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A criminal matter can make you feel uncertain about what the future holds. At Wegge Law Firm, both of our attorneys are former prosecutors who have the legal insight you need and the commitment you seek to help you face these challenges. Get your life back on track today.

A Local Firm
With An Outsized Impact

It’s easy to feel overwhelmed by the legal system when you are confronting a criminal charge or a probate dispute. Making a mistake can jeopardize your good name, your rights and your goals. Your fears and doubts can crowd out any hope that you can protect yourself and the things that you value.

Turn to our team at Wegge Law Firm during this difficult time. Our attorney, Forrest Wegge, is Missouri natives and experienced litigators who know how to use the law to defend your interests. Before they founded our firm, our name partners worked as prosecutors where they learned the ins and outs of the criminal process.

When you choose to retain us, you benefit from the knowledge they gained on the other side of the aisle. Attorney Wegge bring decades of shared legal experience to the table. With their sharp defensive strategies, vast legal knowhow and their impressive record of success, they have the capacity to take unwinnable cases and get results. Throughout Jefferson County, our attorneys are well-regarded for their ability to make an outsized impact in the lives of their clients.

A Hillsboro Firm Serving Residents
Throughout Jefferson County And Eastern Missouri

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Your Mistakes Should Not Define You

Criminal charges can follow you long after you’ve fulfilled the terms of your sentence. Whether you are struggling with a first-time offense or you have a record, it is critical that you fight the charges skillfully from day one.

Having handled thousands of criminal cases, our attorneys know that the stakes are high in both misdemeanor and felony matters. They will explore all avenues to minimize the impact a violation has on your life.

As your advocate, we are not here to judge; we are here to defend you and ensure that your constitutional rights are respected. One failure in judgment should not determine your future or define you. Let us help you take the steps to safeguard your reputation and your freedoms.  

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Protect Your Rights

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Knowledgeable Counsel Throughout The Probate Process

In addition to representing clients in complex criminal matters, we advise Missouri residents and out-of-state clients on the probate process. Settling an estate can be a complex undertaking after you have lost a loved one.
We work closely with estate administrators, beneficiaries and other interested parties uncertain of the legal procedures that must be completed before assets and property can be distributed. Allow us to take on this legal burden so that you can attend to your grief and your family.

Make The System Work For You

The National Trial Lawyers | Top 40 Under 40
Nation's Premier | NACDA | Top Ten Ranking 2021 | 5 Stars

Meet Our Attorneys

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Forrest Wegge
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William Wegge