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Brian D. Klar

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Office: (314) 863-1117 Ext: 102
Fax: (314) 863-1118

1125 Olivette Executive Pkwy #120
St. Louis, Missouri 63132

All aspects of business representation, inclusive of business formation, intra-company agreements (including shareholder agreements, buy-sell agreements, etc), agreements with employees and independent contractors, vendor agreements, third party agreements, leases, purchases and sales of business assets and business termination.

All aspects of estate planning, including wills, trusts, family limited partnerships and powers of attorney.

All aspects of entertainment law, inclusive of television, music and other media forms involving artist representation, production, licensing and merchandising. 

All aspects of spirit production, branding, distribution and marketing. 

Representation of injured parties in all types of personal injury and work related actions.

All aspects of business litigation.


J.D., Washington University School of Law, St Louis, Missouri, 1986
Order of the Barristers

B.A., University of Vermont, 1982
Dean's List 1978-1982

Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice Missouri, 1987
Illinois, 1986
United States District Court – Eastern District of Missouri, 1990
United States District Court – Central District of Illinois, 1988
United States District Court – Southern District of Illinois, 1986
United States District Court - Western District of Missouri, 2014
Eighth Circuit Court of Appeals, 1992
Professional & Bar Association Memberships

The Missouri Bar
Member Since: 1987

The Illinois Bar
Member Since: 1986

The Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis
Member Since: 1990

Legal Specialties and Certifications
Martindale-Hubbell® AV-Preeminent Peer Review Rated™ Since 1999
Industry Areas
Small businesses of all types, national and international event and entertainment marketing firms, television production, product  merchandising and licensing, spirit production, distribution and marketing.
Community Involvement

·        Volunteer Lawyers for the Arts (VLAA)

o   January 2021 Featured “Client of the month” 

·        Pond Athletic Association (non-profit)

o   Coach

o   President, Board of Directors

o   Treasurer, Board of Directors 

·        ACM (non-profit)

o   President, Board of Directors 

·        Anti-Defamation League

o   Board of Directors

o   Executive Committee Member

·        St. Louis Sting Baseball Club

o   Board of Directors

o   Coach 

·        MRH High School

o   Assistant Baseball Coach