Susan L. Amato

Founding Member

In 1992, after nearly a decade as a successful attorney and divorce mediator, Susan Amato founded her own practice with a focus on mediation and family law matters. Susan is a recognized trailblazer in mediation and collaborative law, on the forefront of introducing, developing and utilizing these methods in the St. Louis legal arena. She also has years of experience resolving complex family matters through litigation.

Susan received her B.A. in 1980 from St. Lawrence University. Susan then earned her law degree in 1983 from Washington University School of Law in St. Louis.

She has been named for many years by Saint Louis Magazine and by U.S. News as a “Best Lawyer” in the areas of Collaborative Family Law and Family Law Mediation, and has been named by Best Lawyers in America as 2015 St. Louis Collaborative Law: Family Law “Lawyer of the Year. Susan holds the Martindale Hubbell “AV” Peer Review Rating for achieving the highest level of professional excellence.


230 South Bemiston Ave
Suite 510
Clayton , Missouri , 63105
United States

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