities. A knowledgeable family law attorney will offer invaluable adv...read more
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Parents rarely look forward to summer vacation as much as their kids do—unless they have a joint child custody arrangement with their ex. For moms and dads who do not get t...read more
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After going through a divorce, the upcoming holiday season may understandably feel overwhelming. It’s common to be apprehensive about planning your usual holiday soirée and to worry ...read more
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Whiplash is one of the most common car accident injuries. Although minor cases might heal on their own in a matter of days, severe instances have lasting repercussions, especial...read more
Halloween kicks off the holiday season, and divorced parents who share children can use it as a trial run to work out any custody kinks for Thanksgiving and Christmas. Every family’s...read more
Halloween is a fun day for children and adults alike, from costume parties to trick-or-treating. Unfortunately, while you may dress supernaturally, that doesn’t make you invincible, ...read more
Even if you are a safe and conscientious driver, you are not immune to auto accidents; others’ negligent actions on the road can still lead to crashes. It’s important to al...read more
The beginning of the fall semester can be a difficult time for co-parenting families, especially regarding child custody. The transition from summer vacation to school presents ...read more
Drunk driving is a serious public hazard, causing thousands of preventable auto accidents every year. But other driving behaviors can be just as dangerous, even if they don’t receive...read more
Dogs are incredibly intuitive, loyal, and protective, which is why many Americans believe they make the best pets. Still, as animals, many are unpredictable, and even the most well-b...read more
School is back in session, and regardless of how your kids get there every morning, you probably worry about them as soon as they leave the house. The personal injury team at Co...read more
Every year, anywhere between 25 and 50 million speeding tickets are issued to American drivers. Unfortunately, the effects of a ticket go well beyond financial inconvenience—speeding...read more
School is almost back in session, and commuters everywhere can expect to see more congestion on their way to and from work. Unfortunately, more traffic means more auto accidents. To ...read more
When is it necessary to have a lawyer for charges of driving while intoxicated (DWI) or driving under the influence (DUI)? At Coyne, Cundiff & Hillemann, P.C. in Lake St. Louis, ...read more
Following a divorce, courts often order one spouse to pay alimony. Unlike child custody and support payments, alimony is strictly on a spouse-to-spouse basis. The legal team at Coyne...read more
Losing a loved one is never easy, especially when their death could have been prevented. Wrongful death affects millions of Americans each year, so it’s important to understand how t...read more
Child custody cases are typically fueled by intense emotions and instincts to look out for the best interests of one's child. But these cases are also delicate legal matter...read more
Many adults dream of the day they can welcome a child into the family. While some can do so on their own, others turn to adoption through the help of a family law attorney. As t...read more
The first day of summer signifies celebrations. Family get-togethers, graduation parties, barbecues, and pool parties define summertime, and unfortunately, so do DUI charges. Ac...read more
June is PTSD Awareness Month. Post-traumatic stress disorder is a mental health condition that affects certain individuals who have survived traumatic experiences and find thems...read more
With May being Motorcycle Awareness Month, it’s vital for riders new and experienced to be fully apprised of essential safety tips that might save their lives. To this end, the firm ...read more
May is Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month, and it's a perfect time to refresh yourself on some motorcycle safety tips. Accidents involving motorcycles account for an astounding 13 per...read more
Memorial Day weekend is a prime time for backyard barbecues and celebrations that could include drinking alcoholic beverages. To help people avoid charges for driving under the influ...read more
Sleep deprivation isn’t just dangerous for your health, but it can also affect health and wellbeing of others. Don’t put yourself or others at risk by driving when you feel fatigued....read more
As the weather warms and the days grow longer, you're probably looking forward to swimming, barbecues and, of course, the Fourth of July. While personal fireworks displays are n...read more
When you have a child, you have an obligation to provide for them financially. Child custody and support laws vary by state, but they all have the same purpose: to protect children’s...read more
If you’ve been arrested and charged with a crime, you should hire a criminal defense lawyer right away. Generally speaking, the sooner you hire an attorney, the better the odds are f...read more
If you’ve been injured on the job, you may be entitled to workers’ compensation. The attorneys at Coyne, Cundiff & Hillemann, P.C. in Lake St. Louis, MO, encourage everyone ...read more
April is Alcohol Awareness Month and the DUI (Driving Under the Influence) attorneys at Coyne, Cundiff & Hillemann want to ensure their clients have all the f...read more
Missouri’s legal community plays an important role in educating the public about state laws and individual responsibilities. In keeping with this role and in honor of April’s designa...read more
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Domestic violence can take place without warning, but many behaviors are signals that someone might commit such an act. To increase public awareness of this crucial information, a se...read more
If you sustained serious injuries in an accident that was not your fault, you might be considering hiring a personal injury attorney. The team at Coyne, Cundiff & Hillemann, P.C....read more
Being charged with a crime is a terrifying prospect. If you are found guilty you will be subject to a range of significant consequences, including jail time. When facing a potential ...read more
Family law is a term for legal issues that can occur between family members, romantic partners or in some instances, roommates. The attorneys at Coyne Cundiff & Hillema...read more
When you sustain an injury, how do you figure out whether or not you should pursue legal action and compensation? In Lake St Louis, MO, the dedicated personal injury attorneys at Coy...read more
One of the difficult tasks divorcing parents face is telling their children their family is breaking up. A family law attorney at Coyne, Cundiff & Hillemann, P.C. in Lake St. Lou...read more
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Going through a divorce can be a long, arduous process—especially so when you’re also engaged in custody battles and trying to establish child support payments. Whether you’re t...read more
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If you get into an auto accident, do you know what to do? The personal injury lawyers at Coyne, Cundiff & Hillemann, P.C. in Lake St. Louis, MO, care about the community and want...read more
In the state of Missouri, driving while intoxicated is prosecuted under zero tolerance laws. If a driver is pulled over and suspected of being under the influence, they can be t...read more
You need support when you’re badly injured by another person’s careless behavior. In addition to the aid provided by family and medical staff, you can also benefit from hiring&n...read more
If you have children but are no longer coupled with the other parent, it’s likely you’ll need to learn quite a bit about child support. Even if you maintain a cooperative relationshi...read more