James Ahearn, Esq.

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Associate Attorney
Clayton, Missouri

Searching for the correct law firm to handle important matters such as a divorce or any family law matter can be a difficult decision. You can feel assured that your case will be handled with the utmost care with James Ahearn. James is an Associate Attorney in our Clayton, Missouri office.

James received his Juris Doctorate from St. Louis University School of Law. James has numerous other degrees as well. For example, he has a Master's in Clinical Counseling from the University of Missouri St. Louis.  He also has a Master's in Spanish from St. Louis University School of Law. He also has a B.A. in Spanish and English from St. Louis University.

Prior to working at Stange Law Firm, James worked at another law firm where family law was a substantial part of his practice. He also worked as a Crisis Intervention Counselor from the Behavioral Health Response.

When James is not in the office he enjoys cooking, baking, spending time with his husband, jogging along the river front and listening to audio books/podcasts.

Note: The choice of a lawyer is an important decision and should not based solely upon advertisements.

Areas of Practice

  • Family Law
  • Divorce
  • Contested Divorce
  • Uncontested Divorce
  • Child Custody
  • Child Support
  • Collaborative Law
  • Fathers' Rights
  • Gender Marker Changes
  • Juvenile Law
  • Modification
  • Paternity
  • Property Division
  • Same Sex Dissolution of Marriage and Seperation

Certified Legal Specialties

  • Provisional Licensed Professional Counselor

Bar Admissions

  • Missouri


  • Saint Louis University School of Law, St. Louis, Missouri
    • J.D.
  • Saint Louis University
    • M.A., Master of Arts
    • Major: Spanish
  • University of Missouri St. Louis
    • M.A., Master of Arts
    • Major: Clinical Counseling
  • St. Louis University
    • B.A., Bachelor of Arts
    • Major: English & Spanish

Past Employment Positions

  • St. Louis University (2012 - 2014), Adjunct Professor